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Caruthersville apt. fire, Heroin sting, Missing girl

The Southern Illinois Irish Festival wrapped up today (Source: Arnold Wyrick). The Southern Illinois Irish Festival wrapped up today (Source: Arnold Wyrick).

Fire crews were battling a fire at an apartment complex on Sunday afternoon in Caruthersville, Missouri. Ten total units were affected. Todd Tumminia has the details tonight at 9 & 10.

A mobile home was destroyed by a fire on Saturday night in Cape Girardeau County. 

According to the Scott County sheriff, three people were arrested following an undercover Heroin drug sting in Sikeston, Missouri.

You might think Oktoberfest this time of year, but in Carbondale they're thinking more along the lines of St. Patty's day. Arnold Wyrick takes you through the sights and sounds of the Annual Southern Illinois Irish Festival.

Hundreds showed up to the Out of the Darkness Community Walk Sunday in Cape Girardeau County to help fund suicide prevention.

The search for a missing Colorado girl has moved into Missouri.

The pharmacy that distributed a steroid linked to an outbreak of fungal meningitis has issued a voluntary recall of all of its products, calling the move a precautionary measure.

A Murphysboro, Ill. teenager faces charges in connection to several recent vehicle burglaries.

A Ky. man faces charges in connection to a shooting involving a McCracken County sheriff's deputy.

Tuesday is the last day to register to vote in Illinois in time for the November general election.

Missouri voters are not likely to see many more debates between candidates for statewide office.

Fresh off his strongest fundraising month this year, President Barack Obama is looking to raise millions of dollars from celebrities and wealthy donors in California with just one month left in a tightening race. Romney's campaign has not released its report for the month.

Hard to believe, but the Afghan war began its 12th year on Sunday.

Fewer people are sending paper greeting cards choosing to use social media like facebook. It's a worrisome challenge for the nation's top card company.

Josh Frydman will have Cardinals, NFL & NASCAR highlights.

Laura Wibbenmeyer says to expect a chance of patchy frost by early Monday morning.

A viewer sent us this picture of beautiful fall colors in Jackson, Missouri.

Check out these fall and Halloween events across the Heartland.

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