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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...

FOIA complaint moot, Ecclesia lawyer says

Subscriber onlyLawyers for an embattled Christian college at the center of a kickback scheme want a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit thrown out. Continue reading...

Motion seeks to quash charge in Springdale murder case

Subscriber only Lawyers for a man police say fatally shot a woman in the head at her Springdale apartment filed a flurry of motions Friday including a request to toss the felony information in the case and suppress a statement to police. Continue reading...

Man sentenced to 30 years for brother's fatal stabbing

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A man pleaded guilty Wednesday to stabbing his brother to death. Continue reading...

Changes aimed at easing Wedington bottleneck

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Arkansas highway officials unveiled Thursday planned changes to the Wedington Drive and Interstate 49 interchange aimed at improving traffic flow during rush hours. Continue reading...

Fayetteville man pleads guilty to stabbing brother to death

Subscriber onlyA man pleaded guilty Wednesday to stabbing his brother to death. Continue reading...

Fayetteville man pleads guilty to stabbing brother to death

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A man pleaded guilty Wednesday to stabbing his brother to death. Continue reading...

Teen lifer's case on hold awaiting legislative action

Subscriber onlyA hearing for a man sentenced as a teen to life in prison without parole was continued in Washington County Circuit Court on Friday because the legislature is considering a bill that, if passed, would make the proceedings moot. Continue reading...

Statement from teen is usable, court says

Arkansas justices reverse ’16 ruling

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A statement made to police by a minor can be used against him in court if he subsequently is charged as an adult, the Arkansas Supreme Court ruled Thursday. Continue reading...

Ozark Transit study to focus on rapid bus line possibilities in Northwest Arkansas

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Ozark Regional Transit is struggling to rise from the ashes of a devastating fire that destroyed most of its bus fleet, but officials still are looking at ways to expand services down the road. Continue reading...

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