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Arkansas kayaker finds prosthetic leg, locates owner

Michael Nelson thought his jig was hung up on a piece of wood.

Battered Arkansas man who claims police brutality won't be charged

A prosecutor said he won't pursue criminal charges against an Ash Flat man who filed a police brutality lawsuit after his Nov. 13, 2016, arrest.

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PHOTOS: Work on Arkansas building yields shops of 100 years ago

The new owners of a 120-year-old building on the downtown Fayetteville square didn't know what they had until they started peeling off the mod facade from 1958.

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New program to let Crystal Bridges museum art 'speak' to viewers

Don't be surprised if George Washington starts talking to you some day at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

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Newark man arrested in fatal shooting

A 33-year-old Newark man has been arrested in connection with Monday’s shooting death of Steven Reed, 27, of Newport, according to a news release from Independence County Sheriff Shawn Stephens.

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PHOTOS: Apparent remnants of Model T's dug up in Arkansas city

Rusty bits offer peek at past life

Remains have been exhumed on Main Street.

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Old stage trail faces last historic hurdle; hundreds of miles would be in Arkansas

National nod now up to Congress

The National Park Service and U.S. Department of the Interior have approved a plan to make the 3,000-mile Butterfield Overland Trail a national historic trail.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette publisher, others earn press group accolades

The Arkansas Press Association honored several people at an awards banquet Friday night in Eureka Springs.

Killer gets 30-year term

A Pope County man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the 2016 shooting death of Ricky Partin.

Plea in killing nets Arkansas man 30 years in prison

A Pope County man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for the 2016 shooting death of Ricky Partin.

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Kenny Underdown of Alpena gets horses ready Friday morning to pull his wagon 71 miles from Harrison ...

Kenny Underdown of Alpena gets horses ready Friday morning to pull his wagon 71 miles from Harrison to Springdale. Underdown is wa...

Published: June 23, 2018

Underdown and his granddaughter, Raegan Lair, are in the lead wagon waiting for the Harrison Roundup...

Underdown and his granddaughter, Raegan Lair, are in the lead wagon waiting for the Harrison Roundup Club Annual Wagon Train to be...

Published: June 23, 2018

Charlie Bookout, one of the owners of The Carpenter Building in Gentry, stands in front of the build...

Charlie Bookout, one of the owners of The Carpenter Building in Gentry, stands in front of the building Friday. The building is be...

Published: April 9, 2018

A poster advertising American Made outside the Silver Screen Theater in Mena on Wednesday.

A poster advertising American Made outside the Silver Screen Theater in Mena on Wednesday.

Published: October 1, 2017

Cathie Brown removes pies Friday from the oven at the Oark Grocery and Cafe, where she works. Brown ...

Cathie Brown removes pies Friday from the oven at the Oark Grocery and Cafe, where she works. Brown hasn't been able to get to her...

Published: May 7, 2017

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