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Tyson To Require Animal Welfare Regulations From Its Cattle Producers
TYSON TO REQUIRE ANIMAL WELFARE REGULATIONS FROM ITS CATTLE PRODUCERS Dec. 11, 2013 Des Moines Register reports: A Tyson leader told Iowa cattle producers they must meet animal welfare requirements next year if they want to supply the giant meat processor.
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Dog Dies In Springdale House Fire
STAFF PHOTO SPENCER TIREY Springdale firefighter Nathan Warrell, center, rolls a hose as Division Chief Jim Vaughan, right, looks at a house on Porter Avenue in Springdale where firefighters had put a fire out.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Children Present During Knife Attack On Spouse Accused Of Cheating
A Springdale man is behind bars after allegedly hitting his spouse in the face with a phone and assaulting her with a knife, after he suspected her of cheating on him.
Trash Pickup Delayed In Springdale, Fayetteville
Springdale and Fayetteville are delaying their trash pickup schedules, after winter weather brought snow and ice to the area's roads.
Tyson Foods Adds Beef, Chickens to Animal Welfare Rules
The Des Moines Register says a Tyson manager told Iowa cattle producers on Monday that they must meet the requirements next year if they want to sell to Springdale, Ark.-based Tyson.
Falls Dangerous Side Effect Of Northwest Arkansas Weather
STAFF PHOTOS DAVID GOTTSCHALK Jenn Terry , grabs her daughter Laurien Terry , 8, as she slips and falls while attempting to dance on ice Monday afternoon in Rogers.
Pre-K pays off: Arkansas educators say program will boost entire state's success
Nearly 10 years after the Springdale, Ark., school district expanded its pre-K program and ramped up support for its young and mostly impoverished families, the effort is paying off.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Poldberg Moves On
FILE PHOTO Former Naturals manger Brian Poldberg's mark on Northwest Arkansas will last for years to come after he was promoted to manager of Triple-A Omaha, Neb., within the Kansas City Royals farm system.
Roads Stay Slick In Northwest Arkansas; People Stay Home
STAFF PHOTO SAMANTHA BAKER a @NWASAMANTHA Ashley Mason picks up a block of ice from her driveway Sunday at her home in Springdale.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
The City Wire
Kudos on downtown support
It's no secret that numerous changes in residential, commercial and traffic patterns during the past several decades have resulted in the decay - if not abandonment - of thousands of downtowns around the U.S. Downtowns in Northwest Arkansas have not been immune from such decay even with the historically strong area economy.
The City Wire
Icy weather didn't stop the A&M Christmas Train
Purchase photos from this gallery ]' href='http://www.thecitywire.com/sites/default/files/node_files/12-13/Michael%20Tilley/aenwa2013cmastrain8.jpg'> Springdale is the home base of the Arkansas & Missouri Railroad, which has been running a 150-mile route between the two states since 1986.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Temperature Drop Keeps Roads Slick As Weekend Approaches
Posted on: 10:28 pm, December 6, 2013, by Austin Reed and Katelynn Zoellner , updated on: 10:32pm, December 6, 2013 More than a day after winter weather rolled into Northwest Arkansas, streets and highways remained slick and saw several crashes, although there were no major injuries reported.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Snow And Ice Pack Northwest Arkansas Roads
Much of the traffic crawled to around 30 or 40 miles per hour in Interstate 540, especially as temperatures dropped and the interstate road surfaces froze.
Pedestrian hit in Springdale
A woman sustained non-life-threatening injuries Thursday when she was hit by a truck while crossing the street at Emma Avenue and Graham Street, according to a news release from the Springdale Police Department.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The City Wire
Downtowns new part of Northwest Arkansas Council strategy
A move announced Wednesday by the Northwest Arkansas Council is geared to build upon the past several years of renewed interest in developing downtown areas in Northwest Arkansas.
Several local gift markets set for this weekend in Fayetteville
One of the best opportunities of the year to shop for local, handmade art and crafts is coming up this weekend.
Snack Food/Wholesale Bakery
South Coast Baking Co. to open production facility in Arkansas
South Coast Baking Co., a wholesale manufacturer of frozen bakery products based in Irvine, Calif., is opening its second production facility to produce frozen cookie dough in Springdale, Ark.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Wife could face charges in shooting
TODAY 40/29 LEARNED A SPRINGDALE WOMAN WHO POLICE SAY SHOT HER HUSBAND COULD SOON FACE CHARGES.
Candlelight Carol Service comes to Springdale and LR
The Hendrix College Choir, under the direction of Dr. Nancy Fleming, will present two special tour performances of the annual Candlelight Carol Service.