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Thursday, October 23, 2008

Homecoming parking restrictions

The Cape Girardeau Police Department said today it will restrict parking along certain streets Saturday morning in anticipation of the Southeast Missouri State Univerisity Homecoming parade that begins at 9:30 a.m. at Capaha Park. After 2 a.m. Saturday, cars parked in these areas will be towed.

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Alleged burglar busted by his victim

Scott County police say a man who tried to burglarize a home earlier this week was busted by his alleged victim. The suspected burglar rang the doorbell at the front door, then when no one answered try to enter the home through the garage in back.

He was greeted by a homeowner with a handgun.

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Friday's edition

Check back at on Friday for stories on the state legislative races in the 156th, 157th and 158th Missouri House of Representative districts and an in-depth look at the Proposition B ballot measure.

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