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Norad intercepts Russian aircraft entering the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone
The North American Aerospace Defense Command F-22s, supported by KC-135 Stratotankers and E-3 Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft, intercepted four Russian Tu-142s entering the Alaskan Air Defense Identification Zone on Saturday, March 14.
Missouri is testing its first possible positive case of the novel coronavirus
Multiple injured in crash on I-57
2 boys killed, father and 2-year-old recover after water sweeps vehicle off bridge in Bollinger Co.
Two children died and a third child and an adult man were injured.
Published December 2, 2019 at 7:55 PM
Driver found dead during water rescue in northern Bollinger Co., Mo.
A man drowned after his truck was swept away by water in Bollinger County on Saturday night, November 30.
Published December 2, 2019 at 4:50 AM
ATF to investigate after 4 injured in Dippin Dots factory explosion
On Nov. 22, late in the evening, there was an explosion at the Dippin’s Dots factory in McCracken County Ky, across from the emergency operation center.
Published November 24, 2019 at 2:52 PM
Illinois Senate President John Cullerton announces January 2020 retirement
Illinois Senate president John Cullerton announced his retirement from office in Jan. 2020.
Published November 14, 2019 at 10:10 PM
Missing Dawson Springs, KY teen found safe
Officials said Lauryn was last seen inside her bedroom in Dawson Springs.
Published April 2, 2019 at 6:48 AM
2 dead, 2 wounded in Elizabethtown shootings
Two people died, and two others were injured in a series of shootings in Elizabethtown.
Published February 22, 2019 at 3:13 AM
Two Sikeston sisters missing, police issue endangered person advisory
Saint Francis Healthcare System employee tested positive in Tenn.
Missouri is testing its first possible positive case of the novel coronavirus.
Advance suspicious death update
Dexter endangered persons
Body found in Paducah
Mobile home a total loss in Advance, MO
The fire started in a mobile home with people inside.
Published January 22, 2019 at 4:49 AM
Cape Girardeau police search for armed, dangerous 19-year-old
Police said he is known to resist arrest and is considered armed and dangerous.
Published January 3, 2019 at 4:27 PM
SIU student hit by train in Jackson Co., IL, pronounced dead at scene
An SIU student was struck and killed by a train.
Jasmine Adams and
Published December 14, 2018 at 4:17 PM
TBI: Alabama authorities arrest suspect in rape of 16-month old
A Tennessee man wanted for the rape of a young child is now in custody, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
Published November 18, 2018 at 10:58 PM
MSHP: Missing St. Louis woman’s body found in lake
The Missouri State Highway Patrol has called off the search for a missing St. Louis woman.
Published November 14, 2018 at 11:17 AM
House, shed total losses in early morning Karnak, IL fire
Karnak Fire Chief Rich Elliott said a house and shed caught fire early Wednesday morning.
Published November 14, 2018 at 9:14 AM
Homicide under investigation in St. Francois Co., MO, person of interest in custody
A woman is dead and a person is in custody according to St. Francois County officials.
Endangered Missing Person Alert for woman out of West Frankfort, IL
Police in West Frankfort, Illinois are searching for a woman they say is in danger.
1 building collapsed, another damaged in fire in Christopher, IL
A building fire early Thursday morning has roadways in Christopher, Illinois blocked.
Police: Student taken into custody, brought handgun to Poplar Bluff Junior High
During an interview with the student, police said he told them he only intended to use the firearm to scare other students.
Man arrested in homicide investigation in Obion Co., TN
Officials in Obion County, Tennessee have arrested a man in connection with a homicide they say occurred on Saturday, Oct. 20.
Published October 22, 2018 at 4:05 AM
Missing siblings from West TN home found
Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is looking for two children they believe are in danger.
WMC Action News 5 Staff
Published October 17, 2018 at 8:09 AM
Major Case Squad deactivated, victim identified in Cape Girardeau Co. homicide
According to New Madrid County Sheriff Terry Stevens, a homicide suspect is dead after a hostage situation in Marston, Missouri.
Published September 27, 2018 at 11:23 AM
President Trump rally canceled in Cape Girardeau
President Trump is no longer coming to Cape Girardeau for a rally on Thursday, Sept. 13.
Published September 11, 2018 at 2:54 PM
Two injured in small plane crash in Dunklin Co.
A small plane crash in Dunklin County has sent two people to the hospital.
Published September 7, 2018 at 5:55 PM
Scott County Deputy crashes vehicle during chase
Scott County, MO deputy resigns after crashing cruiser in chase.
Published August 30, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Two Sikeston shooting reported 10 minutes apart; both victims shot in leg
First Alert Sunday Evening Outlook
FIRST ALERT: Afternoon showers and storms possible
Broadway back open in Cape Girardeau
Air Force JROTC raises money for veterans with Bataan Memorial Hike
Egyptian Health Dept. reports 6 more COVID-19 cases
Building collapses from early morning fire in Parma, MO
A fire broke out in Parma, Missouri early Thursday morning around 5 a.m.
Published August 16, 2018 at 7:22 AM
Camper fire damages 2 homes in Cape Girardeau, MO
A call came in just before 5 a.m. from a bicyclist riding by in the are who noticed the flames.
Published August 7, 2018 at 9:18 AM
Man charged with murder, victim identified in Cape Girardeau shooting
A man died after a shooting at Hardee's in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Marsha Heller and
Published August 2, 2018 at 2:07 PM
Police: Missing man's death believed to be homicide in Doniphan, MO
A missing person report made on Sunday, July 15 has been ruled a homicide by the Doniphan Police Department.
Published July 23, 2018 at 11:55 AM
House badly burned, second home damaged in West Frankfort, IL
An early morning fire destroys a West Frankfort, Illinois home. Fire crews were called to a home on the 900 block of S. Jackson Street at 2:38 a.m. on Thursday, July 19.
Published July 19, 2018 at 7:23 AM
2 burglary suspects in custody after search in Dunklin Co.
According to Dunklin County Sheriff's Department, two burglary suspects have been caught.
Published July 18, 2018 at 4:10 PM
Sikeston officials respond to vacant home for early morning fire
On Wednesday, July 18 a fire broke out at a home in Sikeston, Missouri. Fire officials said it happened at 4:21 a.m. on Jaycee St.
Published July 18, 2018 at 8:53 AM
Police: 2 overnight Cape Girardeau shootings believed to be unrelated
Police are investigating two overnight shootings in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Published April 13, 2018 at 4:09 AM
1 drowning victim recovered from Mississippi River in Union Co., 1 missing
The body of one of two people who went missing in the Mississippi River near the Grand Tower boat dock has been recovered.
Jasmine Adams and
Published July 13, 2017 at 2:00 PM
Franklin Hospital in IL all clear after bomb threat
The Franklin County Hospital in Benton, Illinois was given the all clear to begin moving people back inside after police responded to a bomb threat at the facility.
Published June 4, 2017 at 9:38 PM
Crews respond to downtown Cape Girardeau fire
Crews responded to the building west of KFVS on Broadway around midnight.
Published June 3, 2017 at 8:59 AM
16-year-old dead after crash in Marshall County, KY
A teen was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash Friday night in Marshall County, Kentucky.
Published May 21, 2017 at 12:27 PM
Bodies identified of 2 killed in plane crash in KY
According to the Christian County Sheriff's Office, the bodies of two people killed in an airplane crash on Friday, May 12 have been identified.
Published May 15, 2017 at 4:38 AM
Man charged with rape, kidnapping in Ripley County, MO appears in court
A man once considered armed and dangerous is behind bars on charges of rape, sodomy, assault, and kidnapping.
Published May 11, 2017 at 2:07 PM
Cause of death released after 2 found dead in house fire in Advance, MO
The Missouri State Fire Marshal said a fire that claimed the lives of two people in Advance, Missouri is not considered to be suspicious.
Published March 22, 2017 at 3:44 PM
WANTED: Armed robbery suspect in Graves County, KY
Graves County Sheriff Dewayne Redmon reports an armed robbery that happened at the West Mart at 2528 State Route 58 East on Sunday night, March 5.
Published March 5, 2017 at 11:25 PM
3 people now charged in connection to man's murder in Mayfield, KY
Three people are now behind bars in connection to the murder of a man from Mayfield, Kentucky.
Published February 23, 2017 at 7:58 AM
FOUND SAFE: Paris, TN couple with dementia located
The search is on for a couple in western Kentucky and police need your help finding them.
Published January 27, 2017 at 9:21 AM
2 shot in alleged break-in near Reidland, KY identified
The McCracken County Sheriff's Department has identified two men shot during an alleged break-in in Reidland, Kentucky on Saturday, January 7.
Published January 18, 2017 at 4:43 PM
Authorities release identities of 4 killed in plane crash near Vienna, IL
The investigation continues after four people died in a plane crash near Vienna, IL on Saturday, December 31.
Published January 3, 2017 at 6:15 AM
CAPTURED: Inmate who escaped in Mayfield, KY back in custody
An inmate who escaped from the Graves County Restricted Custody Center in Mayfield, Ky. has been taken into custody.
Published July 11, 2016 at 2:41 PM
Reported shots fired in the 200 block of Lorimier in Cape Girardeau
Cape Girardeau police have confirmed that gunshots were fired in the 200 block of Lorimier Street in Cape Girardeau, Missouri on Saturday morning, June 25.
Published June 25, 2016 at 4:00 PM
Mt. Vernon man arrested in connection with deadly shooting
A Mount Vernon man was arrested in connection with a deadly shooting on August 30, 2015.
Published February 19, 2016 at 7:25 PM
Bonne Terre PD looking for suspect in attempted abduction
The Bonne Terre Police Department responded to a call for an attempted abduction on Sunday.
Published November 10, 2015 at 8:09 PM
Perryville boys soccer team falls to O'Hara in state championship
The Perryville boys soccer team lost to O'Hara 1-0 in the state championship game on Saturday. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | AndroidCopyright 2015 KFVS. All rights reserved.
Published November 8, 2015 at 1:12 AM
Fire raged at Dunklin Co. business early Thursday morning
Firefighters responded to a fire at a business in northern Dunklin County, Missouri early Thursday morning.
Published July 23, 2015 at 9:29 PM
I-55 open after early morning crash near exit 117
One lane of northbound I-55 is closed at this hour just before the Perry County line because of a crash.
Published July 23, 2015 at 1:01 PM
Overnight fire rekindles, destroys Bell City restaurant
Crews responded to the scene of a restaurant fire for the second time in a matter of hours.
Published June 16, 2015 at 2:19 AM
Body identified as that of missing teen Kyle Brown
Pope County Coroner Mark Aly confirms the body found in One Horse Gap Lake is that of missing teenager Kyle Brown.
Published April 20, 2015 at 2:44 AM
Death investigation after woman found dead in home
25-year old Gloria Faye Wiggins was found dead in the Elmwood Housing Units in Cairo at 5:55 a.m. on Friday.
Published March 1, 2015 at 3:35 PM
3 charged with murder of Pemiscot County man in court
Three men have been charged in connection with the death of a Pemiscot County man. Two others face other charges in connection to the case as well.
Published April 11, 2014 at 7:08 AM
Neighbor tried frantically to rescue boy who drowned
A neighbor recounts how he helped save one boy and tried to save another who drowned.
Published January 21, 2014 at 12:33 AM
Local college basketball team stranded overnight on Highway 67
Traffic has been at a standstill on Highway 67 all night long. Pam Kirkwood. a driver for Husky Trailways, says her coach bus carrying the Mineral Area College women's basketball team was stuck since midnight.
Published December 16, 2010 at 1:07 PM
Coalition: Community college plan for Cape Girardeau still has issues
The presidents of three Heartland colleges came together this morning, but it's still not clear if all three schools can agree on a plan to bring community college services to Cape Girardeau.
Published November 10, 2009 at 9:43 PM
Local contractors see increase in commercial work
As the country sees some positive growth in manufacturing and construction, local contractors are getting their business from existing businesses.
Published November 2, 2009 at 10:41 PM
Virginia Tech Deadly Shooting
Gunman unleashes deadliest campus shooing in US history. 33 people are dead and up to 15 were wounded in two shootings Monday morning at Virginia Tech.
Published April 17, 2007 at 8:55 PM