posted: 04/27/2017 4:30 a.m.
Rebuffed by the Legislature in its quest for more money for road construction, the Arkansas Highway Commission is turning its attention to raise the cash through an initiated act.
posted: 04/26/2017 4:30 a.m.
Startup GLO Airlines is all aglow after an emergency bankruptcy hearing Tuesday that cleared the way for it to continue flying.
posted: 04/25/2017 4:30 a.m.
A contractual dispute between startup airline GLO and the company that provides pilots and other services has prompted the regional carrier that has service from Arkansas' largest airport to New Orleans and Destin, Fla., to file for bankruptcy protection.
posted: 04/20/2017 4:30 a.m.
A proposed construction project on the Interstate 30 corridor through downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock will include "major widening" and could require future construction on other parts of the area's interstates, according to a proposed amendment to central Arkansas' long-range transportation plan.
posted: 04/19/2017 4:30 a.m.
Rock Region Metro is dropping the $1 fee to ride its downtown trolley cars for the summer.
updated: 04/17/2017 4:30 a.m.
A high-powered charging station that can quickly charge a Tesla electric car is under construction in Little Rock and, enthusiasts of the car say, will begin to fill what they described as a gaping hole in the company's network of Supercharger stations across the nation.
posted: 04/07/2017 4:30 a.m.
Though vehicles have been rolling across the new Broadway Bridge for more than a month now, work will continue on the project, likely until June, the top state highway official said Thursday.
posted: 04/02/2017 2:09 a.m.
Larry Stone and Millie Ward have operated the Little Rock advertising agency bearing their names for 33 years and have been married for 17 years.
posted: 04/01/2017 3:07 a.m.
A bill to create an independent panel to review state agencies' denials of public-records requests won House approval Friday, but its sponsor acknowledged that it was too late in the legislative session to advance it further.
posted: 04/01/2017 3:02 a.m.
It is do or die Monday in the Arkansas House of Representatives for a bill aimed at persuading out-of-state companies without a physical presence in Arkansas to collect taxes on their sales to Arkansans and pay the money to the state.
posted: 03/31/2017 4:30 a.m.
A bill that would exempt property records of law enforcement officers from public disclosure under certain circumstances received Senate approval Thursday, its last legislative hurdle.
posted: 03/31/2017 4:30 a.m.
A bill that would allow Medicaid recipients to seek chiropractic services without a physician referral failed Thursday in the Senate after opponents complained that it would add to the costs of the government-run health insurance program for the poor.
posted: 03/28/2017 4:30 a.m.
Two separate efforts to raise more money for highway maintenance initially failed Monday in the Arkansas House of Representatives, but the chamber had second thoughts just before adjourning in the evening and passed the more modest of the two measures.
updated: 03/27/2017 4:30 a.m.
A new option to improve a traffic-clogged section of Cantrell Road in west Little Rock includes an element familiar to anyone who travels the I-430/I-630 interchange.
posted: 03/22/2017 3:36 a.m.
Road proponents have a Plan B for highway funding -- a bill that would earmark for highways the money Arkansas generates from state sales taxes applied to purchases made on the Internet.