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Collins family speaks on arrest of murder suspect

POCAHONTAS - The family of former state Senator Linda Collins has spoken out in response to the arrest of suspect in her murder. 48-year-old Rebecca...

Suspect arrested in Linda Collins murder

POCAHONTAS - As funeral services are scheduled tomorrow for former Senator Linda Collins, an arrest has been made in her murder. Special Agents of the Arkansas...

Rutledge warns of post-flood price gouging

LITTLE ROCK – As Arkansans continue to recover from the recent historic flooding, some businesses may try to take advantage of consumers by raising prices...

Boozman Advocates for Farmers Harmed by Overreaching Water Rule

WASHINGTON- U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), a member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW), encouraged support for the Trump administration’s definition of...

Cotton sponsors bill to combat terrorism, money laundering

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), Mark R. Warner (D-Virginia), Doug Jones (D-Alabama), and Mike Rounds (R-South Dakota) today unveiled draft bipartisan...

Governor announces new Fair Housing director

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today, in conjunction with Elizabeth Smith, Secretary-Designate of the Department of Inspector General, announced Leon Jones as the new executive...

Missing hiker rescued near Mena

MENA - In a rescue that unfolded almost like a movie plot, missing hiker Joshua McClatchy was found southeast of Mena late Friday night. A...

REPORT: Murder investigation underway after former Senator found dead

POCAHONTAS - Former state Senator Linda Collins-Smith was found dead today, according to multiple media reports. The former legislator represented a large part of...

Victims identified in Franklin County helicopter crash

OZARK - Three people are dead, and one injured after a helicopter carrying attendees of the Backwoods Music Festival on an aerial tour north of...

REPORT: Search underway for missing hiker in Polk County

Story Courtesy: Chris Daniel/KAWX Radio MENA - Multiple agencies are involved in a ground and air search for a missing hiker in the Buckeye Trail...