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Benton County OKs new voting machines

Subscriber onlyBenton County's justices of the peace on Thursday approved spending more than $2.3 million for voting equipment. Continue reading...

Benton County eyes space needs

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- As Benton County officials work to provide more space for the circuit courts in a new courts building, other office space problems also need attention. Continue reading...

Benton County chooses new ambulance service

Subscriber onlyBenton County has reached an agreement with Mercy Emergency Medical Services for ambulance service in most of the eastern part of the county. Continue reading...

Benton County courts building still changing

Subscriber onlyBenton County's proposed new courts building remains a work in progress, officials were told Tuesday. Continue reading...

Benton County officials rank personnel requests

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County justices of the peace on Monday put requests for three deputies and four jailers at the top of 21 requests for new employees in the 2018 budget. Continue reading...

Benton County hits other bridge to-dos after War Eagle span's re-do

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County officials will shift their attention to other bridge projects now that the renovated War Eagle Bridge is open. Continue reading...

Benton County planning bridge work

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials will shift their attention to other bridge projects now that the renovated War Eagle Bridge is open. Continue reading...

Benton County expects more revenue

$4.4 million surplus expected; work begins on 2018 budget

Subscriber onlyBenton County officials are starting work on the 2018 budget with a $4.4 million surplus in expected revenue over operating expenses. Continue reading...

Benton County officials OK new voting machines

Subscriber onlyBenton County's justices of the peace agreed Tuesday to pay $2.25 million for new voting equipment. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas growth boosts property tax collection

Subscriber onlyBenton and Washington county officials say they expect growth to drive collection up as the deadline to pay property taxes approaches. Continue reading...

Benton County officials eye 2018 budget

Subscriber onlyBenton County's justices of the peace spent much of a routine Quorum Court meeting on Thursday looking ahead to the 2018 budget process. Continue reading...

Benton County officials get $1.4 million in personnel requests

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County's justices of the peace were presented with about $1.4 million in personnel requests Tuesday, with nearly $1 million coming from the Benton County Sheriff's Office. Continue reading...

Benton County starts on first steps toward new courthouse

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County has assembled a team officials hope will turn plans for a new courthouse into a reality. Continue reading...

Benton County completes courthouse team

Subscriber onlyBENTONVILLE -- Benton County has assembled a team officials hope will turn plans for a new courthouse into a reality. Continue reading...

Benton County planners OK marijuana facility

Subscriber only Benton County planners on Wednesday approved a proposal for a medical marijuana cultivation facility near Gentry. Continue reading...