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Fort Smith residence damaged in fire

A Fort Smith residence sustained damage from a fire that took place on Monday, according to Fort Smith Fire Marshal Ronnie Rogers. Rogers said a 911 call about the fire came in at 12:36 p.m. Monday. The fire started in the attic at 1701 N. 45th Terrace, possibly as the result of an electric short. T

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2018-01-16 06:01:00

Schools closed in NWA, River Valley for winter weather

Schools in both Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley closed due to winter weather Tuesday. The closed schools include Bentonville, Rogers, Gravette, Pea Ridge, Eureka Springs, Jasper and Oark were all closed. Rogers Schools said students will make up the snow day with an "Alternate Method of Inst

KHBS - 2018-01-16 15:19:00

Crews back on scene after Elkins house fire rekindled

Emergency crews have returned to the scene of a house fire in Elkins, after flames rekindled in the early hours of Monday morning. Officials say the call originally came in around 8:30 pm Sunday night on Stokenbury Road. When crews arrived, they were able to put out the flames, but the fire started

KHBS - 2018-01-15 12:38:00

Second Casey's General Store in the works for Russellville

The Russellville Planning Commission will conduct a public hearing at 5:30 p.m. Monday at City Hall to consider a petition for a special use permit to build a second Casey's General Store. A petition was filed by Catalonian Inc. for a special use permit to operate a gas and convenience store (Casey'

COURIER NEWS - 2018-01-16 16:11:13

Letters: What's causing long ER wait times?

This is in reply to Saturday's letter about the poor attention to the patients at Mercy ER. The person who wrote it, Greg Boley of Barling, was told to "walk it off" as his wait time would be approximately seven hours! This in an ER? One little boy crying because he had been there over two hours. Th

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2018-01-15 06:01:00

Freddy's set to open Tuesday in Fort Smith

Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers will open Tuesday on Rogers Avenue in Fort Smith. The Wichita, Kan.-based restaurant chain announced in July it would convert the former KFC restaurant store at 7719 Rogers Ave. into its fourth Arkansas location. Arkansas has Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburg

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Report: Dover ISO ranking improved

Residents within the Dover city limits could notice a significant decrease in homeowner's insurance premiums in the new year because of an improved ISO rating according to a statement released recently by Dover Fire Chief Tristan Teague. Teague said the Insurance Services Organization (ISO), a priva

COURIER NEWS - 2018-01-16 16:03:17

Former Fort Smith Police Captain To Run For Sheriff

FORT SMITH(KFSM) - Jarrard Copeland, a former Fort Smith Police Captain, has announced he will be running for Sebastian County Sheriff as a republican in the 2018 election. In December, Copeland announced plans to seek a position on the city's Board of Directors. However, once Copeland learned of th

5NEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-01-15 16:42:15

Mount Vernon woman killed in fatal wreck

A 60-year-old Mount Vernon woman was killed Monday evening in a two-vehicle collision on Farm to Market Road. The collision occurred at the intersection of Farm to Market and Josh Wilson roads, according to a news release from the State Patrol. The woman, Karen Wolf, was stopped at a stop sign westb

ANACORTES AMERICAN - 2018-01-16 23:23:00

Former Mount Vernon firefighter pleads guilty to child porn charges

A former Mount Vernon firefighter has pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography and will be sentenced in February. Beau James France, 41, was arrested June 27 after an investigation by U.S. Department of Homeland Security tracked explicit videos to his computer. He pleaded guilty Jan. 5. Franc

BELLINGHAM HERALD - 2018-01-16 17:40:00

They're just kids, but they robbed and assaulted people at gunpoint, cops say

Bellingham Police have arrested three teenage boys in connection with several armed robberies and other crimes last week across two neighborhoods north of downtown. Lt. Danette Beckley said the boys were identified from a photo posted on the police department's Facebook page. Detectives and officers

BELLINGHAM HERALD - 2018-01-17 00:40:00

Marysville police investigating fatal freeway off-ramp crash

MARYSVILLE - A 60-year-old Brier man died early Friday morning after veering off the northbound I-5 exit ramp in Marysville and hitting another heading west on Fourth Street. The crash occurred about 2:45 a.m. when the driver's car drifted left up the off-ramp and collided with the other vehicle, Ma

MARYSVILLEGLOBE.COM - 2018-01-16 09:30:00

Missing Everett man found, Silver Alert canceled

UPDATE: Police say Rick Metzger was found and transported to Providence Hospital in Everett. No other information is available at this time. Everett police are asking for your help to find a missing man recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's. Rick Metzger, 65-years-old, was last seen around 4:00 a.m

KING-5 - 2018-01-16 18:15:00

Bellingham Police: Man arrested for threatening woman and her kids with a knife

Photo: clipart.com KGMI News BELLINGHAM, Wash. - A 27-year-old man is in the Whatcom County Jail after threatening a woman and her children with a knife in the home they share. Bellingham Police Lt. Danette Beckley said officers were called to the home in the 2400 block of Queen Street in Bellingham

KGMI - 2018-01-16 15:09:16

Stanwood Police reports: 16-year-old caught racing in town at 60 mph

Stanwood Police received these calls last week: Jan. 4Stanwood male, 15, was arrested for third-degree assault, harassment and school intimidation in the 7600 block of 272nd Street NW. The uncooperative student knocked a chair over and threw an item at a security officer.Stanwood male, 17, was arres

SCNEWS.COM - 2018-01-16 15:15:00

Sheriff's Log: Jan. 2-10: Counterfeit $100 bill, death investigation, speeding

The disposition codes are: ACT- active; ALS-Advanced life support; BLS - Basic Life Support;CIC - citation issued; CLO - closed; FAL - false; INA - inactive; NR - no report; UNF - unfounded; GOA - gone on arrival; FTA - failure to appear. WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3 Mental Health (San Juan Island) NR Tra

SAN JUAN ISLANDER - 2018-01-16 03:19:00

Enteral Feeding Devices Market Worth 3.19 Billion USD by 2022

Northbrook, IL - 01/16/2018 - The report "Enteral Feeding Devices Market by Type (Feeding Pump, Feeding Tube, Giving Set, Enteral Syringes), Age Group (Adult, Pediatric), Application (Oncology, Gastroenterology, Diabetes), End User (Hospital, Home Care) - Global Forecast to 2022", The enteral feedin

DAILYTELESCOPE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:08:21

Dundee Road To Close For 6 Months During Construction

NORTHBROOK, IL - A $6.5 million bridge replacement project is expected to close Dundee Road to through traffic for six months. The bridge over the North Branch of the Chicago River at Lee Road needs to be removed and replaced, according to state and village officials. Construction is anticipated to

PATCH - 2018-01-16 19:26:49

Two Crashes Snarl Traffic In Des Plaines

Vehicle that crashed into yard near Oakton and Wicke in Des Plaines gets prepared to be towed away Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018. (Tom Robb/Journal photo) Two vehicle crashes, both of which occurred at about 3:15 p.m. Tuesday on opposite ends of Des Plaines, snarled traffic on two of the city's busiest art

JOURNAL & TOPICS - 2018-01-16 17:29:55

Three's a party, but what about four?

It's been quite the run these past couple of months, hasn't it? Two weeks ago, Glenbrook North senior Samm Carsello captured 22nd Century Media's Athlete of the Month award for the month of November. It's always noteworthy whenever an athlete of Northbrook earns this honor, but last month's victory

NORTHBROOKTOWER.COM - 2018-01-16 19:45:00