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Afternoon update: One dead after Ill. motorcycle crash

Benefit held for children's cancer research in Cape Girardeau. Benefit held for children's cancer research in Cape Girardeau.
One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Williamson County. One person is dead after a motorcycle crash in Williamson County.

Good afternoon. Here are some of the stories we are working on for tonight's Heartland News.

What a World Series! St. Louisian David Freese took MVP honors as the Cardinals won their 11th championship last night!

Abbypalooza, a fundraiser in honor of Abby Jensen to raise money for childhood cancer research, took place Saturday in Cape with around 500 in attendance.

Arnold Wyrick reports about today's National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative, "an effort to prevent prescription drug abuse by collecting and disposing of expired or unused medications." Arnold talked to Williamson County deputies about the importance of getting unused prescriptions off the streets.

One person is dead following a head-on motorcycle vs. pickup truck crash Saturday in Williamson County.

An attack on a NATO convoy has killed 17 Americans in Afghanistan.

Kennett police have arrested several people believed to be involved in a number of recent break-ins and recovered around $200,000 in property.

The old Federal Courthouse in Cape Girardeau could be back on the auction block.

Deputies say a Paducah man was cited for DUI in an early morning crash in McCracken County.

A classic nor'easter was chugging along up the East Coast and expected to dump anywhere from a dusting of snow to about 10 inches before it is done.

No snow in the Heartland though. It was a beautiful sunny day. Laura Wibbenmeyer says more sun is on the way tomorrow!

Chad Fryman will have Saturday high school football scores along with a recap of the Cards big World Series win tonight at 6, 9 and 10.

Check out our Halloween and pumpkin slideshows! Send your pictures to cnews@kfvs12.com.

Looking for something to do until the news starts? Check out this list of Fall/Halloween events across the Heartland.

Join Crystal, Laura and Chad tonight at 6, 9 on Fox23, and at 10 for all of your Heartland News!

Have a great evening,

James Long
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