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Michael Conklin, 26, was booked into the Benton County Jail on suspicion of capital murder Saturday, a day after being captured by deputies in Saline County following a four-day manhunt.
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The Delaware Supreme Court affirmed last Wednesday a lower court ruling that ordered Wal-Mart Stores Inc. to provide a shareholder with documents related to the company's internal probe of allegations the retailer had paid bribes in Mexico.
Englander dZignPak, a retail display and packaging provider, recently announced a relocation of its Northwest Arkansas office to 3607 SE Metro Parkway near I-49 and Walton Boulevard in Bentonville.
Ruth Carter Stevenson was president of the board of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art for more than 50 years, and since her death in January 2013, those associated with the museum had been looking for a way to honor her leadership.
This year the four major cities in Northwest Arkansas have reported yo-yo tax revenue month-to-month, but in July revenue bounced higher topping $4.936 million reported by Bentonville, Rogers, Springdale and Fayetteville.
A city-wide cleanup of storm debris from Wednesday's wind storm will start Tuesday, according to a news release.
Jefferson, 94, died Sunday at his home in Bentonville. He was elected county collector and later treasurer, serving from 1958 until he retired as treasurer in 1984.
Martin Schoppmeyer, founder and superintendent of Haas Hall Academy in Fayetteville, wants to open a second Haas Hall at 2600 S.E. J St. The charter school would open in August 2015 if the state approves the application Schoppmeyer submitted Monday.
The Delaware Supreme Court affirmed on Wednesday a lower court ruling that ordered Wal-Mart Stores Inc to provide a shareholder with documents related to the company's internal probe of allegations the retailer had paid bribes in Mexico.
The nation's largest retail trade group has pared its annual sales forecast because of slower-than-expected growth during the first half of the year tied to winter storms and lingering economic woes.
The world's largest retailer has cut prices on 10 percent more back-to-school items compared with last year, signaling that the second-most important shopping season behind the winter holidays will be fiercely competitive.
Sales tax revenue for July was a chart topper for the four major cities in Washington and Benton counties with revenue in each city topping more than $1 million.
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Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 02:41 pm
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