Overnight shooting in Alabama: 7 killed in Valhermoso Springs

First responders tell us they found multiple people dead with gunshot wounds after a house fire.

  Protests shift to memorializing Floyd amid push for change

At demonstration sites around the country, protesters said the quieter mood is the result of several factors.
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Autopsy report shows Floyd tested positive for coronavirus

The 20-page report released by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office came with the family’s permission and after the coroner’s office released summary findings Monday that Floyd’s heart stopped while he was being restrained by officers, and classified his May 25 death as a homicide.


What you need to know June 5

  Mass drive-thru COVID-19 testing event to be held in Cape Girardeau

  TDH identifies more than 25,000 COVID-19 cases, 400 deaths in Tennessee

  Carbondale, Mt. Vernon JCPenney stores to close

  Metropolis in a finanical burden due to COVID-19

The City of Metropolis is hurting financially due to Harrah’s Casino being closed for several months because of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Players send video message to NFL about racial inequality

The 70-second video was released on social media platforms Thursday night and includes Odell Beckham Jr., Deshaun Watson, Ezekiel Elliott, Jamal Adams, Stephon Gilmore and DeAndre Hopkins, among others.

Drew Peterson appeal heard in fifth district appellate court

Daily Report: Arkansas Dept. of Health monitoring COVID-19

NRE expands operations in Paducah

Ironton man arrested for promoting child pornography

COVID-19 testing event to be held in Carter County

Paducah holds social distance friendly Fourth of July fireworks; parks, farmers markets to reopen

Gov. Parson signs legislation on absentee ballots

Cape Girardeau County Health Department reports four new cases of COVID-19

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  ‘Get your knee off our necks!’: Floyd mourned in Minneapolis

From coast to coast, and from Paris and London to Sydney and Rio de Janeiro, his death has set off turbulent and sometimes violent demonstrations against police brutality, racism and inequality.


  Crab Orchard Golf Club in southern Ill. up for sale

Baseball returns to the Heartland

  Cape Catfish 2020 season canceled

Aquatics team using Cape Splash to train

Fighting Squirrels hold first practice this season

The team spread out while still being able to get in batting practice and normal drills.


SIU System President receives award recognizing commitment to diversity

Bear spotted in Carter County, Mo.

  New Madrid Historical Museum opens, ready for visitors

  Deadly house fire in Carterville, Ill. under investigation

  Transportation Trust Fund 6 was approved

Transportation Tax Fund approved
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UK hosts vaccine summit amid calls for free virus vaccine

The United Nations and the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement have urged that "a people's vaccine" be developed for COVID-19 that would be freely available to everyone, calling it a "moral imperative."

  Black Lives Matter peaceful protest held in Anna, Ill.

Perry County reports 1 new case of COVID-19

  Prayer event held in Charleston, Mo.

Drew Brees takes to social media to apologize for comments on protests