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Subscriber onlyE-waste collectionto be held at arena Continue reading...

Little Rock, North Little Rock, Sherwood to decide recycling price rise

$4.14 in contract a month; no glass

Subscriber onlyThree Pulaski County cities will ask their councils to approve new curbside recycling terms that would raise customer prices and stop glass collection. Continue reading...

Environment notebook

Subscriber onlyGovernor, others due at convention Continue reading...

State notice on Arkansas hog farm issued

Agency draft of permit denial opens public comment period

Subscriber onlyArkansas environmental regulators issued Monday their public notice of a draft decision to deny a new operating permit to a large hog farm in the Buffalo River's watershed. Continue reading...

$1.4M earmarked for Illinois River for cleanup projects

Subscriber onlyAbout $1.4 million appropriated more than a decade ago to help the Illinois River will be distributed to applicants who want to implement practices to improve the river’s condition. Continue reading...

NW Arkansas cities revisit water proposal

Subscriber onlyA group of Northwest Arkansas cities is amending its proposal for a statewide nutrient pollution trading program after receiving dozens of comments from people concerned about its draft state regulation. Continue reading...

Census figures show drop in state poverty

Subscriber onlyFewer Arkansans lived in poverty in 2017 than in the several years before, according to data released today by the U.S. Census Bureau. Continue reading...

Body found in Arkansas apartment once rented by missing woman, jailed son

Subscriber onlyFort Smith police have recovered a body from an apartment once rented by a missing woman and her son, an officer said Monday. Continue reading...

Trustee Favors to lead Arkansas Baptist College

Subscriber onlyArkansas Baptist College has hired one of its trustees to be its new interim president, the college announced this week. Continue reading...

Little Rock doctor struck by drunken driver treated in trauma system he helped create

Subscriber onlyShortly after a Jeep Cherokee crashed into his motorcycle, Todd Maxson lay in his critical-care hospital bed, broken and bruised all over his body, and told his wife, Amy, he was going to dance with her again. Continue reading...

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Angela Chandler, geologist supervisor with the Arkansas Geological Survey, marks locations of differ...

Angela Chandler, geologist supervisor with the Arkansas Geological Survey, marks locations of different rock types March 6 in an e...

Published: April 9, 2018

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