Arkansas Blog

Photo adds to case against Josh Duggar; his attorneys want it excluded from trial

'Caught-red handed 'is how The Sun tabloid spun the story.

Today's news: Politics, virus, refugees and more

A quiet day, if you don't count hot legislative air.

Coronavirus today: Trend continues to edge downward

A continuing trend downward in the number seriously ill, but another 1,500 new cases and 20 more deaths..

Congressional districting discussion continues, with focus on 'slicing and dicing' Pulaski County

The debate continues, with lots of discussion today on splitting up Pulaski County and shifting some farm counties in the Delta to the 4th District.

Money approved for study of medical marijuana in Arkansas

Is it working? Does dosage make a difference? These are among the questions to be studied.

Maumelle man pleads guilty to assaulting a flight attendant

Negotiated guilty plea in case arising on flight from Charlotte to Little Rock.

Catholic Charities to resettle 49 Afghans in Central Arkansas

Refugees expected to begin arriving in Central Arkansas in October.

Jonesboro City Council turns back political stunts on abortion, vaccinations

Jonesboro council rejects a couple of resolutions empty of practical meaning, but laden with politics.

Little Rock lays out plan for filling City Board seat

Applications must be filed by Sept. 30, with a final decision coming Oct. 12.

Today's news: From a deadly virus to dog food (and there's a connection)

The virus, pet food, racism. That and more in the news roundup today.

Sinclair Broadcasting executives hold discussion on the KATV wig incident, apologize again

KATV's owner hears from the African-American community about a joke that fell flat and broader concerns.

Police arrest suspect in Tuesday fatal shooting

Suspect charged with first-degree murder.

Coronavirus today: Hospital report continues to improve

Solid trends downward today in hospital cases.

A Hartwick again to lead North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce

New CEO follows in his father's footsteps.

Here come the gerrymanders: Splits of Pulaski County and a Democratic proposal to create a friendlier First District

Pulaski County figures promiinently in four new redistricting proposals.

Compare the Republican candidates

Contrast and compare the Republican candidates. If you like horror movies.

Pandemic pooches power pet food industry

A dog's life is good news for Arkansas.

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Little Rock mayor announces process to fill vacant Ward 1 seat

But city hall watchers expecting fireworks, or perhaps some sort of public discussion of the failed city sales tax vote or the turmoil surrounding Little Rock Police Chief Keith Humphrey, didn't get any of that Tuesday night from Mayor Frank Scott Jr. or any of the directors at the city board meeting.

Fire breaks out at a Little Rock recycling center, attacks surrounding properties

A fire threatened multiple businesses on the city's southeast side.