Ahead on this edition of Ozarks at Large, we learn how Arkansas plans to train its emergency first responders to better work with people with disabilities. When it does, it will become one of just two states in the nation that does so. Plus, what the city of Springdale plans to do with Rabbit Foot Lodge; the city recently purchased the unique log home and the sprawling estate it rests on.
Governor Asa Hutchinson names the top lobbyist for the University of Arkansas System as the state's new education commissioner. The Independent Citizens' Salary Commission hears comments regarding proposed pay increases for the state's elected officials. And the Arkansas River is upgraded by the Army Corps of Engineers as a high-use waterway.