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President sworn in, Hiking tragedy, Candy Cane Lane rebuild, Officers deliver baby

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A Heartland man died tragically in a hiking accident in Hawaii, where he was stationed (Source: Jacob Lee). A Heartland man died tragically in a hiking accident in Hawaii, where he was stationed (Source: Jacob Lee).
The scene of the Candy Cane Lane fire in December. The scene of the Candy Cane Lane fire in December.
Miner officers helped bring this little newborn into the world yesterday! (Source: Family submitted). Miner officers helped bring this little newborn into the world yesterday! (Source: Family submitted).

President Barack Obama is now officially serving his second term in office. And, Vice President Joe Biden has been sworn in to a second term.

A Heartland man died tragically in a hiking accident in Hawaii, where he was stationed. Todd Tumminia spoke with his best friend and will have his story on Heartland News at 9 and 10 tonight.

Four Southern Illinois University students were rescued after getting lost Saturday in the Shawnee National Forest.

Sheriff Rick Walter says an elderly man that went missing Sunday morning has been found in Wayne County, Missouri.

A stranded duck hunter was rescued on Crab Orchard Lake Saturday morning.

A third victim has died from injuries suffered in a fire in Union City, Tennessee early Friday morning.

A fire that destroyed part of Candy Cane Lane during the holidays sparked a movement in the West Frankfort community. This afternoon the southern Illinois community came together to help rebuild. Arnold Wyrick has the details.

Two Miner police officers assisted in delivering a baby on Saturday. Photojournalist Mike Mohundro talked to the new mom and dad today about this remarkable delivery!

Park Hills police are investigating what is believed to be a murder-suicide that happened Saturday night.

Troopers say a pedestrian was injured after being hit by a pickup truck overnight in Farmington, Missouri.

The American political standard of "one person, one vote" won't apply when nominees are selected to replace southeast Missouri congresswoman Jo Ann Emerson.

Illinois' multibillion-dollar pension crisis has prompted a rising number of lawmakers to say they won't accept their legislative pension.

Bundle up, because Laura Wibbenmeyer says tomorrow will be COLD!

Josh Frydman will have NFL playoff highlights and more on the death of Cardinals icon Stan 'The Man' Musial.

Check out this video that's gone viral of two dogs Skyping each other!

Join Crystal Britt for Heartland News at 9 and 10!

Have a great night -

James Long
KFVS-12 Digital Content Producer
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