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Springdale man guilty of negligent homicide in fatal wreck

A man who killed two passengers when he crashed his pickup after leaving a Springdale nightclub pleaded guilty to negligent homicide in Washington County Circuit Court on Wednesday.

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Springdale man pleads guilty to hindering murder case

Nicolas Torres, 20, pleaded guilty Tuesday to hindering apprehension and was sentenced to 10 years with five years suspended at the Arkansas Department of Correction.

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Court reverses part of man's conviction

FAYETTEVILLE -- A Springdale man's federal firearm conviction was thrown out by an appeals court Monday, and he will be resentenced on drug convictions.

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Doctor clears murder suspect for trial

Fayetteville man faces charges in fatal stabbing that ended 2015 altercation

FAYETTEVILLE -- A man charged with capital murder in a fatal 2015 stabbing in Fayetteville is mentally fit to go to trial, according to a doctor at Arkansas State Hospital.

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Groups look to the future, try to anticipate region's needs

A lot of work goes into making sure a growing area maintains its charm. Just ask any of the planners from the public and private groups across Northwest Arkansas with their eyes on the future.

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Fayetteville man mentally fit for trial, doctor says

FAYETTEVILLE -- Cantrell Graydon, charged with capital murder in a fatal stabbing in Fayetteville last year, is mentally fit to go to trial, according to a doctor at the Arkansas State Hospital.

Service on demand goal for rural buses

JPs restore funding for regional transit

Ozark Regional Transit will keep rural Washington County bus service after funding was restored by the Quorum Court last week, but it's going to look a lot different.

Foes file to stop rebuilding of dam

Group wants work halted on creek structure until suit heard

Opponents of Bentonville's plan to rebuild the Lake Bella Vista dam on Little Sugar Creek are asking a federal judge to halt the project until their lawsuit can be heard.

Public transit format to change in rural Washington County

Ozark Regional Transit will keep rural Washington County bus service after money was restored by the Quorum Court last week, but it's going to look a lot different.

Movement in Springdale murder case

One Springdale teen is appealing after a judge refused to transfer his murder case to juvenile court and a second young man is fit to stand trial in the case.

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Officials from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration post a sign on the front doors ...

Officials from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration post a sign on the front doors of Mary Maestri’s in Tontitown...

Published: May 15, 2010

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