Antoinette Grajeda

KUAF host and contributor of "Ozarks at Large"

Antoinette Grajeda is a producer and reporter for Ozarks at Large. She began her professional career as a print journalist in 2007 and joined the KUAF staff in 2009. She earned a B.A. and M.A. in Journalism from the University of Arkansas. Since 2007, Antoinette has participated in the NWA Gridiron Show, which raises money for scholarships. She has also volunteered with the Lemke Journalism Project since 2008. This six-week program teaches high school students about journalism and encourages them to pursue higher education.

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Museum Celebrates Art of John Bell

3 hours ago
courtesy: Fort Smith RAM

Becca Martin Brown of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette says painter John Bell Jr. spent his whole life capturing the history and magic of Arkansas. Some of his works are now on display at the Fort Smith Regional Art Museum. The exhibit runs through April 22.

Police Department Audit Still in Progress

Jan 19, 2018

Michael Tilley from Talk Business and Politics has updates on an audit of the Fort Smith Police Department, construction of the U.S. Marshals Museum and home sales in the River Valley.

Tough Theatre on Stage in NWA

Jan 19, 2018

This week and next, Becca Martin Brown of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette says you can catch some plays with serious themes including Cabaret at Walton Arts Center and Animal Farm at Arts Live Theatre.

courtesy: Oxingale Records

Troika, the newest album from Matt Haimovitz and Christopher O'Riley, explores music of the Slavic soul. The cello and piano duo performs works of Russian composers Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, and Shostakovich as well as more recently written, popular works. You can listen to an interview with the musicians during Thursday's edition of Of Note with Katy Henriksen.

The Secretary of Homeland Security is terminating Temporary Protected Status for El Salvador. This protected status was offered to Salvadorans following an earthquake in 2001. The designation officially terminates Sept. 9, 2019 and could impact about 200,000 Salvadorans living in the United States including northwest Arkansas resident Barbara Gutierrez.