Ozarks At Large

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This locally produced news magazine has covered news, sports, politics, arts & culture and the quirky and unusual happenings in the Ozarks for more than two decades.

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Ozarks at Large for Friday, May 25, 2018

May 25, 2018

On today’s show, we hear concerns over how neighborhoods are evolving in northwest Arkansas. And we hear about the landscapes, and other works, of Georgia O’Keeffe and contemporary artists alike. And although he’s moved to Portland, Arkansas native Jonathan Trawick keeps the musical landscapes of the Ozarks close.

courtesy: City of Fayetteville

One person's appropriate infill development for a growing region is another person's anxiety about changing neighborhoods. Residents in Fayetteville's Parksdale neighborhood recently found out their portion of the city was zoned for multi-family residential development after a three-story duplex went up in the area. They have started a petition to downgrade the zoning in the neighborhood to keep most of the development to single-family homes and two-story structures.

 

Election Reflection in Fort Smith

May 25, 2018

Michael Tilley with Talk Business and Politics considers three interesting results from Tuesday's primary. He explains why he thinks the Fort Smith millage passed, why there is no runoff for Sebastian County sheriff and what's next in an odd legislative race.

A. Grajeda / KUAF

Georgia O’Keeffe is known for her paintings of enormous flowers, landscapes, feminine forms and still lifes. Her work continues to influence the creations of modern-day artists. Paintings and sculptures by O’Keeffe and contemporary artists will be on display at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art May 26 through Sept. 3.

Your Memorial Day Weekend Checklist

May 25, 2018

Becca Martin Brown, with the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, is on the road this holiday weekend. She still finds time to call in with her top ten suggestions for spending time with friends between now and Tuesday.

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