Remembering Jimmy Breslin

Mar 21, 2017

John Brummett, with the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, recalls his connections with legendary writer Jimmy Breslin.

If That Ain't Country

Mar 21, 2017

Sean Hickey, a weekend announcer at KUAF, is also the host of a nationally-syndicated program called If That Ain't Country.  He gives us suggestions for honky-tonk, bluegrass and western swing.

Z. Sitek / KUAF

This month, Gallup and Healthways released their 2015-2016 community well-being rankings. Northwest Arkansas was 29th on the list. The Fort Smith metro area was 189th out of 189 communities. The two regions are about an hour drive apart. Governor Asa Hutchinson, who has called both areas home, Fort Smith Mayor Sandy Sanders and the interim CEO of the NWA Council weigh in on the results. For the rankings, click here.

On today's program, we learn what insects are good for a garden. Also, a look at bees: both how to get a surprise swarm of the bugs out of one's yard and a look at why bees are vanishing.

Homes Sales Get Boost in River Valley

Mar 20, 2017

Michael Tilley, from Talk Business and Politics, examines the latest home sales information from Crawford and Sebastian counties.