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Benton County officials support pay plan changes

Benton County's justices of the peace on Monday recommended personnel policy changes to give elected officials more flexibility in hiring and setting employee pay.

Benton County JPs advance Hunt rebate

Trucker seeking refund of sales tax

Benton County justices of the peace have endorsed allowing J.B. Hunt Transport Services to recover some money spent in sales tax on the company's ongoing expansion of its Lowell campus.

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Benton County endorses tax rebates for J.B. Hunt expansion

Benton County justices of the peace have endorsed allowing J.B. Hunt Transport Services to recover some money spent in sales tax on the company's ongoing expansion of its Lowell campus.

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Benton County planners eye "glamorous camping" project near Beaver Lake

Benton County planners got their first look at a "glamorous camping" development proposed near Beaver Lake.

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Benton County officials review road work

Benton County's road paving program is on pace to be completed by October, officials were told Thursday.

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Benton County Sheriff says low pay causing turnover, wants salary study

Benton County Sheriff Shawn Holloway said Tuesday disparities in pay are causing his office to lose deputies to other police departments.

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Benton County officials see budget surplus

Benton County officials said Tuesday that the budget surplus after the first six months of 2018 stands at about $442,000.

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Benton County eyes ambulance service changes

BENTONVILLE -- Two area hospitals are interested in providing rural ambulance service to western Benton County.

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Benton County Quorum Court backs concealed carry ordinance

BENTONVILLE -- Benton County's justices of the peace on Thursday endorsed allowing elected officials and county employees to carry concealed handguns in some county buildings, but not without some disagreement.

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Benton County election post filled

Harlan Stee, a retired truck driver from Bella Vista, has been named to the Benton County Election Commission.

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County Judge Barry Moehring (left) discusses county roads with Gary...

NWA Democrat-Gazette/TOM SISSOM County Judge Barry Moehring (left) discusses county roads with Gary LaRue of Siloam Springs at Mo...

Published: July 25, 2017

Donna Miles, from left, manager of the Bella Vista Animal Shelter, Matt Colston, assistant manager o...

Donna Miles, from left, manager of the Bella Vista Animal Shelter, Matt Colston, assistant manager of the Rogers Animal Shelter, a...

Published: August 18, 2012

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