Would-be growers and distributors of Arkansas’ initial medical marijuana turned in thousands of pages of paperwork to apply for licenses. LR Business Journal High Number of Applicants for Arkansas Medical Marijuana

Arkansas will get its first hint this week of just how large the state’s medical marijuana industry will become with hundreds of applications expected to be delivered for those wanting to grow and sell the…

Armor Seed LLC of Jonesboro, one of the largest regional seed providers in the country, has been acquired by Winfield United, a subsidiary of Land O’ Lakes of Arden Hills, Minnesota. LR Business Journal Land…

U.S. District Judge Leon Holmes declared a mistrial Thursday in the criminal trial of R. Alan Hope and Mikel C. Kullander, Little Rock area contractors accused of defrauding the government. LR Business Journal Jury Deadlocked,…

City leaders in northwest Arkansas have been advised to reject a settlement in a lawsuit that accuses them of violating the Freedom of Information Act by discussing city business in emails. LR Business Journal Fort…

Less than two weeks after facing the remnants of Hurricane Harvey, DeWitt farmer Tom Jacobs was back in his corn and rice fields Monday and Tuesday, racing the winds and rain stirred by what’s left…

Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long says he wants to know within three to five months whether the Razorbacks will play football at Little Rock’s War Memorial Stadium after 2018. LR Business Journal Arkansas AD Says…

The worst-kept secret at Arkansas’ Capitol over the past several months is the waiting game lawmakers, lobbyists and others play as they eye federal probes into local project money that have already targeted two former…

One staffing company in northeast Arkansas, Onin Staffing, is going above and beyond to find employees — and employee housing — for Peco Foods. LR Business Journal Onin Goes Beyond Recruiting, Finds Homes for Peco…

Arkansas Supreme Court justices weigh a lawsuit that claims the Legislature is violating the constitution by sending money to regional agencies to be distributed for local projects. LR Business Journal Arkansas Supreme Court Hears Arguments…