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  • Doctors Not Giving Critical Advice to Moms

    New data on what young mothers don’t know but should, and can you remember things more clearly after a night’s sleep?

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    Police: Homeless Man Breaks Into Fayetteville Clinic, Steals Salt Shakers & Tea

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – A homeless man was arrested in Fayetteville on Sunday (July 26) after police say he broke into a clinic and stole salt shakers and tea. Christopher Foster, 45, was booked into the Washington County Detention Center on Sunday at 6:04 p.m. and faces charges of commercial burglary, theft of property and first-degree criminal mischief. On Sunday, police responded to the Fayetteville Diagnostic Clinic at 3344 N. Futrall Dr. and found a glass door on the south side of […]

  • High Five: Local Dentist Makes Donation To Van Buren Football Team

    VAN BUREN (KFSM) – A local dentist made a donation to the Van Buren football team last week. Every week 5NEWS shares stories of local people making a positive difference in our High Five report. OnlyInArk.com presented by First Security is the proud sponsor of High Five. Do you have a story idea that would make a perfect High Five segment? We want to hear about it. Submit your story here, and it could be featured on 5NEWS High Five!

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    Hot Springs Fire Department Responds To Dead Child Found In Hot Car

    HOT SPRINGS (KFSM) – The Hot Springs Fire Department responded to a dead child found in a hot car on Friday afternoon (July 24), officials say. The call came in at 3:20 p.m., according to the fire department. Fire personnel said the child’s body was found at James Street and Fair Oaks Place. Police are investigating the incident, officials said.

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    Huffington Post Names Fayetteville One Of 12 “Cutest” Small Towns In U.S.

    FAYETTEVILLE (HUFFINGTON POST) – Fayetteville was named one of the “12 Cutest Small Towns in America” by Huffington Post on Wednesday (July 24). When talking about the home of the Razorbacks, the article mentions Fayetteville’s giant puppet parade on New Year’s Eve, as well as the Hog Drop. Other towns that made the list include Charlottesville, Virginia, Sevierville, Tennessee and more. To see the full list of small towns, click here.

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    Fayetteville Crews Repair Broken Water Main

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – A water main burst on Joyce Boulevard on Friday afternoon (July 24), officials say. The pipe burst after 1 p.m., and it took Fayetteville utility crews 30  minutes to shut the water off, according to Tim Nyander, Fayetteville utilities director. The broken water main caused water to spill over the road behind Applebees and Chick-fil-A near the Northwest Arkansas Mall, Nyander said. By 3:30 p.m., the pipe was repaired, and the street was cleared of excess water, according […]

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    32nd Annual Altus Grape Festival Kicks Off

    ALTUS (KFSM) — If you’re looking for terrific food and a great time, you’re in luck! The 32nd Annual Altus Grape Festival is happening this weekend. The two-day festival celebrates the rich history of grape growing right in the middle of the wine capital of Arkansas. Mount Bethel, Post Family Winery, Chateau aux Arc and Wiederkehr’s Winery will all take part in tours and tastings. There are also plenty of things to do for those who are not old enough […]

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    Human Remains Found In Newton County

    NEWTON COUNTY (HARRISON DAILY TIMES) – Human remains were found in Newton County on Saturday (July 18)  near Lurton, the Harrison Daily Times reported. Deputies said that the Arkansas State Crime Lab is working to identify the remains which were found on land adjoining property owned by Dennis Zent, 57, who was reported missing in December 2014, according to the Harrison Daily Times. “Until we have confirmation from the Arkansas State Crime lab of the identity we are not releasing […]

  • Adventure Arkansas: Janet Huckabee Nature Center

    It’s always fun to have an adventure that will help you beat the heat, without breaking the bank. In this week’s Adventure Arkansas, we take you to the Janet Huckabee River Valley Nature Center. 

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    Inmate Escapes From LeFlore County Correctional Facility

    HODGEN (KFSM)- An inmate escaped from the Jim Hamilton Correctional Facility in Hodgen in LeFlore County on Thursday (July 23), according to a post on the LeFlore County Emergency Management Facebook page. The inmate, Bobby Lee Murphy, 31, is considered armed and dangerous, according to the post. Murphy is white, 6’1″, 150 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. He also has numerous tattoos on his abdomen, back, arms and legs, the post states.

  • High Five: Fort Smith Officials Participate In Guns And Hoses Blood Drive

    FORT SMITH (KFSM) – Fort Smith firefighters and police officers competed in the guns and hoses blood drive. Every week 5NEWS shares stories of local people making a positive difference in our High Five report. OnlyInArk.com presented by First Security is the proud sponsor of High Five. Do you have a story idea that would make a perfect High Five segment? We want to hear about it. Submit your story here, and it could be featured on 5NEWS High Five!

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    Interactive Adventure Arkansas Map

    Click here to view a map of places 5NEWS Meteorologist Tyler Southard has been with Adventure Arkansas. See below for the latest Adventure Arkansas segments, brought to you by Adventure Subaru!

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