The Civil Air Patrol suspended its search for a missing airplane today due to weather. Laura Wibbenmeyer gives us an update on the search in Ripley and Butler counties.
Illinois State Police found a bus driver dead behind the wheel of a bus in a ditch yesterday in Pulaski County.
The Missouri State Fire Marshal is investigating a fire that destroyed two trailers in Bertrand early this morning.
A debate on the proposed smoking ban in Cape Girardeau is planned tonight at the Show-Me Center. Christy Millweard will be at the debate to tell us what is discussed a week before the April elections.
Also, on the ballot in one week is a tax extension to build a tornado shelter at the school in Marquand-Zion School. Holly Brantley talks with city and school leaders about why they want to build a shelter. For the latest political news, head to HeartlandVotes.com.
Now that Florida has turned down $2.4 billion in federal funding for high-speed rail service, Missouri is among the states going after that money.