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Tyson Foods increases investment in meatless meat company

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Tyson Foods has increased its investment in a company that makes meatless meat. Continue reading...

Public Meetings

Subscriber onlyMonday 5:30 p.m. Fayetteville Energy Improvement District -- Room 326, City Hall, 113 W. Mountain St. Continue reading...

Section of Bentonville's Eighth Street to close

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Southeast Eighth Street will be closed from Southeast C to Southeast D streets from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today through Thursday. Continue reading...

Fayetteville homeless vigil raises $13,000

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- The temperature dropped into the teens as 26 Fayetteville High School Student Council members spent Thursday night huddled in cardboard boxes. Continue reading...

Records

Subscriber onlyAdam Barrios, 31, of 2105 W. Emma St. in Springdale was arrested Friday in connection with two counts of theft of property. Barrios was being held Friday in the Benton County Jail with no bond set. Continue reading...

Springdale leaders discuss growth

City seeks to add knowledge-based jobs

Subscriber onlyBRANSON, Mo. -- Making Springdale a more desirable place to live as well as work appeared on the priority list of every topic brought up at a planning session Friday of more than 100 business leaders, city staff and elected officials. Continue reading...

NWACC faculty member creates EMS scholarship

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- A student's struggle to afford a uniform became the inspiration for a Northwest Arkansas Community College faculty member to create a scholarship to help others in a similar situation. Continue reading...

$28 million budget sent to XNA board

Subscriber onlyHIGHFILL -- Finance Committee members forwarded a 2018 budget to the full Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport board Friday. Continue reading...

Fayetteville library expansion prep underway; asbestos removal to begin at old City Hospital

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Neighbors and passersby have nothing to worry about when work starts Monday to get the asbestos out of the old City Hospital building, project officials say. Continue reading...

Fire kills one person, injures two others

Subscriber onlyA 24-year-old woman died in an early-morning fire Friday in a mobile home north of Charleston, according to the Franklin County sheriff's office. Continue reading...

Two people missing after tugboat sinks

Subscriber onlyMEMPHIS -- Authorities were searching the Mississippi River in Tennessee on Friday after a tugboat sank with two people aboard. Continue reading...

Fort Smith police investigate slaying

Subscriber onlyFORT SMITH -- Police continued to investigate a shooting that left a man dead Thursday afternoon. Continue reading...

Boles third man arrested in November shooting

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE — Deputies arrested Chaucencey Boles on Thursday in connection with aggravated robbery, battery and aggravated assault. Continue reading...

Animal shelter to host holiday open house

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE — People can adopt a furry addition to the family at a reduced cost, complete with a picture with Santa, today at the animal shelter. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas' Case Dighero to launch consulting firm

Subscriber onlyLong-time chef, writer and events coordinator Case Dighero is in the process of launching a consulting firm that will focus on independent projects similar to ones he's built his career on. Continue reading...