Deadly crash in Poplar Bluff, Armed robbery in Miner - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Deadly crash in Poplar Bluff, Armed robbery in Miner

Police say a Poplar Bluff woman faces manslaughter, DWI charges after an early morning deadly crash.

We are learning more about a late night armed robbery in Miner that left two clerks injured.  This comes after a similar robbery at the same store two weeks ago.  Kathy Sweeney will have more on this story tonight on Heartland News.

A boil water order has been issued until further notice for customers of PWDS #4 in Wappapello, Mo. according to water technicians.

Dozens of SIU students marched on their campus earlier today to bring awareness to child abuse.  This comes as April is Child Abuse Awareness Month.  Arnold Wyrick was in Carbondale and will have more on this story tonight on Heartland News.

Missouri Sen. Kevin Engler from Farmington, Mo. is campaigning to become the first sitting senator in recent times to start anew in the House.

Residents of Tulsa's predominantly black north side said Saturday they're afraid a shooter is still roaming their neighborhoods looking for victims after five people were shot - and three killed - a day earlier.

Pope Benedict XVI, holding a tall, lit, white candle, has entered a hushed and darkened St. Peter's Basilica to begin the Vatican's Easter vigil service.

President Barack Obama is marking the Easter holiday and Jewish Passover, calling it a "time to celebrate redemption at God's hand."

There were Easter Egg hunts all over the Heartland today. We will take you to some of those hunts in Cape Girardeau and Marble Hill held today.  Arnold Wyrick was in Marion where a helicopter dropped 50,000 eggs at Rent One Ballpark!

Find a list of Easter-related events scheduled around the Heartland.

Ford is recalling more than 140,000 compact cars because the passenger side windshield wiper can fail.

The Illinois Department of Agriculture and the Illinois Department of Transportation are reminding drivers to be alert for farm equipment.

Laura Wibbenmeyer will have your Easter forecast that includes sun for much of the day!

Chad Fryman will have Cardinals baseball and Masters golf highlights.

Have a great evening,

James Long
KFVS12 Web Producer
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