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Lowell growth prompts building of second fire station

LOWELL -- Plans for the city's second fire station will improve response times on the west side of town when it opens next year, officials said.

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Expansion drives manufacturing growth

Minor growth spurts in Northwest Arkansas manufacturing stem mainly from existing companies, area officials said.

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Tourism continues to grow in Rogers, Northwest Arkansas

ROGERS -- City room tax revenue climbed above $800,000 for the first time in 2016, and officials say the city can expect those numbers to continue to climb in coming years. The city collects a 2 percent hotel tax.

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Rogers planners hear interstate rezone request

The city's largest undeveloped tract of land along Interstate 49 will have to remain undeveloped at least a little while longer.

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Lowell convenience center denied permit by City Council

Residents anxious about the possibility of a recycling center can breathe easier.

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Rogers, Lowell prioritize food truck courts

Rogers and Lowell hope to usher in new entrepreneurs by establishing mobile vendor areas and food truck courts. The cities recently started to work on policies regulating vendors and hearing individuals' proposals for such areas.

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Rogers Skate, Splash Park may get mural thanks to a large grant

The city's skate park might get vibrantly colored, original artwork sometime this summer.

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Fayetteville business asks to lease Rogers tennis courts

The city will evaluate its policy for renting public park spaces following a unique request.

Rogers panel says developer considerate of nearby residents

Those living near the future site of The Fields at Pinnacle, a high density multi-family housing development, won't have to worry about loss of privacy and the arrival of unseemly features.

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Rogers Executive Airport closing to double up on improvement work

ROGERS -- The Executive Airport is gearing up for this summer's runway improvement and lighting project and officials hope to use a temporary ruway closing to improve storm water drainage.

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