Northwest Arkansas


Buffalo National River Redesignation: Pros and Cons

Buffalo National River Redesignation: Pros and Cons This article is available only in print.

by Marty Cook – 7 days ago

Redesignation proponents say it will result in additional federal funding for infrastructure improvements and more visitors who will generate more economic activity in the region. But opponents say the move would cause commercialization of their beloved river wilderness and transform it into a trendy destination for the rich.


Arkansas' Unemployment Rate Rises to 3.1%

Arkansas' Unemployment Rate Rises to 3.1%

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Arkansas' unemployment rate rose two-tenths of a percentage point from September to settle at 3.1% in October, according to a report Friday from the state Division of Workforce Services. read more >