February could have been a dark month for NWA residents as rolling blackouts were instated during the below zero temperatures,. This was the first time energy provider SWEPCO had ever done this in its 80 year history.
You can find the full story on how your energy provider is taking steps to become more reliable and more environmentally sustainable HERE.
Cost of Housing
NWA residents are continuing to fight an uphill battle against rising housing prices as the population of the region continues to skyrocket.
Want more on this story? Find it HERE.
In the News
Escape to NWA
Northwest Arkansas makes the news again, topping this road trip destinations and weekend getaways list. In the latest issue of In Kansas City, author Katy Shamberger gives her two-cents about heading south from KC to NWA for a week of adventure in the Ozarks.
Read the full write-up HERE.
240,000 Pounds of Love
Yesterday, Tyson Foods announced it will donate one million meals to school districts in NWA to help feed students and their families.
District students and their families are able to visit the drive-thru distribution events, which can be found HERE. Kudos Tyson!
12 New Miles of Trail at Devil's Den
Monument Trails, Arkansas Parks and Rec.
Arkansas State Parks has announced the addition of 12 new miles of mountain bike trails at Devil’s Den State Park, bringing the Monument Trails at the park to a total of 18 miles.
You can begin to plan your ride and visit to Devil's Den by reading more HERE.
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