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A new report shows that expiration date confusion is causing up to 90% of Americans to waste food. A new report shows that expiration date confusion is causing up to 90% of Americans to waste food.
Additional casting calls are being held for extras in the movie "Gone Girl." Additional casting calls are being held for extras in the movie "Gone Girl."
Some people in Carutherville, Missouri are upset about their water bills. Some people in Carutherville, Missouri are upset about their water bills.

A new report shows that expiration date confusion is causing up to 90% of Americans to waste food. Christy Millweard reports what she found in a Jackson family's fridge today. 

Vendors who were at the 'Gathering of the Juggalos' are saying they haven't been paid hundreds of thousands of dollars by promoters.

And, the Illinois Gaming Board is considering arguments on whether to extend casino hours around-the-clock.

Bob Reeves says tonight will be mostly cloudy, with showers and t'storms moving in by daybreak. Tune in to his first forecast at 5:03.

Additional casting calls are being held for extras in the movie "Gone Girl." Todd Tumminia has more from the casting calls tonight at 5:00 and 6:00.

Here's the truth about a government "shutdown." The government doesn't shut down.

Some people in Carutherville, Missouri are upset about their water bills. Find out why tonight at 6:00, as Kadee Brosseau reports.

The Illinois State Board of Education is postponing a controversial vote on changing the makeup of special education classes.

Tonight on Heartland News, Todd Richards announces this week's Hi-Five athlete of the week from Chaffee. Todd says this guy did everything but drive the bus home after last week's game!

Would you let your kids or grand kids wear these shirts to school?

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