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Washington County restaurant inspections: pan of prepared food was stored on the freezer floor; bulk container of self service customer food did not have ingredients or info for food labels

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...

JPs to consider Open Space funding Thursday

Subscriber onlySeveral justices of the peace say they will not ask voters to pay higher sales tax to preserve green space in Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

Benton County marriage licenses

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Washington County marriage licenses

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State donates house for fire prevention in Evansville

Subscriber onlyA house donated by the state will be the starting point for fire prevention training and programs that reach residents and fire departments countywide, said Dennis Greenoe, founder of a local safety program. Continue reading...

UA gets two new sorority houses

Campus ‘Greek’ life is on upswing

Subscriber onlyTwo new sorority houses at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville further spotlight a growing community within the university. Continue reading...

Ethics panel cites North Little Rock Democrat

Subscriber onlyNorth Little Rock Democrat Isaac Henry, who lost a bid for the state House of Representatives, has agreed to pay a $150 fine and receive a public letter of caution in a settlement with the Arkansas Ethics Commission. Continue reading...

Mansion’s acting chief named to full-time post

Subscriber onlyPatty Shipp is the new Governor’s Mansion administrator and will start the job today, Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced Friday. Continue reading...

Arkansas volleyball red-white game

Subscriber onlyView photos below of the Arkansas volleyball red-white game Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018, in Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. Continue reading...

Crews make progress battling Southern California wildfire

Subscriber onlyLAKE ELSINORE, Calif. -- Aided by slightly cooler temperatures, firefighters made steady progress Sunday in battling a wildfire that destroyed 16 structures as it raged through Southern California's Cleveland National Forest. Continue reading...

A Sputnik-era dream: NASA spacecraft hurtles toward the sun

Subscriber onlyCAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- Embarking on a mission that scientists have been dreaming of since the Sputnik era, a NASA spacecraft hurtled Sunday toward the sun on a quest to unlock some of its mysteries by getting closer than any object sent before. Continue reading...

Blast in northern Syria kills at least 36; cause unclear

Subscriber onlyBEIRUT -- An explosion in northern Syria killed at least 36 people Sunday and wounded many others, but the cause of the blast wasn't immediately known, opposition activists said. Continue reading...

Former Benton County sheriff arrested

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Former Benton County Sheriff Kelley Cradduck was arrested Sunday in connection with misdemeanor assault. Continue reading...

Omarosa says she secretly taped her firing, plays audio

Subscriber onlyBRIDGEWATER, N.J. -- Former presidential adviser Omarosa Manigault Newman said Sunday she secretly recorded conversations she had in the White House, including her firing by chief of staff John Kelly in the high-security Situation Room. It was a highly unusual admission, which immediately drew fire from allies of the president. Continue reading...

Eastern Arkansas man in custody following fatal shooting

Subscriber onlyFORREST CITY -- Police in eastern Arkansas say a 53-year-old man has been booked on a first-degree murder complaint following the shooting death of a Forrest City man. Continue reading...