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Cape Girardeau bank robbery, Exercise balls & test scores, Early inmate release proposal

Cape Girardeau police are looking for a bank robbery suspect (Source: John Morgan). Cape Girardeau police are looking for a bank robbery suspect (Source: John Morgan).
Teachers say exercise balls are helping students learn in Malden. Teachers say exercise balls are helping students learn in Malden.
Quinn's administration is reintroducing an early inmate release plan. Quinn's administration is reintroducing an early inmate release plan.

Cape Girardeau police have released the description of the suspect from this morning's bank robbery.

A stabbing suspect was taken into custody in Union City, Tennessee.

Dexter, Missouri police are investigating two separate deadly crashes.

Fire crews are investigating a late night fire that ripped through a Cape Girardeau County home. Crystal Britt talked to the family and has the latest tonight at five.

Crews spent most of Wednesday evening battling a huge fire in the town of Paris. Fire crews were also on the scene of an apartment fire on South 17th Street in Paducah, Ky. Thursday.

At least one person was injured after a gunman opened fire at a California on Thursday.

According to the U.S. Attorney's office, a former southeast Missouri tax preparer has been indicted on tax fraud charges.

ID theft victims were told to wait 180 days, or nearly six months, for their returns to be processed last year.

Bob Reeves says along with rain, there is a chance of t-storms later this evening.

A new well rounded approach to learning in Malden, Mo!  Teachers have thrown out the chairs and brought in exercise balls instead. Holly Brantley even tried it out!  She talks to kids and teachers about how the balls are rolling in better grades and better behavior new tonight at six.

KFVS12 and the local American Red Cross are teaming up for the annual Heartland Blood Drive, a region-wide effort to supply the area with much needed blood supplies. Click here to find locations to donate!

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn's administration is reintroducing an early inmate release plan to ease prison crowding.

Two Carbondale men were arrested Monday after police received a report of a home burglary in progress.

Vice President Joe Biden said he would deliver new policy proposals to curb gun violence to the president.

The saying goes, when you fall off your horse, you have to get back on. However, one girl took that phrase to a whole new level, after surviving a life threatening accident in Murphysboro, Illinois. Allison Twaits has the details tonight at five.

Todd Richards will have girls championship game highlights of the Scott-Mississppi tournament in Oran, Mo.

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