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Ribbon cutting scheduled for Pilot House’s new location

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - A ribbon cutting will be held on Friday, July 1 for Pilot House’s new location. The Pilot House and Cape Girardeau Area Chamber of Commerce will host the ceremony at 12 p.m. The well-known local restaurant recently opened a location in the Cape Girardeau...
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Sikeston DPS train to reduce mistakes, build community relations

SIKESTON, Mo. (KFVS) - A Heartland Police Department is looking to better their relationship with the community they serve. Officers with the Sikeston Department of Public Safety are in class today training to be more accountable for their actions and build the trust of the community. It’s called Project A.B.L.E....
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Vanduser gearing up for 2-day Independence Celebration

VANDUSER, Mo. (KFVS) - Communities across the Heartland are preparing to celebrate for the upcoming 4th of July holiday. The Village of Vanduser is no different as they are gearing up for a huge display at their 8th Annual Independence Day celebration event this weekend. The two-day event will feature...
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Early morning fire in Cape Girardeau

A Heartland couple is worried about having children under Missouri's new trigger law. Safer Missouri, Stronger Missouri plan announced Tuesday. Gov. Parson unveiled the Safer Missouri, Stronger Missouri plan on Tuesday. Illinois primary election results. Updated: 5 hours ago. |. Check the outcome of the Illinois primary here. Unofficial election...
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Charleston R-1 superintendent previews upcoming school year

CHARLESTON, Mo. (KFVS) - School might be out for summer, but there is plenty activity at the Charleston R-1 School District. Superintendent Jeremy Siebert said there are several construction projects taking place, such a new roof installed on the high school, HVAC upgrades and lighting upgrades. Siebert also explained some...
CHARLESTON, MO
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Missing woman’s body found buried in barn

A Cape County woman who has been missing since May 19 has been found murdered and her body buried under a Millersville barn. The Cape County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office on June 22 charged Teresa L. Baumgartner with “tampering with physical evidence in a felony investigation” in connection with the disposal of the body.
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Racing is back at Benton Speedway

BENTON, Mo. (KFVS) - When Benton Speedway closed in 2014, there was no plan for it to re-open. Even Rob Russell didn’t have that intention after buying the property. “We began to clean up (the property )and fix it up,” said Russell. “Everyone just assumed that we were going to fix (the track).”
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Crews respond to small early morning house fire

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Cape Girardeau firefighters were called to a report of a house fire on the 600 block of South Henderson Street early Wednesday morning, June 29. Crews got the call just before 2:30 a.m. and when they arrived, light smoke could be seen coming from the home.
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Crews respond to single-vehicle crash in Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Crews responded to a single-vehicle crash on Tuesday afternoon, June 28. It happened at East Rodney and North Kingshighway. According to Cpl. Ryan Droege with the Cape Girardeau Police Department, the driver was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries. Crews were able to...
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Baumgartner Stays in Jail After Hearing

(Cape Girardeau, MO) The woman charged with tampering with evidence in the death of 20 year old Jessi Wilfong of Fredericktown, 59 year old Teresa Baumgartner, will stay behind bars for now after a judge denied her bond reduction request. Reports show Wilfong's body was found buried in a barn on property near Baumgartner's home. She's being held in the cape Girardeau County Jail and prosecutor's expect more charges to be filed and they could involve additional suspects. The investigation continues. Stay tuned to KFMO B104 News for more information as it becomes available.
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Cape Girardeau community mourns loss of National VFW icon

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - VFWs across the nation are remembering a Cape Girardeau woman who served more than 70 years with the organization. Glenneta Vogelsang passed away on Sunday at the age of 93. She was an integral part of the VFW Auxiliary as a leader with the Cape Girardeau VFW Post 3838 and the VFW Auxiliary National President from 1984 to 1985.
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Missouri educator stays on the job 48 years (LISTEN)

A Missouri educator thought she would work for about ten years within the state’s schools for the severely disabled. Turns out, Terry Neumeyer loved it so much she stayed for almost 48 years. “It got under my skin in a very, very good way,” she said. Fate is...
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Benton Hell Tour Stop Cancelled

BENTON, Mo. — For driver safety, Wednesday’s DIRTcar Summer Nationals and DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals events at Benton Speedway were canceled due to unfavorable track conditions. Both tours are back in action Thursday night at Fayette County Speedway in Brownstown, Ill.
BENTON, MO
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Vanduser plans its celebration for 4th of July. The Census Bureau's report on durable orders came out on Monday. Meanwhile, FedEx and Nike had positive earnings reports. And companies are thinking about "Just Keep It" policies on returns. Carbondale murals on display. Updated: 4 hours ago. |. Leaders in Carbondale...
VANDUSER, MO
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4th of July celebrations 2022

(KBSI) – Independence Day is Monday, July 4. Several towns in southeast Missouri, southern Illinois, western Kentucky and northwest Tennessee are holding fireworks shows and events during the weekend and on Monday to celebrate. If your town is holding an event that is not listed, email news@kbsi23.com with the...
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Man shot twice in early morning shooting Sunday

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Cape Girardeau police are investigating an early morning shooting on Sunday, June 26 that left a man injured. Officers were called at approximately 1:20 a.m. to a report of shooting victim receiving treatment at SoutheastHEALTH’s emergency room. When the arrived, officers found a 26-year-old...
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO
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Bull rider with Three Rivers College wins National Championship

(KFVS) - The winner of the Bull Riding National Championship was a Heartland native this year. The 2021-2022 rodeo season wrapped up with Three Rivers College’s Casey Roberts as the winner during the National Finals at Casper, Wyo. “We were the only team to not have six people,” Three...
CASPER, WY
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