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News in Washington County, Arkansas

Snow, ice in state blamed for numerous accidents
Sun, 01 Mar 2015 01:36:34 -0800

While most of Arkansas was chilly but free of freezing rain and snow Saturday, north-central and Northwest Arkansas -- especially Washington County -- were hit once more by wintry weather.

One dies in big-rig pileup in Washington County
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:19:25 -0800

A Wisconsin man was killed Wednesday night in a four-vehicle, chain-reaction pileup in Washington County, Arkansas State Police said.

Judge allows defendant's statement at Fayetteville rape trial, cameras barred
Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:18:27 -0800

FAYETTEVILLE -- A man charged with two counts of rape filed motions to suppress evidence and to bar the media from taking pictures or video in or around the courtroom during his trial next week in Washington County Circuit Court.

Appeals Court Reverses Washington County Custody Case
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 23:17:47 -0800

The Arkansas Court of Appeals reversed and remanded a child custody case to Washington County Juvenile Court on Wednesday saying the judge erred in finding the termination of a father's parental rights were in the best interest of the children.

Northwest Arkansas counties' sales tax revenue increasing
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 23:19:44 -0800

BENTONVILLE -- Officials from Benton and Washington counties said Wednesday they are pleased with the growth in sales tax receipts.

Washington County could owe state $1 million in foreclosure fees
Tue, 10 Feb 2015 23:18:09 -0800

FAYETTEVILLE -- Washington County could owe the state up to $1 million in foreclosure filing fees, the county treasurer said Tuesday.

Second company displays new voting machines for counties
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 23:19:44 -0800

FAYETTEVILLE -- An Omaha, Neb., company that provided Arkansas' voting equipment a decade ago gave election officials from four counties a demonstration of its latest technology here Tuesday.

Road Conditions In NWA, River Valley
Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:05:48 -0800

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS, RIVER VALLEY (KFSM)-Another round of winter weather swept through our area Saturday (Feb. 28). This led to messy road conditions and several accidents. The roads are slick, especially on bridges and overpasses, according to state police. As traffic picks up throughout the morning, city streets departments are working diligently to keep the roads […]

Northwest Arkansas counties hear pitch for new vote machines
Tue, 03 Feb 2015 23:18:35 -0800

FAYETTEVILLE -- Election officials from six Arkansas counties got their first look at some of the latest voting technology during a demonstration Tuesday in the Washington County courthouse.

State sports briefs
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:26:38 -0800

FOOTBALL Hogs’ Beanum arrested Arkansas defensive end Tevin Beanum was arrested early Sunday morning and charged with DWI, a minor in possession of alcohol and failure to dim lights.