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Judges affirm suit's dismissal in killing

Appeals court backs up lower court

Subscriber onlyA federal appeals court Tuesday affirmed a lower court's decision to dismiss a wrongful-death lawsuit against Rogers police officers. Continue reading...

XNA looks at turning the page on airport leadership

Subscriber only Regional airport board members discussed Wednesday how they will replace people who run the airport when they retire. Continue reading...

Rogers police acted reasonably in fatal shooting, appeals court says

Subscriber onlyA federal appeals court Tuesday affirmed a lower court's decision to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit against Rogers police officers. Continue reading...

Judge tosses most of Josh Duggar's lawsuit

Subscriber only A federal judge dismissed nearly all Joshua Duggar's claims against Springdale and Washington County officials who released decade-old, redacted police investigative reports about Duggar molesting four of his sisters to a celebrity magazine that published the information. Continue reading...

Battery lands Phillips in prison

Subscriber onlyA Springdale man pleaded guilty Thursday to battering his ex-wife last summer and leaving her alone for six hours before seeking medical help for her. Continue reading...

Springdale, Washington County officials appeal denial of immunity in Duggar lawsuit

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Three people have filed appeals after a federal judge refused to dismiss them from a lawsuit claiming officials improperly released decade-old information about an investigation into Josh Duggar sexually abusing four of his sisters. Continue reading...

Hindsville woman who stole from employer given probation, ordered to pay restitution

Subscriber only A woman accused of stealing money from the accounts of a property management company pleaded guilty Tuesday in Washington County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Publisher seeks to dismiss suits by five Duggars

Free-speech rights asserted

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A celebrity magazine that published articles detailing molestation allegations against Josh Duggar wants two federal lawsuits against it dropped, citing First Amendment rights. Continue reading...

Judge puts Jackson in diversion program

Woman to be treated for mental illness instead of prosecuted on multiple charges

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE — A woman with a history of alcohol-related arrests — including killing a worker in a construction zone — has been placed in a court-ordered, five-year diversion program. Continue reading...

Jo Jackson diverted to care program

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A woman with a history of alcohol-related arrests -- including killing a worker in a construction zone -- has been placed in a court-ordered, five-year diversion program. Continue reading...

Some defendants dismissed from Duggar suit

Subscriber onlyA federal judge Friday dismissed parts of a lawsuit claiming Springdale and Washington County officials improperly released decade-old information about an investigation into Josh Duggar sexually abusing four of his sisters. Continue reading...

Some defendants dismissed but bulk of Duggar girls' lawsuit will proceed

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A federal judge Friday dismissed parts of a lawsuit claiming Springdale and Washington County officials improperly released decade-old information about an investigation into Josh Duggar sexually abusing four of his sisters. Continue reading...

Planners seek federal money to finish Bella Vista Bypass

Subscriber onlyThe Northwest Arkansas Planning Commission will apply for a federal grant to help cash-strapped Missouri finish its part of Interstate 49 around Bella Vista. Continue reading...

Planners going for federal money to finish Bella Vista Bypass

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- The Northwest Arkansas Planning Commission is taking the initiative to fill in the missing section of Interstate 49 around Bella Vista by applying for a federal grant to help cash-strapped Missouri finish its part of the project. Continue reading...

Accomplice in fatal shooting in Springdale draws 20 years

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale man pleaded guilty in Washington County Circuit Court for his role in a fatal shooting in 2015. Continue reading...

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