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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…