OAL Episodes

Ozarks at Large for Thursday, August 16, 2018

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On today’s show, we learn how The Human Library of Fayetteville will soon offer library books that can actually talk to us.  Plus, we talk to John L. Colbert, the new superintendent of Fayetteville Public Schools, and we hear about an upcoming vegetable fermentation workshop in Springdale.

Ozarks at Large for Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Aug 15, 2018

On today’s show, the University of Arkansas is preparing to clear a patch of land that has become a homeless encampment for dozens of people. We hear how several nonprofit agencies are working to make the transition as seamless as possible for the community. Plus, Todd Sanders is a neon artist in Austin, but many of his pieces are in Bentonville. He’ll lead a stroll of his work this month, and we’ll talk to him from his studio.

Ozarks at Large for Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Aug 14, 2018

On today’s show, new security measures are being implemented at Bentonville Schools this year, including ID badges and armed security officers. Plus, John Brummett discusses politics of the future. And, we hear about keeping earthworms on hand to turn household kitchen scraps into garden soil.

Ozarks at Large for Monday, August 13, 2018

Aug 13, 2018

On today’s show, a former Arkansas Supreme Court Justice explains her opposition to Issue One. Plus, we hear ideas about altering how redistricting in Arkansas takes place every ten years. And, we learn about concerns regarding algae in the Buffalo River.

Ozarks at Large for Thursday, August 9, 2018

Aug 9, 2018

On today’s show, Washington Regional has opened the region’s first neurosurgical ICU, and we learn more about the new facility. Plus, we hear about a summer honors class that helps us understand why a first step to understanding a surrounding may be as simple as counting things we see. And, we learn about some of the first co-housing conceptual locations in northwest Arkansas.