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  • Road Dept: Former Supervisor Misused County Equipment In The Past

    Posted on: 5:16 pm, August 14, 2013, by

    After the arrest of three Benton County Road Department supervisors new details emerge about the past of Former Road Dept....
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  • VIDEO: Second County Official Resigns In Corruption Case

    Posted on: 1:48 pm, August 12, 2013, by , updated on: 05:44pm, August 12, 2013

    The Benton County road superintendent resigned Monday following his arrest in a corruption case that has already claimed the job...
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  • Johnson Mayor Vows to Fix Flooding Problem

    Posted on: 12:37 pm, August 5, 2013, by , updated on: 05:30pm, August 5, 2013

    With more rain in the forecast, Johnson city officials are trying to avoid the flooding like residents experienced last week....
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  • Family Grieves As Search For Diver Called Off

    Posted on: 5:21 pm, August 2, 2013, by , updated on: 05:36pm, August 2, 2013

    The family of 28-year-old Michael Burton mourning their loss, but left without closure as the search at Beaver Lake was...
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  • Fungus That Kills Bats Found in Devil’s Den State Park Cave

    Posted on: 5:21 pm, July 30, 2013, by

    The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission have reported a low level of fungus (Geomyces Destructans) that causes white-nose syndrome has...
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  • Benton County Administrator Arrested, Accused Of Misusing County Money

    Posted on: 4:15 pm, July 30, 2013, by , updated on: 05:48pm, July 30, 2013

    A Benton County administrator has been arrested on suspicion of theft after officials say he mishandled county money. Scott Stober...
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  • Crews Break Ground on Hilton Hotel

    Posted on: 12:35 pm, July 23, 2013, by , updated on: 05:44pm, July 23, 2013

    A Hilton Hotel is going up in one of the fastest growing parts of Northwest Arkansas. Crews broke ground on...
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  • Grant Adds Members to Fire Department’s Special Operations

    Posted on: 5:36 pm, July 16, 2013, by

    A special operations team of high-tech first responders in Northwest Arkansas is ready to roll if tornadoes or other disasters...
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  • Public Hearings Held Over SWEPCO Transmission Lines

    Posted on: 5:08 pm, July 15, 2013, by , updated on: 05:20pm, July 15, 2013

    A proposal to build a nearly 50 mile transmission line through Benton and Carroll counties sparked controversy Monday (July 15)...
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  • Man Accused of Pointing Toy Gun at Officers Pleads Not Guilty

    Posted on: 3:32 pm, July 12, 2013, by , updated on: 06:03pm, July 12, 2013

    A man accused of being involved in a standoff with police on a Springdale Walmart parking lot after an officer...
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  • Springdale to Vote on Eminent Domain to Complete Trail

    Posted on: 11:38 am, July 9, 2013, by , updated on: 01:25pm, July 9, 2013

    Springdale is trying to move forward with the Razorback Greenway Trail project but first, they may need permission from landowners....
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  • Fayetteville Places Restrictions on Door-to-Door Sales

    Posted on: 11:49 am, July 3, 2013, by , updated on: 12:30pm, July 3, 2013

    If you’re a door-to-door sales person, your job just got a bit more complicated in Fayetteville. In a 7 to...
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