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Rogers' LPGA Event Closed to Spectators

Rogers' LPGA Event Closed to Spectators
2 weeks ago

The 14th Walmart NW Arkansas Championship, a three-day LPGA Tour, will be played without fans on the course this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic.


SEC Goes to Conference-Only Schedule, Sept. 26 Start

SEC Goes to Conference-Only Schedule, Sept. 26 Start

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The powerhouse Southeastern Conference reconfigures its schedule to include only league games in 2020, a pandemic-forced decision that pushes major college football closer to a siloed regular season in which none of the power conferences cross paths. read more >

Arkansas Lenders Count the Cost of Grace

Arkansas Lenders Count the Cost of Grace

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Arkansas bankers are wading into the numbers to gauge the health of their loan portfolios after extending an opening round of financial grace to customers. read more >

Arkansas Gets $40M for U.S. 67 Improvement

Arkansas Gets $40M for U.S. 67 Improvement

Transportation

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced last month that it was awarding $40 million to the Arkansas Transportation Department to reconstruct and improve two sections of U.S. Highway 67 in Jacksonville and Cabot. read more >

Tracing Virus, Asking How Much to Tell Public

Tracing Virus, Asking How Much to Tell Public

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Gov. Asa Hutchinson is caught between his deep allegiance to faith and commerce and his duty to public safety in deciding how much to tell the public in the coronavirus pandemic. read more >

Arkansas Industries Attempt to Divine The Post-Pandemic Future

Arkansas Industries Attempt to Divine The Post-Pandemic Future

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Some, like the hospitality industry, are bracing for a long, slow return to pre-COVID vitality. Others, like the energy sector, see a quicker recovery after the early swoon. Some trends seem baked into expectations, like reliance on home-based employees and the technology they use. read more >