FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- The 16th annual Arkansas Poll found an electorate more pessimistic about the direction of Arkansas and more optimistic about their personal future.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Early voting continues across Arkansas.
ARKANSAS -- Another temporary moratorium has been issued for farmers attempting to obtain medium and large hog farm permits in the Buffalo River Watershed.
ARKANSAS -- The Natural State is making progress in addressing issues plaguing the state in past elections.
JOPLIN, Mo. -- Missouri voters will decide a long list of local and state races next week.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A new group is asking Governor Jay Nixon to grant clemency to 14 women in state prison. It says most of them were victims of domestic violence that contributed to their crimes and all have received disproportionate sentences, in some cases far harsher than those given to men convicted of the same crimes.
Washington (CNN) -- Nearly 7 in 10 Americans are angry at the direction the country is headed and 53% of Americans disapprove of President Barack Obama's job performance, two troubling signs for Democrats one week before the midterm elections, a new CNN/ORC International Poll shows.
AROUND ARKANSAS -- As the national political world fixates over which party will emerge from next week's midterm elections controlling the U.S. Senate, attention has focused on Arkansas and race between Mark Pryor and Tom Cotton.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Benton and Washington County officials say the early turnout for this year's midterms has been tremendous, and high profile races aren't the only reason.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The City of Springfield says it has reached an agreement with the Fire Fighters Union after almost a year of bargaining.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Minimum Wage Ballot Issue will remain on the November ballot.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Springfield's city council will take a look Monday night at a proposal to control the city's deer population.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The November general election is a week away. State representatives, congressional seats, county offices and statewide amendments will be decided November 4.
ACROSS MISSOURI -- With no contested statewide races up next week, the key question in Missouri's general election is whether Republicans can maintain their state legislative super majorities.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark -- UPDATE (12:30PM 10-23-14) -- A Washington County judge has dismissed a complaint against the Repeal 119 petition. A public vote on the civil rights city policy will go on as planned.
LITTLE ROCK -- Arkansas Democratic nominee for governor Mike Ross and his wife, Holly, checked in at the Pulaski County Regional Building in downtown Little Rock to early vote Wednesday morning.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- As the November elections approach, we want to start exploring our polarized America.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- State lawmakers want to know what the Department of Social Services is doing to answer the needs of people calling its Medicaid hotline, after hearing about one woman’s runaround.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich plans to look at 10 speed traps to make sure the respective municipal courts follow a state law limiting the use of speeding tickets to pay city bills.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Early voting begins Monday across Arkansas for the 2014 General Election.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The City of Springfield is looking for applicants for a variety of boards and commissions.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The legislature has been asked to protect courageous children who describe how they’ve been abused.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The Arkansas Supreme Court has denied a petition that had sought to remove a measure on the November ballot regarding statewide alcohol sales.
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Billy Long (R-Mo.) is among House members who will question health officials about the spread of Ebola in the U.S. today. The House Energy and Commerce Committee hearing starts at noon EDT
CONWAY, Ark. -- Candidates vying for Arkansas' Attorney General, went head to head Wednesday.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Early voting in Arkansas is less than a week away, meaning soon a new Governor will be elected to office. Current Governor Mike Beebe is term limited.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Arkansas Supreme Court has struck down the Voter ID Law in a decision released Wednesday afternoon.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark - A boisterous atmosphere outside, but with cameras on inside, Mark Pryor and Tom Cotton are standing on stage at they're only one on one debate.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Opponents of the Right to Farm amendment passed by voters in August hope the courts agree the legislature misled voters.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Now that Springfield has passed a bill that will extend its discrimination ban to the LGBT community, some wonder how it will work.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Supporters and opponents of abortion rights both hope that their side will be prompted to head to the polls next month by the votes this year to triple the waiting period for an abortion in Missouri.
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Candidates running for Missouri's 7th District Congressional seat go head to head tonight in a public forum.
CONWAY, Ark. -- Senator Mark Pryor, D-Ark, and Rep. Tom Cotton, R-4th District, hit on familiar themes in their first of two televised U.S. Senate debates this week.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Springfield City Council voted 6-3 Monday evening to pass the stronger of two bills aimed at expanding the city’s non-discrimination ordinance.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- In situations like the shooting deaths of Michael Brown, Junior or Vonderrit Myers, Junior, two state lawmakers say the local prosecutor should automatically be taken off the case.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Republican U.S. Senate candidate Tom Cotton and his wife Anna shared some big news with the public on Thursday morning via Facebook.
LITTLE ROCK, AR - The Arkansas Supreme Court hears oral arguments in the statewide alcohol sales case.
CARTHAGE, Mo. -- Missouri Governor Jay Nixon visits Leggett and Platt in Carthage to discuss growth in the auto industry.
GREEN FOREST, Ark. - When Arkansas voters head to the polls this November they will decide whether or not to raise the state's minimum wage for the first time in eight years.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Missouri Senator Roy Blunt (R) was also in Springfield for a law enforcement listening session.
NORTHWEST ARKANSAS-- Early voting for the November election starts October 20th. If you're planning to head to the polls early, here's the information about where to to to cast your vote.
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. -- Students and other fans of the 42nd President of the United States packed the University of Arkansas Union Mall Tuesday.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo.-- Both of Missouri's U.S. senators will be in Springfield on Wednesday.
HARRISON, Ark. - One of the most widely watched US Senate races in the Country is between Democrat Mark Pryor and Republican Tom Cotton.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Attorney General Chris Koster says he will not appeal the ruling made last week saying Missouri must recognize same-sex marriages performed lawfully in other states.
WASHINGTON -- (UPDATE) The Supreme Court on Monday turned away seven same-sex marriage cases in five states, refusing for now to take up the basic question of whether same-sex couples have a right to marriage.
ARKANSAS--With November elections right around the corner, Arkansas candidates for governor are campaigning hard. They're reaching out to a target audience who they know historically, is more likely to turn out when elections roll around.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A court ruling in California impacts egg producers in Missouri.