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Afternoon update: Sheriff investigates bones found under house

A man was pulled under this garbage truck Monday by the truck's mechanical arm. A man was pulled under this garbage truck Monday by the truck's mechanical arm.

Good Monday afternoon to you!

Authorities in southern Illinois' Hardin County say are investigating some bones found over the weekend under a house's floor.  Julia Bruck talks with a neighbor and the sheriff about the bones as investigators try to determine if they are human remains.

Across the country, people are pumping less into the tank, reversing what had been a steady increase in demand for fuel. For five weeks in a row, they have bought less gas than they did a year ago.  Are you driving less lately?  Vote in our web poll at kfvs12.com

An Oran man faces 10 counts of possession of child pornography after police found child porn videos on his computer.

A Cape Girardeau man has bruises and scrapes after he was pulled under a garbage truck by the mechanical arm.

A Missouri Senate committee has endorsed a House plan to redraw the state's congressional districts.

Boy, did rain hard in the Heartland this morning.  That rain is still lingering in our eastern counties.  Bob Reeves tells us when the rain will end.

Stay dry!

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