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Assessing Healthcare's Future

6 hours ago

A Monday roundup: Senator Tom Cotton says patience is a virtue when creating healthcare policy and Arkansas hits another record jobless rate low.

Guns Still Discussed by Lawmakers

Mar 24, 2017

A day after a concealed-carry bill was signed into law the Arkansas House passed amendments to that legislation.

Northwest Arkansas Continues to Grow

Mar 23, 2017

A Thursday roundup includes new numbers from the US Census Bureau regarding the continued growth for northwest Arkansas' population.

Considering the Death Penalty

Mar 22, 2017

A Wednesday roundup includes conversations in the Arkansas Legislature about the death penalty.

Legislature Eyes Parole

Mar 21, 2017

A Tuesday roundup includes the latest action from the Arkansas Legislature regarding parole, work release and voter ID.