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Committee forwards Northwest Arkansas regional project lists

Subscriber onlyA regional planning committee is recommending $9 million in transportation projects in Northwest Arkansas next year. Continue reading...

XNA hopefuls could be interviewed in early August for top spot

Subscriber onlyRegional airport board members hope to have a short list of candidates to interview next month to replace their soon-to-retire executive director. Continue reading...

Arkansas dog-business 'con man' given 5 years in prison

Subscriber onlyAn Arkansas man who bilked 13 investors out of more than $1.4 million in a dog-business scam was sentenced Monday in federal court to more than five years in prison and ordered to pay restitution. Continue reading...

Rogers' Rosen sentenced for $1.4 million scam

Subscriber onlyA Rogers man who bilked 13 investors out of more than $1.4 million in a dog business scam was sentenced Monday in federal court to more than five years in prison and ordered to pay restitution. Continue reading...

Arkansas counterfeiters sentenced; 4 pleaded guilty in March after stores reported fake bills

Subscriber onlyFour Northwest Arkansas residents were sentenced in federal court last week for counterfeiting money last year. Continue reading...

Airport task force calls for access road

Subscriber only A group tasked with completing an access road to the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport met for the first time Friday and brainstormed how to get the project moving. Continue reading...

Accuser's suit seeks lid on files in firing

Harassment case personal, she says

Subscriber onlyThe woman who said she was the target of sexual harassment by fired Fayetteville school district Superintendent Matthew Wendt has sued to block release of related documents requested under the state's Freedom of Information Act, saying her personal privacy should outweigh the public's right to know. Continue reading...

Regional airport access road focus of new task force

Subscriber onlyA group tasked with completing an access road to the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport met for the first time Friday and brainstormed how to get the project moving. Continue reading...

Four counterfeiters in Northwest Arkansas sentenced in federal court

Subscriber onlyFour area residents were sentenced in federal court for counterfeiting money last year. Continue reading...

Victim sues to block release of Fayetteville School District's Wendt documents

Subscriber onlyThe woman who was the target of sexual harassment by fired Fayetteville Schools Superintendent Matthew Wendt has sued to block release of related documents requested under the state's Freedom of Information Act, saying her personal privacy should outweigh the public's right to know. Continue reading...

Open space plan gets cool reception in Washington County

Subscriber only A plan to preserve green space in the region suffered a second blow when a Washington County committee refused to endorse a tax increase to pay for it. Continue reading...

Story sentenced for $1.2 million theft from Farmington

Subscriber onlyA former Farmington district court clerk who stole more than more than $1 million from the city was sentenced to federal prison Wednesday and ordered to pay restitution. Continue reading...

Story sentenced for $1.2 million theft from Farmington

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A former Farmington district court clerk who stole more than more than $1 million from the city over several years was sentenced to federal prison Wednesday and ordered to pay restitution. Continue reading...

Washington County employees dismissed from hiring lawsuit

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Washington County Judge Joseph Wood and six employees named in a lawsuit over county hiring practices are being dismissed in their individual capacities. Continue reading...

Public input sought for Northwest Arkansas transportation projects

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Regional planners hosted a public forum Thursday to exchange ideas and discuss which transportation projects will be done in Northwest Arkansas through 2022. Continue reading...