Don't Throw the Mask Away, NWA
Arkansas will not extend the state mask mandate at the end of this month - meaning masks will no longer be required starting April 1, 2021, starting at midnight, said Governor Asa Hutchinson.
How Did NWA Restaurants Fare During the Pandemic?
It's no secret that the pandemic has wreaked havoc on all facets of life and changed just about everything we thought we knew about public health. A recent review of sales tax revenue data for Arkansas restaurants provided insight into how the industry adapted to disruptions brought on by COVID-19.
Health & Wellness
UAMS Pilot Program to Help Resolve Health Disparities
Britni Ayers, an assistant professor in the College of Medicine at the Community Health and Research Department at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in NWA, is in the process of creating a pregnancy pilot program with focus on Marshallese women.
Listen to the full story on KUAF.
Artosphere Festival Returns
Some of our favorite events are returning to NWA this year, including the Walton Arts Center’s Artosphere Festival! The event is intended to celebrate art and nature and is scheduled to take place May 6-23 at venues across the region.
NWA Mortgages Boomed in 2020
The NWA housing market is hot, hot, hot! In 2020, mortgage financing was up 83% (13,159) in the area, brought on by record-low interest rates, no doubt.
You can read the full report HERE
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