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Benton County residents work to save old Bentonville Post Office

Subscriber onlyA Rogers man with an interest in Northwest Arkansas history staged a one-man demonstration Thursday aiming to bring attention to the old Post Office building and generating support for its preservation. Continue reading...

Benton County reviews business plans, housing development

Subscriber only Benton County's planning staff got a second look Wednesday at a proposed outdoor wedding venue in the Arrowhead Lodge area near Beaver Lake. Continue reading...

Benton County OKs bid on War Eagle Bridge repair

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials say War Eagle Bridge should be repaired and ready for normal traffic by the end of September. Continue reading...

Benton County planners consider mobile home park

Subscriber only Benton County planners on Wednesday reviewed plans for a 52-space mobile home park on property on Arkansas 59, just south of the Siloam Springs city limits. Continue reading...

Benton County panel OKs downtown courts building

Subscriber only Benton County officials on Tuesday endorsed a site on Northeast Second Street in downtown Bentonville as the location for a courts building. Continue reading...

Benton County to endorse court building site

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County justices of the peace are expected to declare their intent tonight to keep a proposed new courts building downtown. Continue reading...

Benton County judge makes changes

Subscriber only Benton County Judge Barry Moehring will take his time to fill positions and make structural changes in his new administration. Continue reading...

Benton County sales tax revenue growing fast

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County's sales tax revenue has spiked in the first two months of 2017, exceeding 2016's collection by nearly 20 percent, officials were told Thursday. Continue reading...

Benton County panel considers sick leave bank

Subscriber only Benton County justices of the peace were split Tuesday on a proposed "sick leave bank" for employees. Continue reading...

Benton County courts plans incomplete

Subscriber only Benton County officials say many questions remain unanswered as work on plans for a new courts building continues. Continue reading...

County reviews 2 bids to fix historic War Eagle Bridge

Subscriber only Two companies are interested in repairing the historic War Eagle Bridge, and Benton County officials said they hope to award the job in the next few days. Continue reading...

Benton County panel supports downtown courts building

Subscriber onlyBenton County's justices of the peace endorsed a downtown Bentonville site for a courts building on Tuesday, giving County Judge Barry Moehring the green light to proceed with the project. Continue reading...

Benton County officials to review courts project

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County's justices of the peace will resume discussion of a county courts building at a special meeting tonight. Continue reading...

Benton County to make 'data-based decisions' on roads with detailed survey

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County roads will get a more rigorous examination than the traditional "eyeball test" as technology is applied to the evaluation and planning process. Continue reading...

Benton County expands convenience center program

Subscriber onlyBenton County residents soon will have more recycling options when the county's convenience center program opens a new site and moves another. Continue reading...

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