Local governments and nonprofit agencies in 46 Missouri counties affected by historic flooding now have 13 more days to prepare their requests for federal assistance with repairs to public infrastructure and emergency response costs.
Lawmakers in Illinois are coming to a weekend break from their current special session, with no compromise in sight - and that could halt road projects in progress. "A lot of speculation about what's going to happen and when it's going to happen, but I myself don't know any of that information…." said Keith Roberts, the Project Engineer for Illinois Department of Transportation in Carbondale. "We're kind of in waiting mode to see what we hear. We'll ...
Area school teachers practiced a tethered balloon launch June 21 on Southeast Missouri State University's campus to prepare for the launch of two high-altitude balloons with scientific payloads on the day of the eclipse, Aug. 21.
The McCracken County Sheriff's Department have received numerous telephone reports from area residents stating that they had received calls from an individual claiming to be a "Sgt. Davis" with the McCracken County Sheriff's Department.
At least one person has died in a car crash that has led officials to close Highway W in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the victim was Madison Vogt, 22, of St. Charles, Mo.
As Missourians repair or rebuild their homes damaged by the flooding and severe storms that occurred April 28 - May 11, 2017, FEMA and a home improvement store in Carter County, Missouri have teamed up to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes stronger and safer.