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Cold weather = no school for some - Too cold for escaped inmate - 18 year old killed in crash

Extreme cold temperatures mean no school for some, find out why at 5:00. Extreme cold temperatures mean no school for some, find out why at 5:00.
An escaped inmate could not stay out any longer! An escaped inmate could not stay out any longer!
An 18-year-old southern Illinois man has died after a crash. An 18-year-old southern Illinois man has died after a crash.

Cold weather means no school for some kids in the Heartland. Hear a SE Mo. school superintendent give his district's reasons why the doors are closed, tonight at five.

Rachel Gartner reports a southern Illinois elementary school is left with a mess after some water pipes burst. Find out how it's being cleaned up, and if it will interfere with classes tonight at 5:02.

Bob Reeves says tonight will be partly cloudy and-thankfully- not quite as cold!

Have you ever wondered what's in the chemical the road crews spread on covered roads? Allison Twaits explains what that chemical is, what it can do to your car-and how to properly clean it off.

How cold is it? Apparently, too cold even for polar bears and escaped inmates.

Temperatures are way down in the Heartland, so many people are cranking their heat up. But some people in Poplar Bluff say their electric bills are to the extreme. Kadee Brosseau has the details tonight at six.

An 18-year-old Illinois man was killed in a crash in White County early Tuesday morning and another young man faces a DUI charge.

White House-backed legislation to renew jobless benefits has cleared an initial Senate hurdle.

A Missouri state legislator wants to raise the rural highway speed limit in the state. Sound off on our Facebook page.

Hear from New Madrid native  and Missouri defensive end Kony Ealy tonight about his declaring for the NFL draft.

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