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UPDATE THURSDAY JAN. 25 4:30 PM: The situation at the Mountain View Water Treatment Plant intake structure continues to be managed with the assistance of portable pumps as needed, while the gravity flow … more
Mountain View City Council took some steps at its regular meeting Jan. 23 to prevent future loss of water production , and reviewed the recent water supply problems.   The council … more
Tuesday Jan. 23 report from Mountain View Water Supt. Keith Johnson: The health dept lab had a problem with part of the water samples submitted Monday, so samples from today are being prepared … more
West Stone County Water Association, was still striving Monday morning to get water to customers on the Oxley leg of the system, according to Manager Bruce Hipp. Customers in any part of that system … more
Mountain View Water Supt. Keith Johnson reported Monday morning (Jan. 22) that the Mountain View tanks are not the level he would prefer, but are holding steady at current levels. He has … more
UPDATE 10 AM THURSDAY -   Mountain View Mayor Roger Gardner said the water associations started pumping water from the MV system around 8 a.m. Thursday. They are not pumping at full capacity, … more
Two 6” diesel powered portable pumps are successfully pumping water into the Mountain View water system as of Wednesday afternoon, restoring water service to some areas of the city.  While … more
A precautionary boil order was issued Tuesday afternoon for the entire Mountain View water system as the result of the loss of normal system pressure from a pump malfunction. Because of the … more
More than 30 miles of state highways in Stone County are on the Arkansas Department of Transportation’s updated list of planned improvements for 2024. Resurfacing of about 12 miles of … more
Stone County ranks No. 4 among the state’s 75 counties in terms of tick-borne illnesses. And that warrants “a high index of suspicion” when it comes to the way doctors … more
Mountain View City Council approved a policy changing the water and wastewater delinquent dates and service disconnection dates, with hopes to make the workload lighter for employees. The policy … more
When the 94th General Assembly of the Arkansas Legislature convenes Jan. 9, Stone County will be represented by the third most senior member of the senate and the top ranked Republican in that … more
Mountain View City Council unanimously agreed to raise sanitation rates by 51.3-percent as recommended by Communities Unlimited, an outside company that conducted a rate study for Mountain … more
Stone County’s budget for 2023 will likely include raises for all employees based on discussion of current and projected finances by officials at last week’s regular quorum court … more
With 55 percent of voters casting ballots in the Nov. 8 General Election,  County Judge Stacey Avey (Ind.) was re-elected over challenger Jim Nesbitt (Rep.) by 230 votes, 2,659-2,429. Brandon … more
Brandon C. Osborne, 25, of Mountain View died Aug. 25 when the 2007 Kawasaki motorcycle he was driving struck a southbound 2020 Ford 150 on State Highway 5 south of Mountain View on Freeze Mountain … more
Mountain View City Council  agreed on Aug. 23 to rezone the former Cedar America property from industrial to general commercial, and to give an across-the-board raise of 50 cents per hour to … more
A worker prepares to connect one leg of the second section of a new 250-foot AT&T cell phone tower construct near Onia in mid-August. The crew was from Hartland Contracting Services, Inc., of … more
Ricky Shuttleworth of Mountain View received the 2022 First Responder of the Year award at the Arkansas Emergency Medical Technician Association annual awards banquet held Aug. 6 in Hot Springs. … more
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