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  • Woman Killed in Prairie Grove House Fire

    Posted on: 9:59 am, June 5, 2013, by , updated on: 02:09pm, June 5, 2013

    An elderly woman was killed Wednesday (June 5) in a house fire in Prairie Grove, said Capt. Chris Workman of the...
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  • EPA Cleaning Up Oil Spill in Fort Smith

    Posted on: 10:51 am, June 3, 2013, by , updated on: 06:57pm, June 3, 2013

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is working to clean up 15,000 gallons of spilled mineral oil from an OG&E transformer...
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  • Hundreds Protest Outside Walmart Home Office

    Posted on: 8:47 am, June 3, 2013, by , updated on: 09:07am, June 3, 2013

    Striking workers protested outside Walmart’s home office in Bentonville Monday morning (June 3) as associates and shareholders began arriving in...
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  • Scott County Sheriff Found Dead During Severe Flooding

    Posted on: 9:23 am, May 31, 2013, by , updated on: 11:29am, June 1, 2013

    The search for Joel Campora, an Arkansas Game and Fish Warden concluded after river boats pulled onto shore. The body...
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  • Flooding Forces State of Emergency in LeFlore County

    Posted on: 8:36 am, May 31, 2013, by , updated on: 11:41am, June 1, 2013

    Due to extensive emergency response efforts and damages to infrastructure, LeFlore County has activated an emergency operations plan and declared...
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    LeFlore County Flooding in Haw Creek area from Alicia Allen
  • Search Resumes for Missing Game Warden, Scott County Woman

    Posted on: 7:50 am, May 31, 2013, by , updated on: 10:00pm, June 1, 2013

    The search has resumed for Joel Campora, an Arkansas Game and Fish Commission wildlife officer, and an unidentified women who...
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  • Van Buren Storm Siren Struck By Lightning

    Posted on: 8:34 am, May 30, 2013, by , updated on: 09:54am, May 30, 2013

    The Crawford County Department of Emergency Management sent out a notice informing Van Buren residents the emergency warning siren in...
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  • Accused Child Killer Gets Second Mental Evaluation

    Posted on: 9:02 am, May 29, 2013, by , updated on: 10:50am, May 29, 2013

    Accused child killer Zachary Holly has been approved for a second mental evaluation, with this one to be conducted next...
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  • National Weather Service to Survey More Damage

    Posted on: 7:41 am, May 23, 2013, by

    Thursday (May 23) the National Weather Service will head back to Northwest Arkansas to survey more damage after they have...
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  • POLICE: Suspicious Items at Bentonville Motel a ‘Mystery’

    Posted on: 7:34 am, May 22, 2013, by , updated on: 03:21pm, May 22, 2013

    Police Chief Jon Simpson said several various, suspicious items were found inside a vacant motel room Wednesday (May 22). Simpson...
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  • Rogers Police Officer Suspended With Pay After Arrest

    Posted on: 7:22 am, May 20, 2013, by , updated on: 11:01am, May 20, 2013

    The Rogers Police Department has put Sgt. Jesse Ray on paid administrative leave following his arrest Friday (May 17) on...
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  • Man Allegedly Slashes Daughter’s Boyfriend’s Throat

    Posted on: 10:17 am, May 17, 2013, by , updated on: 07:04pm, May 17, 2013

    Fort Smith police arrested a man for allegedly slashing his daughter’s boyfriend’s throat on Thursday (May 16). Police responded to...
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