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MO elections, Gas leak, Missing teens found OK, IL hit-and-run

(Source: John Broeckling) (Source: John Broeckling)
A gas leak in Du Quoin that evacuated a school nearby has been fixed (Source: Allison Twaits) A gas leak in Du Quoin that evacuated a school nearby has been fixed (Source: Allison Twaits)
2 teens that were missing have been found OK (Source: NM/Scott County SO) 2 teens that were missing have been found OK (Source: NM/Scott County SO)

Today is municipal election day in Missouri. Christy Millweard and Todd Tumminia will have the latest on your local Mo. races tonight on Heartland News.

We will have results on Heartland News at 9 and 10 and on our Heartland Votes web page on kfvs12.com and also on  mobile.

Du Quoin High School was evacuated Tuesday morning due to a gas leak that happened at the intersection of South Washington and Olive Street. EMA says the evacuation has now been lifted.

The Arena Building in Cape Girardeau was evacuated Tuesday morning due to a gas leak. The building is being used on Tuesday as a polling center for elections in Cape Girardeau County.

Two teens that had been missing since Saturday have been located in Holmes County, Miss.

One person was injured and one person is facing several charges after a hit and run on Monday evening in Energy, Ill.

Police in St. Louis County are looking for a man who apparently put a foreign substance into a pot of soup at the salad bar of a grocery store.

According to the Associated Press, parole officials did not realize that a white supremacist gang member had slipped his ankle bracelet and fled custody until five days after the system first flagged him as being delinquent, according to records released Tuesday.

Schools across the nation should train selected staff members to carry weapons, according to a new study from the NRA.

Holly Brantley is in Perryville where teachers, parents and kids will learn of the dangers behind social networking. She'll have the details tonight at 9 and 10.

North Korea said Tuesday it will restart its long-shuttered plutonium reactor and increase production of nuclear weapons material.

Bob Reeves says rain will be moving out the Heartland and sunny skies are in store.

Josh Frydman has an update on SEMO spring football practice and Cardinals-D'Backs highlights.

Have a great evening - 

James Long
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