Mounds police officer shot - Ripley Co. missing man

Mounds police officer shot - Ripley Co. missing man

What's making headlines

Police are questioning two people of interest after an police officer was shot in Mounds, IL.

Authorities in Ripley County are looking for a man who got lost early Tuesday morning while squirrel hunting with a friend.

Southern Illinois University's Campus Lake has been closed for several weeks because thick algae has formed on its surface.

The Illinois House is scheduled to take another run at a one-month state spending plan when lawmakers return to Springfield.

What we're working on

Allison Twaits is in Bollinger County speaking with a homeowner who had to kill a wild bobcat that attacked his pets, tonight on Heartland News at 6.

What's trending outside the Heartland

A computer glitch grounded Delta passenger flights all over the country.

Another computer glitch that caused the New York Stock exchange to come to a stop Wednesday morning was likely not malicious in nature.

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