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Unemployment Rates in Arkansas Reach Pre-Pandemic Levels

Unemployment Rates in Arkansas Reach Pre-Pandemic Levels

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Just as unemployment fell statewide in October, to 3.7%, unemployment rates in all eight Arkansas metro areas also declined, with rates falling by 0.2 to 0.4 percentage points. read more >

Arkansas Reloads as Ammo-Making State

Arkansas Reloads as Ammo-Making State

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Fiocchi of America and Vista Outdoor were attracted to the state because of its workforce, geography in the supply chain, and gun-loving culture. They also appreciated a warm welcome from local and state officials — including incentives. read more >

UA's Chip Comes In: It's Silicon Carbide

UA's Chip Comes In: It's Silicon Carbide

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A semiconductor fabrication center to be built by the University of Arkansas already has a vote of confidence from the U.S. government in the form of $23.3 million in federal grants. read more >