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New computer-classes law puts Arkansas on radar of tech companies

Subscriber onlyTechnology companies and other outsiders are no doubt keeping an eye on Arkansas. Continue reading...

Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce to hold job expo

Subscriber onlyThe Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Fayetteville High School, will hold its sixth annual job expo Friday at the Hilton Garden Inn, 1325 N. Palak Drive. Continue reading...

Fayetteville plans Earth Day cleanup along city's trail system

Subscriber onlyThe Fayetteville Parks and Recreation Department is seeking volunteers to pick up trash along the city's trail system Wednesday in celebration of Earth Day. Continue reading...

Records

Subscriber onlyArrests Benton County Sheriff's Office James Ray Larson, 28, of 7592 W. Lightfoot, Seligman, Mo., was arrested Friday in connection with commercial burglary, a felony, and in connection with failure to appear for a felony charge and failure to appear for a misdemeanor charge. Continue reading...

Policeman pulls woman out of floodwater

Police ask drivers not to cross flooded roads

Subscriber only A Springdale policeman pulled a woman out of a flooded creek after her vehicle was swept off Puppy Creek Road at 9:33 p.m. Friday, Sgt. Chad Niccum said Saturday. Continue reading...

Benton County cleanup survives storms

Subscriber onlyA cold rain, ranging from a drizzle to a downpour, slowed but did not halt Saturday's annual Benton County Cleanup. Continue reading...

Revitalization expected to reduce crime near downtown Springdale

Subscriber onlyWalt Williams has lived in the city for almost 30 years and said he thinks two recent homicides near downtown have diminished the reputation of the surrounding neighborhood. Continue reading...

Springdale buries another son as community looks to fight gang activity

Subscriber onlyThe mariachi band had just finished a funeral song when a woman started wailing. Her family and friends underneath the green funeral tent tried to comfort her, but she pushed them away. She walked a few yards away, beside some older tombstones, and wept. Continue reading...

Finding The Next McVeigh

Subscriber onlyOnly three other people knew of Timothy McVeigh's plan before he blew up the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City. Even fewer people are likely to know beforehand if an attack like his happens again, experts on domestic terrorism say. Continue reading...

Quorum Court taps JP, 1 other to probe bridge

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Washington County justice of the peace and the county judge's chief of staff will investigate the Road Department's work on at least one incomplete bridge, the Quorum Court voted Thursday. Continue reading...

Brill leads panel in UA job hunt

17 look for next chancellor

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A law school professor will head the 17-person search committee appointed to help find the next chancellor for the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, according to a list of committee members released Thursday by the UA System. Continue reading...

Public Meetings

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Scalia says merits of statutes not his call

Subscriber onlyMOUNTAIN HOME -- Between fishing for rainbow trout and hunting for turkeys in northern Arkansas, U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia spoke twice Thursday at Arkansas State University in Mountain Home. Continue reading...

Gay plaintiffs seek having Piazza to hear new suit

Subscriber onlyLITTLE ROCK -- Gay plaintiffs suing to force Arkansas officials to recognize the validity of their state-issued marriage licenses want Pulaski County Circuit Judge Chris Piazza to preside over the proceedings, according to a petition filed Friday by the group's lawyer. Continue reading...

Bentonville street closings planned

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Two street closings are planned in the city in the upcoming days. Continue reading...

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