Heat continues with a cool down on Sunday
Updated: 5:21 AM CDT July 29, 2021
Join the 5NEWS Team in bidding Chief Meteorologist Garrett Lewis farewell after 20 years at Channel 5.
Updated: 3:42 PM CDT July 28, 2021
A new law cracking down on driving in the left-hand land on highways and interstates is now in effect.
Published: 6:52 PM CDT July 28, 2021
Phase three of construction on the bridge is expected to be completed Friday, July 30. Eastbound drivers will be able to use the bridge starting Monday.
Published: 6:51 PM CDT July 28, 2021
New details have been released about the death of a missing Centerton man discovered in a field last Friday.
Published: 6:49 PM CDT July 28, 2021
Over 1,700 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Arkansas Wednesday and an additional 12 deaths from the virus.
Published: 6:46 PM CDT July 28, 2021
Back-to-school guidance from the state was released less than three weeks before the first day of school and as COVID-19 cases surge in Arkansas.
Published: 6:44 PM CDT July 28, 2021
American Airlines flights at the Fort Smith Regional Airport will start again on September 6.
Published: 6:43 PM CDT July 28, 2021
Police believe the driver of the scooter didn't see a stop sign and collided with another vehicle.
Published: 1:22 PM CDT July 28, 2021
The ADE's new guidelines were released just as the CDC adjusted its mask-wearing recommendations.
Published: 12:53 PM CDT July 28, 2021
One of Richard Barnett's attorneys calls the House committee's hearings on the investigation into the Jan. 6 Capitol attack inappropriate.
Published: 12:40 PM CDT July 28, 2021
One person is dead following a crash involving a scooter and truck in Fort Smith.
Published: 6:48 PM CDT July 27, 2021
A traveling nurse staffing company says their nursing count is up 94% from this time last year.
Published: 6:47 PM CDT July 27, 2021
As COVID-19 surges in Arkansas, lawmakers are being asked to reconvene to consider lifting the ban on statewide mask mandates.
Published: 6:44 PM CDT July 27, 2021
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Watch him look back at the time he helped a stranded cat during the historic flooding along the Arkansas River in 2019.
Published: 5:24 PM CDT July 26, 2021
Chief Meteorologist Garrett Lewis takes a look back at his coverage of a devastating ice storm that hit our area in 2009.
Published: 7:12 PM CDT July 21, 2021
Chief Meteorologist Garrett Lewis takes a look back at his coverage of the 2006 tornado that hit Bentonville.
Published: 5:28 PM CDT July 19, 2021
We're celebrating all things Garrett Lewis this month. Watch him take a look back at his first live shot for Channel 5.
Published: 3:38 PM CDT July 15, 2021
We're celebrating all things Garrett Lewis this month. Check out Garrett's reaction to his first live forecast on Channel 5.
Published: 4:46 PM CDT July 13, 2021
The story of the Walker Sisters who continued living in the Great Smoky Mountains after it became a national park still fascinates visitors.
Published: 9:50 AM CST January 26, 2021
American moms are dying from childbirth. Black women are up to four times more at risk. This series examines why.
Published: 2:27 PM CST January 25, 2021
Nicolle didn't know she was undocumented until she was 15. Rob thinks immigrants should come through legally or not at all.
Published: 11:48 AM CDT June 18, 2021
Officer Matt Yoder is a veteran police officer. Corry Dawkins is a 27-year-old with a troubled past. Here’s what happened when the two men came together.
Published: 11:21 AM CDT June 18, 2021
Journalists around the country explore the history of anti-Asian hate in the U.S., stereotypes and microaggressions we're still fighting, and where to go from here.
Published: 7:31 PM CDT May 18, 2021
We set out find out who are the robocallers, who are the victims and what can be done to stop the calls.
Published: 5:33 PM CDT May 14, 2021
At an Olympics where some of America's biggest stars have faltered, Caeleb Dressel lived up to the hype.
Published: 11:37 PM CDT July 28, 2021
With Simone Biles out, Suni Lee and Jade Carey will represent Team USA in the women's gymnastics all-around final.
Published: 6:26 PM CDT July 28, 2021
Katie Ledecky and Carissa Moore give the US gold in two first-ever Olympic events, but the news of the day was Simone Biles.
Published: 11:02 PM CDT July 27, 2021
Five swimming medals, the title of the world's top male gymnast and a shot at redemption for U.S. men's basketball are on the line Wednesday.
Published: 7:26 PM CDT July 27, 2021
Alaska's first U.S. Olympic swimmer won Alaska's first-ever Olympic gold Monday while two U.S. shooters set Olympic records.
Published: 11:48 PM CDT July 26, 2021
Simone Biles and her squad trail the team representing the Russian Olympic Committee heading into Tuesday's women's gymnastics team final.
Published: 2:26 PM CDT July 26, 2021
A look at five of the biggest moments of the Tokyo Olympics on July 27, 2021.
Published: 10:44 PM CDT July 25, 2021
The Games are heating up as more Americans go for gold on Monday. The American men fight for a medal in team gymnastics and women's triathlon will be eying hardware.
Published: 7:51 PM CDT July 25, 2021
A look at five of the biggest moments of the Tokyo Olympics Opening Ceremony.
Published: 11:42 PM CDT July 24, 2021
Simone Biles tries to qualify for a shot at her second all-around Olympic gold medal, and Katie Ledecky faces an Aussie rival in the pool.
Published: 10:28 PM CDT July 24, 2021
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Saturday marks the 1st full day of competition at the Tokyo Olympics. The pool is open, the surf is up and 3 new sports debut. Here's the Tokyo Preview for July 24.
Published: 1:40 PM CDT July 23, 2021
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Last year, antibody tests got a lot of attention, as people wanted to figure out if they’d had COVID-19 and whether or not they were protected from the virus.
Published: 4:02 PM CDT June 7, 2021
President Joe Biden has released his proposed budget and the omission of federal student loan debt forgiveness has caught many people's attention.
Published: 9:30 AM CDT June 7, 2021
Several TikTok videos claim the lumber shortage was created to boost profits in the lumber industry.
Published: 12:37 PM CDT June 7, 2021
Experts say they are hopeful the country will reach that milestone soon as the current count is getting close to the low.
Published: 9:58 AM CDT May 13, 2021
VERIFY investigator Gabe Cohen explains whether or not the COVID vaccine doses for kids are the same as the shots adults are getting.
Published: 2:18 PM CDT May 7, 2021
The Yeezys are the most expensive pair of sneakers ever sold at auction after being purchased in a private sale for $1.8 million.
Published: 3:03 PM CDT April 30, 2021
The much larger Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association is footing the bill, not the local Minneapolis police union.
Published: 4:32 PM CDT April 5, 2021
Some countries have paused rollouts of the AstraZeneca vaccine while it's being investigated for blood clotting side effects. This doesn't impact the U.S.
Published: 5:35 PM CDT March 16, 2021
President Biden addressed COVID-19 and the vaccine rollout in his first primetime speech as president.
Published: 4:45 PM CST March 12, 2021
While there is some spending for unrelated projects, it makes up a relatively small part of the massive bill.
Published: 5:42 PM CST March 9, 2021
New CDC guidelines say fully vaccinated people can be indoors without masks with other vaccinated people, but need to keep wearing masks in public.
Published: 5:15 PM CST March 8, 2021
Gas prices have risen since the start of the year and are likely to keep rising, too. But that has to do with recent supply hits and increased demand.
Published: 5:09 PM CST March 5, 2021
Just 3% of unvaccinated Americans say they definitely will get the shots, though another 16% say they probably will.
Published: 4:03 PM CDT July 23, 2021
A look back at how Tokyo was awarded the Olympics, why it was postponed and where we are now.
Published: 4:40 PM CDT June 15, 2021
These U.S. athletes all boast career Olympic medals in double digits.
Published: 12:35 AM CDT June 9, 2021
You know those Olympic gold medals? They aren't solid gold and, in Tokyo, they're made from something you use every day.
Published: 6:35 PM CDT June 4, 2021
Do you know how many countries don't have as many Olympic medals as Michael Phelps?
Published: 6:33 PM CDT June 4, 2021
White House COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients said the coronavirus is the biggest threat to unvaccinated Americans.
Published: 10:27 AM CDT July 22, 2021
Dr. Anthony Fauci addresses the coronavirus pandemic during the White House COVID-19 Response Team briefing on July 22, 2021.
Published: 10:19 AM CDT July 22, 2021
Brittany Zamora was arrested for allegedly having sexual contact with her 13-year-old student.
Published: 4:17 PM CST January 25, 2021
Years after Adrienne Salinas's body was found, her murder remains unsolved.
Published: 10:32 AM CST January 15, 2021
It's proclaimed “The Most Beautiful Small Town in America.” But just under the surface, there’s something darker in Bardstown, Kentucky.
Published: 12:01 PM CST January 12, 2021
Bizarre behavior and stories don’t add up after a toddler vanishes on a family camping trip. This is the relentless search to find out what happened.
Published: 4:34 PM CST January 22, 2021