Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Dept. reports 6 new COVID-19 cases

The Franklin-Williamson Bi-County Health Department reported six new COVID-19 cases on Monday, April 19.

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  • National

Suspect apprehended in fatal shooting at Wisconsin tavern

Three people were killed and two were seriously wounded in a shooting at a busy tavern in southeastern Wisconsin early Sunday, sheriff’s officials said.

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  First Alert: Sunny, warmer afternoon; rain, snow Tuesday

What you need to know April 19

  SIU football heads to FCS playoffs

  Two Sikeston shootings reported 10 minutes apart; both victims shot in leg

  MVTH collects shoes as part of fundraiser

Collected shoes will be turned in through Funds2Orgs which they buy to help out the MVTH organization.
  • National

  NASA’s Mars helicopter takes flight, 1st for another planet

Flight controllers in California confirmed Ingenuity’s brief hop after receiving data via the Perseverance rover, which stood watch more than 200 feet away.

  Heartland mother searches for mystery good Samaritan

  Section of Broadway Street back open in Cape Girardeau

  Air Force JROTC raises money for veterans with Bataan Memorial Hike

Egyptian Health Dept. reports 6 more COVID-19 cases

Bi-County Health Dept. reports 4 new COVID-19 cases

  KSP arrest Mo. woman after multi-county pursuit

  Portageville Police Chief retires, son takes over

  Heartland high school students train with firefighters

  • Safe

Police: Man dragged, assaulted officer after mask demand

The suspect faces multiple assault charges for allegedly hitting the officer with a rescue hammer and a store employee with a piece of lumber.

SPORTS

  SIU football heads to FCS playoffs

Tennessee State introduces Eddie George as head football coach

This will be George’s first coaching job, but he has plenty of experience as a player.

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  Thousands enjoy festivity in Vienna

  Crews respond to car in lake in Cape Girardeau; 1 person dead, officials investigating

Bi-County Health Dept. reports 22 more COVID-19 cases

Egyptian Health Dept. reports 11 more COVID cases

  One month countdown until Tax Day

Time is running out to file your taxes, unless you plan to file yourself, getting into an agency may be difficult.

Two arrested after shots fired in Cape Girardeau

  Heartland high schools prepare for more normal graduation ceremonies

Man injured in Graves Co. crash involving truck, law mower

  Man charged after Ste. Genevieve police officer seriously injured by Molotov cocktail

Retired Geauga County, Ohio, Sheriff, K9 partner die on same day

HEALTH

Egyptian Health Dept. reports 6 more COVID-19 cases

Bi-County Health Dept. reports 4 new COVID-19 cases

Bi-County Health Dept. reports 22 more COVID-19 cases

Egyptian Health Dept. reports 11 more COVID cases

S7HD reports 1 new COVID-19 case

HEARTLAND VOTES

  White House on Cuba policy

Missouri lawmakers move to make daylight saving permanent

Missouri House votes against proof-of-vaccine mandates

Missouri House advances bill for guns on buses, in churches