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  • Cause of gas leak undetermined in Benton, IL

    Cause of gas leak undetermined in Benton, IL

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:29 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:29:02 GMT
    A Franklin County Emergency Management Agency Duty Officer has responded to a large gas leak. Buildings around the incident have been evacuated. (Source: Chris Drury, KFVS)A Franklin County Emergency Management Agency Duty Officer has responded to a large gas leak. Buildings around the incident have been evacuated. (Source: Chris Drury, KFVS)

    A large gas leak has caused a hazmat situation in Benton.

    A large gas leak has caused a hazmat situation in Benton.

  • Trump pulls Brennan's clearance, links move to Russia probe

    Trump pulls Brennan's clearance, links move to Russia probe

    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:50 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:50:48 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:46 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:46:09 GMT
    (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File). FILE - In this May 23, 2017, file photo, former CIA Director John Brennan testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, before the House Intelligence Committee Russia Investigation Task Force. President Donald Trum...

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

    Trump also threatened to yank the clearances of a handful of individuals, including former top intelligence and law enforcement officials, as well as a current member of the Justice Department.

  • Husband arrested in missing family case in Colorado

    Husband arrested in missing family case in Colorado

    Thursday, August 16 2018 4:05 AM EDT2018-08-16 08:05:05 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:45 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:45:39 GMT
    The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.The man's pregnant wife, 34-year-old Shanann Watts, and their two daughters, 4-year-old Bella and 3-year-old Celeste were reported missing Monday.

    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

    Authorities say the husband of a missing family in Colorado has been arrested in connection with the case.

  • Building collapses from early morning fire in Parma, MO

    Building collapses from early morning fire in Parma, MO

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:20:58 GMT
    The building caught fire early Thursday morning (Source: Jason, cNews)The building caught fire early Thursday morning (Source: Jason, cNews)
    The building caught fire early Thursday morning (Source: Jason, cNews)The building caught fire early Thursday morning (Source: Jason, cNews)

    A fire broke out in Parma, Missouri early Thursday morning around 5 a.m. 

    A fire broke out in Parma, Missouri early Thursday morning around 5 a.m. 

  • What you need to know Aug. 16

    What you need to know Aug. 16

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-16 09:28:07 GMT
    We could see a few rainbows like this one in Carbondale (Source: Cheryl Mayer)We could see a few rainbows like this one in Carbondale (Source: Cheryl Mayer)
    We could see a few rainbows like this one in Carbondale (Source: Cheryl Mayer)We could see a few rainbows like this one in Carbondale (Source: Cheryl Mayer)

    Good morning, it is Thursday, Aug. 16 First Alert Forecast We have rain on the radar this morning.

    Good morning, it is Thursday, Aug. 16 First Alert Forecast We have rain on the radar this morning.

  • Girl gets hold of mom's Amazon account, goes on epic Barbie shopping spree

    Girl gets hold of mom's Amazon account, goes on epic Barbie shopping spree

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:44 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:44:25 GMT

    A little girl in Utah ordered “close to $400 worth of stuff” on her mom’s Amazon account.

    A little girl in Utah ordered “close to $400 worth of stuff” on her mom’s Amazon account.

  • Teen accused of killing 7-year-old nephew after he lay on her bed

    Teen accused of killing 7-year-old nephew after he lay on her bed

    Thursday, August 16 2018 3:26 AM EDT2018-08-16 07:26:18 GMT
    The suspect is accused of putting her hand over 7-year-old Jordan Vong's mouth and plugging his nose until he stopped moving after pushing him off the bed. (Source: KMGH/Family photos/CNN)The suspect is accused of putting her hand over 7-year-old Jordan Vong's mouth and plugging his nose until he stopped moving after pushing him off the bed. (Source: KMGH/Family photos/CNN)

    The 16-year-old is accused of putting her hand over the boy’s mouth and plugging his nose until he stopped moving after pushing him off the bed.

    The 16-year-old is accused of putting her hand over the boy’s mouth and plugging his nose until he stopped moving after pushing him off the bed.

  • Police save baby from hot car outside RI casino; mother arrested

    Police save baby from hot car outside RI casino; mother arrested

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:20 AM EDT2018-08-16 05:20:47 GMT
    Police say the mother told them she ran into the casino to grab her keys, but she was inside for more than an hour and a half. (Source: WJAR/CNN)Police say the mother told them she ran into the casino to grab her keys, but she was inside for more than an hour and a half. (Source: WJAR/CNN)

    Police say the mother told them she ran into the casino to grab her keys, but she was inside for more than an hour and a half.

    Police say the mother told them she ran into the casino to grab her keys, but she was inside for more than an hour and a half.

  • Power restored after outage leaves DC's Reagan National Airport in the dark

    Power restored after outage leaves DC's Reagan National Airport in the dark

    Thursday, August 16 2018 1:03 AM EDT2018-08-16 05:03:55 GMT

    The cause of the blackout has not yet been established.

    The cause of the blackout has not yet been established.

  • Trump yanks ex-CIA chief's clearance, hitting vocal critic

    Trump yanks ex-CIA chief's clearance, hitting vocal critic

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:55 PM EDT2018-08-15 18:55:03 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:52 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:52:58 GMT
    President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan. (Source: J. Scott Applewhite/AP)President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan. (Source: J. Scott Applewhite/AP)

    President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan.

    President Donald Trump is revoking the security clearance of former Obama administration CIA director John Brennan.

  • Bishops accused of brushing off sexual abuse complaints

    Bishops accused of brushing off sexual abuse complaints

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 12:30 AM EDT2018-08-15 04:30:57 GMT
    Thursday, August 16 2018 12:03 AM EDT2018-08-16 04:03:30 GMT
    Top church officials have mostly been protected and many, including some named in the report, have been promoted, the grand jury said, concluding that "it is too early to close the book on the Catholic Church sex scandal." (Source: KDKA/CNN)Top church officials have mostly been protected and many, including some named in the report, have been promoted, the grand jury said, concluding that "it is too early to close the book on the Catholic Church sex scandal." (Source: KDKA/CNN)

    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.

    A grand jury report reveals hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania molested more than 1,000 children _ and possibly many more _ since the 1940s.

  • Cable guy shoots suspected robber in Houston neighborhood

    Cable guy shoots suspected robber in Houston neighborhood

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:36 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:36:01 GMT

    An 18-year-old suspect was shot after he and another person tried to rob two cable repairmen in north Houston, police said.

    An 18-year-old suspect was shot after he and another person tried to rob two cable repairmen in north Houston, police said.

  • Kennett, MO warehouse fire considered a total loss

    Kennett, MO warehouse fire considered a total loss

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:27:59 GMT
    The warehouse is where Bullock Furniture stores all of their inventory (Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)The warehouse is where Bullock Furniture stores all of their inventory (Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)

    Crews responded to a structure fire in Kennett, Missouri on Wednesday, August 15. 

    Crews responded to a structure fire in Kennett, Missouri on Wednesday, August 15. 

  • Poplar Bluff Animal Control identifies owner of 8 puppies left in box

    Poplar Bluff Animal Control identifies owner of 8 puppies left in box

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:26:52 GMT
    Daryl Scarlet was being held pending formal charges (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)Daryl Scarlet was being held pending formal charges (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)

    Animal Control officers in Poplar Bluff, Missouri said they are looking for the owners of eight puppies left in a box. 

    Animal Control officers in Poplar Bluff, Missouri said they are looking for the owners of eight puppies left in a box. 

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    VIDEO: Arrest made in connection with abduction and sexual assault investigation

    VIDEO: Arrest made in connection with abduction and sexual assault investigation

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 10:16 PM EDT2018-08-16 02:16:19 GMT
    Suspect in abduction and sexual assault taken into the Greene Co Jail by Sheriff Carter (Source: KAIT)Suspect in abduction and sexual assault taken into the Greene Co Jail by Sheriff Carter (Source: KAIT)

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in connection to the abduction and sexual assault investigation. 

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in connection to the abduction and sexual assault investigation. 

  • 2 kids, 1 adult taken to hospital after school bus crash in O'Fallon, Mo.

    2 kids, 1 adult taken to hospital after school bus crash in O'Fallon, Mo.

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:43 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:43:27 GMT
    Emergency crews are on the scene after a school bus crashed in O'Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning. (Credit: KMOV)Emergency crews are on the scene after a school bus crashed in O'Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning. (Credit: KMOV)

    Two students and one adult were taken to the hospital after a school bus crashed near O’Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning.

    Two students and one adult were taken to the hospital after a school bus crashed near O’Fallon, Missouri Wednesday morning.

  • Naloxone training in southern IL

    Naloxone training in southern IL

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:32 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:32:21 GMT
    Egyptian Health Department and Shawnee Health Service held a class on August 15 to help give the community the tools to help prevent overdose deaths.   (Source: Pixabay.com)Egyptian Health Department and Shawnee Health Service held a class on August 15 to help give the community the tools to help prevent overdose deaths.  (Source: Pixabay.com)
    Egyptian Health Department and Shawnee Health Service held a class on August 15 to help give the community the tools to help prevent overdose deaths.   (Source: Pixabay.com)Egyptian Health Department and Shawnee Health Service held a class on August 15 to help give the community the tools to help prevent overdose deaths.  (Source: Pixabay.com)

    Egyptian Health Department and Shawnee Health Service held a class on August 15 to help give the community the tools to help prevent overdose deaths. 

    Egyptian Health Department and Shawnee Health Service held a class on August 15 to help give the community the tools to help prevent overdose deaths. 

  • First Alert: Chance of showers, thunderstorms overnight

    First Alert: Chance of showers, thunderstorms overnight

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 9:09 PM EDT2018-08-16 01:09:27 GMT
    Rain is headed our way. (Source: Stock image/Pixabay)Rain is headed our way. (Source: Stock image/Pixabay)

    Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms at times otherwise mostly cloudy and humid.

    Tonight, a chance of showers and thunderstorms at times otherwise mostly cloudy and humid.

  • Coroner: Inmate dies after lawn mower overturned on him

    Coroner: Inmate dies after lawn mower overturned on him

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:22 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:22:50 GMT
    Authorities say a Kentucky federal prison inmate who started a 15-month sentence two weeks ago has died. (Source: Raycom Media)Authorities say a Kentucky federal prison inmate who started a 15-month sentence two weeks ago has died. (Source: Raycom Media)

    Authorities say a Kentucky federal prison inmate who started a 15-month sentence two weeks ago has died.

    Authorities say a Kentucky federal prison inmate who started a 15-month sentence two weeks ago has died.

  • Missouri corrections officers win $113.7 million in lawsuit

    Missouri corrections officers win $113.7 million in lawsuit

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:19 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:19:56 GMT
    A jury has awarded Missouri prison guards compensation for work they performed before and after their shifts. (Source: Raycom Media)A jury has awarded Missouri prison guards compensation for work they performed before and after their shifts. (Source: Raycom Media)

    A jury has awarded Missouri prison guards compensation for work they performed before and after their shifts.

    A jury has awarded Missouri prison guards compensation for work they performed before and after their shifts.

  • Marble Hill, MO police chief says town has suicide problem

    Marble Hill, MO police chief says town has suicide problem

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:17 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:17:00 GMT
    Chief Marc Tragesser said his department receives two to three suicide calls a week, more than he's dealt with in any other jurisdiction he's worked in. (Source: Marble Hill Police Department/Facebook)Chief Marc Tragesser said his department receives two to three suicide calls a week, more than he's dealt with in any other jurisdiction he's worked in. (Source: Marble Hill Police Department/Facebook)

    The Chief of Marble Hill says the town has a suicide problem.

    The Chief of Marble Hill says the town has a suicide problem.

  • Police respond to shots fired incident in Cape Girardeau, MO

    Police respond to shots fired incident in Cape Girardeau, MO

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 8:12 PM EDT2018-08-16 00:12:58 GMT
    According to Sgt. Schmidt with Cape Girardeau Police Department, one person was arrested in reference to a shots fired call in the 1700 block of Woodlawn St. at 4:50 p.m. (Source: Mike Mohundro, KFVS)According to Sgt. Schmidt with Cape Girardeau Police Department, one person was arrested in reference to a shots fired call in the 1700 block of Woodlawn St. at 4:50 p.m. (Source: Mike Mohundro, KFVS)

    Cape Girardeau police responded to a shots fired incident on Wednesday, Aug. 15.

    Cape Girardeau police responded to a shots fired incident on Wednesday, Aug. 15.

  • Carbondale potential dog park process in limbo

    Carbondale potential dog park process in limbo

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 7:09 PM EDT2018-08-15 23:09:34 GMT
    Carbondale Park District approved the 2.5 acres of land at Parrish Park for the four-legged friends, but when it came time to finalize the contract there were problems. (Source: Brittany Jacob, KFVS)Carbondale Park District approved the 2.5 acres of land at Parrish Park for the four-legged friends, but when it came time to finalize the contract there were problems. (Source: Brittany Jacob, KFVS)
    Carbondale Park District approved the 2.5 acres of land at Parrish Park for the four-legged friends, but when it came time to finalize the contract there were problems. (Source: Brittany Jacob, KFVS)Carbondale Park District approved the 2.5 acres of land at Parrish Park for the four-legged friends, but when it came time to finalize the contract there were problems. (Source: Brittany Jacob, KFVS)

    Carbondale could see its first dog park, but the process is hit a snag during Monday's Board meeting.

    Carbondale could see its first dog park, but the process is hit a snag during Monday's Board meeting.

  • FDA recalls thyroid medications

    FDA recalls thyroid medications

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:47 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:47:31 GMT
    Their active ingredients weren’t sourced to proper FDA standards. (Source: Pixabay, file)Their active ingredients weren’t sourced to proper FDA standards. (Source: Pixabay, file)

    Their active ingredients weren’t sourced to proper FDA standards. 

    Their active ingredients weren’t sourced to proper FDA standards. 

  • Better late than never: Here are some back-to-school savings tips

    Better late than never: Here are some back-to-school savings tips

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:44 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:44:04 GMT

    It's not too late to find major back-to-school deals. Experts share their tips on getting the best bargains.

    It's not too late to find major back-to-school deals. Experts share their tips on getting the best bargains.

  • Sheriff: Man hid in back seat of woman's car, abducted and sexually assaulted her

    Sheriff: Man hid in back seat of woman's car, abducted and sexually assaulted her

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:21 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:21:25 GMT
    Greene Co Sheriff's Office searching for sexual assault suspect (Source: KAIT)Greene Co Sheriff's Office searching for sexual assault suspect (Source: KAIT)

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in connection with the abduction and sexual assault of a woman Monday. 

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office has made an arrest in connection with the abduction and sexual assault of a woman Monday. 

  • SIUC enrollment still low going into fall semester

    SIUC enrollment still low going into fall semester

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 6:15 PM EDT2018-08-15 22:15:52 GMT
    Over the past several years, Southern Illinois University Carbondale has seen the student population steadily declining (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)Over the past several years, Southern Illinois University Carbondale has seen the student population steadily declining (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)
    Over the past several years, Southern Illinois University Carbondale has seen the student population steadily declining (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)Over the past several years, Southern Illinois University Carbondale has seen the student population steadily declining (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)

    Enrollment is still predicted to go down at SIUC this fall, but new Chancellor of Enrollment Management, Jennifer DeHaemers thinks they're on the right track to stopping the trend

    Enrollment is still predicted to go down at SIUC this fall, but new Chancellor of Enrollment Management, Jennifer DeHaemers thinks they're on the right track to stopping the trend

  • Kids tied down with bungee cords while riding in truck bed, WA police say

    Kids tied down with bungee cords while riding in truck bed, WA police say

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:57 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:57:24 GMT

    A mother is facing charges in Washington state after police said they found her children riding in a truck bed, secured only by bungee cords.

    A mother is facing charges in Washington state after police said they found her children riding in a truck bed, secured only by bungee cords.

  • Caruthersville man arrested on child abuse, neglect charges

    Caruthersville man arrested on child abuse, neglect charges

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:52 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:52:47 GMT
    Caruthersville officers said they arrested 46-year-old Kenneth Flanagan of Caruthersville on two active warrants through Pemiscot County for abuse or neglect of a child. (Source: Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office)Caruthersville officers said they arrested 46-year-old Kenneth Flanagan of Caruthersville on two active warrants through Pemiscot County for abuse or neglect of a child. (Source: Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office)

    Caruthersville officers said they arrested 46-year-old Kenneth Flanagan of Caruthersville on two active warrants through Pemiscot County for abuse or neglect of a child.

    Caruthersville officers said they arrested 46-year-old Kenneth Flanagan of Caruthersville on two active warrants through Pemiscot County for abuse or neglect of a child.

  • Dems pick 'firsts,' GOP goes for Trump fave in primaries

    Dems pick 'firsts,' GOP goes for Trump fave in primaries

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 2:21 AM EDT2018-08-15 06:21:11 GMT
    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:39 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:39:58 GMT
    (AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist, center, a transgender woman and former utility executive, is greeted by her supporters during her election night party in Burlington, Vt., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.(AP Photo/Charles Krupa). Vermont Democratic gubernatorial candidate Christine Hallquist, center, a transgender woman and former utility executive, is greeted by her supporters during her election night party in Burlington, Vt., Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018.

    Democrats in Vermont have nominated the nation's first transgender candidate for governor, one of many firsts from Tuesday's primaries.

    Democrats in Vermont have nominated the nation's first transgender candidate for governor, one of many firsts from Tuesday's primaries.

  • New law addresses cybersecurity threats to small businesses in MO

    New law addresses cybersecurity threats to small businesses in MO

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:23 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:23:30 GMT
    A new bill signed into law is expected to help businesses protect themselves against cyberattacks. (Source: Raycom Media)A new bill signed into law is expected to help businesses protect themselves against cyberattacks. (Source: Raycom Media)
    A new bill signed into law is expected to help businesses protect themselves against cyberattacks. (Source: Raycom Media)A new bill signed into law is expected to help businesses protect themselves against cyberattacks. (Source: Raycom Media)

    A new bill signed into law is expected to help businesses protect themselves against cyberattacks by expanding resources to help them protect their data.

    A new bill signed into law is expected to help businesses protect themselves against cyberattacks by expanding resources to help them protect their data.

  • Breakfast foods marketed to children contain cancer-causing weed killer, study says

    Breakfast foods marketed to children contain cancer-causing weed killer, study says

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:20 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:20:00 GMT
    EWG determined; Quaker Old-Fashioned Oats, Cheerios, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Great Value Instant Oats, and Back to Nature Classic Granola Clusters all had excessive levels of Glyphosate, according to its study. (Source: Pixabay)EWG determined; Quaker Old-Fashioned Oats, Cheerios, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Great Value Instant Oats, and Back to Nature Classic Granola Clusters all had excessive levels of Glyphosate, according to its study. (Source: Pixabay)

    EWG determined; Quaker Old-Fashioned Oats, Cheerios, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Great Value Instant Oats, and Back to Nature Classic Granola Clusters all had excessive levels of Glyphosate, according to its study.

    EWG determined; Quaker Old-Fashioned Oats, Cheerios, Quaker Dinosaur Egg Instant Oats, Great Value Instant Oats, and Back to Nature Classic Granola Clusters all had excessive levels of Glyphosate, according to its study.

  • East Prairie man invents school security device

    East Prairie man invents school security device

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 5:12 PM EDT2018-08-15 21:12:23 GMT
    An East Prairie man invented the Polly Lock to make sure his wife and her coworkers felt safe while teaching. (Source: KFVS)An East Prairie man invented the Polly Lock to make sure his wife and her coworkers felt safe while teaching. (Source: KFVS)
    An East Prairie man invented the Polly Lock to make sure his wife and her coworkers felt safe while teaching. (Source: KFVS)An East Prairie man invented the Polly Lock to make sure his wife and her coworkers felt safe while teaching. (Source: KFVS)

    An East Prairie man invented the Polly Lock to make sure his wife and her coworkers felt safe while teaching.

    An East Prairie man invented the Polly Lock to make sure his wife and her coworkers felt safe while teaching.

  • Authorities in Miner, MO and Union Co., IL looking for women wanted for felony theft

    Authorities in Miner, MO and Union Co., IL looking for women wanted for felony theft

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:40 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:40:27 GMT
    Miner Police Department is investigating a felony theft from a business in Miner, Missouri. (Source Miner PD)Miner Police Department is investigating a felony theft from a business in Miner, Missouri. (Source Miner PD)

    The Miner Police Department and the Union County Sheriff's Office are investigating recent thefts in Miner and Anna, IL.

    The Miner Police Department and the Union County Sheriff's Office are investigating recent thefts in Miner and Anna, IL.

  • Measles outbreak hits 21 states

    Measles outbreak hits 21 states

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:38 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:38:14 GMT
    At its current pace, the 2018 measles outbreak could be the worst since 2014. (Source: Damian Dovarganes/AP)At its current pace, the 2018 measles outbreak could be the worst since 2014. (Source: Damian Dovarganes/AP)

    At its current pace, the 2018 measles outbreak could be the worst since 2014.

    At its current pace, the 2018 measles outbreak could be the worst since 2014.

  • SIUC welcoming back students, move in day set for Aug. 16-17

    SIUC welcoming back students, move in day set for Aug. 16-17

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 4:05 PM EDT2018-08-15 20:05:41 GMT
    Move in day at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is set for August 16 and 17. The start of the Fall semester is on August 20. (Source: KFVS)Move in day at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is set for August 16 and 17. The start of the Fall semester is on August 20. (Source: KFVS)
    With the decline in enrollment across universities in Illinois, lawmakers are working to find a solution. (Source: KFVS)With the decline in enrollment across universities in Illinois, lawmakers are working to find a solution. (Source: KFVS)

    Move in day at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is set for August 16 and 17. The start of the Fall semester is on August 20.

    Move in day at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is set for August 16 and 17. The start of the Fall semester is on August 20.

  • Poplar Bluff police seeing increase in Heroin, Fentanyl overdoses

    Poplar Bluff police seeing increase in Heroin, Fentanyl overdoses

    Wednesday, August 15 2018 3:56 PM EDT2018-08-15 19:56:05 GMT
    Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)
    Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)Police are seeking an increase in drug overdoses (Source: KFVS)

    The Poplar Bluff Police Department has seen a recent increase in overdose deaths due to suspected Heroin and Fentanyl, according to Police Chief Danny Whiteley.  

    The Poplar Bluff Police Department has seen a recent increase in overdose deaths due to suspected Heroin and Fentanyl, according to Police Chief Danny Whiteley.  

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  • Building collapses from early morning fire in Parma, MO

    Building collapses from early morning fire in Parma, MO

    Thursday, August 16 2018 6:20 AM EDT2018-08-16 10:20:58 GMT
    The building caught fire early Thursday morning (Source: Jason, cNews)The building caught fire early Thursday morning (Source: Jason, cNews)
    The building caught fire early Thursday morning (Source: Jason, cNews)The building caught fire early Thursday morning (Source: Jason, cNews)

    A fire broke out in Parma, Missouri early Thursday morning around 5 a.m. 

    A fire broke out in Parma, Missouri early Thursday morning around 5 a.m. 

  • What you need to know Aug. 16

    What you need to know Aug. 16

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:28 AM EDT2018-08-16 09:28:07 GMT
    We could see a few rainbows like this one in Carbondale (Source: Cheryl Mayer)We could see a few rainbows like this one in Carbondale (Source: Cheryl Mayer)
    We could see a few rainbows like this one in Carbondale (Source: Cheryl Mayer)We could see a few rainbows like this one in Carbondale (Source: Cheryl Mayer)

    Good morning, it is Thursday, Aug. 16 First Alert Forecast We have rain on the radar this morning.

    Good morning, it is Thursday, Aug. 16 First Alert Forecast We have rain on the radar this morning.

  • What you need to know Aug. 15

    What you need to know Aug. 15

    Thursday, August 16 2018 5:23 AM EDT2018-08-16 09:23:16 GMT
    The chances of severe weather are low (Source: Pixabay)The chances of severe weather are low (Source: Pixabay)

    Good morning, it is Wednesday, Aug. 15. First Alert Forecast We’ll have scattered showers and thunderstorms in the Heartland what will stick around for most of the show. 

    Good morning, it is Wednesday, Aug. 15. First Alert Forecast We’ll have scattered showers and thunderstorms in the Heartland what will stick around for most of the show. 

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