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  • Pedestrian Killed By Car in Rogers Identified

    Posted on: 10:07 pm, August 17, 2013, by , updated on: 02:50pm, August 18, 2013

    Authorities said a 32-year-old Rogers man was struck and killed by a car on Highway 71B on Saturday night. The...
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  • Body Recovered in Cove Where Spear Fisherman Disappeared

    Posted on: 4:12 pm, August 17, 2013, by , updated on: 02:39pm, August 18, 2013

    Carroll County Sheriff Bob Grudek believes the body of a spear fisherman missing in Beaver Lake since July 27 has...
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  • Springdale Man Drowns in Beaver Lake’s “Party Cove”

    Posted on: 3:48 pm, August 17, 2013, by , updated on: 07:55pm, August 17, 2013

    A 38-year-old Springdale man drowned in a popular Beaver Lake cove Saturday afternoon (Aug. 17). Authorities identified the man as...
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  • Oklahoma Man Killed in Single-Car Rollover Crash

    Posted on: 2:33 pm, August 17, 2013, by , updated on: 02:37pm, August 17, 2013

    Oklahoma Highway Patrol officials said a 24-year-old man was killed in a single-car accident early Sunday morning (Aug. 17) just...
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  • County Judge Vows Road Department Will Overcome Arrests

    Posted on: 9:47 pm, August 10, 2013, by , updated on: 11:21am, August 12, 2013

    Two Benton County Road Department superintendents were arrested Saturday (Aug. 11) in connection with an investigation into former county administrator...
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  • Whirlpool to Test Soil Near Former Fort Smith Plant

    Posted on: 8:38 pm, August 10, 2013, by

    Whirlpool said it was take soil gas samples in the neighborhood surrounding its former plant in Fort Smith. There are...
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  • Portion of Alma Under Precautionary Boil Order

    Posted on: 8:15 pm, August 10, 2013, by

    Parts of Alma are under a precautionary boil order, officials said Saturday. Officials with the Highway 71 Water department said...
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  • SWEPCO Withdraws Three Line Routes Over Beaver Lake

    Posted on: 6:38 pm, August 10, 2013, by , updated on: 06:40pm, August 10, 2013

    Three of the six proposed routes for a transmission line SWEPCO wants to build in Benton and Carroll counties stand...
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  • Farmington Woman Arrested After Hitting Mailboxes, Bridge, Car

    Posted on: 3:56 pm, August 4, 2013, by , updated on: 06:59pm, August 4, 2013

        A Farmington woman faces three felony charges after Washington County Sheriff deputies said she took off on a...
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  • Police Release Name of Man Involved in Deadly Standoff

    Posted on: 9:11 pm, August 3, 2013, by , updated on: 03:40pm, August 5, 2013

    Fort Smith police released the name of a man who killed himself after a standoff with police and SWAT personnel...
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  • Suspect Accused of Stabbing ‘Good Samaritan’

    Posted on: 4:37 pm, August 3, 2013, by , updated on: 04:07pm, August 6, 2013

    Fayetteville police arrested a man Tuesday (Aug. 6) in connection with a weekend stabbing. Javier Vera-Jurado, 30, of Fayetteville, is...
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  • Kidnapping-Robbery Suspect Arrested; Two More At Large

    Posted on: 5:40 pm, July 28, 2013, by , updated on: 05:47pm, July 28, 2013

    A Fayetteville woman faces kidnapping and aggravated robbery charges after being arrested Saturday night. Brandy Sisemore, 28, was booked in...
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