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Scratch-and-sniff stamps coming from the US Postal Service

WASHINGTON — Letter writers will soon be able to express their sentiments in words and smells. Continue reading...

Divided Supreme Court rules for businesses over workers

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court says employers can prohibit their workers from banding together to dispute their pay and conditions in the workplace, an important victory for business interests. Continue reading...

Little Rock judge postpones hearing on Supreme Court race ads

LITTLE ROCK — An Arkansas judge has postponed a hearing on a state Supreme Court justice's third lawsuit aimed at halting a conservative group's TV ad attacking her during her re-election bid. Continue reading...

Lone turbine in Prairie Grove a remnant of Arkansas wind power

Subscriber onlyPRAIRIE GROVE -- The 100-foot wind turbine near the western edge of town stands as a guidepost, elaborate bird perch and lonely symbol of a renewable energy industry that just can't seem to take root in Arkansas. Continue reading...

Election information for voter ID, early voting and election day

Subscriber onlyVoter ID Continue reading...

Rural, city firefighters mull rating system

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Some rural firefighters in Northwest Arkansas dislike the rating system used to calculate homeowner insurance rates. Chiefs say the process for determining those rates is unfair because it uses the same metrics to rate rural, volunteer fire departments as it uses to rate larger, professional ones. Continue reading...

Bentonville charter school celebrates first graduates

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Students of Northwest Arkansas Classical Academy's first graduating class said they benefited from attending a small school where they got to know their teachers well. Continue reading...

Rogers School District addressing ADA issues

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- The School District has agreed with the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights to assess nearly all of its facilities for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Continue reading...

Public Meetings

Subscriber onlyToday 2 p.m. Fayetteville Advertising and Promotion Commission -- Fayetteville Town Center, 15 W. Mountain St. Continue reading...

Benton County puts flood control ahead of potholes

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- The road department is working on flood control projects stemming from flooding in April 2017, so Benton County Judge Barry Moehring hired an outside firm to do the more mundane work of patching potholes. Continue reading...

Restaurant Inspections

Subscriber onlyCritical violations are defined as items relating directly to factors that lead to food-borne illness and must be corrected immediately. Noncritical violations are defined as items that relate to maintenance of food operations and cleanliness. Continue reading...

Benton County marriage licenses

Subscriber onlyMay 10 Nyerere Kenyatta Billups Sr., 41, and Kerri Lynette Williams, 34, both of Bentonville Continue reading...

Washington County marriage licenses

Subscriber onlyWASHINGTON COUNTY May 10 Tanner Miller Crigler, 22, and Maria Ann MacLean, 23, both of Fayetteville Continue reading...

Bench to be reminder of frightened girl’s wait

Subscriber onlyThis 60th-school year anniversary of the 1957-58 desegregation of Little Rock Central High is ending this month with the construction of the Elizabeth Eckford Commemorative Bench. Continue reading...

Environmental notebook

Subscriber onlyRule tweaks sought for disposal wells Continue reading...