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Arkansas Tornadoes: 'Utter Devastation', 15 Deaths Reported

The Weather Channel - 27 Apr 2014
A dangerous scene played out northwest of Little Rock, Arkansas, on Sunday night when a massive tornado slammed Mayflower and Vilonia, demolishing homes and tossing cars like toys. Emergency officials began to pick through the rubble to look for ...
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City of Little Rock buying two tornado "safe rooms"

Arkansas Times (blog) - 11 Oct 2017
The tornado safe rooms will be at the Dunbar Community Center and the Ottenheimer Therapeutic Recreation Center. This project was initiated by myself and approved by the City Manager. As the Emergency Management Administrator for the City of Little ...
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Billion dollar weather disasters in the US this year

WLKY Louisville - 20 Oct 2017
An EF-3 tornado hit southwest Indiana. 4) March 6-8 tornado outbreak. Most of the severe weather was from Oklahoma and Arkansas up to Minnesota and Wisconsin. There were 63 confirmed tornadoes. Only one twister was EF3. The rest were weaker.
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Nursing department plans white coat ceremony

UAPB News - 19 Oct 2017
Brown was also integral in the transition of Moore Medical Center (part of NRHS) after it was destroyed in May 2013 by a F5 Tornado. A 1979 University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff alumna, she has ties to Arkansas and was also the vice president of Patient ...
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Site Work Begins on US Marshals Museum in Western Arkansas

U.S. News & World Report - 05 Oct 2017
The Fort Smith site was previously a landfill for debris after a tornado hit the area in 1996. "This is preliminary work to get the building pad and get some settlement requirements in," said Blake Helm, senior project manager for CDI Contractors ...
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It's September

Arkansas Times - 27 Sep 2017
It is Arkansas, after all, where if you don't like the weather, wait three hours and it'll change. Arkansas, as always, is the midpoint between Everywhere and Nowhere, and that includes the weather, buffeted as we are by the low-speed collision of dry ...
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It'll Cost You a Fortune to Insure Your Home in These Cities

The Cheat Sheet - 13 Oct 2017
Sticking to tornadoes, Waldenburg, Arkansas, gets hit with lots of them, too. A few hours east of Ozark National Forest, the town is considered high risk for twisters, with an average of two tornadoes per year. In addition, Waldenburg saw three ...
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Bentonville Emergency Preparedness Fair readies families for disaster

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 24 Sep 2017
NWA Democrat-Gazette/FLIP PUTTHOFF William Crocker with Benton County's Search and Rescue team explains rescue techniques Saturday at the Emergency Preparedness Fair in Bentonville. Aslee Bechdoldt (left) and Rodney Bechdoldt of Bentonville ...
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University Libraries Break Ground on High-Density Storage Facility

University of Arkansas Newswire - 20 Sep 2017
"The new Library Storage Building represents a new and innovative era for the University Libraries on many levels, but in particular, the LSB will be the first demonstration of mass timber design and construction in the state of Arkansas," said Peter ...
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Another round of storms triggers tornado warnings in Arkansas

KATV - 27 Apr 2017
LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — In the wake of several violent incidents, Arkansas lawmakers are now asking the Alcoholic Beverage Control board to take a fresh look at the rules it enforces. Senator Eddie Joe Williams, chair for Committee on State Agencies and ...
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2 People Dead After Tornadoes Hit Central US

U.S. News & World Report - 01 Mar 2017
Hundreds, including many school children, took shelter at Bald Knob High School in Arkansas after a tornado warning was posted for the area. The school is hosting a state basketball tournament for smaller schools this week. Moments earlier, the storm ...
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EF2 tornado confirmed in Arkansas Friday night

KATV - 26 Mar 2017
LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — Last minute applications are causing a slow down in the application process for medical marijuana cultivation centers and dispensaries in Arkansas. Monday afternoon, Joel DiPippa with the Department of Finance and Administration ...
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Tornado touches down in Yell County

KATV - 28 Apr 2017
The National Weather Service says much of the damage reported in Yell and Pope counties was actually the result of straight line winds, which were stronger than the EF0 tornado. At 9:54 a.m., the National Weather Service says the longest continuous ...
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EF2 Tornado Confirmed in Arkansas Destroys Mobile Homes, Injures 6

The Weather Channel - 25 Mar 2017
A confirmed EF2 tornado struck Friday near Cato, Arkansas. Four mobile homes were destroyed and six people were injured. The National Weather Service has confirmed that an EF2 tornado touched down near Cato, Arkansas, on Friday, destroying four ...
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Possible Tornado Topples North Arkansas Post Office

KUAR - 07 Mar 2017
Severe storms and a possible tornado hit north Arkansas overnight Monday with damages shutting down the post office in Parthenon. Several homes and vehicles across the region were also damaged but there are no reports of injuries or death at this time.
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Death Toll Rises to 11 as Floods, Tornadoes Batter South

The Weather Channel - 30 Apr 2017
At least four tornadoes struck Texas east of Dallas. Both directions of Interstate 44 were shut down in Missouri. The storms have left at least 11 dead in Missouri, Arkansas, Mississippi and Texas. Authorities in Arkansas are continuing the search to ...
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EF-1 tornado hits Jonesboro

KATV - 04 Jul 2017
LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — Last minute applications are causing a slow down in the application process for medical marijuana cultivation centers and dispensaries in Arkansas. Monday afternoon, Joel DiPippa with the Department of Finance and Administration ...

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