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Monday's Axios Northwest Arkansas stories

Razorbacks fined $100,000 after fans rush the field

Razorbacks fans storm the field at the end of the game against the Texas Longhorns on Sept. 11, 2021 in Fayetteville. The Razorbacks defeated the Longhorns 40-21. Photo: Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

Unless you've been under a rock, you know the Razorbacks crushed Texas on Saturday.

Flashback: Arkansas fans could not contain their excitement and immediately ran onto the football field to celebrate.

Arkansas hate crimes spiked in 2020

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Data: Federal Bureau of Investigation; Chart: Kavya Beheraj/Axios

Hate crimes in Arkansas rose in 2020 to their highest level since 2012, according to new data released by the FBI. But the reported crimes aren't as high as they were a decade earlier.

The big picture: The rising attacks in Arkansas are emblematic of a national trend and come at a point of rising white nationalism and increasing violent crime.