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‘So blessed’: Woman donates kidney to best friend after helping her heal from son’s death

After years of not taking care of herself, following her son's death to a drunken driver, a St. Louis woman went into stage 5 kidney failure, and her best friend decided to donate.

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Graves Co. Health Dept. reports 19 new COVID-19 cases

S7HD reports 1 new COVID-19 related death, 42 new cases

Egyptian Health Department reports 1 new COVID-19 related death, 20 new cases

Gov. Parson delivered State of the State Address

Jackson Co. reports 14 new COVID-19 cases

The Jackson County Health Department reported 14 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, January 27.
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Bernie Sanders’ mittens, memes help raise $1.8M for charity

The sum comes from the sale of merchandise with the Jan. 20 Agence France-Presse image of him sitting with his arms and legs crossed, clad in his brown parka and recycled wool mittens.

  Perry County Mo. District 32 bus involved in accident

2,424 new COVID-19 cases in Ky.

Perry Co. Health Dept. reports 6 more COVID-19 cases

The Villas of Holly Brook in Herrin to receive COVID-19 vaccine

2 bills approved by House support to foster and adoptive parents

Ill. reports 3,751 new COVID-19 cases, 81 additional deaths

Poplar Bluff Library closing early for inclement weather

FBI trying to identify woman in connection to a child sexual exploitation investigation

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  Biden: ‘We can’t wait any longer’ to address climate crisis

The orders aim to conserve 30 percent of the country’s lands and ocean waters in the next 10 years, move to an all-electric federal vehicle fleet and elevate climate change to a national security priority.

SPORTS

  IHSA releases sports schedule

The Kansas City Chiefs are advancing to the Super Bowl

SEMO vs. EKU men’s OVC game postponed

  Heartland Hoops Week 3

Check the scores here.

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8 staff members attacked by offenders at Southeast Correctional Center in Charleston, Mo.

Bi-County Health Department reports 31 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death

  Southeast Mo. Food Bank distributes 16.35M pounds of food during pandemic response

  Search continues for double-murder suspect in western Tenn.

  Water reported over roadways in western Ky.

Several roads are closed in western Kentucky due to high water from heavy rain.

In-person Boy Scout meetings resume

Assault investigation leads to 3 felony arrests

Hamilton Co. Health Dept. reports 2 more COVID-19 cases

Traffic stop leads to 2 arrests in Calloway Co.

14-year-old boy killed in overnight tornado in Fultondale

COMMUNITY

  Williamson County Highway Department preps for winter storms

Heartland road projects 1/27

Current boil water orders in the Heartland

  Small southern Ill. town set to lose only bank

HEARTLAND VOTES

Gov. Parson delivered State of the State Address

Will there be relief for private student loan borrowers?

  Vermont Sen. Patrick Leahy returns home after hospital visit

  First Biden-Putin call shows both cautious on big concerns