Zuzanna Sitek

Reporter, Ozarks at Large

On today's edition of Ozarks, the state of Arkansas executes its first inmate in over a decade. Plus, U of A students organize a March for Science. 

Courtesy: March for Science NWA

Two University of Arkansas students and lab partners are behind the March for Science that will be taking place in Fayetteville this Saturday. Zachary Renfro and Brayley Gattis say they wanted to start a conversation about how science impacts our daily lives and why it is important to keep funding the EPA, NASA and NIH.

On today’s edition of Ozarks, the transition from planned community to city continues for Bella Vista. And we’ll spend time in the Ozark National Forest searching for the unusual crossbill.


Courtesy: City of Bella Vista

At their next meeting, the Bella Vista City Council will consider a resolution that would create an Advertising & Promotion Commission through a tax on prepared food and lodging. City leaders, including the Property Owners Association, feel an A&P Commission would boost the visibility of Bella Vista's existing businesses and amenities and encourage other businesses to move to town.

On today's edition of Ozarks, a conversation with Fresh Air guest host and TV critic David Bianculli. Also, the latest regarding executions in Arkansas.