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Recent articles by Haleigh:

Arkansas medical marijuana patients bought almost 4,000 pounds in June

Medical marijuana patients in the Natural State purchased almost 4,000 pounds of cannabis in the month of June, totaling around $22.29 million. → Read More

Josh Duggar transferred to federal prison after being sentenced to 12 years

Josh Duggar was sentenced to 151 months, more than 12 years, in federal prison on one count of receiving child pornography. → Read More

Arkansas Primary 2022| How to find your polling location

Polls are open on Election Day in Arkansas from 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. → Read More

Fayetteville ranks No. 7 on U.S. News ‘Best Places to Live’

To determine its ranking, the publication uses data from sources such as the U.S. Census Bureau, FBI, U.S. Department of Labor and internal sources. → Read More

Coca-Cola in final negotiations to return to U of A campus

The University of Arkansas is in its final steps to bring back Coca-Cola products to campus this July. → Read More

Attorneys for Josh Duggar request 5 year sentence in child porn case, prosecution calls for 20

The defense team for Duggar says he has lived an "admirable life" and should not be sentenced "greater than necessary." → Read More

New 7Brew location to open in Fort Smith

The new 7Brew location is set to open in August 2022 in the Sam's Club parking lot on Rogers Avenue. → Read More

Tontitown mayor signs emergency declaration due to overwhelming flooding

The declaration goes into effect immediately and will last for 30 days. → Read More

Starbucks opening a new location in Springdale

The new store will be located on the corner of Elm Springs Road and N. 48th Street in Springdale. → Read More

Walmart offers drop off recycling hubs at some area stores

The recycled items will be used to make products like playgrounds and park benches. → Read More

Adoption fees waived at Best Friends Animal Society in Bentonville

Bounty Paper Towels is partnering with the center to cover the cost of pet adoptions from April 30 through May 31. → Read More

$25 tickets to select shows at Walmart AMP offered during upcoming Concert Week

Fans can grab $25 tickets to see some of their favorite artists at the Walmart AMP during the sale from May 4-10. → Read More

Sebastian Co. Deputy honored for saving baby's life

Deputy Tori Cline was honored by Governor Hutchinson for saving an infant who had been choking and unresponsive. → Read More

Van Buren High School senior receives $60k scholarship from OG&E

Lilly Deffenbaugh has been accepted to UCA and hopes to study mathematics or pursue a career in the energy field. → Read More

Tyson Foods launches free education program for U.S. employees

Tyson employees will have the chance to earn degrees and certificates for free after the company expanded its Upward Academy program. → Read More

Local HGTV stars launch outdoor collection at Walmart

The collection features 30 outdoor home and décor items inspired by Fixer to Fabulous stars Jenny and Dave Marrs. → Read More

Alice L. Walton Foundation and Washington Regional to create specialty health care system in NWA

The partnership will give Northwest Arkansas patients access to specialty services closer to home. → Read More

Powerball hits $400 million for weekend drawing

You can watch the Powerball drawing right after 5NEWS at 10 p.m. on Saturday, April 23. → Read More

What to know before heading to a show at the Walmart AMP this year

The Walmart AMP is going cashless this season but has added several more food and drink options for concertgoers. → Read More

Singer-Songwriter Jewel to visit Thaden School in Bentonville

Jewel will be speaking to students at Thaden School in Bentonville on Thursday, April 21. → Read More