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City seeks volunteers for invasive species removal event
The City of Fayetteville’s Environmental Action Committee is looking for volunteers to help with an invasive species removal event next week. The event will take place from 4-6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 28 in the Fay Jones Woods, not far from Fayetteville Public Library. The cleanup was originally scheduled...
Fayetteville police release identity of deadly shooting victim
Fayetteville police release the identity of the killed in the Lakeview Drive shooting on February 15.
Washington County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 350 Incidents and 19 Crime Stories
Washington County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 350 Incidents and 19 Crime Stories. During the last week, Washington County reported a total of 350 crime cases, a figure that warrants attention. The crimes were diverse in nature, with the most common category being 'Other', accounting for 112 cases. This was followed by 'Disturbance' with 54 cases, and both 'Theft' and 'Trespass' tied at 36 cases each. 'Assault' cases were slightly fewer with 33 reported incidents, while 'Arrests' were made in 27 instances. 'Suspicious Situation' was noted 21 times, and 'Hit & Run' incidents were reported 10 times. Less frequent but still concerning were 'Burglary' and 'Vandalism' cases, with 9 and 6 cases respectively. It's crucial to note that these figures represent only a single week's data, underscoring the pressing need for effective crime prevention strategies in the place.
Tuberculosis case reported at Arkansas high school
SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KAIT) - Arkansas health officials confirmed a case of tuberculosis was found at a high school in the state. According to content partner KNWA, the case was confirmed to be at the Springdale Har-Ber High School. In a letter from Arkansas Department of Communications Director Meg Mirivel, those...
Here's why you're seeing smoke across Arkansas
SEBASTIAN COUNTY, Ark. — Many people in Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley are wondering why they are seeing smoke in the area. According to officials, the reason for this is the prescribed burns being held across the region Tuesday, Feb. 20. The U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service...
Northwest Arkansas city officials warn the public of rising fire risk after improper disposal of lithium-ion batteries
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Northwest Arkansas city officials are reminding the public about the dangers of improperly disposing worn out lithium-ion batteries. Lithium-ion batteries are ones found in cellphones, laptops, vape pens, and power tools. Northwest Arkansas officials remind the public these do not belong in the trash, nor in a recycling bin. These batteries can and have start a fire in recycling centers, or trash trucks.
One arrest made in Fayetteville homicide investigation
LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — One man accused of killing a woman was arrested by Fayetteville authorities on Saturday night. Officers were called to the scene at Seven Hills Day Center on Saturday at 8:10 p.m. where they found Sonia Carbon, 37, unresponsive. Surveillance was utilized to identify Michael Alexander Thomas, 33, of Fayetteville getting into an altercation with the victim.
West Fork superintendent placed on administrative leave for 'undetermined amount of time'
WEST FORK, Ark. — The West Fork Public Schools (WFPS) announced that Superintendent, John Karnes, was placed on administrative leave on Feb. 15. 5NEWS reached out to WFPS to ask about the nature of his leave, but officials stated they had no comment. The leave is set to last for an "undetermined amount of time."
A Taste of Italy: Fayetteville's 4 Unmissable Italian Dining Experiences
In this article, we will be exploring four exquisite Italian restaurants in Fayetteville. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences. Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below!
Bentonville, AR Residents: Your Future Kittens Best Friend Awaits!
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around bentonville..
These Bentonville, AR based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near bentonville.
Warmer Wednesday could lead to showers
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — 40/29 Chief Meteorologist Darby Bybee says we'll have warmer weather on Wednesday. He's watching for possible isolated showers and thunderstorms late Wednesday into Thursday morning.Watch the videocast above to learn more. 7-Day Forecast River Valley | 7-Day Forecast Northwest Arkansas | Interactive Radar | Live Skycams.
Little Flock mayor appoints new city attorney
Little Flock has appointed a new city attorney, according to an announcement from the mayor.
WATCH: How to make an eclipse viewer
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University of Arkansas sets record fall-to-spring retention for freshman class
The University of Arkansas saw a record number of retention in its freshman class, according to a news release.
Statewide education award receives namesake of Springdale special education teacher
The Jeremy Butler True GRIT Award recognizes youth for their achievements and overcoming adversity.
Arkansas native speaks out following Kansas City Chiefs parade shooting
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KARK/KAIT) - An Arkansas native is sharing her side of the story of what was supposed to be a celebration that turned deadly. On Wednesday, Feb. 14, a shooting following the Kansas City Chiefs celebration parade left one woman dead, while 22 others were injured. According to...
Fayetteville considers increased compensation for sewer line breaks
The city of Fayetteville may increase how much it's paying after water and sewage line breaks.
Workforce 16 project aims to bring affordable housing for essential workers to Fayetteville
Architect students and staff at the University of Arkansas are taking action to help essential workers in Fayetteville find affordable housing through the Workforce 16 project.
Early voting underway in primary, judicial elections
Early voting is underway in the Washington County preferential primary and non-partisan judicial general election. Voters can cast their ballots for candidates in primary elections for President, U.S. Congress, Secretary of Treasurer, State Representative, Justice of the Peace, Constable, Non-partisan Judicial Candidates, and other races. Annual school millage is also on the ballot, with no chances recommended to the millage rate.