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  • Corps Of Engineers To Conduct Beaver Lake Shore Maintenance

    BEAVER LAKE (KFSM) — The Army Corps of Engineers will be conducting shore maintenance along the northern section of Beaver Lake and is advising homeowners to be ready for the coming work. The work will take place over the next six months from the east side of Fords Creek north to the dam, then over into the northern Clifty area. Workers from Devereaux and Associates will be in clothing and vehicles identified as working with the Corps and will be […]

  • Sidewalk Work Reducing Fayetteville Road To One Lane For Six Weeks

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — Sidewalk work along Carriage Way in Fayetteville will require lane closings over the next six weeks. The city is installing a new five-foot sidewalk along the west side of Carriage Way from Beaver Lane to Wedington Drive. Construction starts today (April 26) and is expected to be complete in six weeks. Work will take place from 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. each day and will reduce Carriage Way to one lane. Residents will be allowed to access the road […]

  • Razorback Baseball Game Cancelled Tonight

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — The Arkansas Razorbacks Baseball game against Texas Tech is cancelled tonight (April 25). The game would have been the series finale against Texas Tech. It also was the Bark in the Park event. The game will not be rescheduled, according to the Razorback Baseball press release. Tickets to Wednesday’s games will be null and void. Individual, single-game tickets can be exchanged for tickets to any future games by contacting the Razorback Ticket Center at 1-800-982-HOGS (4647). The […]

  • Portion Of South Main Street In Bentonville Closing Until Late May

    BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — A portion of South Main Street in Bentonville will be closing soon and will not reopen until late May. South Main Street between Southeast Eighth Street and Southeast 10th Street will close for utility work starting at 7 a.m. Monday (April 30). The closure is expected to continue until Friday, May 25, at 6 p.m. Detour signs will be in place. Weather and other factors could postpone the closure or reopening. More information on road closures in […]

  • Springdale Bypass Construction To Close Lanes on Arkansas 112

    SPRINGDALE (KFSM) — Lanes of Arkansas 112 will be closed starting Thursday (April 26) as construction continues on the U.S. 412 Northern Bypass. Construction crews on the new highway in Springdale will close lanes on Arkansas 112 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. The northbound and southbound lanes alternately will be closed between Carrie Smith Road and West Miller Road. The four-mile bypass is designed to connect Interstate 49 to Arkansas 112. The bypass is scheduled to […]

  • Yard Sale Highway 64 To Gore Kicks Off In Oklahoma

    ROLAND, OKLA. (KFSM) — Bargain hunters willing to brave the rain will have plenty to browse along one of Oklahoma’s highways starting today. Yard Sale Highway 64 to Gore kicks off today (April 25) and continues through Saturday, April 28. Sales started at 6 a.m. and will keep going until dark. Vendors are set up starting at the Arkansas/Oklahoma state line, and the sales will go on for miles through Sequoyah County. The sales will take place along Oklahoma 64 […]

  • Department Of Energy Training To Close Arkansas 96

    GREENWOOD (KFSM) — The Department of Energy will conduct training exercises that will close parts of Arkansas 96, the department said in a news release. Arkansas 96 will be closed from Arkansas 22 (Fort Street) to Been Ridge Road on Thursday (April 26) from 7-10 p.m. The Department of Energy’s Office of Secure Transportation will conduct a training exercise. Any questions about the closure should be made to the Office of Secure Transportation’s local Exercise Control Center at (479) 709-5302 […]

  • Road Closings Set In Bentonville; Springdale Closings Delayed

    NORTHWEST ARKANSAS (KFSM) — Bentonville announced two road closures this week, and Springdale is delaying lane closures near Interstate 49 until Wednesday. In Bentonville, Southeast Second Street will be closed between Southeast A Street and Southeast B Street starting at 7 a.m. Wednesday. The road is expected to reopen by 5 p.m. Also, Southeast E Street between Southeast Seventh and Southeast Fifth streets should remain closed through 6 p.m. Wednesday. Weather could postpone the closures. There is a chance of […]

  • South Wilkerson Street Reopens After Crews Battle Johnson House Fire

    JOHNSON (KFSM) — South Wilkerson Street in Johnson reopened about 9 a.m. Tuesday after being closed while crews battled a house fire. Police in Johnson blocked off South Wilkerson Street on Tuesday as firefighters battled a house fire at 5908 Wilkerson Street in Johnson. Springdale, Fayetteville and Tontitown fire departments assisted the Johnson Fire Department in putting out the fire. The single-story home showed smoke coming from the roof and windows as crews worked to extinguish the blaze. The fire was […]

  • Westbound Lane Of I-40 Reopened After Semi Fire

    VAN BUREN (KFSM) — The westbound outside lane of Interstate 40 has been reopened after a semi fire. The lane was closed about of 5:45 a.m. Tuesday morning just west of the Arkansas 59 exit at mile-marker 5 because an 18-wheeler’s trailer caught fire. Arkansas Highway Police said the fire started because of a mechanical issue. The truck was hauling paving equipment. Van Buren firefighters put out the fire. There were no injuries or major traffic issues reported. The lane was […]

  • Sections Of Highway Over Beaver Dam To Close For 3 Weeks

    BEAVER DAM (KFSM) — Work on Beaver Dam will resume April 30 and will close parts of Arkansas 187, which crosses it, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said in a news release Monday. A section of Arkansas 187 will be closed for three weeks so crews can perform required maintenance, the Corps said. The work is weather permitting. Drivers are asked to plan alternate routes and allow extra time for travel in the area. U.S. 62 is recommended as […]

  • April 23 Is The Last Day To Register To Vote In Arkansas Primary

    ARKANSAS (KFSM) — Today (April 23) is the last day to register to vote in the Arkansas primary. Because April 22 fell on a Sunday, today is the last day to register to vote in time for the primary election, which is May 22. Those wanting to register can visit their local county courthouse and see the county clerk. Registration is also available at the local Department of Motor Vehicles/State Revenue office or by going online at To register to […]