Winter weather forecast, 5 year plan for Cape, Union Co. animal shelter

A Freezing Rain Advisory is in effect from midnight through 9 a.m. Friday for parts of northwest Tennessee, northeast Arkansas and the Missouri Bootheel.

A Winter Weather Advisory for sleet and freezing rain is posted from 2 a.m. through 9 a.m. Friday for parts of southeast Missouri and all of western Kentucky.

Bob Reeves has the latest predictions tonight at 9 on FOX23 and at 10 on Heartland News.

And if you need to check the roads on your route before you leave the house tomorrow, these numbers might be able to help:

-In Missouri you can call 888-275-6636 for the latest from MoDOT.

-The number for conditions in Illinois is 800-452-4368.

-And in Kentucky, the number to check on roads is 866-737-3767.

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Here at the latest school closings. They will be updated as we hear from your school.

What's in Cape Girardeau's plans for the next five years? Christy Millweard was at a meeting held tonight by city leaders and has the latest.

Carly O'Keefe tells us what a Union County animal shelter plans to do about overcrowding.

In Poplar Bluff, the city's historic depot steps are making headlines.

Gov. Steve Beshear has joined municipalities across Ky. in backing a constitutional amendment that would allow local-option sales taxes.

Todd Richards has Murray St. and SEMO highlights.

Have a great and safe night -

James Long
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