Northwest Arkansas News

RSS

Benton County planners discuss marijuana-growing business

Subscriber only Two Fayetteville men approached Benton County planners for information about establishing a medicinal marijuana cultivation operation. Continue reading...

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...

Cave Springs officials investigated by State Police

Subscriber onlyArkansas State Police is investigating the city's administrators amid accusations of wrongdoing, and a state audit of city finances also is under way. Continue reading...

Booneville chief shot in Wednesday incident

Subscriber onlyBooneville Police Chief Albert Brown was recovering Wednesday from a leg wound he suffered when he was shot while responding to a call a man was suicidal. Continue reading...

Lawyers argue resentencing options for Fayetteville teen killer Segerstrom

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

Native plant guided hike rescheduled

Subscriber onlyA forecast of more rain has prompted the cancellation of two outdoor events Saturday: Ozark Stream Fest in Cave Springs and a hike in Bella Vista. Continue reading...

Ribbon cutting set to open Bella Vista Bypass

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- The ribbon cutting for the completed portion of the Bella Vista Bypass has been set for next month, regional planners were told Wednesday. The road still doesn't go to Missouri. Continue reading...

Springdale's Driskell guilty of tax evasion

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

Law enforcement to crack down on ‘distracted driving’

Subscriber onlyPolice plan to focus on distracted drivers from now until May 5, according to a news release. Continue reading...

Officials set 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...

Public Meetings

Subscriber onlyToday Continue reading...

Records

Subscriber onlyArrests Continue reading...

State Auditor plans to seek re-election for second term in 2018

Subscriber onlyState Auditor Andrea Lea announced Tuesday she plans to seek re-election for a second term in 2018. 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...