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Beebe declares 22 counties disaster areas

Governor Mike Beebe has declared several Region 8 counties as state disaster areas due to last week's winter storm.

Representatives with the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management are currently visiting the affected counties with FEMA agents, assessing the damage.

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