Region 8 News Monday Afternoon Update – Here is a look at some of the stories the Region 8 News department is working on for Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10.
- On the web
The Caruthersville Police Department arrested a man during a routine traffic stop after he fled on foot. For more information, click here.
Arkansas' attorney general said Monday his office had filed a lawsuit against a Memphis, TN, company accusing it of charging Arkansas customers improper loan fees and not disclosing how they could be avoided. Click here for more information.
Region 8 Outdoors is the perfect place to get hunting information, read about new Arkansas Game and Fish Commission policies, and join the Big Buck Board. Check it out!
- AR Saves Program
Lives can be saved and changed with ease through today's technology. Diana Davis explains how rural hospitals such as the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center can now get access to experts in Little Rock in a very short amount of time tonight on Region 8 News at 5 and 6.
- Bono Bridge
It's been over a year since the Bono Bridge was closed. Keith Boles looks back at what happened to the bridge and whether or not it will reopen tonight on Region 8 News at 5, 6 and 10.
- ID Theft Abroad
Independence County is seeing a rise in identity thefts, but the people stealing your identity are not from where you might think. Amanda Hanson tells you how the Sheriff's Office can't do much to stop it and how you can protect yourself from identity theft tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.
- Newport Recovery Home
A man in Jackson County is succeeding in raising donations for an alcohol and drug recovery center for women and children. Lauren Payne shows just how far he's gotten and what you could do to help tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.
- A Better Region 8
KAIT Vice President and General Manager Tim Ingram has another edition of A Better Region 8 ready for you tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10. Have you missed previous editions? You can always read them on his A Better Region 8 blog!
- Caruthersville Outreach Help
An outreach program in Caruthersville is seeing a lot of success. Brandi Hodges shows you how they're giving teens a new chance at life tomorrow morning on Good Morning Region 8.
- In the weather center
It's getting cold out there, but will see these chilly temperatures continue throughout the week? Ryan Vaughan gives you the forecast from the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center as they light their Christmas Tree tonight on Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10. Need info now? Check out the Weather Page for current information.
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