Tagged: rick fahr

Forecasting The High-Tech Horizon

by Rick Fahr 3/9/2015 12:00 am

Over the years, I found myself growing better able to look at the thunderheads as they developed over White, Independence, Cleburne and Prairie counties and predict whether the rain would reach us or pass by. To be sure, beyond the local weather forecast, there wasn’t a lot of technology brought to bear in regard to our meteorological concerns. Today’s farmers, though, are using technology in a big way, and not just to study the weather.

#ARWX: Officials Say Storm Damage Less Than Expected

by Associated Press 2/17/2015 7:20 am

Arkansas safety and transportation officials on Monday said the fallout from sleet and snow wasn't as bad as officials feared after temperatures dropped more than 40 degrees in two days.

River Valley Leader Keeps Plan for 'Toy Helicopter' Coverage

by Kate Knable 1/21/2013 12:00 am

Rick Fahr, publisher of the River Valley Leader of Russellville, expects to launch by Feb. 1 an unmanned aerial vehicle for shooting video.

Rick Fahr to Introduce UAV Videos for River Valley Leader

by Kate Knable 12/10/2012 12:00 am

Rick Fahr, the new general manager and publisher of the online-only River Valley Leader, plans to enhance his media company’s news coverage with streaming video shot by an unmanned aerial vehicle.

Rick Fahr Hired as GM, Publisher of the River Valley Leader

by Kate Knable 12/4/2012 11:08 am

Former Log Cabin Democrat publisher Rick Fahr is now general manager and publisher of the online-only River Valley Leader.