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Van Buren, Arkansas is located in Crawford County. Zip codes in Van Buren, AR include 72957, and 72956. The median home price in Van Buren is $134,500 which is roughly $66/per square foot. More Van Buren information.

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Friday Jul 25 | 4029TV.com

Police trying to ID 'person of interest' in counterfeit money case

Investigators with the Van Buren Police Department are trying to identify a man and woman in connection with a counterfeit cash investigation.

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Friday Jul 25 | 5NEWSonline.com

Van Buren Celebrates Grand Opening of New Fire Station

A new $2.25 million dollar fire station is open in Van Buren, allowing the department to better serve the city.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

KAIT-TV Jonesboro

2 men charged in shooting death plead not guilty

VAN BUREN, Ark. - Two Arkansas men have pleaded not guilty to capital murder charges in the shooting death of a 19-year-old.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The City Wire

Cause for Paws, Taste of Crawford County, and Sippin' on 6th Street

August invites the Fort Smith region to have a good time while supporting great causes with the annual Cause for Paws, LadyD's Birthday Concert, Taste of Crawford County, and the Clayton House's Sippin' on 6th Street.

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The City Wire

Arkansas River tonnage down 3% January-June, some sectors see gains

Tonnage shipped along the Arkansas River is down for the first half of 2014, but it is not necessarily bad news according to a Fort Smith-area river operator.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

5NEWSonline.com

Security Installed at City Hall In Van Buren

Authorities in Van Buren are working to make the Municipal Complex safer. This is after a shooting just the down the road caused some big concerns.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The City Wire

Area hospitality tax collections trend positive through May

Hospitality tax collections in Fort Smith and Van Buren point to an uptick in area business and tourism travel, while a federal agency report indicates a national downturn in travel and tourism spending during the first quarter of 2014.

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5NEWSonline.com

New Van Buren Fire Station Scheduled To Open

A new Van Buren fire station is scheduled to open on July 25 at 10 a.m., according to a news release Wednesday .

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

The City Wire

Dickerson reflects on 41-year career in education, - special memories'

After more than four decades in public education and administration, Van Buren Superintendent of Schools Dr. Merle Dickerson hung up his proverbial educator's hat last month and headed off into the world of retirement.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The City Wire

Waco Title to open Van Buren office

Waco Title has worked with Crawford County residents through its Waco Title office in Fort Smith for several years.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

FOX16

Man Escapes Rollover Accident, Killed Minutes Later by Passing Car

A man walked away from a rollover accident early Thursday morning only to be hit and killed by a car minutes later.

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4029TV.com

One dead after traffic accident in Van Buren

Both Arkansas State Police and Van Buren Police said one man is died after being run over in an accident Thursday morning.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Great Bend Tribune

OTR for July 7, 2014

Great Bend Fire/EMS Firefighters made four ambulance runs Sunday. There were no fires.

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The City Wire

Fort Smith area building permits up more than 45% year-to-date

Building permits in Fort Smith, Greenwood and Van Buren were a combined $15.69 million in June, up 32.3% from the same month last year when permits only totaled $11.859 million in the three cities.

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TheCourier.com

Van Buren Schools to host meeting to discuss levy survey results

After its May bond issue was voted down, Van Buren School District is seeking input before deciding whether another levy should appear on the November ballot.

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NWAonline

Records

He was being held Sunday in the Benton County Jail without bond. a Juan Jose Perez, 24, of 2300 W. Persimmon St. Apt.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

5NEWSonline.com

Three Van Buren Suspects Arrested In Theft Cases

Three Van Buren suspects were arrested Thursday shortly after 12 a.m. in connection with multiple theft cases, according to a news release from the Van Buren Police Department.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

The City Wire

Van Buren Mayor Bob Freeman says a third term will be his last

Three terms will be enough for Van Buren Mayor Bob Freeman, who announced his intent Tuesday to seek his third and final term as mayor.

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The City Wire

Arkansas legislators move fast on first day of special session

With a touch of fanfare, Arkansas lawmakers made quick work of the first day of the 89th General Assembly's second extraordinary session.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

ArkansasBusiness.com

Dan McKay Named Sparks, Summit CEO

In a position that has been a revolving door recently, Sparks Health System in Fort Smith and Summit Medical Center in Van Buren has named Dan McKay as its next chief executive officer.

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