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[5 Sep 2011 | 2 Comments | 2,203 views]
Holiday OTR — You Can’t do Business with Hitler

Yes, the expected installment in the Weekend OTR series here at First Arkansas News is late this week.
There are a number of reasons for that. It was a holiday and that means the publisher was busily having a good time with his family. Also, finding a Labor Day episode was a bit rougher than usual. Also, a lot of time was dedicated to editing a new modern audio theater program (more on that in a bit).
Still, no one wants to hear excuses — they want to enjoy a bit of …

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[21 Aug 2011 | No Comment | 1,989 views]
Police upping patrols as Labor Day nears

Noticed more cops out on the road the last couple of days? It’s not your imagination (or your conscience).
According to a press release from the Arkansas State Police, law enforcement agencies across Arkansas started extending their patrol hours and setting up added sobriety checkpoints Friday and will keep it up through Sept. 5 (the end of Labor Day weekend). Police officers in Arkansas may stop a vehicle and ticket the driver or passenger if either is not buckled-up. No other traffic violation has to be observed by the officer in …