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Bootheel death investigation, Fire investigations, IL Bobcat sighting

Lisa McCormick, charged with Abandonment of a Corpse (Source: Dunklin County Sheriff's Office) Lisa McCormick, charged with Abandonment of a Corpse (Source: Dunklin County Sheriff's Office)
This New Madrid Co. fire is under investigation (Source: Mike Mohundro). This New Madrid Co. fire is under investigation (Source: Mike Mohundro).
A southern Ill. couple found this cat in their driveway! (Source: Nick and Kay Niestrath). A southern Ill. couple found this cat in their driveway! (Source: Nick and Kay Niestrath).

The Dunklin County Sheriff's Office says a woman faces charges in connection to the death of a 20-year-old Kennett woman. Hear from family members of the victim tonight on Heartland News at 9 & 10. 

The cause of a fire Saturday night in New Madrid County is under investigation.

Authorities are investigating a Friday night mobile home fire that happened in Cape Girardeau County. We've learned that one person was arrested and released.

The Kentucky Sheriff's Association and the Kentucky Constables Association are lobbying the legislature to require law enforcement training for the state's 454 constables.

Professors say students at Southeast Missouri State University are learning firsthand how to be efficient in extreme drought conditions. Todd Tumminia has the details tonight at 10.

Meanwhile, the skyrocketing price of hay has left some Illinois horse owners overwhelmed.

There are a lot of indicators used to determine how our economy is doing: Ranging from unemployment, to housing, sales and even automobile sales. But how is the recreation segment doing in this economy? Arnold Wyrick has more from John A. Logan College's Southern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days.

How many people can say they have found a live bobcat in their driveway? Nick and Kay Niestrath sent in pictures to cnews@kfvs12.com of just that!

Here's today's talker from our facebook page: A senior commander in Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard warned that Iran will target U.S. bases in the region in the event of war with Israel.

The average U.S. price of a gallon of gasoline dipped by less than one penny - about a third of a cent - over the past two weeks.

Before you fill up, find out the cheapest gas prices in your area!

Jaime Travers has your school & work week forecast covered!

Josh Frydman will have Cubs-Cardinals & NFL highlights.

There's no 5 p.m. newscast due to NFL coverage. We'll keep you up to date on kfvs12.com. See you for Heartland News at 9 & 10!

Have a great evening - 

 

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