Tagged: Outtakes

Hutchinson, a Flawed Site and Defining Exploitation

Hutchinson, a Flawed Site and Defining Exploitation

OuttakesHealth CareLegalTechnology & Telecom

Gov. Hutchinson puzzled techies and Luddites alike by making a federal case out of what seemed to be a good Samaritan’s report that the Arkansas Pandemic Unemployment Assistance website was inadvertently revealing applicants’ Social Security and banking numbers. read more >

State Turns to CJRW For Virus Messaging

State Turns to CJRW For Virus Messaging

OuttakesHealth Care

A new $650,000 communications campaign for the state’s COVID economic recovery task force is in development at CJRW, the state’s longtime marketing firm for parks and tourism. read more >

Wehco and Payroll

Wehco and Payroll

Outtakes

Walter Hussman Jr., the Democrat-Gazette publisher and chairman of Wehco Inc., the chain that owns the paper, shared details last week after obtaining federal coronavirus relief loans through Simmons Bank of Pine Bluff. read more >

Papers in Peril, Part II: ‘Got to Reduce Our Costs’

Papers in Peril, Part II: ‘Got to Reduce Our Costs’

Outtakes

Cutbacks at American dailies have been coming, well, daily, and Democrat-Gazette President and General Manager Lynn Hamilton put out a call last Monday for all employees to consider voluntary furloughs or perhaps working four rather than five days a week, at commensurate pay. read more >

And That’s the News, Live From the Basement

And That’s the News, Live From the Basement

OuttakesTechnology & Telecom

Melinda Mayo and Barry Brandt are just two examples of local news team members using connective tech and personal ingenuity to send news and weather reports from their homes to yours. read more >

When Grieving Is Remote, and Hugs Come by Cell

When Grieving Is Remote, and Hugs Come by Cell

OuttakesHealth CareTechnology & Telecom

Just as it has on American life, COVID-19 is reshaping the American way of death, disrupting yet another industry as families set small graveside services, postpone memorials and in some places turn to cremation rather than burial. read more >

KTHV's Ed Buckner Takes Leave

KTHV's Ed Buckner Takes Leave

OuttakesHealth Care

KTHV chief meteorologist Ed Buckner announced in a Facebook post he's taking a leave of absence to heal from complications of Tourette syndrome. read more >