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River stage: 17.2 ft. Steady
Wednesday, Sep. 2, 2015
East Cape Girardeau

East Cape Girardeau fires its only officer (07/16/15)
After firing its only officer, East Cape Girardeau is searching for a new one. On Tuesday, the East Cape Girardeau village board voted 5-1 to fire police chief William Gibson, Mayor Joe Aden confirmed Wednesday. East Cape Girardeau will be only be patrolled by the Alexander County Sheriff's Office and Illinois State Police until a replacement can be found...
Fuel-free farming returns to Southern Illinois (11/09/11)
Darold Mills of Patton, Mo., proudly introduces his team to visitors attending an antique plowing event held near East Cape Girardeau, Ill., in October. Mills said that once a team learns to work together, they can plow up to two acres per hour.
Fuel-free farming returns to Southern Illinois (11/09/11)
Matt King of Farmington, Mo., gives his four-horse team their turn behind rein and harness. Horse and mule-drawn plows were seen turning over the fertile, black soil, showcasing their prize equine teams at an antique plowing event held in East Cape Girardeau, Ill...
Fuel-free farming returns to Southern Illinois (11/09/11)
George Starkey of Fredericktown, Mo., guides his new recruits for their second time in front of the plow at an antique plowing event held in East Cape Girardeau, Ill.
Fuel-free farming returns to Southern Illinois (11/09/11)
Earl Amelunke of Gordonville plows with his "matched pair" mules at an antique plowing event held near East Cape Girardeau, Ill. He has been working his team for over four years.