Afternoon update: Cost of paving, casino update, funnel cakes!

Downtown business owners listened as a casino representative discussed a proposed casino.
Downtown business owners listened as a casino representative discussed a proposed casino.
Do you know this man? The McCracken County Sheriff's Department wants to talk to him.
Do you know this man? The McCracken County Sheriff's Department wants to talk to him.
Check out more behind the scenes pics like this one on the Photog Extraordinaire blog.
Check out more behind the scenes pics like this one on the Photog Extraordinaire blog.

Good afternoon.   How do you get rid of some of the cost involved with paving county roads?  Kathy Sweeney details Cape Girardeau County's plan to pave and save.

Downtown Cape Girardeau business owners learned more about how a proposed casino could affect them this morning.   Holly Brantley explains what the casino developer says about how many people they plan a casino to bring to town.

The McCracken County Sheriff's Department wants help finding whoever stole several thousand dollars, a debit card, and a video camera from a home in McCracken County.

Dexter Police arrested four teens accused of burglary and property damage at two Dexter churches.

Tyler Profilet caught up with a vendor at the Du Quoin State Fair about how business has been.  Mmm, I'll take a lemonade shake-up and a funnel cake please!

Interested to know what happens behind the scenes at Heartland News?  Check out photographer Rochelle Steffen's blog: Photog Extraordinaire.   She blogs about what happens behind the lens of the camera.