An Amber Alert has been issued for a four-year-old boy from Thomsponville. Illinois State Police say he was taken by his non-custodial mother this afternoon and is believed to be headed to Johnston City.
Six firefighters got caught up in an emergency of their own after their truck flipped over en route to a call early yesterday morning. Two were thrown from the truck. The driver was seriously injured.
Police reeled in a suspect who ran handcuffed into a Long John Silvers this afternoon. We talked to one man eating lunch with his family who saw it unfold in front of his fish and chips.
The Supreme Court held today that Americans have the right to own a gun for self-defense anywhere they live, expanding the conservative court's embrace of gun rights since John Roberts became Chief Justice. Holly Brantley tells us what some Heartland gun owners say.
More people are left without a job as Illinois state funds remain in question. Julia Bruck explains how cuts for a state-funded internship program leaves several people in Franklin County without a paycheck.
When Cape Girardeau volunteers look into the faces of Haitian orphans they see potential for change. That's why a group is preparing for construction on a new school in Thomassique, Haiti. Holly Brantley met with one man who just returned from Haiti over the weekend.
When it heats up the pool is usually a popular spot. However, when you have a little one around the water, that can spell danger. Health reporter Stephanie Byars tells us about a Cape Girardeau class that helps the youngest swimmers learn how to stay safe in the water.