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Some Want Highway 67 to Be a "Super Highway"

POCAHONTAS, AR (KAIT) - Randolph, Clay and Lawrence Counties have formed a coalition to improve Highway 67.

The group has asked the State Highway Department to consider widening Highway 67 through Northeast Arkansas to a four lane ''superhighway'' in the same location it's at now.

Randolph County Judge David Jansen says the group is not against the eventual construction of an interstate through the region, but because the end result of that is so far away, they're looking for something that could be completed more quickly.

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