Southeast Missouri

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Nine Cats Die in Veterinary Center Fire

Nine cats are dead following a fire at a southeast Missouri veterinary clinic.


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Washington University 14th in ‘Best Colleges’ Rankings

The University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign at 41, University of Missouri – Columbia at 97, Saint Louis University at 101, and Maryville University at 161.


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Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Striking Southeast Missouri Joggers

A prosecutor showed the judge two videos taken from Marcus Jones’s cellphone, in which a man is heard swearing and laughing as tires squeal in the background.


Birds Point Levee

Work Progressing On Mississippi River Projects

A contract was awarded last week for a $7.8 million project to construct two earthen berms and a 4,200-foot trench at Cairo, IL.


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SE Mo. Man Diagnosed with West Nile Virus

A southeast Missouri man is hospitalized in St. Louis after being diagnosed with West Nile virus.


Examples of fake "bath salts," displayed by Senate Drug Policy Committee.

Cape Girardeau’s Bath Salts Problem Helped by Ban

A year ago, Cape Girardeau and the rest of Southeast Missouri was said to be a hotbed for bath salt users.



Girl Rescued from Waist-High Missouri Mud

An 11-year-old girl is OK after being rescued from waist-high mud near the Mississippi River.


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Plane Crash Causes Minor Injuries

The pilot of ultra-light plane is hospitalized with minor injuries after the plane went down in a southeast Missouri cornfield.



Roaming Horses Captured

Two horses who ran free for several days in southeast Missouri, running in and out of traffic.


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New Bike Trail Considered for Southeast Missouri

Discussions have begun in Cape Girardeau about the possibility of turning an abandoned railroad line into a recreational trail.



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