Northwest Arkansas

by Jeff Della Rosa -

8th Street road work impacted by delays

Completion of the Eighth Street interchange along Interstate 49 in Bentonville has fallen behind schedule because of contractor delays, said Danny Straessle, public information officer for the Arkansas Department of…

by Kim Souza -

August sales tax revenue grows 7.64% in Northwest Arkansas

Discretionary consumer spending rallied throughout the early summer months pushing sales tax revenues higher again in August among Northwest Arkansas’ four largest cities. Bentonville, Fayetteville, Rogers and Springdale cumulatively reported…

by Kim Souza -

Walmart closes $16 billion deal for Flipkart

Walmart has completed its largest acquisition in company history in terms of price — $16 billion — for Indian startup Flipkart. The Bentonville-based retail giant announced Saturday (Aug. 18) the…