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Thursday, March 5, 2009

Police release some details of Ishee crash

After a request from the Southeast Missourian Arnold, Mo., police have released some details in a weekend car crash that put Southeast Missouri State University women's basketball coach John Ishee in the hospital.
Click here to read what details we've obtained from police.

Coroner: Woman died of hypothermia

We reported earlier this week about a Pemiscot County woman who was the only Southeast Missouri victim of the weekend snow storm — she died after heading out on foot when her vehicle became stuck in the snow.
Today the county coroner officially ruled the woman died of hypothermia.

Dexter man pleads guilty to hostage charge

In December the Daily Statesman newspaper in Dexter reported on a local man who was arrested after a brief hostage standoff.
On Monday the case came to a close when the man pleaded guilty to a felonious restraint charge. Click here for more.

Later today and Friday on

Tonight we'll be at the second in a series of three forums on the Cape Girardeau school district's long-term facilities plan, currently in draft stage. You can also read later today about a spike in flu cases in the Cape Girardeau area.
Come back Friday morning for more on those stories plus the latest on Rep. Jo Ann Emerson's efforts to pass legislation allowing drug re-importation from Canada and more.

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