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Block Party Playing

Monday’s Feature Gallery includes photos from a neighborhood block party put on by the Downtown Bentonville Inc. with BikeNWA along SE E Street and 6th Street in Bentonville. Continue reading...

Mega Millions jackpot hits $1.6B, thanks to worsening odds

Subscriber onlyDES MOINES, Iowa -- If it seems like lottery jackpots are getting larger and larger, it's because they are getting larger and larger. Continue reading...

Restocked Kansas nabs No. 1 spot in AP Top 25 preseason poll

Subscriber onlyRALEIGH, N.C. -- Kansas coach Bill Self sees big holes when he looks at his roster after losing three starters, including Associated Press All-American Devonte' Graham. Continue reading...

Jury sentences Chumley to life in prison

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A jury sentenced Mark Edward Chumley to life in prison without the possibility of parole for killing and torturing a young woman in 2015. Continue reading...

Category 5 Hurricane Willa threatens Mexico's Pacific coast

Subscriber onlyMEXICO CITY -- Hurricane Willa grew into a potentially catastrophic Category 5 storm and swept toward Mexico's Pacific coast with winds of 160 mph Monday, threatening a stretch of high-rise resort hotels, surfing beaches and fishing villages. Continue reading...

Norwegian hero Roenneberg who blew up Nazi plant dies at 99

Subscriber onlyCOPENHAGEN, Denmark -- Norway on Monday mourned World War II saboteur Joachim Roenneberg, who headed a five-man team that daringly blew up a plant producing heavy water, depriving Nazi Germany of a key ingredient it could have used to make nuclear weapons. Continue reading...

Lowell collects new tax, establishes A&P; commission

Subscriber onlyThe city's new Advertising and Promotion Commission is collecting about $30,000 a month from a new tax and must decide how to spend the money, the city's finance director said. Continue reading...

Rogers pilot-examiner pioneer among new Aviation Hall of Fame honorees

Subscriber onlyThe Federal Aviation Administration invited Gwen Batie Blue nearly 40 years ago to become a designated pilot examiner, an acknowledgment of her skill as a flier. Continue reading...

Service organizations in Fayetteville, region, gearing up for winter

Subscriber onlyThe coming of winter means extra preparation for the organizations serving homeless residents, but with the region's largest campsite cleared last month, there's added pressure on volunteers and staff members. Continue reading...

Public Meetings

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Razing buildings increasing in Springdale

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- A large white house stands abandoned at the corner of Lowell Road and Sanders Avenue with blue tarps on the roof, a sagging front door and a rusted railing bearing the letter S. Brick homes surround what once was the heart of a farm. Continue reading...

Cheese dip contest has aged well

7,000 people process all the flavors, chip in for good cause

Subscriber onlyThe World Cheese Dip Championship hosted annually in Little Rock is, if anything, only getting cheesier. Continue reading...

Washington County restaurant inspections: Ants and flies were observed in the facility, condensation was leaking onto packaged food in the walk-in cooler

Subscriber onlyCritical violations are defined as items relating directly to factors that lead to food-borne illness and must be corrected immediately. Noncritical violations are defined as items that relate to maintenance of food operations and cleanliness. Continue reading...

Benton County restaurants inspections: Ice machine has a growth on the ceiling, some food was held past its discard date, raw foods were stored above ready-to-eat vegetables and sauce

Subscriber onlyCritical violations are defined as items relating directly to factors that lead to food-borne illness and must be corrected immediately. Noncritical violations are defined as items that relate to maintenance of food operations and cleanliness. Continue reading...

Washington County marriage licenses

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