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Bentonville compromise in Lake Bella Vista dam dispute draws support, questions

Subscriber onlyThe dispute over whether Lake Bella Vista should be restored to a free-flowing creek inched closer to a compromise Thursday, though different sides said they still have unresolved disagreements and questions.

$1.9M in grants buoy two NW drug courts

Subscriber onlyThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has announced it will release up to $1.9 million to two Arkansas drug court programs in Northwest Arkansas.

Northwest Arkansas Restaurant Inspections Database

A searchable database of restaurant inspections in Northwest Arkansas performed by the Department of Health.

It's the heat, humidity this weekend in Northwest Arkansas

Subscriber onlyThe summer's first heat advisory came Thursday and will continue into the weekend.

Fayetteville couple arrested in connection with Dickson Street beating

Subscriber onlyPolice arrested a couple Wednesday in connection with a Dickson Street assault.

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Sin ordered held without bond in Sprindale murder case

Subscriber onlyA man told police he was in the apartment when one of his roommates shot and killed another roommate, according to court documents filed Thursday

Northwest Arkansas regional planners mull grant requests from citites

Subscriber onlyCities and counties made their pitches Thursday for a share of almost $8 million in federal transportation money the Northwest Arkansas metropolitan planning area is expected to receive next year.


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Artistic Growth

Subscriber onlyBoard members for the Peacemaker Music and Arts Festival in Fort Smith have been trying to get acclaimed American rock/jam band Gov't Mule to Riverfront Park since the festival's inception. For the event's third year, they did.


Froome soars in thin air of Alps as Aru falls back

Subscriber onlyOne series of giant Tour de France mountains out of the way. One more to come. And one less rival for race leader Chris Froome to watch quite so closely.


Voter fraud fraud

Subscriber onlyThe Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity is already better known as the voter fraud commission, owing not only to its explicit mission but also to the fact that so many of its members, including its chairman, Vice President Mike Pence, and vice chairman, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, are on record as subscribing to or defending President Donald Trump's unfounded view that millions of fraudulent votes were cast in last fall's elections. In fact, the real fraud is the commission itself.


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Conway bank's 2Q a record

Subscriber onlyHome BancShares had record net income of $50.1 million in the second quarter, a 15 percent improvement over $43.5 million in profit in the same period last year, the Conway bank said Thursday.