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NW region of state still dry; rain in forecast

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Local emergency management officials hope the coming storm brings much-needed rain to Northwest Arkansas and then leaves before any flooding occurs. Continue reading...

Local officials hope for rain as drought persists

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Local emergency management officials hope the coming storm brings much-needed rain to Northwest Arkansas and then leaves before any flooding occurs. Continue reading...

County judge tables poll proposal

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE — Benton County’s justices of the peace apparently will decide how to pay for the $30 million court building without any professional research on voter opinions and preferences. Continue reading...

Edwards seeks return to Benton County Quorum Court

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Joel Edwards said he'll seek a second term on the Benton County Quorum Court. Continue reading...

Edwards seeks return to Quorum Court

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Joel Edwards said he'll seek a second term on the Benton County Quorum Court. Continue reading...

Beaver Water District works with cities, schools

Subscriber onlyThe Beaver Water District is working with cities, schools, nonprofit groups and others to educate people on the importance of staying hydrated, Amy Wilson, director of public affairs, told the district's board Thursday. Continue reading...

Benton County courts building costs increase

Subscriber only The cost of Benton County's proposed courts building has jumped from an early estimate of around $25 million to almost $30 million. Continue reading...

Benton County board denies appeal of Simmons plant

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County's Planning Appeals Board on Monday said neighbors of the proposed Simmons Foods plant near Gentry have no standing to appeal the plant's approval. Continue reading...

Rogers' Adams seeks return to Benton County Quorum Court

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Pat Adams has announced he will run for a fourth term as justice of the peace for District 6 on the Benton County Quorum Court. Continue reading...

Lowell's Meyers seeks fourth term on Benton County Quorum Court

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Brent Meyers said he will seek another term on the Benton County Quorum Court. Continue reading...

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County Judge Barry Moehring (left) discusses county roads with Gary...

NWA Democrat-Gazette/TOM SISSOM County Judge Barry Moehring (left) discusses county roads with Gary LaRue of Siloam Springs at Mo...

Published: July 25, 2017

Donna Miles, from left, manager of the Bella Vista Animal Shelter, Matt Colston, assistant manager o...

Donna Miles, from left, manager of the Bella Vista Animal Shelter, Matt Colston, assistant manager of the Rogers Animal Shelter, a...

Published: August 18, 2012

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