FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY today for heavy rain, winds, snow, icy roads

A First Alert Action Day has been issued for Saturday, January 19 due to the impact expected from a very strong storm system moving into the area.

  Trump plans ‘major announcement’ on border, longest shutdown

President Donald Trump said he'll be making a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon as the standstill over his border wall continues into its fifth week.
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Sony and RCA record labels sever ties with R. Kelly

The record labels have remained silent in light of mounting pressure following a documentary on the singer.

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  Missing man out of Mississippi Co., MO considered endangered, vehicle ID’d in TX

2 facing charges after tools taken from City of Bardwell, KY building

Miner, MO police chief files lawsuit against city board members

Crews can’t pre-treat roads before winter storm

  Heartland ER doctor warns to be careful walking on ice

A Heartland doctor says to be careful after a winter storm.
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Women’s March returns to DC amid shutdown and controversy

The third annual Women’s March is returning to Washington on Saturday amid inclement weather, ideological schisms and the longest government shutdown in American history.

  Keep your heat, maintain your AC

Road crews advise drivers to stay off the roads due to bitter cold temps, snow this weekend

Man accused of shooting 2 officers in Poplar Bluff, MO pleads guilty

Salvation Army bell ringing blitz held in southern IL

Bryant named to task force discussing four-lane highway from Carbondale to St. Louis

Former KY 911 dispatcher charged with more than 150 counts of alleged sex crimes

Fight continues to reverse rollback on Net Neutrality in federal court

St. Louis man, soldier stationed in KY among Americans killed in Syria

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  ‘But we didn’t know it’: Honor roll student suspended after using counterfeit money at school

Christian Philon and his parents say the punishment is unfair.

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  Heartland Hoops Week 2 final scores

SIU falls to Illinois State 59-58

Salukis travel to Illinois State.

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Names released in quadruple Owensboro shooting, two arrests made

Gator giveaway to help area food banks

Congressman apologizes for yelling, ‘Go back to Puerto Rico’

Shutdown prompts Missouri to issue food stamps early

Cape Girardeau natives participating in “March for Life” Friday

According to Sen. Josh Hawley, a group of nearly 3,000 Missourians, including some people from Cape Girardeau, are attending the March for Life Rally in Washington, D.C.
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  Trump plans big announcement on Saturday on shutdown, border

President Donald Trump says he'll make a "major announcement" on the government shutdown and the southern border on Saturday afternoon as the standstill over his border wall continues.

Parson outlines details of Missouri prison closure

Four shot inside Owensboro home

101-year-old woman, avid deer hunter, bags 2 with 1 shot

Rash of thefts reported in Marble Hill, MO