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Region 8 News Monday Afternoon Update

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.

  • Trending

 Two arrested on multiple drug charges

Region 8 under Excessive Heat Warning through Tues

Butler County man dies in plane crash

  • Blytheville burglaries on the rise

Murders, armed robberies, and burglaries have definitely increased in Blytheville for the year, but are these numbers normal for summertime, or are they an indicator for a bigger problem? Keith Boles speaks with Capt. Adams more to break the numbers down and find out what is going on tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10.

  • Cooling assistance program kicking off

The past several months have been very tough on people who live in Randolph, Lawrence and Clay Counties, and flooding damage has left a big hole in the budgets of many residents. To help, this week the Black River Area Development Corporation (BRAD) will start accepting applications for that extra help. Tonight on Region 8 News at 5 and 6 Brandi Hodges will speak to Jean Oaks with BRAD to talk about the program, how it works, and what you need to do to apply.

  • Bono Lake update

How far has the Bono Lake Project progressed? Find out tonight on Region 8 News at 6 and 10 with Josh Harvison.

  • In the Weather Center

The temperatures keep on rising. When could we see some relief from the heat?  Ryan Vaughan will have your full forecast tonight on Region 8 News at 5, 6, and 10. Need more information now? Check out our weather page for the latest information.

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