Amye Buckley

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Police: Suspect in Virginia bus station shooting dead; 3 others hurt

RICHMOND, Va. — A gunman shot a Virginia state trooper Thursday at a busy bus terminal in the capital city of Richmond before he was shot dead by two other troopers, police said. Two civilians were hurt, though it was not clear if they had been shot. Continue reading...

Trail growth continues in Northwest Arkansas

Subscriber onlyThe Razorback Greenway is the spine of the trail system, but cities have built their own connections to it, and more are planned as the system changes and grows. Continue reading...

Corps seeks public help to redo Beaver Lake plan

Subscriber onlyThe shoreline plan that dictates dock requirements, paths and mowing permits for Beaver Lake is up for review in a series of meetings scheduled this week in Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

Man accused of sexually assaulting co-worker at Bentonville nursing home

A Rogers man was arrested Monday after a police investigation into allegations he sexually assaulted a co-worker at a Bentonville nursing home. Continue reading...

Bentonville 34-year-old charged in hot tub death

Subscriber onlyWater and phone records played a part in an investigation that led to the arrest of a suspect in a Bentonville murder. Continue reading...

Road project hits snag in two cities

Subscriber onlyThe long-term fix for traffic woes around Interstate 49 in Bentonville and Rogers will take a little longer. Continue reading...

Ted Cruz attends Springdale church; Visit not an endorsement, pastor says

Presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, attended services at Cross Church in Springdale on Sunday morning, prompting pastor Ronnie Floyd to publicly invite every other major party candidate for the office by name. Continue reading...

Sales tax receipts show economic growth in Northwest Arkansas

Subscriber onlyHoliday season sales showed growth in Northwest Arkansas as cities received taxes collected during December this month. Continue reading...

Police: Bentonville man arrested in connection with hot tub death

Subscriber onlyWater and phone records played a part in an investigation that led Bentonville police to arrest a man on a murder charge. Continue reading...

Officers moving to digital citations

Police chiefs hail safety, efficiency

Subscriber onlyLOWELL -- More paper ticket books will be given up in favor of digital scanners for some police departments in smaller cities in Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

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