Melissa Gute

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Trips home, not back goal of ex-con center

Springdale site in need of upgrades

Subscriber onlyImagine being removed from society and placed in a facility where only one decision is required daily, to comply or not — in eating prepared meals, when to shower or use the restroom, when to be given sheets to make the bed. Continue reading...

Returning Home seeks community help

Subscriber onlyImagine being removed from society and placed in a facility where only one decision is required daily, to comply or not -- in eating the prepared meals, when ordered to shower or use the restroom, when given sheets to make the bed. Continue reading...

Dam removal, water restoration highlights Greenland symposium

Subscriber onlyThe discussion of what to do with the dam at Bella Vista Lake is part of a national trend concerning barriers in waterways. Continue reading...

Officials vet Bentonville Community Plan adjustments

Subscriber onlyAdding two historic districts and removing possible funding options were the two largest changes to the latest version of the Bentonville Community Plan, which was presented to the Planning Commission and City Council on Tuesday. Continue reading...

College mobile lab to visit schools

NWACC aims to build awareness about career opportunities

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas Community College’s Mobile Construction Lab will visit schools in the region to build awareness among students about available career opportunities in the industry. Continue reading...

Park ownership ensures Bentonville green space

Subscriber only Train Station Park will remain a green space in the downtown Arts District for perpetuity. Continue reading...

Zero food waste is goal of initiative

Bentonville partnership hopes to turn uneaten food into fertilizer, compost

Subscriber onlyThree groups — 8th Street Market, Brightwater and Food Loops — are partnering to decrease the amount of food and product waste produced at the Market in an effort to divert waste from landfills and provide natural fertilizer. Continue reading...

Discord delays Lake Bella Vista dam discussion in Bentonville

Subscriber onlyA recommended solution for what to do with the Lake Bella Vista dam will not be presented Tuesday to the City Council. Continue reading...

Bentonville commission amends land use designation

Subscriber onlyA piece of downtown land is one step closer to becoming the site of four single-family homes after the Planning Commission approved a change in the city's Land Use Map. Continue reading...

Community college sees enrollment increase

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas Community College enrolled 8,308 students for the fall semester, which is a 4.37 percent increase from last year, according to preliminary numbers. Continue reading...

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