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Friday, December 18, 2017

      HEPATITIS A INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY IN DEXTER The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services says that a case of Hepatitis A has been identified in a food handler that worked while potentially contagious at an area restaurant. Officials say that the food handler worked at Huddle House in Dexter. Members of the…

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

    ARKANSAS WOMAN KILLED IN SOUTHEAST MISSOURI WRECK An Arkansas woman died over the weekend in a single vehicle wreck in Southeast Missouri. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 46 year old Jessie Miller, of Osceola, Arkansas, was driving on Northbound Interstate 55 in Pemiscot County, Saturday night, when her vehicle ran off…

Friday, December 8, 2017

      LOCKDOWN INITIATED FOLLOWING REPORT OF SUSPICIOUS INDIVIDUAL NEAR PORTAGEVILLE SCHOOL A Southeast Missouri school was placed under lockdown on Thursday. The lockdown was initiated for the Portageville School District following a report of a suspicious person. Law enforcement was informed and a search for the person was started, however there have been…

Thursday, December 7, 2017

      POPLAR BLUFF POLICE INVESTIGATING BREAK IN AT LOCAL BUSINESS Police in Poplar Bluff are investigating a break in earlier this week at a local business. Officials with the Poplar Bluff Police department tell KWOC News that shortly after 9 pm on Monday, officers responded to Dollar Jewelry and More in reference to…

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