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Greg Harton: The artful dodgers

Sessions, parties playing the games of D.C.’s ‘swamp’

Subscriber onlyIn an increasingly digital world in which click-bait headlines and less substance rule, details matter more than ever. The political powers hope -- with some evidence they're right -- that Americans are content with generalities. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: Town hall tumult

Womack, Cotton get earfuls, but don’t expect them to change

Subscriber onlyLast week's town hall meetings in Northwest Arkansas were vital events that accomplished virtually nothing in terms of governing this nation. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: A moving target

Senate complicates Charlie Collins’ campus-carry bill

Subscriber onlyWithout question, if some murder-focused assailant opened fire on a college campus and I was a member of the faculty or staff nearby, at that moment I would want a gun to give me and those around me the best chance for survival. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: Crossing someone's line

Everyone has an opinion these days, thank goodness

Subscriber only"You're an idiot," was the caller's final remark. Continue reading...

Collins hits his target

Fayetteville lawmaker’s patience pays off on gun bill

Subscriber onlyState. Rep. Charlie Collins is nothing if not a long-term political strategist on the policy changes he hopes to see in Arkansas. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: Brother, can you spare a dollar?

Supreme Court ruling clears way for panhandlers

Subscriber onlyWord of a new level of permissiveness for beggars has quickly spread among the homeless and destitute. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: The good, the bad and ...

Lawmakers have varied ideas of necessary laws

Subscriber only"Even if it's a good idea but it's a bad piece of legislation, it shouldn't get out of this committee until it's a good idea and a good piece of legislation." Continue reading...

Greg Harton: The gifts of Northwest Arkansas

Region has so much for which residents can be thankful

Subscriber onlyWhen it comes to the gifts of 2016, it's easy to put our circumstances in Northwest Arkansas in perspective. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: Who's your ... parent?

Are birth certificates about biology, parenting or both?

Subscriber onlyPeople of the same sex who want to make a matrimonial commitment to one another, one recognized in all the legal ways a heterosexual marriage is, won a monumental victory in the U.S. Supreme Court last year in Obergefell vs. Hodges. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: The flim-flam factor

Trump tweets less important than his governance

Subscriber onlyDid Donald Trump have a extramarital affair with Vladimir Putin? Continue reading...

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Springdale police and firefighters work the scene of a three-vehicle accident Tuesday at Don Tyson P...

Springdale police and firefighters work the scene of a three-vehicle accident Tuesday at Don Tyson Parkway and Thompson Street in ...

Published: September 26, 2012

Caroline Solloway, 10, right, of Little Rock, explains Thursday the inspiration behind her artwork t...

Caroline Solloway, 10, right, of Little Rock, explains Thursday the inspiration behind her artwork that won a Keep Fayetteville Be...

Published: August 10, 2012

Hunter Rogers, right, with the Jones Center, loads bags Thursday filled with backpacks and school su...

Hunter Rogers, right, with the Jones Center, loads bags Thursday filled with backpacks and school supplies from Gordan and Linda S...

Published: August 10, 2012

The Cosmopolitan Hotel

The Cosmopolitan Hotel

Published: November 4, 2011

Construction workers demolish the McDonalds restaurant at 1641 N. College Avenue Wednesday, Jan. 19,...

Construction workers demolish the McDonalds restaurant at 1641 N. College Avenue Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011, to make way for constru...

Published: January 19, 2011

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