Third flu death reported in Arkansas

The Arkansas Department of Health is reporting that another Arkansan has died from the flu this season.

Southeast Missouri State University unveils new visualization lab

Remains found in Ala. during search for missing Fla. 5-year-old

Road conditions stop crews from removing vehicles from crash scenes

19-year-old driver loses control on icy road, overturns in ditch

Business closings, event cancellations due to wintry weather

International Education Week coming to Southeast Missouri State University

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Heartland road projects 11/12

IL man accused of pushing mother into fire charged with attempted murder

Current boil water orders in the Heartland

Man stopped for speeding found with marijuana, arrested

Crash stalls road treatment on I-24 in Ky., crash site cleared

Cape Girardeau Public Schools announce closure with 'Old Town Road’ parody

Cape Girardeau Public Schools announce closure with 'Old Town Road’ parody

This was no ordinary announcement.

Iron County officials report icy conditions, traffic at stand still on Hwy 21

Drivers are asked to avoid the area if possible.

Snow and Ice Team keeps an eye on winter weather in Ky.

Driving conditions could be impacted by precipitation on Monday afternoon.

Black ice causes semi to jack knife, I-55 northbound lanes back open in Perry Co.

No injuries or property damage were reported.

Black ice causes semi to jack knife, I-55 northbound lanes back open in Perry Co.

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife debuts crime-fighting app

  Heartland WWII Veteran shares poem about service in Iwo Jima

  Scott City schools honor veterans with program

  Veterans honored in Bloomfield despite wintry weather

  Southbound lanes of I-57 blocked in Jefferson County, Ill.

  Paducah Police searching for man allegedly using counterfeit money

The Paducah Police Department is searching for a man allegedly using counterfeit bills.

Missouri fines Doe Run Co. $1.2 million for lead emissions

Missouri regulators have fined the Doe Run Co. $1.2 million for dozens of clean air violations over several years at a lead battery recycling center in southeast Missouri

Small earthquake registered near Lilbourn, Mo.

A 1.7 earthquake registered north of Lilbourn, Mo. on Sunday night.

Police discover gun in stolen vehicle

The driver of the vehicle was identified as 31-year-old Daniel S. Ferguson of Union City, Tenn.

Avenue of Flags display canceled due to weather

The flag ceremony was moved inside to the A.C. Brase Arena.

Arson investigation underway at Union City, Tenn. home

Crews battled a house fire on Lynn St. in Union City, Tenn. late Friday night.

BBB: Research veterans charities before giving

The BBB said it has received more than 900 reports of charity scams over the last three years.

  My brother Vinny

There’s a group of volunteers who make sure veterans have what they need all year long.

Car, semi involved in crash on I-57 in Franklin Co., Ill.

Drivers are asked to use alternative routes.

1 shot, 2 say they were confronted at gunpoint in Martin, Tenn.; investigation underway

During the altercation a shot was fired.

Police investigate shooting, 1 found injured in Martin, Tenn.

Police said the victim told them people kicked his front door in and shot him.

2.1 magnitude earthquake recorded in southeast Mo.

The quake was near Steele and Caruthersville, Mo.

Sikeston, Mo. woman run over, killed while leaving moving vehicle

Wilkinson was run over by the trailer being towed by the vehicle.

Money saving tips for cold weather

Many families are turning up their heaters as cooler weather approaches. This could also mean a change in the amount they pay for their energy bills. Here are some things to be aware of.

Wanted sex offender arrested after escaping police custody

A man wanted by the New Madrid Police Department is back in custody.

Fire destroys home in Jackson, Mo.

Crews with the Jackson Fire Department responded to a fire at a home on Sunday, Nov. 10.

Firefighters respond to garage fire in Elkville, Ill.

Crews of several different agencies responded to a garage fire in Elkville, Ill. on Saturday, Nov. 10.

Man accused of trying to set car on fire, blood trail leads deputies to suspect’s home

Authorities in Carlisle County, Kentucky arrested a man after following a blood trail from a damaged car to the suspect’s home.

Veterans Day events canceled or changed due to anticipated weather

The Avenue of Flags will not be on display this Veterans Day due to expected weather on Nov. 11.

Police: Homeless man stabbed to death inside Mississippi church

Both the victim and the suspect are believed to be homeless.

Missourians compete with out-of-state marijuana businesses

Some Missouri business owners looking to profit from the state's burgeoning marijuana industry worry they're at a disadvantage to established out-of-state organizations that have been aggressive in applying to process or sell medical marijuana in Missouri

9-year-old sells baked goods for St. Jude

The place was filled with vendors ranging from t-shirts, trinkets, baked goods and more for sale.

Jefferson Elementary holds craft and bake sale

The Family Community Teacher Organization (FCTO) put the event together to help pay for some of the events and activities they do with the students throughout the year.

  Veterans share stories at weapons presentation at museum event

The museum has a World War II display with pictures, clothing, stories and other memorabilia.

  1 arrested in Carbondale homicide investigation, 2 more suspects still wanted

One person has been arrested in connection to the death of a man in Carbondale, Illinois on Sunday, Nov. 3.

Missouri fire chief convicted of raping woman

A southwestern Missouri fire chief has been convicted of three counts of second-degree statutory sodomy and one count of second-degree rape

  Two arrested several charges during joint investigation in Sikeston, Mo.

Two Sikeston, Mo. men have been arrested after a joint investigation on Thursday, Nov. 7

Man dead in I-57 crash after a police chase in Franklin County, Ill.

A man is dead following a vehicle crash in Franklin County, Ill.

  Deadline for Cape Girardeau outdoor sculpture submissions extended

Accepted sculptures will be featured over the course of nine blocks along Broadway Street in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Heartland Blue Bloods: Drew, Andrew, Tyler and Hunter Juden

If you watch Blue Bloods, you know Reagan family dinners are staple of the show. But, veteran Police Chief Drew Juden admits, getting his family of first responders together can be a real challenge.

  Council member wants to fix dilapidated buildings in Cape Girardeau

A growing priority for the Cape Girardeau City Council is to find ways to clean up dilapidated buildings around town.

Frost Flowers Bloom in Missouri

A breed of winter “flower” is growing in Kansas City, Missouri.

  Winter weather is near, now is the time for drivers to prepare their cars

A Heartland car expert said a quick check can save a lot of money in the long run.

  Drone are everywhere: Hobbies, deliveries, work-related tools

From hobbies to deliveries to work-related tools, drones are everywhere. It's national drone awareness safety week and officials want you to know the importance of drones.

  Shawnee School Dist. holds ceremony for Veterans Memorial Wall

Veterans from southern Illinois come together for a Veterans Day celebration at Shawnee District.

Former STL police officer pleads guilty to assaulting under cover officer

A former St. Louis Metropolitan Police (SLMPD) officer, Randy Hays, pleaded guilty to one count of using unreasonable and excessive force against a fellow SLMPD police officer.

Suspect in Aniah Blanchard disappearance to be brought to Alabama

Ibraheem Yazeed is being transported back to Alabama after appearing in an Escambia County, Florida courtroom Friday afternoon.

  NTSB releases preliminary report into deadly Paducah plane crash

The National Transportation Safety Board released its preliminary report into a deadly Paducah plane crash.

2 injured in crash on Rte. AB just outside Cape Girardeau city limits

Two of the drivers were injured and taken to an area hospital.

  McCracken County announces new program to battle addiction

McCracken County announces a new program forming in McCracken County and surrounding areas, called “Badges of Hope.”

St. Francois Co., Mo. deputies investigating armed home invasion, shooting

Investigators on the scene do not believe this was a random home invasion-style robbery.

Trailer stolen from work site at restaurant, police investigating

Police provided photos of the trailer and suspect vehicle on social media.

Marion, Ill. man sentenced on meth, weapons charges

Damion M. Thomas was sentenced for armed violence, possession of methamphetamine and unlawful use of weapons by a felon.

Dealing with GOP legislature next challenge for Beshear

Preparing to assume the Kentucky governor's post, Democrat Andy Beshear faces the new challenge of dealing with a Republican-dominated legislature determined to set its own agenda

  Police: Child gave false information about attempted child abduction in Perryville, Mo.

The 11-year-old who admitted to giving false information to match information her sister provided to their father and officers.

  Man found dead in wooded area after crash identified

Marion Police and Illinois State Police are investigating after the body of a Johnston City man was found in a wooded area near Marion, Ill.

Wickliffe man arrested on drug charges

Police said 64-year-old Timothy P. Logsdon of Wickliffe was arrested.

Hemp Summit hosted by Ill. Department of Agriculture

Tickets for the Summit are $25 and include lunch.

  Would-be victim holds burglary suspect until Carbondale officers arrive

A resident said they heard the suspect inside their home on S. Maple St. and prevented him from leaving until officers could arrive.

  Woman arrested on assault charges after juvenile found injured

The juvenile told police he was stabbed with a knife.

  Murphysboro student accused having airsoft pistol on school bus

The airsoft gun was in the student’s backpack, according to police.

From Netflix to Disney+: Which streaming service is right for you?

The monumental rise of streaming services like Netflix and Hulu over the past few years has drawn many companies, big and small, to create their own competing service. Subscribing to all of these new services can cause a huge impact on your wallet, so you may be wondering which one is right for you.

2 killed, 1 injured in 2-vehicle crash

A Cadiz, Ky. woman and her passenger were killed in a two-vehicle crash in Trigg County.

Man with warrants for drug, assault warrants arrested

Police said the arrests happened at the probation and parole office around 10:15 a.m.

Man with warrant for rape, sodomy arrested after traffic stop

They were told he was in the area of Broadway Place.

Mo. Governor highlights resources for veterans

“We’re proud of the great work of our agencies to support those who have served our country,"

Rolling road closures for I-57, I-24 begin Friday morning

ISP troopers will begin rolling road closures on Interstates 57 and 24 at 9:45 a.m.

Veterans have new resource from SIU law, medical schools for disability claims

They will look for evidence to support service-related disability appeals.