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Gwen Ifill, veteran journalist, trailblazer dies at 61

In a report from the New York Times, veteran journalist Gwen Ifill has died at the age of 61 after long battle with cancer. Ms. Ifill was known for her extensive coverage of election politics and was the debate moderator for the VP campaigns in 2004 and 2008 and most recently for her work on...

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Seven new additions to UAMS Foundation Fund Board

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Foundation Fund Board elected seven new members. According to the UAMS website, The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Foundation Fund is an unincorporated subsidiary of The University of Arkansas Foundation, Inc., a 501 (c)3 nonprofit...

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Faces of Arkansas: Tech and Innovation

Entrepreneurs gather at the Venture Center (Photo provided by Venture Center) Innovation has nothing to do with how many R & D dollars you have. When Apple came up with the Mac, IBM was spending at least 100 times more on R & D. It’s not about money. It’s about the people you...

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GE Energy Connections to supply stations for Clean Line

According to Arkansas Business, Clean Line Energy Partners announced Tuesday that GE Energy Connections will supply three high-voltage direct-current converter stations for a $2.5 billion project to transmit wind power from Oklahoma across the width of north-central Arkansas. The Plains and...

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Faces of Arkansas

“Maybe that’s enlightenment enough: to know that there is no final resting place of the mind; no moment of smug clarity. Perhaps wisdom…is realizing how small I am, and unwise, and how far I have yet to go.” – Anthony Bourdain, No Reservations: The Final Tour We are looking for faces...


Conway Regional to start 3-D breast exams

CONWAY, Ark. (Oct. 27, 2016) –  In a release from Conway Regional Health System today it has been announced that it is adding industry-leading digital breast tomosynthesis, or 3D mammography technology, to its women’s health services to further improve the accuracy in detecting breast cancer...