Northeast Arkansas


UA, Buyer Call Off $16.5M Pine Tree Land Sale

UA, Buyer Call Off $16.5M Pine Tree Land Sale
7 days ago

The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture says it will not go forward with a proposed $16.5 million land sale that drew opposition from Arkansas legislators and Arkansas' senior U.S. Senator.


2020 Brought Feast, Famine to Private Companies

2020 Brought Feast, Famine to Private Companies

Business ListBanking & FinanceHealth CareLegalRestaurants & FoodTechnology & TelecomTransportationCover Story

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 >

Buttigieg Visits Closed Interstate 40 Bridge in Tennessee

Buttigieg Visits Closed Interstate 40 Bridge in Tennessee

Transportation

U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg traveled to Tennessee on Thursday to learn how the closure of the Interstate 40 bridge connecting that state and Arkansas has affected freight movement since it was shut down more than three weeks ago when a crack was found in the span. read more >

Arkansas Business Seeks Nominations for CFO of the Year

Arkansas Business Seeks Nominations for CFO of the Year

Banking & FinanceHealth CareTechnology & TelecomTransportation

Arkansas Business is now taking nominations for its annual CFO of the Year Awards. Honorees will receive their awards during a live luncheon ceremony on Nov. 3 at the DoubleTree in Little Rock. read more >

Medical Marijuana Licensing Tests Scales of Justice

Medical Marijuana Licensing Tests Scales of Justice

Health CareLegalCover Story

As Arkansas' fledgling medical marijuana industry passed $300 million in cumulative sales, its licensing system for cannabis businesses was taking fire in court, not least for granting a cultivation license to a company that didn't legally exist. read more >