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Winter Weather Advisory from 6 p.m. January 15 through 6 a.m. January 16

This from the National Weather Service in Memphis: ...WINTER STORM TO IMPACT THE MID-SOUTH LATER... .An arctic front will move through the Mid-South this afternoon into this evening. Light snow will develop, first across very northern parts of the Mid-South then shift south tonight into Tuesday. Snow will intensify over East Central Arkansas, Northwest Mississippi into much West Tennessee later tonight. Snow will taper off from northwest to southeast on Tuesday. Arctic air will rush into the...

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Traveling Arkansas: Arkansas is more than diamonds

Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism Travel Writer Kim Williams talks about the following events happening in Arkansas during the weekend of January 19!

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Blaming Democrats, Trump Says 'DACA Is Probably Dead'

Updated at 9:30 p.m. ET Hours after the U.S. government announced it would again begin processing renewal applications for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals due to a federal court order, President Trump claimed that the program — which has granted a temporary legal reprieve to people who were brought to the U.S. illegally as children — was "probably dead." The furor Trump ignited with his reported use of a vulgarity about African nations in a meeting with lawmakers last week about...

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Jonesboro, AR/Washington, DC – Senator Blanche Lincoln talks broadband access and school nutrition with KASU's Mark Smith. (Part 1 of 2)

Jonesboro, AR – The first of our planned weekly visits with Kim Williams of the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism...

Jonesboro, AR/Washington, DC – Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson discusses WikiLeaks, FEMA maps, and election issues on KASU's Morning Edition. (Part 2 of 2)

Jonesboro, AR/Washington, DC – Congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson discusses WikiLeaks, FEMA maps, and election issues on KASU's Morning Edition. (Part 1 of 2)

Jonesboro, AR/SEMO – Tommy Sowers is the Democrat challenging U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson in Missouri's 8th Congressional District. Sowers discussed the campaign with KASU's Mark Smith on Morning Edition. (Part 2 of 2)

Jonesboro, AR/SEMO – Tommy Sowers is the Democrat challenging U.S. Representative Jo Ann Emerson in Missouri's 8th Congressional District. Sowers discussed the campaign with KASU's Mark Smith on Morning Edition. (Part 1 of 2)

Jonesboro, AR/Washington, DC – Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discusses unemployment benefits, financial reform, and economic recovery on KASU's Morning Edition.

Jonesboro, AR/Washington, DC – Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discusses unemployment benefits, financial reform, and economic recovery on KASU's Morning Edition.

Jonesboro/Paragould, AR – The Tony Award-winning musical "Li'l Abner" hits the stage this week at the historic Collins Theatre in Paragould. The whole family will enjoy the madcap antics of the residents of Dogpatch. The characters from Al Capp's long-running comic strip come to life on the Collins stage this Thursday, Friday and Saturday night, and Sunday afternoon. Director Tom Fielder spoke with KASU's Mark Smith on Morning Edition...

Jonesboro, AR/Washington, DC – Senator Blanche Lincoln remembers Senator Robert Byrd, discusses the Farm Bill and financial reform, and reflects on Independence Day, on KASU's Morning Edition.

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Talk Business on KASU: How Jeff Sessions’ marijuana policy impacts Arkansas’ medical pot industry

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a directive that reversed an Obama-era policy regarding Marijuana laws. Sessions called for justice department officials to enforce federal law regarding marijuana usage; a law which is in conflict with many states, including Arkansas, which has legalized cannabis. Roby Brock with Talk Business and Politics sits down with attorney Erica Gee for analysis on how Session’s move will impact Arkansas’ fledgling medical marijuana industry.

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