Pedestrian hit, killed on I-57 in Alexander Co.
ALEXANDER COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - A pedestrian was hit and killed Monday night, February 19 in southern Illinois. According to Illinois State Police, a truck-tractor semi trailer combination was going north on Interstate 57 near mile post 1 around 8:47 p.m. and hit a 25-year-old man walking in the left lane.
Burn ban in place for parts of Alexander County after mult. brush fires
ALEXANDER COUNTY, Ill. (KFVS) - A burn ban has been issued for parts of Alexander County, Illinois following multiple brush fires in the area this week. Horseshoe Lake Fire District Chief Josh McKee is putting a burn ban in place due to dry conditions and rash of brush fires. He...
Emergency crews respond to crash on I-55 near Benton
SCOTT COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - Emergency crews were on the scene of a crash near the Benton exit on Interstate 55 Tuesday afternoon. According to Sgt. Clark Parrott with the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash involved two vehicles. He said no one was injured, but the driver was intoxicated.
High schoolers make a big impact at Cape Girardeau nursing home
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - You can learn a lot from people who have lived more life than you. That’s the lesson high schoolers at Prodigy Leadership Academy have been learning since last fall. They have partnered with residents at a local nursing home to build connections and see...
Strange Missouri Earthquake Late Sunday Night South of St. Louis
Something odd happened between St. Louis and Cape Girardeau, Missouri late Sunday night and no one even noticed it until now. A strange earthquake was reported in an area that I've never seen an earthquake recorded ever before. I found this earthquake doing my daily check of the USGS "shake...
Cape Girardeau woman hurt in I-55 crash Saturday afternoon
JEFFERSON CITY – A 29-year-old Cape Girardeau woman received minor injuries in a traffic crash on I-55 in Ste. Genevieve County Saturday afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports Pranavi Bommakanti was taken to Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital by ambulance. The patrol says Bommakanti had been a passenger...
A Taste of Italy in Missouri: Top 3 Italian Eateries in Cape Girardeau
In this article, we're exploring three exquisite Italian restaurants in Cape Girardeau. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below:
Evolution of Shopping: Inside West Park Mall in Cape Girardeau, MO
West Park Mall, a cornerstone of retail in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, has been a focal point for shopping and community gatherings since its inception in 1981. Its establishment marked a significant milestone in the commercial landscape of the region, introducing a modern shopping environment that catered to a wide range of consumer needs.
Cape Girardeau man seriously injured in UTV crash
FRUITLAND, Mo. (KFVS) - A man was seriously injured in a crash involving a UTV in Cape Girardeau County Sunday afternoon. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Crash Reports, the crash took place around 5:30 p.m. on February 18. The driver was on private property on County Road 514, about 12 miles north of Fruitland.
Near record highs Wednesday
It’s going to be very warm on Wednesday. So warm, we may see record highs! We remain mild on Thursday, then cool down a little Friday. Storms are possible Thursday, then it’ll be dry through most of the weekend. The record high for Wednesday in Cape Girardeau is...
Miracle-Ear Foundation names Cape Girardeau location as top provider
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The Miracle-Ear Foundation has named the non-profit’s Cape Girardeau location as the Top Provider Team for 2023. Kyle Griffin, a board-certified Hearing Instrument Specialist, front office associates Barbie Kirn and Amy Hopper and Bridgette Swinford, Hearing Instrument Specialist in Training were the team members given the honor at Miracle-Ear’s annual convention held on February 1, in Punta de Mita, Mexico.
Unity's Eastin wins state wrestling title
CHAMPAIGN - Unity's 190-pounder Hunter Eastin finished the season with 47-6 record and the Class 1A state title last Saturday. He was one of three medalists from Unity's six state finalists. The junior went 4-0 at the IHSA Individual Wrestling State Finals, beating Frankfort's Conner Henson (39-12) in the first...
First responders talk mental health
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KBSI)- First responders are the first to make sure you’re taken care of when it comes to a trauma, but who is taking care of them. Andrew Juden with the Cape Girardeau Fire Department says the first step to getting help is recognizing there’s a problem.
Firefighters respond to fire at Cape Girardeau storage facility
CAPE GIRARDEAU Mo. (KBSI) – Firefighters responded to a fire at Red Dot Storage Facility at approximately 5:15 a.m. on February 17. Battalion Chief, Brad Dillow, says, “We had to make access through the security gate, at that point we noticed we had heavy smoke coming from about the middle part of the building area.”
Cape Comic Con moving to the Show Me Center
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Cape Events made a big announcement on Tuesday. Cape Comic Con will be changing its venue this year. The annual event, which was held at the Osage Centre as well as the Drury Plaza Conference Center in the past, will be moving to the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau.
Emergency crews extinguish fire at storage unit; nearly $50K in damage
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The Cape Girardeau Fire Department was called to a fire at Red Dot Storage early Saturday morning. It happened at 5:16 a.m. on February 17. According to Battalion Chief Brad Dillow, crews reported smoke showing from the roof line of the facility and heavy smoke coming from the middle of the storage building.
The Civil War in Cape Girardeau: A Roundtable Discussion
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KBSI) – “It’s really nice nowadays to be able to research this and find out what happened here.”. What happened in Cape Girardeau during the Civil War, to be exact, which was the focus of Bill Eddleman’s presentation at the Cape Girardeau Civil War Roundtable on Sunday.
Ballard County, KY High School Girls Basketball Schedule, Streaming Live Today - February 20
Looking for how to watch high school basketball matchups in Ballard County, Kentucky today? We've got the information. Follow high school basketball this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family or alma mater and tune in!. Game Time: 6:00 PM CT on February 20. Location: Murray, KY.
Savor the Chill: Top 5 Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt Spots in Cape Girardeau
This article presents a selection of five ice cream and frozen yogurt spots in Cape Girardeau. Have you had the chance to taste their delightful offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your experiences and thoughts in the comments section below!
Today the gas price is close to $3.49 in Anna as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.