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  • Remains of Vietnam Vet Returned to Fayetteville

    Posted on: 5:36 pm, June 8, 2012, by , updated on: 06:05pm, June 8, 2012

    A hero’s homecoming was 43 years in the making. The remains of Captain Virgil Meroney, III, were returned to Northwest...
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  • Tipster Leads Fayetteville Police to Murder Suspect

    Posted on: 5:20 pm, June 7, 2012, by , updated on: 08:51pm, June 7, 2012

    A tip helped lead investigators to a suspect in the death of a Fayetteville woman six years ago, police say....
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  • Springdale Athlete to Represent Arkansas in France

    Posted on: 5:31 pm, June 6, 2012, by , updated on: 08:54pm, June 6, 2012

    A Springdale athlete will soon be representing Northwest Arkansas on the world stage. Alex Lewis, 20, made Team USA for...
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  • Walmart Shareholders Celebrate Company’s 50 Years

    Posted on: 6:16 pm, May 30, 2012, by , updated on: 10:01am, May 31, 2012

    This year Walmart shareholders are not only celebrating their annual meeting in Northwest Arkansas, but it’s the retail giant’s 50th...
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  • Memorial Day at Fayetteville National Cemetery

    Posted on: 12:24 pm, May 28, 2012, by , updated on: 05:16pm, May 28, 2012

    Hundreds of family, friends, veterans and those currently serving all gathered at Fayetteville National Cemetery Monday morning to honor our...
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  • Cradduck to Bring New Philosophy to Benton Co. Sheriff’s Office

    Posted on: 5:14 pm, May 25, 2012, by , updated on: 05:27pm, May 25, 2012

    After nearly a decade Benton County will have a new sheriff. Voters elected Kelley Cradduck to the post this week....
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  • Tyson Brings in Food Donations with Employee Challenge

    Posted on: 3:38 pm, May 24, 2012, by

    Do you think you could feed your family on $100 a week? For many in Northwest Arkansas that’s a reality....
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  • Fayetteville, Fort Smith Schools Offer Free Summer Lunch

    Posted on: 5:24 pm, May 23, 2012, by , updated on: 05:40pm, May 23, 2012

    Fayetteville students have one more day of school before summer vacation, but when classes end, the lunchroom will still be...
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  • Washington County Transit Tax Measure Fails

    Posted on: 4:31 pm, May 22, 2012, by , updated on: 04:08am, May 23, 2012

    A sales tax increase to increase funding to public transit failed to pass in Washington County.   The official results:...
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  • Special Olympics Torch Run Kicks off in NWA

    Posted on: 5:32 pm, May 21, 2012, by , updated on: 06:25pm, May 21, 2012

    Benton and Washington County police officers ran through Northwest Arkansas to raise money for the Special Olympics in the annual...
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  • Long Addresses Rumors

    Posted on: 11:37 am, May 18, 2012, by , updated on: 06:29pm, May 18, 2012

    University of Arkansas Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long issued a statement Friday on rumors that he could...
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  • 8 Cities Band Together for Code Red System

    Posted on: 6:21 pm, May 17, 2012, by , updated on: 06:29pm, May 17, 2012

    Washington County is one step closer to having a severe weather alert system for all its residents. The mayors of...
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