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Northwest Arkansas inundated, floods sweep away homeless camp

Region inundated, roads temporarily closed

Subscriber onlyA torrent ran through Town Branch in south Fayetteville on Wednesday morning. Rushing water split a homeless camp near South School Avenue and Jessica Hopkins grabbed what's most important to her. Continue reading...

Driskell guilty of tax evasion

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale woman pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to not paying taxes on $1.6 million. Continue reading...

Lawyers argue resentencing options for teen killer Segerstrom

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Prosecutors and defense attorneys differed Wednesday on whether a man sentenced to life without the possibility of parole for a murder he committed as a teenager should be entitled to a new sentencing hearing. Continue reading...

Some still without power in region

Subscriber onlyElectric companies are working to restore power by this afternoon. Continue reading...

UPDATE: Area roads reopen after morning floods

Subscriber onlyWashington County crews cleared roads Wednesday afternoon after flooding hit multiple places, officials said. Continue reading...

Publication ranks Northwest Arkansas' Haas Hall 60th best high school in nation

Subscriber onlyHaas Hall Academy of Fayetteville cracked the top 100 in the latest rankings of the nation's high schools by U.S. News & World Report. Continue reading...

Franklin County Quorum Court backs vote on jail construction

For $9M project, Franklin County plans sales-tax election

Subscriber only After months of debate, Franklin County's Quorum Court decided to ask voters in an Aug. 8 special election to approve two sales taxes totaling 0.5 percent for construction and operation of a new county jail. Continue reading...

Jail time, penalties levied on Fort Smith developer

Total restitution will near $2.3M

Subscriber onlyA man who once ran for the Arkansas Legislature was sentenced to 41 months in federal prison Tuesday and ordered to pay nearly $2.3 million in restitution. Continue reading...

Mills property zoning change upheld by Rogers City Council

Subscriber onlyResidents from the southwest part of the city made a final appeal against rezoning the Mills Family Farm property before the City Council voted to uphold the Planning Commission's approval. Continue reading...

Bella Vista sets regulations for 'accessory' buildings

Subscriber onlyThe City Council approved regulating accessory buildings, establishing a court department and levying a tax for an Advertising and Promotion Commission on Monday. Continue reading...

Bentonville School District hosting millage vote forums

Subscriber onlyThe School District will host two information forums over the next week on the 1.9-mill tax increase it is proposing to the community. Continue reading...

Man sentenced to 20 years in prison for sexual assault

Subscriber only A Level 3 sex offender admitted to sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl and received a 20-year prison sentence. Continue reading...

Public Meetings

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Lawsuits filed

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