Winter Weather Closes Businesses, Causes 3 Deaths by Arkansas Business staff Posted 12/23/2004 11:28 am Updated 5 years ago Severe winter weather that began about noon Wednesday has closed businesses and schools and resulted in at least three deaths on the state's highways. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.