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Air Compressor Stolen in Garage Burglary

Police say someone broke into a garage and stole an air compressor.

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UPDATE: Missing Boy Found Safe in Rice

A developmentally disabled boy who ran away from his parents Saturday has been found safe.

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Man Jailed For Choking Girlfriend

A man is in Benton County Jail for allegedly choking a woman.

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Benton Co., Foley to Talk Police Issue at Separate Meetings

The issue over what to do about Foley's policing needs is on a couple of agendas tomorrow (Tuesday). Interim City Administrator Sarah Brunn says the city council will be discussing what options are still available to them. The Board of Commissioners meet tomorrow morning, and are expected to consider a request from the city for a face-to-face meeting sometime later this month.

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Woman Seriously Injured Following One-Vehicle Crash in Benton County

A woman is facing potentially life-threatening injuries after a one-vehicle crash in Mayhew Lake Township.

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Angelina O’Mara To Face Benton County Grand Jury

A Rice woman is already charged with killing her ex-husband in Minnesota and her boyfriend in Wisconsin. Now she'll face a grand jury.

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Benton County Cutting 3 Deputies

Three Benton County deputies will lose their jobs. The Board of Commissioners voted today (Tuesday) to eliminate their positions in an effort to trim $260,000 from the Sheriff's Department budget.

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Foley Decides to Hire Private Security Guards

The Foley City Council has voted to hire private security guards to patrol city streets next year.

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Benton County Allows Residents To Dispose Of Household Waste

Benton County residents can dispose of some hard-to-get-of items tomorrow (Saturday) for little or no charge. Residents can dispose of one appliance free of charge, a set of four tires, one piece of furniture, on TV or computer and one cubic yard of demolition waste.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Northwestern Benton County, Southern Morrison County Until 4:15 p.m.

The National Weather Service has issued a SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING for northwestern Benton County and southern Morrison County until 4:15 p.m.

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