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Lance Turner

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Lance Turner has been with Arkansas Business since 1999 and has been Interactive Editor since 2000. Turner oversees content for ABPG sites, including ArkansasBusiness.com, where he edits the Daily Report enewsletter.

He appears regularly on CBS affiliate KTHV-TV, Channel 11, providing business news reports on "Today's THV This Morning." He is also a panelist on AETN's weekly public affairs program, "Arkansas Week."

He's on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.

Last 10 Articles & Blog Posts

Sun Paper, Hutchinson Sign Intent Letter to Study $1.4B South Arkansas Plant

A long-planned paper plant in south Arkansas has taken another step forward. Shandong Sun Paper Industry on Monday signed a letter of intent with Gov. Asa Hutchinson and the Arkansas Economic Development Commission to study building a $1.4 billion pulp mill in the area. read more >

Arkansas Unemployment Falls to 5.1 Percent in October

Arkansas' unemployment rate fell to 5.1 percent in October, down from 5.2 percent in September and 5.8 percent in October 2014. read more >

State Claims Commission Awards Metheny Family $2M

The Arkansas Claims Commission has ordered the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences to pay $2 million to the family of a man whose surgeon operated on the wrong side of his brain. read more >

Asa Hutchinson to Tout Arkansas at American Chamber of Commerce in Japan

Gov. Asa Hutchinson is continuing his trade mission in Asia, beginning his second full day in Japan with a schedule that includes a speech at a luncheon hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce Wednesday in Nagoya. read more >

Dillard's 3Q Net Income Down 17 Percent; Same-Store Sales Down 4 Percent

Dillard's Inc. of Little Rock is the latest retailer to report disappointing earnings ahead of the holiday shopping season. Shares ended the day down 6 percent. read more >

Asa Hutchinson Plans Trade Mission to Japan, China

Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Friday announced plans to make his third international business development trip, this time to China and Japan on Nov. 15-24. read more >

Better Fuel Margins Aid Murphy USA 3Q Profit

Murphy USA Inc. of El Dorado on Wednesday reported a slight decline in third-quarter net income, but income from continuing operations rose in part on better margins on retail fuel sales. read more >

Acxiom Returns to Profitability With 2Q Net Income of $10.7M

Acxiom Corp. of Little Rock reports second-quarter net income of $10.7 million, or 14 cents per share, a big swing from a loss of $1.5 million, or 2 cents per share, in the same quarter last year. read more >

Arvest Report: Consumer Sentiment Declines in Arkansas

Arkansans' opinions about the economy have fallen since March, bringing a key consumer sentiment measure more in line with national attitudes, according to a new report sponsored by Arvest Bank. read more >

Murphy USA to Sell Texas Ethanol Plant for $94M

Green Plains Inc. of Omaha, Nebraska, agrees to buy an ethanol production facility in Hereford, Texas, owned by Murphy USA Inc. of El Dorado, for $94 million. read more >


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