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Morning Mix: December 12, 2019

Seven flu-related deaths have been reported by the Arkansas Department of Health so far this year. Central Arkansas Library System partners with Entergy in audit to reduce excess energy consumption across CALS facilities, potentially saving $216,466 annually.   The Reimann family, owners of Krispy Kreme and Panera Bread will donate $5.5 million to Holocaust surivors…

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Slim Chickens Opens 100th Restaurant Next Week

Arkansas favorite Slim Chickens is reaching a milestone next week. The chicken chain is opening its 100th restaurant – and best of all, it’s doing it right in Arkansas.   Company executives are coming to Little Rock on Wednesday, Dec. 18 to participate in the grand opening of the new Slim Chickens restaurant, which is located…

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Morning Mix: December 11, 2019

Little Rock’s 2019 homicide rate has already exceeded last year’s, although the city’s police chief points to a high rate of suspects arrested and charged as a silver lining. NIMBYs in Bryant are angry that a LKQ auto body warehouse is slated for construction near Interstate 30.   Climate change activist Greta Thunberg named TIME…