Heather Lewis

Heather Lewis was raised in the small town of Alma, Arkansas, and as a local girl, grew up watching 5NEWS.
She graduated from the University of Arkansas in 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication. After interning with 5NEWS, she fell in love with the news industry.
Heather joined the team as a reporter in 2011 and by the following year became a morning anchor.
When she’s not reporting, you can find her cheering on the Razorbacks, eating at favorite spots in Northwest Arkansas and the River Valley, traveling, working out, or learning how to play the guitar.

Recent Articles

  • Teen’s Joyride in Ambulance Ends in Rollover Crash

    Posted on: 9:29 am, October 7, 2013, by , updated on: 11:10am, October 7, 2013

    An Oklahoma City teenager was taken to the hospital after allegedly stealing an ambulance from a gas station late Sunday night.
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    ambulance
  • 5 Problems With iOS 7, And How to Fix Them

    Posted on: 8:20 am, October 3, 2013, by

    Here are five of the most frequently heard complaints about iOS 7, along with tips for how to fix, or at least bypass, them.
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    iOS 7
  • Rays Advance After Defeating Indians

    Posted on: 7:23 am, October 3, 2013, by , updated on: 08:04am, October 3, 2013

    CLEVELAND — The Rays have gone from New York to Toronto to Texas to Cleveland, and now on to Boston...
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    RAYS
  • Suspect Facing Charges After Hoax Bomb Threat Closes Airport

    Posted on: 8:16 am, October 2, 2013, by

    An incident involving suspicious packages that forced the evacuation of Jacksonville International Airport was a hoax.
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    Suspicious Packages at Jacksonville International Airport
  • 5NEWS Fit: Paddle Finatics

    Posted on: 5:17 am, October 2, 2013, by , updated on: 10:17am, October 2, 2013

    Debbi Neece with Paddle Finatics in Lowell shows us how to use the beautiful Beaver Lake to our workout advantage....
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    Paddle Finatics
  • Best Start: Kids and Pets

    Posted on: 8:06 am, September 30, 2013, by

    Having a dog can help kids learn responsibility and companionship, but it can also create tension if the two aren’t...
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    best start
  • 5NEWS Fit: All You Need is Ten Minutes

    Posted on: 10:28 am, September 18, 2013, by

    New research reveals the benefits of exercise, even if you can't workout very long.
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    wall sit
  • 5NEWS Fit: Avoiding Gym Distractions

    Posted on: 7:52 am, September 11, 2013, by

    A new study finds gym-goers spend about 21 minutes wasting time at the gym instead of working out.
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    fit
  • Bruno Mars Booked For Super Bowl Halftime Show

    Posted on: 8:48 am, September 9, 2013, by

    Grammy-winning pop singer Bruno Mars will deliver the Super Bowl XLVIII halftime show next February, the NFL announced Sunday.
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    BRUNO MARS
  • Manning Ties Several NFL Records in Broncos Win

    Posted on: 7:20 am, September 6, 2013, by

    Manning tied an NFL-record with seven touchdown passes on Thursday as the Broncos steamrolled the Ravens 49-27 at Sports Authority Field in Denver.
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    Peyton Manning
  • Local Weekend Events

    Posted on: 9:05 am, September 5, 2013, by , updated on: 09:07am, September 5, 2013

    From a Glow Run 5K to sampling a cupcake competition, here's a quick look at events in our area to keep you entertained.
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    glowrun
  • Three Arrested In Drug Busts At Bentonville Businesses

    Posted on: 10:15 am, September 4, 2013, by , updated on: 10:54am, September 4, 2013

    Three people were arrested Tuesday (Sept. 3) in drug busts at two Bentonville businesses. Courtaney Muldrew was arrested in connection...
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    Jake Waclawski, Joshua Ward and Courtaney Muldrew