Mo. DHSS to sponsor COVID-19 testing event in Marston

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services is sponsoring a COVID-19 testing event in Marston.

  Emergency program to give people $50 off internet bill

The government is increasing spending on broadband as the pandemic made stark that millions of Americans did not have access to, and could not afford, broadband at a time when jobs, school and health care was moving online.
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US schools fight to keep students amid fear of dropout surge

U.S. educators are doing everything they can to track down high school students who stopped showing up to classes and to help them get the credits needed to graduate, amid an anticipated surge in the country’s dropout rate during the coronavirus pandemic.


  Casino revenue increases amid pandemic

Busch Stadium to increase capacity

  Hope for Harlin: Cape Girardeau Co. toddler battles rare condition

3 new COVID-19 cases reported in Graves Co.

‘Handful’ of Derby-goers caught COVID, Louisville health director confirms

The Derby was attended by 50,800 people.
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Teacher has 5th grade students in ND reenact George Floyd arrest

The teacher has been placed on administrative leave and will remain on leave until the district finishes its investigation.

  SIU receives startup grant to study algae blooms

  Central Jr. High School robotics team heads to world competition

  SEMO Food Bank helping fight food insecurity

  Cape Girardeau restaurant temporarily closes on Wednesday due to lack of staff

MDC: Squirrel and black bass seasons open May 22

S7HD reports 14 new confirmed COVID cases

758 more COVID-19 cases reported in Ky.

  Missouri lawmakers pass statewide prescription drug database

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  Younger adolescents get ready to receive COVID-19 vaccine

A handful of cities started offering shots to children ages 12 to 15 on Tuesday after the Food and Drug Administration gave the vaccine emergency use authorization for that age group.


Busch Stadium to increase capacity

  Cape Girardeau man returns to favorite hobbies following serious motorcycle crash

These days, Dave Cantrell’s inspiration to others has taken on a whole new meaning.


  Some southern Ill. restaurants closing during week due to lack of employees

Egyptian Health Department announces two new COVID-19 cases

  S7HD announces 2 vaccination clinics for teens

Tennessee governor announces federal pandemic unemployment programs to end in July

Crews respond to deadly crash on I-55 at Kelso exit

Crews responded to a deadly crash on Interstate 55 at the Kelso exit.

  Gov. Parson: Mo. to end all federal pandemic-related unemployment benefits

Water over roads reported in the Heartland

Dozens attend Cape Girardeau Co. vaccination clinic at casino

1,562 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Ill.

  Chris Janson to perform live at Perry County, Mo. Bicentennial Concert