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Court reverses part of man's conviction

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale man's federal firearm conviction was thrown out by an appeals court Monday, and he will be resentenced on drug convictions. Continue reading...

Doctor clears murder suspect for trial

Fayetteville man faces charges in fatal stabbing that ended 2015 altercation

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A man charged with capital murder in a fatal 2015 stabbing in Fayetteville is mentally fit to go to trial, according to a doctor at Arkansas State Hospital. Continue reading...

Groups look to the future, try to anticipate region's needs

Subscriber onlyA lot of work goes into making sure a growing area maintains its charm. Just ask any of the planners from the public and private groups across Northwest Arkansas with their eyes on the future. Continue reading...

Fayetteville man mentally fit for trial, doctor says

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Cantrell Graydon, charged with capital murder in a fatal stabbing in Fayetteville last year, is mentally fit to go to trial, according to a doctor at the Arkansas State Hospital. Continue reading...

Service on demand goal for rural buses

JPs restore funding for regional transit

Subscriber onlyOzark Regional Transit will keep rural Washington County bus service after funding was restored by the Quorum Court last week, but it's going to look a lot different. Continue reading...

Foes file to stop rebuilding of dam

Group wants work halted on creek structure until suit heard

Subscriber onlyOpponents of Bentonville's plan to rebuild the Lake Bella Vista dam on Little Sugar Creek are asking a federal judge to halt the project until their lawsuit can be heard. Continue reading...

Public transit format to change in rural Washington County

Subscriber onlyOzark Regional Transit will keep rural Washington County bus service after money was restored by the Quorum Court last week, but it's going to look a lot different. Continue reading...

Movement in Springdale murder case

Subscriber only One Springdale teen is appealing after a judge refused to transfer his murder case to juvenile court and a second young man is fit to stand trial in the case. Continue reading...

Group wants to stop Bentonville dam reconstruction

Subscriber onlyOpponents of Bentonville's plan to rebuild the Lake Bella Vista dam on Little Sugar Creek are asking a federal judge to halt the project until their lawsuit can be heard. Continue reading...

Judge mulls Chumley statement, evidence

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A judge will eventually decide if a statement made to police and evidence obtained before a search warrant was issued can be used at the trial of one of five people accused of beating a woman to death. 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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