New jobs in Poplar Bluff - Robbery caught on camera - Grinch arr - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

New jobs in Poplar Bluff - Robbery caught on camera - Grinch arrested

With thousands around the country already infected with the flu, Tamiflu's availability has been scarce. With thousands around the country already infected with the flu, Tamiflu's availability has been scarce.
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There will be 91 new manufacturing jobs available in Poplar Bluff thanks to an expansion at Mid Continent Nail.

Flu cases are up this year and now there are concerns about the popular drug used to treat the virus. Some parts of the country are seeing a shortage of the treatment drug Tamiflu. Nick Chabarria has more on supplies in the Heartland on Heartland News at Five. 

Law enforcement says they've made a major dent in the local drug trade in Williamson County. Allison Twaits has more about 19 indictments for individuals accused in a drug bust on Heartland News at Six.

Police say a woman walked into Quick Chek in Sikeston with a butcher knife, threatened workers and made off with some cash, but she didn't get very far. It was all caught on video. Holly Brantley has more on Heartland News at Six.

Murphysboro police are investigating after a man was shot in the hand overnight.

Two men face drug related charges after a traffic stop in southern Illinois.

A Kennett police officer shot and killed a dog after police say a pack of dogs charged at him.

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio says all planned protests should be halted until the two officers who were killed have had their funeral services.

Grammy Award-winning singer Joe Cocker died today after a battle with lung cancer, according to a representative.

Children can sleep easier this holiday season, thanks to a tip a Louisiana sheriff's office received about a foul thief with a heart two sizes too small.

The St. Louis Blues had some "Home Alone" fun for the holiday. This spoof of the "Home Alone" movie shows two LA Kings bandits thwarted by Blues mascot Louie.

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Christy Russell
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