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Plan for Thursday: SIUC to host mock disaster test

A medical helicopter used the parking lot of the Amick Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran, MO to fly the victim to the hospital. (Source: KFVS Matt Fleugge) A medical helicopter used the parking lot of the Amick Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran, MO to fly the victim to the hospital. (Source: KFVS Matt Fleugge)
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Here's what you need to know to plan for Thursday:

Mostly sunny day, possibility of showers

Your First Alert Forecast shows partly cloudy day with a chance for rain. The possibility of storms increases going into the weekend. 

Police investigating a stabbing in Oran

One person had to be flown to a hospital early Thursday morning after reportedly being stabbed in Oran.

SIUC hosting mock disaster drill

First aid students at SIUC will be tested on Thursday to see if they can pass a mock disaster drill.

Father drowns while saving stepdaughter in creek

A Carter County, KY man lost his life after saving his stepdaughter from drowning.

Arraignment in Chicago-area air traffic fire

A suburban Chicago contractor accused of setting fire to an air traffic control facility is scheduled for arraignment in federal court.

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