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Concealed carry high in southern IL - Kennett apt. fire - KY DUI crash

Southern IL conceal carry numbers are the highest in the state according to a newspaper article (Source: MGN). Southern IL conceal carry numbers are the highest in the state according to a newspaper article (Source: MGN).
Crews were called to this fire overnight in Kennett (Source: cNews). Crews were called to this fire overnight in Kennett (Source: cNews).
A Wickliffe woman was cited after a DUI crash overnight. A Wickliffe woman was cited after a DUI crash overnight.

Coming up tonight on Heartland News … A newspaper shows two far-southern Illinois counties have the highest per-capita number of concealed carry applications.

Sheriff Tim Brown says deputies from the Alexander County Sheriff’s Department were called to an Emergency Room in Cape Girardeau because a man and a woman came in and were badly burned. Now his department is investigating. Kadee Brosseau has more on this story tonight at 10:01.

Kennett Fire crews were on the scene of an apartment fire early Sunday morning. A person of interest was taken into custody.

A Wickliffe, KY woman was cited for DUI after a crash overnight in McCracken County.

And, Kentucky State Police say one person has been injured when a car struck a horse drawn buggy in western Kentucky.

Lawmakers want to revive a Missouri program that funded property tax rebates for seniors and disabled homeowners who have been hit by fast rising property taxes.

Meantime, Illinois Gov. Quinn's budget holds a few surprises.

Brian McCormick says expect tonight to be mostly clear, quiet and chilly with a chance of rain tomorrow. Tune in to his first forecast tonight at 10:03.

Josh Frydman has NCAA college hoops and SEMO baseball highlights.

You may remember we showed you last night on Heartland News at 9 the video of the little girl who didn't want to turn four-years-old. Tonight, tune in around 9:50 to see a little boy throw a massive fit when he finds out he is getting a new little sister!

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