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Road-building frenzy aimed at catching up to NW Arkansas' growth

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas is in the middle of a road-building boom to ease congestion on the region's crowded highway system. Continue reading...

Bella Vista Bypass Not a Priority as Missouri Searches for Highway Money

Missouri officials look for funds to tie in to Bella Vista highway

Subscriber onlyMissouri highway officials are looking for money for roads but even if their latest proposal is successful, finishing the Bella Vista bypass doesn't appear to be on the state's list of priority projects, regional planners were told Wednesday. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas Experiencing Road Building Bonanza

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas is in the middle of a road building boom to ease congestion on the region's crowded highway system. Continue reading...

Regional investments in health, fitness pay dividends, study shows

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas residents are more physically active than people in other parts of the state, but still lag behind national averages for physical activity, according to data from national surveys. Continue reading...

Light touch advised in cavefish domain

Subscriber onlyA new study recommends cities limit development in critical parts of the Cave Springs recharge area but planned highway projects aren't likely to be affected. Continue reading...

Development possible with some protections for Cave Springs recharge area

Subscriber onlyA new study recommends cities limit development in critical parts of the Cave Springs recharge area but planned highway projects aren't likely to be affected. Continue reading...

Razorback Road, two projects in Benton County pulled from bid process over money woes

Highway bids pulled over funding concerns

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- State highway officials pulled 56 road improvement projects across the state from the bidding process, including two in Benton County and a portion of the Razorback Road project in Fayetteville. Continue reading...

Planners to get update on Cave Springs recharge area study this week

Subscriber onlyRegional planners are expected to get an update Wednesday afternoon on a study of the Cave Springs recharge area that has delayed a number of highway projects, including a proposed access road to Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport. Continue reading...

Officials set groundbreaking on Springdale bypass route

Subscriber onlyThe first 4.5-mile section of the long-awaited U.S. 412 Springdale Northern Bypass is set for an April 15 groundbreaking. Continue reading...

Ground breaking set for new Springdale northern bypass

Subscriber onlyRegional planners were told Thursday the ground breaking for the first 4.5-mile section of the long-awaited U.S. 412 Springdale Northern Bypass is set for April 15. Continue reading...

Springdale man pleads guilty to negligent homicide in fatal crash

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale man pleaded guilty Thursday to negligent homicide and second-degree battery related to a fatal car crash last summer. Continue reading...

Rogers man convicted in federal court of aiding kidnapping

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Rogers man was found guilty in federal court for his role last year in helping kidnap a woman in Dallas and bringing her to Bentonville. Continue reading...

West Fork man pleads not guilty to animal cruelty

Subscriber onlyA West Fork man pleaded not guilty to aggravated animal cruelty Wednesday in Washington County Circuit Court in connection with shooting a cat with an arrow in January. Continue reading...

West Fork man pleads not guilty to animal cruelty

A West Fork man pleaded not guilty to aggravated animal cruelty Wednesday in Washington County Circuit Court in connection with a cat shot with an arrow in January. Continue reading...

Ramos pleads not guilty in Springdale shooting that left one dead

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale teenpleaded not guilty to first-degree murder, two counts of battery and a misdemeanor marijuana charge related to a fatal shooting Friday in Springdale. Continue reading...

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