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Arkansas Children's Northwest celebrates construction milestone in Springdale

Subscriber onlyAround 200 people stood quietly Wednesday, all eyes on a steel beam the length of a semitrailer as a crane gently lifted it to the highest point of the metal skeleton that will soon be Arkansas Children's Northwest. Continue reading...

Business owners, artists talk maker space for downtown Rogers

Subscriber onlyEntrepreneurs, designers, artists and other creative people hope to have a workshop full of resources downtown in the future. Continue reading...

Hall of Honor inductees share personal stories with Fayetteville High School students

Subscriber onlyTeenagers don't need to have a detailed life plan before graduating high school to make an impact on the community, 2016 inductees into the Hall of Honor said Wednesday. Continue reading...

Springdale House candidates debate experience

Subscriber only Springdale's state House District 89 race is a choice between experience or inclusive enthusiasm, the Democratic candidate said at a Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce candidate's forum. Continue reading...

Springdale Housing Authority member honored

Subscriber onlyA longtime housing authority member who resigned to care for his ailing wife was honored by his colleagues Wednesday. Continue reading...

Bentonville Film Festival set for May 2-7

Subscriber onlyThe third Bentonville Film Festival will be May 2-7, 2017, event organizers announced Wednesday. Continue reading...

South 56th Street work to be discussed

Subscriber onlySpringdale will hold a public meeting to present and discuss the proposed street widening and extension project for South 56th Street in Springdale and Johnson. Continue reading...

Records

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Bentonville Film Festival set for May 2-7

The third annual Bentonville Film Festival will be May 2-7, 2017, event organizers announced Wednesday. The festival opens for film submissions Monday and selected films will be announced in March. Continue reading...

'Future' forum sheds light on Northwest Arkansas job market

Subscriber onlyCENTERTON -- Bentonville School District Superintendent Debbie Jones, speaking Tuesday during an event focused on employment opportunities in the region, encouraged parents to help their children think through their career options. Continue reading...

City finances topic of special meeting in Cave Springs

Subscriber onlyCAVE SPRINGS -- A Cave Springs alderwoman questioned the city's financial stability and was concerned that hundreds of thousands of dollars were missing from two city accounts. Continue reading...

Fayetteville officials get first glimpse at waste diversion master plan

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The city took the first step toward revamping its approach to solid waste and has many more to go. Continue reading...

Controversial rezoning receives City Council approval

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- The City Council approved a controversial rezoning that would allow the development of a facility that treats young sex offenders Tuesday. Continue reading...

Records

Subscriber onlyMelinda Gayle Murch, 44, of 1001 S. 12th St. in Rogers was arrested Tuesday in connection with delivery of methamphetamine/cocaine. Murch was being held Tuesday in the Benton County Jail with no bond set. Continue reading...