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Ill. scam warning, Union County boy safe, Youngblood sentencing

The Ill. Attorney General is warning of Boston Marathon bombing charity scams. The Ill. Attorney General is warning of Boston Marathon bombing charity scams.
Evan Inman was found safe on Sunday. Evan Inman was found safe on Sunday.
Melissa Youngblood is set to be sentenced for double murder in Shannon County Monday. Melissa Youngblood is set to be sentenced for double murder in Shannon County Monday.

Welcome to Monday!

I hope you had a nice, restful weekend. It's back to work today and we're working on bringing you the latest in local and national headlines.

Here's some things we're working on this morning:

Brian Alworth will have your full details on the forecast throughout the Breakfast Show or you can click here.

Starting at 4:30, we'll bring you the latest developments on the Boston Marathon bombing suspect.

Then at 4:43, we'll have a recap of the 25th annual Multiple Sclerosis walk in Cape Girardeau.

Starting at 5, get the full details on the safe return of a missing Union County boy.

Five people were killed in an avalanche over the weekend. Click here or get more information at 5:20.

A part of the Mississippi River just north of the Heartland is still closed Monday morning after more than 100 barges broke loose on Sunday.

A large brush fire still isn't contained in California. Get full details at 6:14.

We'll bring you 12 minutes of commercial-free news starting at 6:45. Monday's topics include the sentencing set for Monday of Melissa Youngblood, the latest on the Texas plant explosion and the Route 146 road closure.

Head to kfvs12.com for details on the scam warning from the Illinois Attorney General. Also, new restrooms are being built in Pike County due to a high level of tourism and the Delta Regional Authority will be giving more money out in the form of grants.

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

Have a wonderful morning!

Jen Baird
Digital Content Producer
KFVS12-Heartland News
jenniferbaird@kfvs12.com

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