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Washington Regional ER Accepting Patients Again after Hazmat Situation

Health

Former Fayetteville Alderman Accused Of Pilfering Tens Of Thousands Of Dollars, Lawsuit Claims

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — A lawsuit claims a former Fayetteville alderman stole “tens of thousands of dollars” from his domestic partner.Alan Long …

Corruption

Local University Student Faces Charges In Connection With Claims Of Mass Shooting Or Bombing

×<p>Local University Student Faces Charges In Connection With Claims Of Mass Shooting Or Bombing<p>SILOAM SPRINGS (KFSM) — A John Brown University student …

Crime

Don’t get it twisted – Arkansas can beat Mizzou on Friday

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Friday is Arkansas’ last chance. Missouri is the final game of the season. Friday is Arkansas’ best chance. Missouri isn’t …

Bret Bielema

Arkansas Razorbacks podcast: Hiring an ‘Arkansas person’ as AD

<i>FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Welcome to SEC Country’s daily Arkansas Borderline Erotic podcast, the most-listened-to Razorbacks podcast in the country. In</i> …

College & University

Former Fayetteville Alderman Accused Of Pilfering Tens Of Thousand Of Dollars, Lawsuit Claims

×<p>Former Fayetteville Alderman Accused Of Pilfering Tens Of Thousand Of Dollars, Lawsuit Claims<p>FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — A lawsuit claims a former …

Corruption

Police: JBU Student Had Guns on Campus, Was Making Explosives

Guns

These Are The ‘Drunkest’ Cities In Arkansas

ARKANSAS (KFSM) — It’s undeniable that many in Fayetteville drink, as it’s a college town, and combining those numbers with Springdale and Rogers– …

Cities

Bright and brisk for our Wednesday

Bill Clinton returning to Arkansas in December

Former President Bill Clinton is returning to Arkansas next month for an event featuring Africa's first democratically elected female president.

Hillary Clinton

Last Night Fayetteville announces lineup for annual New Year’s Eve event

Last Night Fayetteville / Photo: Jamie SeedWe’re eating turkey this week. In a few weeks, old Santa Claus will be sliding down most of our chimneys. …

Festivals

Little Craft Show returns to Fayetteville Nov. 24-25

Little Craft Show / CourtesyIt’s back!After a year hiatus, Little Craft Show’s holiday show will return to Fayetteville this weekend, Nov. 24-25, at …

Outdoors

Local Harry Potter fan convention set for March 17 in Fayetteville

Get pumped, Harry Potter fans. Some local folks are planning an unofficial fan convention dedicated to your favorite world of witchcraft and …

Harry Potter

Lawsuit: Former Fayetteville Alderman Pilfered Thousands

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) -- Former Fayetteville City Council member Alan Long, who resigned from office on Saturday, has been accused of pilfering …

Corruption

Fayetteville City Council Fills Vacancy Following Resignation

City Politics

State law meant to block LGBT rights ordinances is unconstitutional, article says

A legal analysis by the NYU College of Global Public Health in the December issue of the American Journal of Public Health concludes that the <b>Arkansas</b> …

Equality

Walmart Is Color Coding Black Friday Deals

ROGERS (KFSM)-- Black Friday is just a few days away and many people will be shopping.<p>This year, Walmart is making the biggest shopping day of the …

Shopping

Huntsville Woman Arrested For Alleged Adoption Fraud

ROGERS (KFSM) — A Huntsville woman is accused of defrauding a couple of more than $13,000 while they waited to adopt her unborn child, according to a …

Crime

Arkansas Man Admits Stealing Geena Davis’ Laptop

BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man has pleaded guilty to stealing a laptop from actress Geena Davis.Investigators say 67-year-old Gerardo …

Airport Security

Big Bats Help Complete Arkansas Signing Class

<b>FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. –</b> The Razorback baseball program and head coach Dave Van Horn announced the signing of 20 student-athletes to National Letters of …

College & University

Razorbacks Reload With Arsenal Of Arms For 2019

<b>FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. –</b> The Razorback baseball program and head coach Dave Van Horn announced the signing of 20 student-athletes to National Letters of …

College & University

Woodhall Nominated As Game Changer of the Year

<b>AUSTIN, Texas –</b> Arkansas freshman sprinter Hunter Woodhall has been nominated to FloTrack’s first ever Game Changer of the Year award given to an …

Olympics

Senior Duo Joins On The Air With Bret Bielema

<b>FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.</b> – “On the Air with Bret Bielema,” Coach Bielema’s weekly radio show presented by AT&T and West Rock Coffee Company, returns on …

College & University

Arkansas' board has a great idea who it wants to hire for Jeff Long, Bret Bielema

<i>SEC Country reporter Eric W. Bolin will candidly answer your Arkansas Razorbacks sports queries each weekday in our Mailbag Question of the Day. Join</i> …

College & University

Fayetteville City Council member resigns, Ward 4 applicants needed immediately

Fayetteville City Council member Alan Long has resigned after nearly five years of service in Ward 4.<p>Long’s first four-year term in office began in …

Cities

Arkansas Gas Prices Lower Than National Average But More Than In Recent Years

ARKANSAS (KFSM) -- As those traveling this Thanksgiving grab their luggage and head out the door, they may want to make sure they have a bit more …

Arkansas

Update on Thanksgiving Weather Forecast

While calm weather is expected for most of this week, the temperatures will be all over the place with highs as cool as the 40s on Wednesday followed …

Weather

WATCH: Mike Anderson, Players Preview PK80

State employee keeps job after texts with teen

Jon Phillips gives written and driving tests to new drivers in our area, in his role as a state driver's license examiner in Springdale.<p>Though he …

Crime