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Accused trail attacker fit for trial

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A man who police say attacked two women jogging on the Lake Fayetteville Trail last fall is competent to stand trial, according to a mental examination. Continue reading...

Witter man pleads not guilty to kidnapping pregnant Springdale woman

Subscriber onlyA Madison County man pleaded not guilty in Washington County Circuit Court on Wednesday to charges he kidnapped a woman pregnant with his child. Continue reading...

Springdale man accused of assaulting kids fit for trial

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale man charged in state court with several counts of sexual assault and sexual indecency with a child suffers from an exhibitionist disorder but is fit to stand trial, according to a court-ordered psychological examination. Continue reading...

Arrests made in robbery, beating at Goshen

Subscriber onlyTwo people are in custody and two others are being sought in connection with beating and robbing a man in the Goshen area, then leaving him on the side of the road bleeding. Continue reading...

Bella Vista man sentenced to federal prison

Subscriber onlyOne of several people accused of stealing checks from mailboxes, altering and cashing them was sentenced to federal prison Tuesday. Continue reading...

Attorneys for teen killer say he should go free

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Lawyers for a man convicted of gunning down a Springdale store owner in 1976 argue he legally can't be resentenced and should be released from custody immediately. Continue reading...

Matthews' Fayetteville murder trial set for January

Subscriber onlyA man charged with murder for the fatal stabbing of his brother has been given a January trial date. Continue reading...

State progresses on new bypasses

Northwest work on schedule

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Work on Bella Vista and U.S. 412 bypass projects is on schedule or ahead of schedule thanks to good weather, state highway officials said. Continue reading...

Officials happy with progress of two Northwest Arkansas bypasses

Subscriber onlyWork on Bella Vista and U.S. 412 bypass projects is on or ahead or schedule thanks to good weather, state highway officials said. Continue reading...

XNA seeks options to pay for new parking deck

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas Regional Airport officials have agreed to ask bankers, lenders and bond underwriters to submit options to help them pay for a new four-story parking deck. Continue reading...

Doctors opinions differ on Springdale's Price

Victim who survived attack speaks about incident

Subscriber onlyDoctors sometimes differ on a diagnosis just as they also sometimes agree, a spokeswoman for the State Hospital said Tuesday about conflicting findings on the sanity of a man accused of fatally stabbing his mother and stepfather last week. Continue reading...

Arraignment set for Springdale man accused of killing mother, stepfather

FAYETTEVILLE — A Springdale man with a history of mental illness and substance abuse who is accused of fatally stabbing his mother and stepfather early Friday and injuring another person was given an arraignment date by a judge Monday. Continue reading...

Fayetteville woman found in neglect died, police say

Subscriber onlyAn elderly Fayetteville woman who police say was being abused by two caretaker relatives has died. Continue reading...

Public transit plans getting overhauled

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- The region's 10-year public transportation plan is about to be overhauled. Continue reading...

NW airport looks at improvements

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas Regional Airport officials think they can afford several major improvement projects over the next few years, including a parking deck, access road, a second parking deck and expansion of the terminal rotunda. Continue reading...

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