ST. JOSEPH COUNTY -

Some small businesses say the new US 31 is a lifeline -- being yanked away from them.

But state and local leaders say the NEW US 31 bypass is necessary for progress.

Tonight on WSBT,  our Fact Finder team investigates how the new bypass is affecting Kokomo and what impact it could have here.

Watch Bypass Bad for Business? -- tonight at 6 and 11 on WSBT.