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Morning Mix January 14, 2020: Governor Hutchinson Welcomes Refugees to Arkansas

Governor Hutchinson announces that Arkansas will continue to welcome international refugees, who will be settled in Washington County, Fayetteville and Springdale. Out of the 18,000 refugees coming to the US, around 50 will move to Arkansas. Baptist Health and UAMS dedicated a new $32 million expansion to their North Little Rock Medical Education Program, bringing…

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Morning Mix: January 13, 2020: Arkansas Entrepreneur Appears on “Shark Tank”

Sofia Overton, an Arkansas teenager, appeared on “Shark Tank” last night. The 14-year-old presented her company, Wise Pocket Products, which features lines of socks and leggings with pockets. Unable to turn down this brilliant business plan, the Sharks invested $35,000 for a 25% share.   Arkansas legislators approved a measure to support UAMS’ push to…

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Morning Mix 1/7/2020: Stuttgart School District Announces $2 Million Solar Energy Project

Circuit Court Judge Holly Meyer granted Hunter Biden’s request to postpone his paternity case. Meyer moved the hearing from January 7 to January 29. Stuttgart School District announced a new partnership with Scenic Hill Solar, planning to build two solar energy plants that will meet all of Stuttgart’s schools’ energy needs.   Yesterday, Senators Tom…

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Morning Mix 1/3/2020: Trump Orders Assassination of Iranian General, Sparking Fears of War

Jonesboro police are searching for a man suspected of robbing an Arvest Bank on Hilltop yesterday afternoon. Officials describe him has a tall African-American male in his 20’s, wearing a Razorbacks hoodie. Despite finding that LRPD Officer Charles Starks violated an LRPD de-escalation policy when he shot and killed Bradley Blackshire during a traffic stop…