Melissa Gute

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Festival influences through distribution and beyond

Spotlight addresses lack of women, minorities

Subscriber onlyThe Bentonville Film Festival answered a prayer for Jennifer Deaton, screenwriter and co-producer of the movie Jack of the Red Hearts. Continue reading...

First culinary summit to come to Bentonville in August

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- The first conference in the new Culinary Summit Series will focus on nutrition and the healing power of food. Continue reading...

Diversity workshop comes to Bentonville Youth Lit Fest

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- A workshop at this year's Youth Literature Festival will give parents and educators an opportunity to explore diversity in children and teen books as well as advice about how to talk about their themes. Continue reading...

Bentonville Film Festival obtains permit

Subscriber only The Bentonville Film Festival will have a similar setup downtown to last year's event with some minor changes, according to the permit officials submitted to the Planning Department. Continue reading...

Bentonville plans amenities at lake, park near airport

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- A conservation project near the Bentonville Municipal Airport aims to show the public how ecology affects everyday lives. Continue reading...

Time runs out on Bentonville dam repair plan

Can’t clear funding hurdles before deadline, mayor says

Subscriber only A lawsuit to stop the replacement of the Lake Bella Vista dam is over, but city officials still need to figure out the future of the failed dam. Continue reading...

Highway widening project smooths traffic, for now

Subscriber onlyThe lanes are open. The traffic lights are up. The widening of Southwest Regional Airport Boulevard is finished, five months behind schedule. Continue reading...

Dam lawsuit dismissed, next move unclear for Bentonville

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- The lawsuit to stop the replacement of Lake Bella Vista dam is over, but city officials still need to figure out the future of the failed dam. Continue reading...

Bentonville Community Plan nearly finished

Subscriber onlyThe plan to guide growth for two decades is only a couple of months away from being finalized, officials said during a workshop Thursday. Continue reading...

Bentonville wetland to be preserved and become park land

Subscriber onlyA conservation project near the municipal airport aims to show the public how ecology affects everyday lives. Continue reading...

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