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Biden Budget Includes $149M for Three Rivers Project

Biden Budget Includes $149M for Three Rivers Project

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President Joe Biden's proposed budget for fiscal year 2022 includes $149 million for the Three Rivers Project, which officials say would prevent an economically devastating shutdown of the 50-year-old McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System. read more >

U.S. Infrastructure Showing Its Age

U.S. Infrastructure Showing Its Age

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As of early last week, President Joe Biden's eight-year, $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure deal appeared to be holding, but polarization in Washington makes the deal fragile. read more >

Women's Stunted Capital Blocks Better Economy

Women's Stunted Capital Blocks Better Economy

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Arkansas is missing out on tax revenue, jobs, wealth building, new products and services that could improve lives, business diversity and community investment, all because women struggle to access business capital. read more >

Dorothy Shaver: Arkansas' Retail Genius

Dorothy Shaver: Arkansas' Retail Genius

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Born in southwest Arkansas, Dorothy Shaver brought international fame to Lord & Taylor. Under her leadership for 14 years, the store's sales grew from $30 million to $100 million. read more >

2020 Brought Feast, Famine to Private Companies

2020 Brought Feast, Famine to Private Companies

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Data collected for this week's list of private companies illustrated the uneven and sometimes counterintuitive impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on various industries. read more >

Two Ways to Protect Your Intellectual Property

Two Ways to Protect Your Intellectual Property

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Any company that is innovating and developing new products needs to protect its intellectual property, and there are two primary ways to do that: declare a trade secret or file a patent. read more >

Unity Health Purchase Surpasses $7.7M (Real Deals)

Unity Health Purchase Surpasses $7.7M (Real Deals)

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Searcy's Unity Health-Jacksonville purchased the former North Metro Medical Center at 1400 Braden St., the 12,358-SF Marshall Road Medical Clinic at 813 Marshall Road and the 6,566-SF Kareer Kids day care at 901 MacArthur Drive. read more >