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Two detectives fired, police department investigating evidence discrepancies

Subscriber onlyThe Bella Vista Police Department has fired detectives Clayton Roberts and Mike Kugler in connection with an ongoing criminal investigation into evidence mishandling. Continue reading...

BVPD hires three new officers

Subscriber onlyThree new officers joined the Bella Vista Police Department for 2018. Continue reading...

Fire chief offers safety tips for home heating and winter weather

Subscriber onlyWith an unusually cool winter, Bella Vistans are working harder to heat their homes and increasing their risk of fire if they're not doing so carefully. Continue reading...

Planning Commission approves development

Subscriber onlyThe planning commission voted unanimously to issue approval, pending a few staff comments, for a 9,391 square-foot building off Sunset Drive. Continue reading...

Police Reports

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Zoning board approves variances

Subscriber onlyThe Board of Zoning Adjustments voted unanimously in favor of a variance for a septic system on Cargill Drive and a setback variance on Sunset Drive and then accepted board member Harry Newby's resignation during its Dec. 19 meeting. Continue reading...

Planning Commission discusses medical marijuana, doctor's office

Subscriber onlyThe planning commission looked at zoning code revisions for medical marijuana dispensaries and cultivation facilities, as well as a large-scale development off Sunset Drive during the Thursday, Dec. 21, work session. Continue reading...

Police and EMS Reports Monday, Dec. 19 to Thursday, Dec. 22

Subscriber onlyAccidents -- 10 Continue reading...

A&P; Commission approves budget, considers Web options

Subscriber onlyThe city's advertising and promotion commission, named Discover Bella Vista, met to discuss some of the commission's groundwork and a 2018 budget on Thursday, Dec. 21. Continue reading...

Shelter kittens get a chance

Subscriber onlyA pair of kittens bounced around the Bella Vista Animal Shelter floor, taking turns chasing each other and batting at toys before heading back to the food bowl. Continue reading...

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Jay Frasier, Benton County's public services administrator who oversees the Road Department,  is sho...

Jay Frasier, Benton County's public services administrator who oversees the Road Department, is shown in the foreground of the fi...

Published: May 31, 2017

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