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

  • Bentonville Wife-Killer Gets 35 Years After Pleading Guilty

    Posted on: 2:01 pm, April 4, 2014, by , updated on: 02:38pm, April 4, 2014

    The Bentonville man who gunned down his wife before turning the gun on himself in 2012 pleaded guilty Friday in...
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  • Pedestrian Hit By Car In Rogers

    Posted on: 8:22 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 09:33pm, April 3, 2014

    A woman was hospitalized Thursday night after being hit by a car while she was on foot, according to emergency...
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  • Police Investigate 2 Threats At Rogers Schools

    Posted on: 1:30 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 05:14pm, April 3, 2014

    Police are investigating threat discovered Thursday at Rogers Heritage High School and Elmwood Middle School, according to the Rogers Police...
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  • Fayetteville Gets First Local Superintendent Candidate After 17 Apply

    Posted on: 7:09 pm, April 2, 2014, by , updated on: 07:15pm, April 2, 2014

    As the deadline passed this week to apply for the Fayetteville superintendent job, 17 applicants had submitted their resumes to...
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  • Springdale Alert System OK Despite False Tsunami Warning

    Posted on: 3:38 pm, April 2, 2014, by

    Springdale officials say their emergency weather alert system is fully functional, despite a weather alert telling local residents Tuesday that...
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  • Reserves Approved To Cover Rural Ambulance Service

    Posted on: 8:50 pm, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 08:51pm, April 1, 2014

    The Benton County Finance Committee on Tuesday night approved spending $257,000 in reserve money to reimburse cities for rural ambulance...
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  • Potential Fianna Hills Country Club Buyer Pulls Out; Rezoning Tabled

    Posted on: 8:35 pm, April 1, 2014, by

    Fort Smith city leaders on Tuesday night tabled a decision on rezoning the Fianna Hills Country Club, after the developer...
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  • Franklin Settles Tie, Wins Sallisaw Police Chief Race

    Posted on: 8:05 pm, April 1, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:53pm, April 1, 2014

    Terry Franklin was elected Tuesday night as Sallisaw’s new police chief, after he previously tied his opponent in February’s election....
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  • Fayetteville Officials Approve $98,000 For 3 New Snow Plows

    Posted on: 7:57 pm, April 1, 2014, by

    The Fayetteville City Council on Tuesday night approved spending $98,707 to pay for three new snow plow pickup trucks, after...
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  • Student Arrested In Gun Threat At Bentonville High School

    Posted on: 5:25 pm, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 12:20pm, April 2, 2014

    Bentonville police on Tuesday (April 1) arrested Samantha Overstreet, 18, on suspicion of threatening to “shoot up” Bentonville High School...
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  • Boil Order Issued For Pea Ridge After Water Line Breaks

    Posted on: 3:25 pm, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 03:52pm, April 1, 2014

    The City of Pea Ridge issued a boil order Tuesday for about 275 customers affected by a water line break....
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  • Trial Pushed Back For Suspect In Deadly Stabbing

    Posted on: 2:36 pm, April 1, 2014, by

    The homeless Fayetteville man accused of stabbing his girlfriend to death last year had his trial reset Tuesday in Washington...
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