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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This summer, the 2018 Arkansas Archeological Society and Arkansas Archeological Survey Summer Training Program is taking place at Pea Ridge National Military Park. Participants are searching for artifacts in a portion of the park called Leetown. Volunteers have been taking part in the two-week summer program since 1964.

A Thursday roundup of news includes Sen. John Boozman supporting the end of separating families at the border, the effect of tariffs on the state's soybean industry, and another victory for the Razorbacks at the College World Series.

After two years on the Mulberry River, a music and arts festival is relocating, adding sporting events, and changing its name. The Homegrown Music and Mountain Sports Festival will take place at Fayetteville’s Kessler Mountain Regional Park June 22-24. Also new this year, admission will be free.

Smokehouse Players Present 'The Gin Game'

Jun 18, 2018

Becca Martin Brown from the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette tells us about a new theater company in Fayetteville. The group will present a two-person, Pulitzer Prize-winning show June 21-23 at the Ozark Mountain Smokehouse.

Glatfelter Hosts Official Grand Opening

Jun 15, 2018

Michael Tilley from Talk Business & Politics gives us an update from this morning's celebration at Glatfelter's Fort Smith location. The manufacturing company has made a $90 million investment in an old Mitsubishi plant and employs about 70 people.