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Body of woman identified - Dangerous Dexter intersection - I-57 back open after crash

The body of a woman found in southern Illinois has been identified (Source: Mike Mohundro). The body of a woman found in southern Illinois has been identified (Source: Mike Mohundro).
Dexter's police chief calls this intersection 'dangerous.' (Source: Kadee Brosseau). Dexter's police chief calls this intersection 'dangerous.' (Source: Kadee Brosseau).
I-57 in Williamson County is back open after a crash last night (Source: Arnold Wyrick). I-57 in Williamson County is back open after a crash last night (Source: Arnold Wyrick).

A body found near Makanda has been identified as that of a southeast Missouri woman, according to the Jackson County Sheriff's Office. Christy Millweard has the latest on the investigation tonight at 5:00.

Residents are concerned, and Dexter's police chief calls a Highway 25 intersection dangerous. Kadee Brosseau has what the city plans to do about it, tonight at 6:00.

One person was taken to a hospital after a house fire in Alto Pass late this morning.

Missouri lawmakers want to cheapen the price of the pill form of chemotherapy.

Mollie Lair has the inspiring story behind an incredible hoops shoot by a young Fredericktown man.

Marion officials are still looking for water leaks after they say thousands of gallons of water have been lost. Allison Twaits has the details tonight at 5:06.

A federal appeals court has struck down FCC net neutrality rules. What does 'net neutrality' even mean, and how will the ruling affect your online habits? Find out at 5:09.

Troopers released the cause of an interstate semi crash in Williamson County that spilled hazardous chemicals and shut down traffic lanes.

A 9-year-old is battling prostate cancer. We will have his story tonight at 5:12.

Josh Frydman will preview tonight's 'bragging rights' game between Charleston and Sikeston at the Show Me Center. Bernie and Oran also tip off.

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