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Dan Short's resignation among many changes coming for Washington County road department

Subscriber onlyA resignation and a number of other measures aimed at improved operations in the Washington County Road Department may help resolve long-running controversy there. Continue reading...

Between the lines: Civil rights battle goes on

Eureka Springs, other cites press local rule

Subscriber onlyEureka Springs continues to challenge state authority. Continue reading...

Between the lines: Stick to the books

Community college avoids trouble with sports decision

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas Community College, or more specifically its president, has saved the institution a lot of headaches. Continue reading...

Between the lines: Hutchinson makes move for assembly plant project

Hutchinson making move for assembly plant project

Subscriber onlyPotential for the replacement vehicle for the military Humvee to be built in Camden is apparently reason enough for Gov. Asa Hutchinson to call state lawmakers back to Little Rock. Continue reading...

Finding bridge solution will come with a cost

How much will county have to spend for bridge solutions?

Subscriber onlyWashington County's recent investigation into the construction of county bridges has concluded, blaming "an organizational failure" in the county road department for deficiencies in three bridges. Continue reading...

Between the lines: Huckabee puts his spin on political history

Huckabee tosses hat into presidential contest

Subscriber onlyFormer Gov. Mike Huckabee's second bid for the presidency is official. Continue reading...

Backseat drivers

Governor invites help to find funding for highways

Subscriber onlyThe search begins again. Continue reading...

Business backs diversity, equality

Wal-Mart, others press for equality in Arkansas law

Subscriber onlyWhat might once have seemed a lonely fight for gays and lesbians has changed since corporate Arkansas signed up to support the civil rights of the LGBT community. Continue reading...

Springdale stands up to violence

Neighbors, leaders stand up to violence

Subscriber onlyA strong turnout for last week's peace walk in Springdale was an encouraging sign. Continue reading...

Between the lines: Ex-governor Huckabee appears headed for presidential run

Ex-governor appears headed for presidential run

Subscriber onlyLet's see, there was the announcement that former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee was leaving his conservative talk show on FOX News, presumably because he might run for president. Continue reading...

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