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Fisher sentenced again for Bentonville bank robbery

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A federal judge Friday shaved six months off the sentence of a man who robbed a Bentonville bank. Continue reading...

Borders found unfit to proceed in Fayetteville murder case

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A man charged with first-degree murder in connection with a fatal stabbing isn't fit to proceed to trial, according to a doctor who examined him at the Arkansas State Hospital. Continue reading...

Gravette woman who stole $1 million from Benton County going to prison, ordered to pay restitution

Subscriber only A former accountant who stole $1 million from Benton County was sentenced Thursday to almost three years in federal prison and ordered to pay back both the county and the IRS. Continue reading...

2 designs unveiled for I-49 crossroad

Subscriber onlyState highway officials unveiled two options Tuesday for improving traffic flow at the Interstate 49 and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard interchange during a public input session. Continue reading...

State highway officials look at two options for Fayetteville's MLK, I-49 interchange improvement

Subscriber onlyState highway officials unveiled two options Tuesday for improving traffic flow at the Interstate 49 and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard interchange during a public input session. Continue reading...

Judge puts part of Duggar case on hold

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A judge has issued a stay in Josh Duggar's lawsuit against Springdale city officials over the release of information related to allegations he sexually abused his sisters while they were children. Continue reading...

Judge will allow tapes of Woods' talking about grant scheme

Subscriber only A judge ruled Friday federal prosecutors can use some 40 secretly recorded telephone calls in the case of a former state senator accused in a kickback scheme involving state grant money. Continue reading...

Missouri money woes to delay Bella Vista Bypass until at least 2021

Subscriber onlyMissouri will push back finishing the missing link in the Bella Vista Bypass section of Interstate 49 at least a year because officials don't have the money to build their portion. Continue reading...

Con artist preyed on vulnerable victims in Northwest Arkansas

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Chelsea Krohn-Cully admits she missed the warning signs, but the nice lady doctor seemed to understand what she needed -- medically and spiritually. Continue reading...

Further mental testing ordered in Fayetteville murder case

Subscriber onlyA husband accused of helping kill his wife was ordered Thursday to undergo further mental testing to determine if he knowingly waived his Miranda rights when he talked to police. Continue reading...

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Officials from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration post a sign on the front doors ...

Officials from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration post a sign on the front doors of Mary Maestri’s in Tontitown...

Published: May 15, 2010

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