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 2021-02-24 15:35 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Authorities find body after Joplin fire...

JOPLIN, Mo. -- A death investigation is underway this morning in Joplin after a body is found inside a home that was on fire. Around 4:15 Tuesday afternoon, the Joplin Fire Department was called to 223 south Galena Avenue in Joplin for reports of a struct...

 2021-02-24 15:33 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

UAMS Receives $3 Million to reimburse facilities providing medication-assisted treatment for opioid use...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) recently received $3 million from the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) to compensate facilities across the state providing medication-assisted treatment to opioid use diso...

 2021-02-24 15:32 

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UAMS Receives $3 Million to reimburse facilities providing medication-assisted treatment for opioid use...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) recently received $3 million from the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) to compensate facilities across the state providing medication-assisted treatment to opioid use diso...

 2021-02-24 15:16 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

I-430 bridge closure postponed again due to weather...

PULASKI COUNTY, Ark. The Interstate 430 river bridge closure is delayed again, for the upcoming weekend, due to unfavorable weather in the forecast. This comes after recent delays to the project due to winter weather. The Arkansas Department of Transporta...

 2021-02-24 15:16 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

I-430 bridge closure postponed again due to weather...

PULASKI COUNTY, Ark. The Interstate 430 river bridge closure is delayed again, for the upcoming weekend, due to unfavorable weather in the forecast. This comes after recent delays to the project due to winter weather. The Arkansas Department of Transporta...

 2021-02-24 14:22 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Oklahoma man released early from prison accused in 3 deaths...

CHICKASHA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma man who was released early from prison in January as part of a mass commutation effort is now accused of killing three people in a gruesome case. Authorities say Lawrence Paul Anderson this month killed a neighbor...

 2021-02-24 14:22 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Oklahoma man released early from prison accused in 3 deaths...

CHICKASHA, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma man who had been released early from prison in January as part of a mass commutation effort is now accused of three killings, including the death of a neighbor whose heart he cut out, authorities said. A judge den...

 2021-02-24 14:14 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

FDA finds Johnson & Johnson's one-shot COVID-19 vaccine effective and safe...

U.S. Food and Drug Administration staff say Johnson & Johnson...

 2021-02-24 14:14 

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FDA finds Johnson & Johnson's one-shot COVID-19 vaccine effective and safe...

U.S. Food and Drug Administration staff say Johnson & Johnson...

 2021-02-24 14:10 

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ExxonMobil employee fired after displaying noose to coworker...

An ExxonMobil employee was terminated from the company after an investigation determined he displayed hate speech....

 2021-02-24 14:10 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

ExxonMobil employee fired after displaying noose to coworker...

An ExxonMobil employee was terminated from the company after an investigation determined he displayed hate speech....

 2021-02-24 14:06 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

Are we headed back to $3 per gallon gas?...

(NEXSTAR) It may feel like gas prices are high right now, but come summer you may be wishing the winter fuel prices would return. The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline jumped 14 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.64, according to the ...

 2021-02-24 14:04 

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Are we headed back to $3 per gallon gas?...

(NEXSTAR) It may feel like gas prices are high right now, but come summer you may be wishing the winter fuel prices would return. The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline jumped 14 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.64, according to the ...

 2021-02-24 13:48 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

Carver Elementary closed on Wednesday due to a water main break...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. The campus of Carver Elementary was forced to close its doors Wednesday due to a water main break. The Little Rock School District saying that students who traveled by bus will be returned to their home bus stops. The school is currently...

 2021-02-24 13:47 

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Carver Elementary closed on Wednesday due to a water main break...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. The campus of Carver Elementary was forced to close its doors Wednesday due to a water main break. The Little Rock School District saying that students who traveled by bus will be returned to their home bus stops. The school is currently...

 2021-02-24 13:43 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

FDA says J&J 1-dose shot prevents COVID; final decision soon...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Johnson & Johnson's single-dose vaccine protects against COVID-19, according to an analysis by U.S. regulators Wednesday that sets the stage for a final decision on a new and easier-to-use shot to help tame the pandemic. The Fo...

 2021-02-24 13:35 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

States rush to catch up on delayed vaccines, expand access...

From coast to coast, states are scrambling to catch up on vaccinations a week after winter storms battered a large swath of the U.S. and led to clinic closures, canceled appointments and shipment backlogs nationwide....

 2021-02-24 13:35 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

States rush to catch up on delayed vaccines, expand access...

From coast to coast, states are scrambling to catch up on vaccinations a week after winter storms battered a large swath of the U.S. and led to clinic closures, canceled appointments and shipment backlogs nationwide....

 2021-02-24 13:27 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Arkansas school official drives over 3,000 miles to help school reopen...

HARRISON, Ark. -- Some Arkansas school administrators had to drive 3,600 miles to get their students back in the classroom. When the water main burst at Harrison School District due to low temperatures, school officials had to act fast since students had ...

 2021-02-24 13:21 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

More than 3.4 million Texans still facing disrupted water supplies, authorities say...

A little more than 3.4 million people in Texas in 204 counties still had issues with their water supply as of Tuesday evening, compared to over 7.9 million people a day earlier, a spokesman for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) said....

 2021-02-24 13:20 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

More than 3.4 million Texans still facing disrupted water supplies, authorities say...

A little more than 3.4 million people in Texas in 204 counties still had issues with their water supply as of Tuesday evening, compared to over 7.9 million people a day earlier, a spokesman for the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) said....

 2021-02-24 13:11 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

'It's like my skin tone!': Ballet student goes viral on TikTok for pointe shoe unboxing video...

A University of Oklahoma ballet student has gone viral on TikTok. Her video, which garnered over a million views, captured a special moment for the ballerina: unboxing a new pair of pointe shoes that were made just for her....

 2021-02-24 13:09 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Multi-vehicle accident impacting traffic on Interstate 49 in Rogers...

ROGERS, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Emergency crews are responding on Wednesday morning to a multiple vehicle accident on Interstate 49 South in Rogers. According to an incident report from iDrive Arkansas, the accident was reported by Arkansas State Police ...

 2021-02-24 13:08 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

'It's like my skin tone!': Ballet student goes viral on TikTok for pointe shoe unboxing video...

A University of Oklahoma ballet student has gone viral on TikTok. Her video, which garnered over a million views, captured a special moment for the ballerina: unboxing a new pair of pointe shoes that were made just for her....

 2021-02-24 12:56 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

Stimulus checks: House to vote Friday on Biden's $1.9T COVID-19 relief bill...

The House of Representatives will vote Friday on the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill, advancing a top priority of President Joe Biden. Majority leader Steny Hoyer announced the vote on Twitter....

 2021-02-24 12:55 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

Stimulus checks: House to vote Friday on Biden's $1.9T COVID-19 relief bill...

The House of Representatives will vote Friday on the $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill, advancing a top priority of President Joe Biden. Majority leader Steny Hoyer announced the vote on Twitter....

 2021-02-24 12:50 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

Tiger Woods faces hard recovery from 'significant' injuries in car crash...

Golf star Tiger Woods is recovering from surgery on his leg and ankle after his SUV swerved off the road and rolled down a steep hillside Tuesday morning, requiring crews to pry him from the wreckage....

 2021-02-24 12:50 

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[ Little Rock ]

Wednesday Weather...
 2021-02-24 12:49 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

Tiger Woods faces hard recovery from 'significant' injuries in car crash...

Golf star Tiger Woods is recovering from surgery on his leg and ankle after his SUV swerved off the road and rolled down a steep hillside Tuesday morning, requiring crews to pry him from the wreckage....

 2021-02-24 12:33 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Wednesday, February 24 Morning Forecast...

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) — Watch the video above for a look at your morning forecast for Wednesday, February 24 from Meteorologist Rick Katzfey....

 2021-02-24 11:42 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Police responding to death investigation at Little Rock Walmart...

Police in Little Rock are responding to reports of a homicide at a store Tuesday afternoon....

 2021-02-24 11:38 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Full moon will peak late this week as the "Snow Moon"...

The next full Moon will be early Saturday morning, February 27, 2021, appearing opposite the Sun in Earth-based longitude at 3:17 AM EST. The Moon will appear full for about three days around this time, from Thursday night through Sunday morning. The moon...

 2021-02-24 11:14 

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Wednesday Morning WebCast 5 AM...
 2021-02-24 04:28 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Expanding Phase 1B to Arkansans 65+ may make it harder on those 70+...

Governor Hutchinson announced the state is expanding Phase 1B to those 65 and older, and some fear it might make it more challenging for those who are already in the group....

 2021-02-24 04:25 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Large group seen dancing, maskless, at Bentonville bar...

A video of a large group of people dancing and not wearing masks is gaining traction on social media....

 2021-02-24 04:19 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

A ShotSpotter resolution passes after LR city board meeting...

Little Rock...

 2021-02-24 04:17 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

Pine Bluff still seeing low water pressure, local businesses react...

Many are left with low water pressure, barely more than a trickle, and bottled water is selling out nearly everywhere you go. For local businesses, the low water levels make it a challenge to stay open....

 2021-02-24 04:00 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Weather Blog: SkyWarn - Become A Certified Storm Spotter For The National Weather Service For Free!...

The National Weather Service (NWS) office in Tulsa, Oklahoma released its training schedule for the agency's SkyWarn program. The SkyWarn program "is a volunteer program with between 350,000 and 400,000 trained severe weather spotters" nationw...

 2021-02-24 03:53 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

A ShotSpotter resolution passes after LR city board meeting...

Little Rock...

 2021-02-24 03:51 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

Pine Bluff still seeing low water pressure, local businesses react...

Many are left with low water pressure, barely more than a trickle, and bottled water is selling out nearly everywhere you go. For local businesses, the low water levels make it a challenge to stay open....

 2021-02-24 03:40 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

Five LRSD schools making repairs following snowstorm...

The Little Rock School District is dealing with several schools still closed after damages caused by the recent snowstorm has forced them to close....

 2021-02-24 03:16 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Protecting businesses against COVID-19 restrictions...

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA/KFTA) - Since June 2020, Scott Hardin with the Alcoholic Beverage Control division said ABC agents have conducted over 6,000 compliance checks and 94% of them passed. To date businesses have paid about $38,000 in fines for not com...

 2021-02-24 02:21 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

POLICE: 12-year-old boy hit by car on University Avenue...

Police are at the scene of an accident where they say a 12-year-old boy was hit by a vehicle....

 2021-02-24 02:19 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

POLICE: 12-year-old boy hit by car on University Avenue...

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Police are at the scene of an accident where they say a 12-year-old boy was hit by a car. Police say the accident happened around 7:15 on University Avenue. Police have not said anything about his condition. They are asking peopl...

 2021-02-24 01:57 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

Parents find 5,000 fentanyl pills in child's toy from thrift store...

A child...

 2021-02-24 01:55 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

Parents find 5,000 fentanyl pills in child's toy from thrift store...

A child...

 2021-02-24 01:24 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

Lawmakers hold hearing to review security failure during Capitol riots...

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — On Tuesday, United States lawmakers examined what caused the security failures during the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol. Former Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund called it the worst attack on law enforcement and democracy ...

 2021-02-24 01:24 

KLRT

[ Little Rock ]

Lawmakers hold hearing to review security failure during Capitol riots...

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — On Tuesday, United States lawmakers examined what caused the security failures during the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol. Former Capitol Police Chief Steven Sund called it the worst attack on law enforcement and democracy ...

 2021-02-24 01:24 

KFTA

[ Northwest Arkansas ]

Tuesday, February 23 Evening Forecast...

Watch the video above for a look at your evening weather for Tuesday, February 23 from Chief Meteorologist Dan Skoff....

 2021-02-24 01:20 

KARK-TV NBC Little Rock

Tuesday Evening Weather Update...

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