Shain Bergan

Shain Bergan joined the 5NEWS team as an assignments manager in our Northwest Arkansas newsroom in July 2012. If you have a story idea, email him at

Recent Articles

  • Defense Gets More Time In Accused Child Killer’s Case

    Posted on: 6:11 pm, April 9, 2014, by

    Zachary Holly’s attorneys have asked for his trial to be pushed back to further prepare for his capital murder case...
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  • Fired Comptroller Expected To File Grievance

    Posted on: 4:58 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 05:27pm, April 9, 2014

    Benton County officials tell 5NEWS the comptroller fired Tuesday is expected to file a grievance by Friday with the county...
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  • Whole Foods Store Could Be Coming To Fayetteville

    Posted on: 4:09 pm, April 9, 2014, by

    Plans have been submitted to the City of Fayetteville for development of what may become a Whole Foods Market, according...
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  • Rossetti Wins West Fork Mayor Race

    Posted on: 9:27 pm, April 8, 2014, by

    Charlie Rossetti won the West Fork mayor’s race Tuesday night, after serving as the city’s interim mayor since November. Rossetti...
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  • Springdale Company Fined $44,000 In Worker’s Death

    Posted on: 9:06 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 09:31pm, April 8, 2014

    A Springdale recycling facility has been fined $44,000 for violating safety regulations, after a worker died last year in a...
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  • Police: Suspects Pretended To Be Feds, Handcuffed Family At Gunpoint

    Posted on: 4:58 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 05:20pm, April 8, 2014

    Three suspects were arrested this week after allegedly pretending to be federal agents and handcuffing a family, before holding one...
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  • Benton County Comptroller Fired

    Posted on: 4:48 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 04:51pm, April 8, 2014

    The Benton County comptroller was fired Tuesday, after being placed on leave in connection with a corruption case in which...
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  • Greenland Student Arrested After Bomb Threat

    Posted on: 2:54 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 03:05pm, April 8, 2014

    A Greenland student has been arrested after admitting to leaving a bomb threat at the high school, said Greenland Police...
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  • Supporters Rally After School Made Students Take Down Rebel Flags

    Posted on: 9:01 pm, April 7, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:36pm, April 8, 2014

    Scott County residents gathered near Waldron High School on Tuesday afternoon to support three boys threatened with suspension from the...
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  • Razorback Olympian Who Lost Leg To Speak To Students

    Posted on: 8:32 pm, April 7, 2014, by

    A former University of Arkansas track star whose leg was amputated while preparing for the Olympics will speak at Fayetteville...
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  • Bomb Threat Discovered At Fayetteville High School

    Posted on: 6:14 pm, April 7, 2014, by , updated on: 06:17pm, April 7, 2014

    Police are investigating a bomb threat discovered Monday afternoon at Fayetteville High School, according to the school district. The threat...
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  • County Comptroller Placed On Leave After 3 Arrested In Corruption Case

    Posted on: 5:30 pm, April 7, 2014, by , updated on: 05:46pm, April 7, 2014

    The Benton County comptroller has been placed on administrative leave while the criminal case progresses against three former county employees...
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