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Elkins Arvest employee pleads to embezzlement

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A former loan officer pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to stealing money from Arvest Bank. Continue reading...

Ozark Regional Transit looking for options in face of budget shortfall

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Ozark Regional Transit is looking at a $338,000 shortfall in next year's budget and will likely have to ask for more money from the cities and counties it serves or cut routes and hours of service. Continue reading...

XNA officials may change plans for airport access road

Subscriber onlyRegional airport officials say they're taking a new tack in their ongoing effort to get an access road built. Continue reading...

Ex-clerk at Arkansas court admits stealing $1.5M

U.S. court hears Farmington case

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A former Farmington District Court clerk pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to stealing more than $1.5 million from the city over several years. Continue reading...

Some big Interstate 49 projects nearing completion, others coming soon

Subscriber onlyWork is wrapping up on a couple of big Interstate 49 projects in Benton and Washington counties and another is significantly ahead of schedule, according to two Arkansas Department of Transportation district engineers. Continue reading...

Judge won't toss suit on access to college's records

Spending of state aid at issue

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Washington County circuit judge on Thursday refused to dismiss a lawsuit seeking documents related to Ecclesia College's receipt of state money. Continue reading...

Judge refuses to dismiss Ecclesia FOIA case

Subscriber onlyA Washington County Circuit judge Thursday refused to dismiss a lawsuit seeking documents related to Ecclesia College's receipt of state money. Continue reading...

Washington County judge erred in calculating money for former wife, court rules

Subscriber only The Arkansas Court of Appeals today sent a contentious divorce case back to a Washington County Circuit judge, saying she awarded too much alimony and child support. Continue reading...

ORT changes two routes in north Fayetteville

Subscriber onlyOzark Regional Transit is changing two routes serving areas around the Northwest Arkansas Mall, officials said Friday. Continue reading...

Report: Davis knowingly waived Miranda rights in capital case

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Further psychological testing has determined a husband accused of helping kill his wife knowingly waived his Miranda rights when he talked to Fayetteville police, according to a report filed Friday. Continue reading...

Judge erred in tossing Springdale cleanup lawsuit, appeals court rules

Subscriber only A Washington County Circuit Court judge erred when she threw out a lawsuit over Springdale forcibly cleaning up a salvage yard, the Arkansas Court of Appeals ruled Wednesday. Continue reading...

Springdale woman convicted of starting apartment blaze, given no punishment

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale woman was found guilty of reckless burning Tuesday but given no punishment for starting a fire that heavily damaged an apartment complex in January. Continue reading...

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...