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Rogers council OKs pedestrian restrictions

Officials on Tuesday repealed the city's solicitation ordinance and replaced it with one aimed at keeping pedestrians and vehicles separate as a safety issue.

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County officials hear road woes in town hall

GENTRY — Benton County officials fielded questions about roads — paving roads, drainage on those roads and speeding on rural roads — at a town hall meeting Monday night in Gentry.

Benton County official hear road woes

GENTRY -- Benton County officials fielded questions about roads -- paving roads, drainage on those roads and speeding on rural roads -- at a town hall meeting Monday night in Gentry.

Benton County sets town hall meetings

BENTONVILLE -- Benton County officials hope county residents will turn out for a series of town hall meetings, but they acknowledge the past isn't encouraging.

Benton County planners OK coffee shop business plans

A local entrepreneur's vision of growing a national chain of drive-through coffee shops got a boost Wednesday from Benton County planners.

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Benton County officials get road report

BENTONVILLE -- Benton County's roads took a beating from the storms and flooding of April and May and county officials plan to hire outside help to get repair work done and keep the county's normal road work on schedule.

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Benton County hires courts designers

BENTONVILLE -- Benton County officials plan to get back to work soon on the courts building project.

Questions delay Benton County policy changes

BENTONVILLE -- Benton County's justices of the peace on Thursday tabled a list of personnel policy changes governing medical marijuana, a sick leave bank and other areas until the policies are reviewed by attorneys with the Association of Arkansas Counties.

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Rogers commission seeks hotel tax hike

Travelers will see higher room rates if the City Council approves a proposal to increase the city's hotel/motel tax from 2 percent to 3 percent.

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Northwest Arkansas voters approve proposals in special elections

Benton County voters approved a pair of proposals Tuesday in special elections.

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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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