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Tyson Foods to Buy Keystone for $2.16B Cash

Tyson Foods to Buy Keystone for $2.16B Cash

Tyson Foods Inc. of Springdale announced Monday that it will buy the Keystone Foods business from Marfrig Global Foods of São Paulo, Brazil, for $2.16 billion in cash.
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McDonald's to Spend $69M Renovating 100 Arkansas Restaurants

McDonald's announced this week that it and its franchisees are investing $69 million in Arkansas in 2018 and 2019 to renovate and modernize approximately 100 of its restaurants throughout the state.
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Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport Has Covered Parking Deck

Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport has opened its $35 million covered parking deck.
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Proposal to Raise Arkansas Minimum Wage Qualifies for Ballot

A measure to gradually raise Arkansas' minimum wage to $11 an hour by 2021 has qualified for the November ballot.
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