Ozarks News Brief is a spin-off of Ozarks News Journal. Created in 2014, Ozarks News Brief is a live webcast featuring local news, sports and weather. This newscast streamed live weekly via Livestream and is produced by students in the JRN 481 Multi-platform Newscast Producing course. The newscast airs on Livestream Thursdays at 11:00 a.m. CST. during the Spring semester.