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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Former Arkansas deputy, justice of the peace accused of sexual assault, firedthat Harrison was fired Wednesday. He was reportedly first elected as a Benton
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
that Harrison was fired Wednesday. He was reportedly first elected as a Benton County justice of the peace in 2010. The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette said he won re-election in 2016 but resigned in December when he began work with the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Legacy Capital Sells Corporate Benefits Business to OneDigitaldetails. Raymond Raphael of Fayetteville, who led Legacy Capital's employee be
Arkansas Business / Posted yesterday
details. Raymond Raphael of Fayetteville, who led Legacy Capital's employee benefits division headquartered in its northwest Arkansas office, will stay on as managing principal of OneDigital's Arkansas operation. He will also keep his team... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Rogers Man Appointed As Benton County Justice Of The Peaceon the Rogers City Council from 1980 to 1990 and has been a member of the Roger
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted yesterday
on the Rogers City Council from 1980 to 1990 and has been a member of the Rogers Lions club since 1974. He has lived in Northwest Arkansas since 1969. He said this will be another opportunity for him to engage with the people of Benton... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Medicaid push on to add Marshallese, other kidsMedicaid. The changes would take effect Jan. 1, Human Services Department spok
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
Medicaid. The changes would take effect Jan. 1, Human Services Department spokesman Brandi Hinkle said. Laura Kellams, Northwest Arkansas director for Arkansas Advocates for Children and Families, said the change would extend coverage to about... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
4-run 7th lifts Travelers in shutoutby Tyler Marlette and Kyle Waldrop in the seventh inning helped lift the Arkans
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
by Tyler Marlette and Kyle Waldrop in the seventh inning helped lift the Arkansas Travelers to a 5-0 victory over the Northwest Arkansas Naturals on Tuesday night at Dickey-Stephens Park in North Little Rock. Leading 1-0 in the seventh, the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Duggar daughters oppose request from Arkansas county, officials seeking immunity in suitshould not be immune if the daughters’ rights were violated with the knowledge
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
should not be immune if the daughters’ rights were violated with the knowledge that they were violating such rights, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. On July 10, attorneys for Washington County filed a motion asking that the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
88-old killed after car travels into ditch, strikes culvert on Arkansas highwayA single-vehicle crash in Northwest Arkansas left an 88-year-old man dead and a
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
A single-vehicle crash in Northwest Arkansas left an 88-year-old man dead and another person injured, state police said. The accident happened around 12:05 p.m. Monday as W.Q. Hall of Huntsville was traveling as a passenger in a southbound 2005 Ford... Read more
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Carroll County News
New doctor in Eureka Springs: Daidone says he�s excited about new positionDaidone moved to Arkansas in 2000 after getting married. He first worked in Mor
Carroll County News / Posted 2 days ago
Daidone moved to Arkansas in 2000 after getting married. He first worked in Morrilton, Daidone said, before moving to Northwest Arkansas. �It�s a big change, but people are people wherever you go,� Daidone said. �It means a lot to make a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
JPs will revive proposal for 65-mile trailTrail and Friends of Fourche Creek. Many have said they want to see this proje
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Trail and Friends of Fourche Creek. Many have said they want to see this project become central Arkansas' counterpart to Northwest Arkansas' Razorback Regional Greenway, which runs from south Fayetteville north to Bella Vista. That project began... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Police say ex-Razorback football player in fight before shooting, identify 2nd man hurt1:45 a.m. in a parking lot near Lafayette Street and West Avenue outside the Li
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
1:45 a.m. in a parking lot near Lafayette Street and West Avenue outside the Lit Lounge, a block off Dickson Street, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. It was previously reported that Sebastian Tretola, 25, a Tennessee Titans... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Razorback football player grazed by bullet outside Arkansas clubwho took part in Arkansas' "Trench Hogs" camp in June for high school offensive
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
who took part in Arkansas' "Trench Hogs" camp in June for high school offensive and defensive linemen. -- Brenda Bernet and Ashton Eley of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette contributed information for this story. Sports... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hog grazed by bullet; Tretola OKwho took part in Arkansas' "Trench Hogs" camp in June for high school offensive
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
who took part in Arkansas' "Trench Hogs" camp in June for high school offensive and defensive linemen. -- Brenda Bernet and Ashton Eley of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette contributed information for this story. Sports... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Northwest Arkansas planners celebrate land-protection effortsThe plan to save Northwest Arkansas' most essential open and natural areas has
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
The plan to save Northwest Arkansas' most essential open and natural areas has helped bring hundreds of acres under public and nonprofit protection in the past two years, and it won't stop there, several experts and advocates said. Benton and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Reports:Razorback 1 of 2 people shot in Fayettevilleto a parking lot near Lit Lounge off Dickson Street, and two shooting victims w
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
to a parking lot near Lit Lounge off Dickson Street, and two shooting victims were later transported to the hospital, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. Police didn't identify either victim, but Paul Kuharsky of 104.5 The Zone in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
METH WOESMethamphetamine remains a problem in Northwest Arkansas despite fewer homemade
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Methamphetamine remains a problem in Northwest Arkansas despite fewer homemade labs and the spotlight on opioid abuse. Pure grade meth rolls in from Mexico with central Arkansas a trafficking crossroads, said Tim Jones, resident agent in charge of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
It takes a village to stem hungerHunger relief in Northwest Arkansas involves more than the work of one individu
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Hunger relief in Northwest Arkansas involves more than the work of one individual, nonprofit group or corporation. It takes many parts pulling together for a common goal. Take Jessica McClard, a married mother of two who started the Little Free... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Board's stadium move draws mixed reviewspublic in advance. "This was a calculated tactic to cut public input out of th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
public in advance. "This was a calculated tactic to cut public input out of the process," Quinn wrote in an email to the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette on Thursday. "For me, voting no was voting yes for open and responsive government, and it... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Three-Old Girl Who Nearly Drowned Has A Miraculous Road To RecoveryNow, she's making a dramatic recovery. Eden Rose's mother hopes to share her f
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 4 days ago
Now, she's making a dramatic recovery. Eden Rose's mother hopes to share her family's story to inspire others across Northwest Arkansas to never give up. Kristal Carlson said many would have lost faith after hearing from doctors their child... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Arkansas Democrats relying on political newcomersin trying to win the 2nd Congressional District seat, as does a nonprofit execu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
in trying to win the 2nd Congressional District seat, as does a nonprofit executive running for the 3rd District seat in northwest Arkansas as well as a "semi-retired" rancher and farmer campaigning for the 1st District in the eastern part of the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Northwest Arkansas Community College revises Washington County planBENTONVILLE -- Plans for Northwest Arkansas Community College's Washington Coun
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
BENTONVILLE -- Plans for Northwest Arkansas Community College's Washington County Center are evolving, as officials explore programming changes and a smaller, less expensive facility than what has been discussed in the past. Evelyn Jorgenson,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansan tells of life with little wateron Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife were attentive as the 41-year-old constructio
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
on Fisheries, Water, and Wildlife were attentive as the 41-year-old construction worker spoke. "I live in rural Northwest Arkansas, an area of great natural beauty, but where access to basic services like drinking water can be extremely... Read more
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New Kerala
U.S. Senate Committee Hearing on Nation's Water Infrastructure Hears Testimony from Water Well Trust Arkansas Project Participant - newkerala news #256312WASHINGTON, July 21, 2017 : Rural northwest Arkansas resident Mike Frazee provi
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON, July 21, 2017 : Rural northwest Arkansas resident Mike Frazee provided emotional testimony yesterday before a Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water and Wildlife hearing on what it's like to live... Read more
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The Examiner
Royals rally again, edge Sox in 10thbut walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left t
The Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
but walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left tibia) began a rehab assignment with Double-A Northwest Arkansas. Up next White Sox: RHP Mike Pelfrey is 0-2 with a 6.62 ERA, with opponents batting .300 in his past... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Moncada notches 4 RBIs in extra-inning loss to Royalsbut walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left t
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
but walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left tibia) began a rehab assignment with Double-A Northwest Arkansas. UP NEXT White Sox: RHP Mike Pelfrey is 0-2 with a 6.62 ERA, with opponents batting .300 in his past... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Chicago White Sox waste Yoan Moncada's big game, lose to Royals in 10but walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left t
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
but walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left tibia) began a rehab assignment with Double-A Northwest Arkansas. UP NEXT White Sox: RHP Mike Pelfrey is 0-2 with a 6.62 ERA, with opponents batting .300 in his past... Read more
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TSN
Royals beat White Sox on Merrifield's sac fly in 10thbut walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left t
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
but walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left tibia) began a rehab assignment with Double-A Northwest Arkansas. UP NEXT White Sox: RHP Mike Pelfrey is 0-2 with a 6.62 ERA, with opponents batting .300 in his past... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Royals beat White Sox 7-6 on Merrifield's sac fly in 10thbut walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
but walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left tibia) began a rehab assignment with Double-A Northwest Arkansas. UP NEXT Royals: All-Star LHP Jason Vargas has a 14.09 ERA in two July starts with opponents slugging... Read more
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CBS Sports
Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals Results, Stats, and Recapbut walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left t
CBS Sports / Posted 5 days ago
but walked as a pinch hitter in the ninth. . OF Paulo Orlando (fractured left tibia) began a rehab assignment with Double-A Northwest Arkansas. UP NEXT White Sox: RHP Mike Pelfrey is 0-2 with a 6.62 ERA, with opponents batting .300 in his past... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas man gets more than 6 years in federal child-porn casecase. Howard Christopher Melton, 36, of Farmington got 80 months on one count
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
case. Howard Christopher Melton, 36, of Farmington got 80 months on one count of receipt of child pornography, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. That term will be followed by 10 years of supervised release, and Melton must... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Tyson Foods Donates $50,000 To Little Free Pantry Projectare free for anyone who needs them. Tyson has pledge to donate $10,000 worth o
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 6 days ago
are free for anyone who needs them. Tyson has pledge to donate $10,000 worth of shelf-stable foods to stock pantries in Northwest Arkansas. They are also giving $40,000 to McClard to develop a web-based map to help people in need find the Little... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
$1.9M in grants buoy two NW drug courtsof Health and Human Services has announced it will release up to $1.9 million t
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
of Health and Human Services has announced it will release up to $1.9 million to two Arkansas drug court programs in Northwest Arkansas. Washington and Benton counties each will receive $325,000 for each of the next three years to help... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Motorist, pedestrian die in accidentsTwo Northwest Arkansas men were killed in separate accidents on state roads Wed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
Two Northwest Arkansas men were killed in separate accidents on state roads Wednesday, according to Arkansas State Police reports. A wreck in which the vehicle left an interstate, went into a ditch and overturned left a 76-year-old man dead, state... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
War Memorial Stadium has strong future, official saysplace for tourism. “We were charged with trying to find more uses for it, with
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 6 days ago
place for tourism. “We were charged with trying to find more uses for it, with or without a Razorback future,” Webb told Northwest Arkansas Business Journal. “We hope there is a Razorback future there, but if not, we still have a great facility... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Farmington, AR man sentenced to more than 6 years for child pornreceipt of child pornography. He was also ordered to pay $3,600 in fines. Acc
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
receipt of child pornography. He was also ordered to pay $3,600 in fines. According to court records, in August 2016, the Northwest Arkansas Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce received a cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Farmington, AR man sentenced to more than 6 years for child pornreceipt of child pornography. He was also ordered to pay $3,600 in fines. Acc
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 6 days ago
receipt of child pornography. He was also ordered to pay $3,600 in fines. According to court records, in August 2016, the Northwest Arkansas Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce received a cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas pair accused of severely beating 25-old on Fayetteville's Dickson Streetface and skull that required multiple surgeries, police said. The couple’s nam
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
face and skull that required multiple surgeries, police said. The couple’s names did not appear in online court records as of Thursday evening. Information for this article was contributed by Sierra Murphy of the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazet... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
52-old Arkansas man gets more than 4 years in child-porn caseuploading videos depicting child porn. That computer was seized Jan. 12, and th
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
uploading videos depicting child porn. That computer was seized Jan. 12, and the 52-year-old admitted to downloading the videos, the the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported, citing court records. Hagadone reportedly pleaded guilty in Ma... Read more
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The Christian Post
Evangelical Advisory Board Pressured Trump Admin to Not Deport Iraqi Christiansthere in that moment and yes, we reached an agreement that was what we were doi
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
there in that moment and yes, we reached an agreement that was what we were doing," Floyd, the pastor of Cross Church in northwest Arkansas, explained. "We shared our concern with those that were there [in the room] and the administration took... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man arrested on murder charge in death of Arkansas roommate ordered held without bailA judge in Northwest Arkansas ordered Thursday that a man arrested in the death
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
A judge in Northwest Arkansas ordered Thursday that a man arrested in the death of his roommate be held without bail. The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that Mei Ka Sin, 23, was taken into custody Wednesday on a charge of capital murder... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
U.S. EPA director visits Arkansas as part of push to rescind environmental regulationsMcDaniel, a Democrat, on a compromise to conduct a three-year study of phosphor
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
McDaniel, a Democrat, on a compromise to conduct a three-year study of phosphorus levels in the Illinois River watershed. That watershed runs from Northwest Arkansas into northeast Oklahoma. Read Friday’s Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for full deta... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PB bank profit up as loans increase24 percent, from the same date last year. Simmons had growth of $270 million in
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
24 percent, from the same date last year. Simmons had growth of $270 million in loans in its markets in Springfield, Mo.; Northwest Arkansas; the Kansas City, Mo., area; St. Louis; and Little Rock, the bank said. Total deposits were $7.1 billion... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Jonesboro looks to fill councilman's positionresigned following his last city council meeting Tuesday night. The post added
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 7 days ago
resigned following his last city council meeting Tuesday night. The post added that Dover and his family plan to move to Northwest Arkansas, leaving a vacant seat on the council. According to Bill Campbell, Director of Communications, the... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Trail Damaged By Flooding Reopens In Hobbs State Parkand the park was forced to close it down. The trail is not just your average tr
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 7 days ago
and the park was forced to close it down. The trail is not just your average trail through the woods, but it is rich in Northwest Arkansas history. "This was by far the most significant historical site from an industrial perspective in... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Kids Enjoy Super Science Presentation At Rogers Public Libraryonly entertained by the show but he's also inspired. "I like that he does scie
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 7 days ago
only entertained by the show but he's also inspired. "I like that he does science and that I also do science and that well he's just like me," Zachary said. Links for educational opportunities at your local library: Northwest Arkansas River Val... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Vehicle drives off Arkansas interstate, overturns; 1 dead, state police sayFutrall Drive, state police spokeswoman Liz Chapman told the newspaper. The dr
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Futrall Drive, state police spokeswoman Liz Chapman told the newspaper. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. No further information was available Tuesday afternoon. According to... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Diana McDaniel Named Vice President of Operations at Arkansas Children's NorthwestAssociation in 2012. "I am excited to join Arkansas Children's Northwest," she
Arkansas Business / Posted 8 days ago
Association in 2012. "I am excited to join Arkansas Children's Northwest," she said. "I grew up in a small town in northwest Arkansas where there were no pediatricians unless you drove an hour away, and pediatric specialists were more than... Read more
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NBC News
This Arkansas radio station became a hub for people from the Marshall IslandsIslands, or a major city like New York or Washington, D.C. It broadcasts from S
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
Islands, or a major city like New York or Washington, D.C. It broadcasts from Springdale, a city of approximately 75,000 in northwest Arkansas that has become a hub of Marshallese community and culture thanks to the thousands of Marshallese... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Travs' hitters come alive in 12-4 victorystand, starting Thursday night with a four-game series against Springfield and
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
stand, starting Thursday night with a four-game series against Springfield and continuing with a three-game series with Northwest Arkansas beginning Monday night. THE WEEK AHEAD TODAY at Tulsa, 7:05 p.m. THURSDAY vs. Springfield, 7:10 p.m.... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Fire Department Stresses Safety In The Heatlook out for if someone gets heat stroke. In the past two weeks, there have be
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 8 days ago
look out for if someone gets heat stroke. In the past two weeks, there have been two different missing person searches in Northwest Arkansas. One of the two people was found dead. Edward Maria is a firefighter in Fayetteville. He said over the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas teen accused of stabbing man in fight that stemmed from road rage, police sayand a smaller cut on his left upper back and needed reconstructive surgery on h
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
and a smaller cut on his left upper back and needed reconstructive surgery on his arm, according to court documents. The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported that police were able to identify Collazo-Ramirez after they learned he had... Read more
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