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Region 8 News Wednesday Afternoon Update

Region 8 News Wednesday 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.

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Backyard BBQ

This summer, KAIT and Hays are teaming up to give our loyal viewers the chance to win a free BBQ with all the trimming and to host Region 8 StormTEAM Weather LIVE! All you have to do is follow the link and fill out the form!

Large fire destroys businesses in downtown Harrisburg

An early morning fire destroyed some businesses in downtown Harrisburg in the wee hours of Wednesday morning. Josh Harvison finds out what next step business owners and investigator plan to take now that the fire is out tonight on Region 8 News at 5 and 6.

Flood recovery continues in Pocahontas

For the past couple of weeks, volunteers with Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church have been helping Pocahontas residents recover by helping them get their homes back in livable condition free of charge.   Tonight on Region 8 News at 5 and 6, Brandi Hodges will speak to volunteers and a resident about the recovery.

Batesville business fire investigation

A fire recently destroyed three local businesses in Batesville on the corner of Sidney and Harrison streets. Amanda Hanson finds out how these business owners are coping with their loss tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.

In the Weather Center

Your local weather forecast is coming up tonight on Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10 with Justin Logan. Need information now? Check out our weather page for the latest information.

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