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KUAR newscast for Friday, March 17, 2023


Here's the latest local and regional news from the KUAR Newsroom for Friday, March 17, 2023.

On today's agenda:

-Arkansas’ attorney general urges state regulators to investigate a natural gas utility

-Some Arkansans could get up to a year of their water bills paid under a new program

-High school athletes could soon be able to profit off of their name, image and likeness

-The Arkansas Supreme Court rules the state can use $350 million in tax dollars to help fund a $1 billion highway expansion project

Listen to live newscasts from KUAR News each weekday during NPR's Morning Edition from 6 to 9 a.m. on KUAR 89.1 and online at

Daniel Breen is a Little Rock-based reporter, anchor and producer for KUAR.