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In fall, shy elk draw crowds along two Arkansas highways

Grazing herds prime-time viewing

Autumn in Arkansas means football, fall foliage and the rutting of the elk.

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Trump calls Democrats 'extreme,' 'dangerous' at Missouri rally

President Donald Trump urged Republicans to vote in the November midterm elections, saying the "Democrat Party" stands for crime and high taxes.

What caused flames to shoot 12 feet? Theories abound after fire flies from hole in Arkansas town

Flames flew from a hole in the ground in Midway early Monday.

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Demolition uncovers wall from Arkansas hotel torn down in 1944

Historians thought the Arcade Hotel was long gone.

Arkansas man charged in slaying of neighbor

Dale Wayne Bryant, 55, of Combs shot his neighbor in the back with a 12-gauge shotgun after an argument Aug. 8, according to a probable-cause report.

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At funeral in Little Rock, Bill Clinton remembers ex-aide's friendship, support

Carol Willis always had Bill Clinton's back.

Park ranger details '17 slaying

Flashlight kept him from shooting earlier, report reveals

The Buffalo National River ranger who fatally shot Jonathan Bolger on Aug. 20, 2017, said he wanted to shoot sooner.

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Park ranger details '17 slaying at Arkansas campground

Flashlight kept him from shooting earlier, report reveals

The Buffalo National River ranger who fatally shot Jonathan Bolger on Aug. 20, 2017, said he wanted to shoot sooner.

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Police: Dallas shooting kills Harding grad after officer mistook apartment for her own

An off-duty Dallas police officer fatally shot a Harding University graduate Thursday night after she walked into his apartment thinking it was her own, according to the Police Department.

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Clinton aide Carol Willis remembered as key in black-voter efforts

Carol D. Willis, a longtime aide to former President Bill Clinton, died Tuesday in Little Rock.

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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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