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City looks at program-fee changes

Bentonville proposal calls for nonresidents to pay more

Subscriber onlyUnder a new plan presented to the City Council, people from outside the city who want to participate in Bentonville Parks and Recreation programs would pay more next year than residents do. Continue reading...

Crowe faces negligent homicide charge

Affidavit: Mother says she was driving in wreck that killed daughter

Subscriber onlyA Springdale woman faces a negligent homicide charge after admitting she was driving the vehicle that crashed and killed her daughter, according to a probable cause affidavit. Continue reading...

Commissioners OK fire station plans in Bentonville

Subscriber onlyThe Planning Commission approved plans for the city's seventh fire station Tuesday evening. Continue reading...

Bentonville board suggests creek restoration

Subscriber onlyThe dam should be removed and Little Sugar Creek restored without a side channel lake, the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board voted Monday. Continue reading...

Parks fees to increase for nonresidents

Subscriber onlyNon-city residents wanting to participate in Parks and Recreation programs will need to pay more next year than residents. Continue reading...

Teen program preaches college potential

Subscriber onlySuccessful people find a way to live beyond their limitations, Todd Kitchen, Northwest Arkansas Community College vice president for student services, told nearly 200 area high school students Wednesday. Continue reading...

Emergency repair required for Bentonville wastewater clarifier

Subscriber onlyOne of the Wastewater Department's clarifiers is inoperable, causing the need for a $37,500 repair. Continue reading...

National group recognizes NWACC CAST program

Subscriber onlyStudents going through Northwest Arkansas Community College's two-year Child Advocacy Studies Program learn what it takes a professional five years to learn in the field, according to the leader of the Gundersen National Child Protection Training Center. Continue reading...

Animal shelter task force gets rolling in Bentonville

Subscriber onlyThe Animal Shelter Task Force organized four subject-specific committees and set its first community meeting during its first gathering Thursday. Continue reading...

Geese pose problem Bentonville municipal airport

Subscriber onlySomething needs to be done about geese congregating at the north end of the municipal airport's runway, but what exactly isn't clear, the Airport Advisory Board discussed Thursday. Continue reading...

Townhouses headed to Elm Tree Road

Subscriber onlyThe Planning Commission approved plans for a 32-unit townhouse development just southeast of Elm Tree Elementary School at its meeting Tuesday. Continue reading...

Volunteers making Pea Ridge trail

Mountain biking team can use path to practice

Subscriber onlyThe town’s first multiuse, single-track trail will provide the local youth mountain biking team with a place to practice. It will also provide an outdoor recreational amenity for the larger community. Continue reading...

Public wades through Bentonville's aquatic center concepts

Subscriber onlyThe Melvin Ford Aquatic Center plan could include features unique to the area, officials said Thursday. Continue reading...

Task force debates Bella Vista Lake Park plans

Subscriber onlyThe Bella Vista Lake task force agreed rebuilding the failed dam was the worst of three options presented Wednesday, but it struggled to make a unanimous recommendation on which plan would be best. Continue reading...

Market to serve Bentonville midweek

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Downtown shoppers will soon have another option to pick up fresh produce and artisan products, adding another layer to the city's growing food options. Continue reading...