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Fans fight to save iconic miniature train at Arkansas park; state agency opted not to renew contract

Fans fight to save iconic miniature train at Arkansas park; state agency opted not to renew contract

For the first time in nearly 60 years, the miniature train that once carried tourists around Queen Wilhelmina State Park won't make its seasonal debut this weekend, and its fans are upset.

Arkansas Board of Education to consider revised standards fo...

The Arkansas Board of Education will meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday to consider approving a revised set of state standards for accrediti...

Arkansas man awaiting trial in toddler's death charged in ja...

An Arkansas man awaiting trial on murder and arson charges in the death of his girlfriend's 2-year-old son has been charged in Log...

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EDITORIAL: REX NELSON

REX NELSON: Along Highway 64

The phone rang early one morning. On the other end of the line was state Rep. Michael John Gray ...

ARKANSAS: FRANK FELLONE

DRIVETIME MAHATMA: Exhaust on big rig annoyed + question about I-430 sign

Dear Mahatma: As I was passing an 18-wheeler on the interstate, its exhaust note rattled my windows. Its exhaust ...

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Q Pursuant to your recent column regarding euonymus scale: I have made yearly applications of the Bayer Advanced for ...

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Arrest made in killing of man on UA-owned property

FAYETTEVILLE — University of Arkansas, Fayetteville police have arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of second-degree murder in the death of a man found May 3 on undeveloped land owned by the university.

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Groups report worker abuses

Women working in Asian factories in Walmart Inc.'s garment supply chain are subjected to sexual harassment, abuse and violence, according to research conducted by a coalition of worker-rights organizations.

Arrest made in killing of man on UA-owned property

FAYETTEVILLE — University of Arkansas, Fayetteville police have arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of second-degree murder in the death of a man found May 3 on undeveloped land owned by the university.

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Arkansas Board of Education to consider revised standards for accrediting schools, districts

The Arkansas Board of Education will meet at 3 p.m. Wednesday to consider approving a revised set of state standards for accrediting schools and school districts that removes some of the existing specifics on class-size limits, course offerings and graduation requirements.

New EU online-privacy laws take effect

Europe implemented a sweeping overhaul of digital privacy laws on Friday that has reshaped how technology companies handle customer data, creating a global standard that gives Americans new protections and the nation's technology companies new headaches.

Religion News Briefs

Bullock Temple Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, 1513 S. Park St., Little Rock, will provide free meals to all children on a first-come, first-serve basis as a participant in the USDA Summer Food Service Program. Breakfast from 8-9 a.m. and lunch from 11 a.m. to noon on weekdays from June 4 to Aug. 10. (501) 375-1581.

In new twist, Trump says talks not dead

President Donald Trump said Friday that his administration was back in touch with North Korea and that the two sides may reschedule his summit meeting with Kim Jong Un, perhaps even on the original June 12 date, reversing course just a day after the president canceled the get-together.

REX NELSON: Along Highway 64

The phone rang early one morning. On the other end of the line was state Rep. Michael John Gray of Augusta, the chairman of the Arkansas Democratic Party. Even though we're in an election year, the subject wasn't politics.

Hogs stay on roll: Home runs, defense back sharp Knight in win over Florida

Blaine Knight won another duel against an opposing ace, his teammates played dazzling defense behind him and Casey Martin and Hunter Wilson homered to send the No. 7 Arkansas Razorbacks to an 8-2 victory over No. 3 Florida on Friday at the SEC Tournament.

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