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Storms tear through the Heartland - Whiteash, IL residents to vote on dissolving town

We have reports of some storm damage in the Heartland after sever weather made its way through this afternoon and early evening. This was a barn blown over in Hayti, Mo. (Source: cNews) We have reports of some storm damage in the Heartland after sever weather made its way through this afternoon and early evening. This was a barn blown over in Hayti, Mo. (Source: cNews)
Residents in Whiteash, Ill. will vote in November whether to dissolve their tiny town or not. Residents in Whiteash, Ill. will vote in November whether to dissolve their tiny town or not.
The Cardinals announced that catcher Yadier Molina will remain on the active list despite a strained oblique muscle. The Cardinals announced that catcher Yadier Molina will remain on the active list despite a strained oblique muscle.

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We had reports of multiple power outages and storm damage throughout the Heartland this afternoon and early evening as severe storms made their way through. You can click here for more on the story.

The National Weather Service confirmed there was an EF2 tornado that touched down in the Ashdown, Ark. area on Monday morning. It killed one and injured three others.

Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the host Kansas City Royals and the Baltimore Orioles has been postponed due to inclement weather and the forecast for rainfall throughout the remainder of the day.

In Cardinals news, the plan for now is to keep catcher Yadier Molina on their active roster despite a strained left oblique muscle. Manager Mike Matheny was encouraged Molina was able to throw on Monday.

Over a century old, the village Whiteash, Illinois could soon cease to exist. It's a decision the nearly 300 residents will make in November. Allison Twaits had the story and you click here for more.

Hospital officials in Kansas City say a patient at risk for Ebola is in strict isolation. The University of Kansas Hospital reports an individual called and then came into the hospital early on Monday morning with a high fever and other serious symptoms.

In national news, about 70 staff members at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital were involved in the care of Thomas Eric Duncan after he was hospitalized, including a nurse now being treated for the same Ebola virus that killed the Liberian man who was visiting Dallas.

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