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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Tonight, KUAF 91.3 will broadcast a live performance of the Artosphere Festival Orchestra at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Monday night, the latest installment of the Trillium Salon Concert Series will take place at 21c Museum Hotel in Bentonville.

The Walmart NW Arkansas Championship returns to Rogers next week. The LPGA tournament features various community events including BITE NW Arkansas, a three-day food festival that highlights local restaurants like Saiwok Vietnamese Street Food.

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What happens to migrant children once they reach the U.S. border has been a much discussed topic over the last month. There have been reports that the government has lost track of about 1,500 immigrant children, then there was the announcement that the Trump administration has instituted a policy of separating children from their parents at the border. To sort through some of the immigration law surrounding migrant children we reached out to Laura Ferner, a partner at Crouch, Harwell, Fryar and Ferner.

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Officials gathered on the southeast section of The Jones Center campus yesterday to host a groundbreaking ceremony for the Runway Bike Park. The project is expected to be finished by Labor Day. The park will be the site of the Red Bull Pump Track World Championship Final Oct. 13.

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The Northwest Arkansas Food Bank is expanding its mobile pantry program to two new cities this week. The mobile pantry traveled to the Carroll County Senior Center in Berryville this morning and Friday it will make a stop at the Springdale Senior Center.

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