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Washington County Quorum Court mulls split position fix

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Justices of the peace tabled a proposal Thursday to separate a position paid for solely by one department but solely benefiting another. Continue reading...

Body ID'd; police treat it as homicide

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas State Police has identified Ricky L. Partin as the body of a man found in June in southeast Johnson County near the Pope County line. Continue reading...

Man, 75, arrested in woman's death

Subscriber onlyA Taylor man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a woman Tuesday afternoon, according to the Columbia County sheriff. Continue reading...

Centerton coffee set for Saturday

Subscriber onlyCENTERTON -- Coffee with the Mayor will be at 9 a.m. Saturday. Continue reading...

Records

Subscriber onlyFloyd John Wayne Maloney, 35, of 1002 S.E. Martin Lane in Bentonville was arrested Thursday in connection with residential burglary. Maloney was being held Thursday in the Benton County Jail with no bond set. Continue reading...

Road closings expected in downtown Fayetteville for bridge restoration project

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Sections of Lafayette and Maple streets and Gregg Avenue downtown will close as crews make a push during the city's bridge project. Continue reading...

Bike lanes dreamed for downtown Rogers

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- Ideas from a recent trip to Denmark are turning into plans for Rogers to be more accessible to cyclists. Continue reading...

Fayetteville library expansion plans may adjust pending Supreme Court land review

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Voters will not know which way the Fayetteville Public Library will expand when they head to the polls Aug. 9. Continue reading...

POA seeks increase

Election scheduled for this fall

Subscriber onlyBELLA VISTA — Once again, the Property Owners Association board is asking members approve an assessment increase. Continue reading...

Townhomes OK’d for Southwest D Street

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE — The Planning Commission approved a rezoning to allow 10 townhomes to be built on Southwest D Street. Continue reading...

Former Wal-Mart exec Don Soderquist dies at 82

SPRINGDALE — Former Wal-Mart executive and Northwest Arkansas business leader Don Soderquist, 82, died Thursday. Continue reading...

New beer, music and tech festival coming to Walmart AMP

The Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion announced a new beer, music and tech festival Thursday. Continue reading...

SoNA gets grants for education, quality of life

The Symphony of Northwest Arkansas received grants totaling more than $300,000 in May and July aimed at improving supporting its education programs in elementary schools and "to support artistic excellence within the symphony," according to a news release. Continue reading...

Moss pleads to manslaughter after mistrial declared in Siloam Springs death

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- A jury believed Jennifer Moss endangered her 6-month-old son's life, but it couldn't reach a decision on whether she was criminally responsible for the boy's death. However, she later pleaded guilty to manslaughter to resolve her criminal case. Continue reading...

Lane Hotel kitchen OK'd for demolition in Rogers

Other additions to historic structure revealed

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- The demolition of a kitchen, construction of its replacement and adding two fire stairs for the Lane Hotel was approved Wednesday. Continue reading...