Cape Girardeau murder suspect in court - Obama in IL, MO - New - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Cape Girardeau murder suspect in court - Obama in IL, MO - New tick disease in MO

This murder suspect was in court today in Cape Girardeau (Source: Southeast Missourian) This murder suspect was in court today in Cape Girardeau (Source: Southeast Missourian)
The president talked about the economy today in Mo. and Ill. The president talked about the economy today in Mo. and Ill.
There is a new tick virus in Mo. There is a new tick virus in Mo.

Good afternoon! Here is what's coming up on Heartland News at 5 & 6:

The Cape Girardeau man accused of murdering his wife and son appeared before a judge today. Join us for Heartland News at 5 p.m. to see if the case could head to trial. 

Bob Reeves says we will have "really decent weather for late-July" the next few days!

Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, have named their newborn son.

Mail delivery has returned to a small southern Illinois town. Find out the details tonight at 5:02.

With the Postal Service facing billions of dollars in annual losses, door to door delivery service could be virtually phased-out by 2022 under a new proposal by lawmakers.

Tyler Profilet reports conservation officials are wanting to re-introduce gar fish in Missouri.

Federal health investigators have confirmed that ticks carry a new virus that sickened two Missouri men.

President Obama visited Missouri and Illinois and said "Washington of taking its eye off the economic 'ball'.

Threats of more state cuts to education have local Mo. school district officials worried. Kadee Brosseau is live at 5:00 with what this would mean for your child's school. 

One southern Illinois community is hosting a levee fundraiser this weekend.

Power was restored to all central campus buildings today at Southeast Mo. State, except one building. Find out the reason for the outage tonight at 6:08.

Watch us online at www.kfvs12.com or on our mobile app.

Have a great evening - 

James Long
Kfvs12.com Digital Content Producer
Facebook l Twitter l Google+ l Pinterest
Have a news tip? Give our newsroom a call at (800) 455-KFVS

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Cape PD creates security camera database program

    Cape PD creates security camera database program

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 1:15 PM EDT2017-08-16 17:15:44 GMT

    Catching a crime on camera could be the best line of defense for law enforcement. On August 16, The Cape Girardeau Police Department announced on their website that they are putting together a database of security cameras throughout the city. 

    Catching a crime on camera could be the best line of defense for law enforcement. On August 16, The Cape Girardeau Police Department announced on their website that they are putting together a database of security cameras throughout the city. 

  • Carbondale PD alerts about panhandler scam

    Carbondale PD alerts about panhandler scam

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 1:09 PM EDT2017-08-16 17:09:40 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    Carbondale Police Department has received information about a female panhandler scamming people out of money.

    Carbondale Police Department has received information about a female panhandler scamming people out of money.

  • 2 KY men arrested after counterfeit money bust

    2 KY men arrested after counterfeit money bust

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 1:07 PM EDT2017-08-16 17:07:37 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    On Tuesday, August 15, Graves County deputies were alerted to the Dollar Store on State Route 131.

    On Tuesday, August 15, Graves County deputies were alerted to the Dollar Store on State Route 131.

Powered by Frankly