Immerse yourself in the relaxing sights, sounds and scents of the outdoors in Arkansas — the perfect place for forest bathing!

Forest Bathing IS the Next Big Thing!
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Public Service Commission has decided customers who now get credit on their utility bills for electricity they generate at their homes and bu

Arkansas customers to receive credit for solar energy
GENTRY, Ark. (AP) — Soaring bald eagles, colorful butterflies and wildflowers are the attractions at the Eagle Watch Nature Trail west of Gentry. Now, there's even more to see along the level, one-half mile path through meadows and forest near Swepco Lake.

Arkansas Wildlife Trail Gets Revamped
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas officials say the state's unemployment rate ticked down by one-tenth of a percentage point in January to 3.8 percent.

Arkansas' Jobless Rate Continues Slow Decline to 3.8 Percent
Read the 2017 edition of "Arkansas Grown - A Guide the the State's Farms, Food, and Forestry" online at: [ Link ]
A widespread freeze is expected tonight. A Freeze Warning is in effect for much of the northern half of Arkansas tonight.
As of approximately 5:45pm, this is approximately where snow has fallen so far. As you can see, the heaviest snow has fallen in the Baxter & Fulton county areas, with snow falling as far south as Batesville. This line should slowly push a little farther south over the next few hours. If you have any reports, please send them in!
Our first measurement picture sent in today, this photo sent in from just outside Mountain Home!

Photo sent to us by: Ross Coddington
Mother Nature is playing tricks on us with this "almost spring" snow coming down right now across the Ozarks! ❄ #winterisnotover #springtimesnow #readyforspring #snow #burrrrr #tsgnwarkansas #thescoutguide #livelovelocal #ozarks #nwa
Migrate. It's what I did.
Thank you, William Rainey Photography, for sharing your view with us!
(FOV approx. 1.5 mm, photo courtesy of Stephen Stuart) The metallic crystal in the center of the photo above is a mineral known as brookite. It was collected in Magnet Cove, AR. This particular cry…

Geo-pic of the Week: Brookite
With these pronunciation tips, you'll feel like a local from Natchitoches, Louisiana to Nacogdoches, Texas.

Southern Towns You're Pronouncing Incorrectly
Another tough 1 Question, 1 Answer survey when we asked you to name your favorite day hike in The Natural State. We put you to the test because it’s on our minds as the Fall quickly approaches bringing some of the best hiking weather of the year. The top seven picks all came from areas …

7 Favorite Day Hiking Trails in Arkansas | Arkansas Outside
The park will celebrate its annual Vulture Venue with programs throughout the day including THE LYNN AND IGOR SHOW from 1 – 2 p.m. in the Visitor Center’s Audio-Visual room. Lynn Sciumbato from Morning Star Wildlife Rehabilitation Center will present

February 11, 2017 - Vulture Venue - Devil's Den - State Parks Event
Arkansas Wild's Winter issue is on stands now! It's our annual Legends of the Wild issue. We've featured those who have a love for Arkansas and a commitment to the outdoors, and this year, we've added the Young Guns, the next generation of outdoor enthusiasts. Plus, find the best gifts in our Gentlemen's Gift Guide and learn to make some glorious gumbo. Check it out here: [ Link ]
Fayetteville sits at number five on the list out of 100 cities.

Fayetteville Named a 'Best Place to Live' for Second Year