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Incumbents keep wins in Benton County recount

Underwood asks for another tally

A recount Thursday in two tight state House races in Benton County left the winners -- and incumbents -- in place.

Benton County Quorum Court sets March courthouse vote

Benton County's Quorum Court voted Thursday to set a March 12 special election on a 1/8 percent sales tax increase to pay for a new $30 million courts building.

Recount ordered in Benton County

Della Rosa, Douglas hold slim leads

Benton County's Election Commission decided late Wednesday to recount ballots today from Tuesday's Republican primary. One race for the state House was won Tuesday by three votes and another by 12 out of 4,013 votes in those races.

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Benton County voters back Holloway for sheriff

Benton County voters kept Shawn Holloway as their sheriff in Tuesday's Republican primary election.

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Benton County voters back Holloway for sheriff

ROGERS — Benton County voters kept Shawn Holloway as their sheriff in Tuesday’s Republican primary election.

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Election officials say early voting slow

Voter interest mixed in Northwest Arkansas

The final state numbers for early voter turnout surpassed those of the last similar primary although officials in Northwest Arkansas said voting was comparatively slow.

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Benton County puts flood control ahead of potholes

BENTONVILLE -- The road department is working on flood control projects stemming from flooding in April 2017, so Benton County Judge Barry Moehring hired an outside firm to do the more mundane work of patching potholes.

Benton County delays vote on electric substation near Centerton

Benton County planners on Wednesday delayed action on plans for a proposed Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation substation near Centerton.

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Voter turnout slow, Northwest Arkansas election officials say

BENTONVILLE -- Northwest Arkansas election officials say early voting for the May 22 elections seems slow, but note this is a midterm election year and Washington County expanded its early voting locations.

Boston Mountain Solid Waste District backs Tontitown landfill expansion

A proposed expansion of the Eco-Vista Landfill in Tontitown was partly endorsed Thursday by the Boston Mountain Solid Waste District's board.

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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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