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Soldier charged in Fort Knox shooting, another Heartland earthquake, Chicago drinking crackdown

A soldier has been charged with murder in the Fort Knox shooting. A soldier has been charged with murder in the Fort Knox shooting.
Another earthquake shook the Heartland Thursday night. Another earthquake shook the Heartland Thursday night.
Chicago officials are wanting to crackdown on public drinking. Chicago officials are wanting to crackdown on public drinking.

Good morning and welcome to Friday!

It sounds like the weather this weekend is going to be pretty nice which makes me a very happy person.

Brian Alworth will have the full details of your forecast during the Breakfast Show or you can head to kfvs12.com/weather.

A soldier has been charged with murder for a shooting at Fort Knox. Click here or tune in at 4:30 for details.

Also making headlines Friday morning is the shooting at police headquarters in Jackson, Miss. that left an officer and a suspect dead.

There was another earthquake Thursday night near Caruthersville. Learn more at 5:05.

Are you a coupon clipper? Tune in at 5:25 for details on the expanding world of digital coupons and how this can work to your advantage when looking for bargains.

At 5:35, I'll be bringing you the latest in online trends so check in to learn more.

Starting at 6, we'll have the latest on tension out of North Korea and Maryland gun laws.

Tune in at 6:30 to catch the story of a bill in Tennessee that would link welfare to a student's performance.

Get 12 minutes of commercial-free news starting at 6:45. Friday's topics include an arson investigation in Carbondale, U.S. unemployment rates and we'll bring you the full forecast for Friday and the weekend to help you make plans.

Head to kfvs12.com for details on a grant available to older Kentucky students. Also, Chicago officials want to crackdown on public drinking and a Salvation Army was broken into in Belleville.

Click here to join our live stream of the Breakfast Show this morning from 4:30 to 7 a.m.

Have a great morning!

Jen Baird
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KFVS12-Heartland News
jenniferbaird@kfvs12.com

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