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Emily Walkenhorst

General Assignment Reporter

Recent Stories by Emily Walkenhorst

Arkansas' poverty rate fell in '16; median income rose at same time, federal figures show

posted: 09/18/2017 4:30 a.m. Comments 5

The percentage of Arkansans living below the poverty line has declined to its lowest level since 2005, according to new figures from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Environment notebook

posted: 09/18/2017 2:22 a.m. Discuss

State seeks ideas for VW settlement

After 42 years, Arkansas has not carried out plan to protect state waters from degradation

posted: 09/10/2017 4:30 a.m. Comments 8

More than 40 years after the passage of the federal Clean Water Act, Arkansas remains one of only two states that hasn't carried out the provision that protects a state's most important waters from degrading.

Funds for Little Rock-area cleanups sitting idle

posted: 09/10/2017 4:29 a.m. Comment 1

Anyone interested in a cleanup in Pulaski County?

Coroner's kindness, dedication recalled

posted: 09/06/2017 3:11 a.m. Discuss

When Faulkner County Coroner Pat Moore arrived to pronounce the death of a loved one, he always helped comfort the mourners and helped them feel like everything was going to be OK, Moore's colleagues recalled Tuesday.

App offers guide to Eckford's path; Little Rock Nine student’s walk at school part of project

posted: 09/05/2017 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

The famous path Elizabeth Eckford took from the northeast corner of the Little Rock Central High School lawn to the bus bench south of the school 60 years ago became an interactive experience for school visitors on a sweltering Monday afternoon.

New state scrap-tire rules sent for review

posted: 09/04/2017 3:05 a.m. Comment 1

Arkansas has moved forward with implementing its new scrap-tire law designed to improve recycling and prevent tire dumps.

Environment notebook

updated: 09/03/2017 2:27 a.m. Discuss

Statewide cleanup to begin Saturday

Arkansas bet sites raided; 24 cited

posted: 08/31/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

A resurgent illegal gambling scene in the Pine Bluff area has resulted in the arrests of four people and 20 citations of patrons, police said Wednesday.






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