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GOP not ready for shutdown over Planned Parenthood

House conservatives have spent much of the past three months attempting to force a vote to strip taxpayer funding for Planned Parenthood.

Published: Tue, 01 Dec 2015 07:00:16 GMT

Budget cuts affect tax collectors

Washington County budget cuts affect tax collector's office.

Published: Tue, 01 Dec 2015 02:14:03 GMT

5-7 bowl teams to be selected in order of academic rating

Teams with 5-7 records will become eligible for at least two bowl bids, and as many as five, based on their Academic Progress Rates.

Published: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 23:02:23 GMT

UPDATE: New warrant to be issued for Jo Jackson's arrest

Police said a woman who has previously been charged with multiple DWIs was arrested in Bentonville outside of 21 C Hotel. 

Published: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 21:11:41 GMT

Flood warning extended for LeFlore County

The National Weather Service extended its official Flood Warning for LeFlore County until 4:07 a.m. Tuesday.

Published: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 19:22:22 GMT

USGS records 4.7-magnitude earthquake in northern Oklahoma

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 4.7 magnitude earthquake struck northern Oklahoma early Monday. There are no immediate reports of damage, but the quake was felt throughout much of the state and into Kansas.

Published: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 19:06:23 GMT

Bella Vista street scheduled to close Monday for road work

Drivers could run into delays near a busy intersection in Bella Vista Monday morning.

Published: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 12:13:50 GMT

Former Bentonville swim coach arrested on child pornography charges

A former Bentonville swim coach has been arrested on child pornography charges.

Published: Mon, 30 Nov 2015 00:04:05 GMT

TRAFFIC ALERT: Four car pileup on I-49 south of Bobby Hopper Tunnel slows traffic down to one lane

UPDATED: The accident has been cleared. Traffic is moving in all lanes. 

Published: Sun, 29 Nov 2015 02:50:20 GMT

Expect more soggy weather for the holiday weekend

We're getting our fair share of rain for sure, but just down the road, it's a much more messy and icy setup, says 40/29 Meteorologist Brad Carl.

Published: Sat, 28 Nov 2015 17:10:31 GMT