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State 'Dreamers' persist, with hope

Subscriber onlyLorena Martinez joined other "Dreamers" on Monday in bids to renew legal immigration protections they faced losing, seizing on a court order that she hopes will save her job and keep her family intact. Continue reading...

In emails, UA athletics vows to help foundation

Subscriber onlyArkansas' athletic department pledged to help its nonprofit fundraising arm collect more money from students "even if it's outside our job description." Continue reading...

UA in '17 waved off foundation's $12.7M; fundraising for stadium tops expectations

Subscriber onlyThe UA released the foundation from $12.7 million in pledges made to Razorback Stadium renovations and to debt from building the football center. Continue reading...

Bielema buyout terms revealed after AG opinion

Agreement puts it at $15.4M, but amount still not finalized

Subscriber onlyFormer University of Arkansas, Fayetteville football Coach Bret Bielema's deal with the Razorback Foundation set his buyout at $15.4 million if the university fired him in 2017, according to a copy of the agreement released late Thursday under the state's open-records law. Continue reading...

After attorney general ruling, UA releases Bielema's deal with Razorback Foundation

The University of Arkansas, Fayetteville on Thursday evening released former football coach Bret Bielema’s agreement with the nonprofit foundation that supports university athletics. Continue reading...

Two bodies found in auto in southeastern Arkansas

Subscriber onlyA southeastern Arkansas sheriff has requested that state police investigate the deaths of a man and a woman found Saturday inside a car. Continue reading...

Bielema blocks public release of buyout terms, UA says

Subscriber onlyFormer Razorbacks football Coach Bret Bielema has temporarily blocked public disclosure of a deal he signed with the nonprofit foundation that supports University of Arkansas, Fayetteville athletics, a university spokesman said Thursday evening. Continue reading...

Bielema's buyout deal not yet final, UA told

Terms still unsigned, foundation says

Subscriber onlyNearly one month after his firing, former Arkansas coach Bret Bielema's reported $11.8 million buyout agreement with the program has not been finalized. Continue reading...

Rain lifts burn bans in all but 4 counties

Subscriber onlyRainfall washed away dozens of burn bans across Arkansas this week, erasing most of what had became one of the state's broadest open-fire prohibitions in half a decade, officials said. Continue reading...

UA, Razorback Foundation emails number 20,000 pages

Separation cited as other files cloaked

Subscriber onlyAbout three dozen University of Arkansas, Fayetteville employees exchanged an estimated 20,000 pages of emails this year with the nonprofit foundation that supports Razorback athletics, university officials said. Continue reading...

In UA sports firings, hiring, process foggy

Subscriber onlyArkansas has fired and hired an athletic director and a football coach in the past month - but how it got to each point is hazy. Continue reading...

Van off to DACA rally; Arkansans to join D.C. crowd, push for bill

Subscriber onlyHis future clouded, Humberto Marquez boarded a van Tuesday and headed for the nation's capital, where he and a dozen other Arkansans will join thousands from across the country today in pursuit of relief for so-called Dreamers. Continue reading...

UA fires Bielema after dreary year

Quick exit clears way for coach search

Subscriber onlyArkansas fired football Coach Bret Bielema on Friday, minutes after losing 48-45 to Missouri in the Razorbacks' final game of a 4-8 season. Continue reading...

Arkansas, nation see surge in citizenship sign-ups; state's 54% gain U.S.’ 4th-highest

Subscriber onlyApplications for U.S. citizenship have spiked in Arkansas -- and so has the backlog of unfinished cases -- amid a nationwide surge in legal permanent residents seeking citizenship through naturalization, a national report shows. Continue reading...

Hogs’ Little Rock games remain a possibility after 2018

Subscriber onlyNo one knows for certain if the Arkansas Razorbacks will continue playing games at Little Rock's War Memorial Stadium after 2018. Continue reading...

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