Arkansas 112 widening plans get public viewing

SPRINGDALE — Residents along Arkansas 112 got their first look Tuesday evening at proposed improvements to make the road a four-lane, divided highway with raised medians, roundabouts and a 10-foot, multi-use sidewalk in coming years. Tuesday’s Arkansas Department of Transportation public input session focused on the portion of the road […]

Green groups sue over Arctic drilling plans

A coalition of six environmental groups is suing the Trump administration for its plans to expand drilling in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (NPRA).   The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) finalized the Willow Project last month, allowing ConocoPhillips to produce up to 590 million total barrels of oil over the next […]

Overnight Energy: EPA reapproves use of pesticide previously struck down in court | Interior OKs expanded oil activity in Alaska petroleum reserve | Green groups seek overturn of Colorado land plans after court decision ousting Pendley

HAPPY TUESDAY! Welcome to Overnight Energy, The Hill’s roundup of the latest energy and environment news. Please send tips and comments to Rebecca Beitsch at [email protected] Follow her on Twitter: @rebeccabeitsch. Reach Rachel Frazin at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter: @RachelFrazin. CLICK HERE to subscribe to our newsletter. WEEDING […]

Biz Buzz: Dubuque business plans closure; Galena attraction featured on game show; new flooring showroom in Bellevue | Tri-state News

Business tidbits from around the tri-state area. This week, we highlight developments in Dubuque and Bellevue, Iowa, and Galena, Ill. A business in the Central Avenue corridor in Dubuque plans to close its physical location before year’s end, a decision that was prompted by the pandemic and its economic ripple […]