MO State News

  • Dark Day In History: JFK Assassination

    Updated: Mon Nov 25, 2013 7:26 AM

    Former WPSD Local 6 Anchor Tom Butler sat down with current Local 6 Anchor Todd Faulkner to reflect on that tragic day in American history.

  • Weather Why Wednesday: sleet, snow, or freezing rain

    Updated: Wed Nov 20, 2013 4:22 PM

    This week, Weather Authority Tori Shaw explains what happens above us that dictates if we'll see sleet, snow, or freezing rain.

  • White supremacist put to death

    Updated: Wed Nov 20, 2013 10:22 AM

    White supremacist serial killer Joseph Paul Franklin has been put to death in Missouri. It was the state's first execution in nearly three years.

  • How you can volunteer to help clean up Brookport

    Updated: Tue Nov 19, 2013 11:26 PM

    The Massac County Emergency Management Office is inviting anyone who wishes to volunteer to aid those displaced by the Brookport tornado to report for duty tomorrow morning.

  • Ameren Mo. deactivates emergency operations center

    Updated: Mon Nov 18, 2013 9:58 PM

    Ameren Missouri has deactivated its Emergency Operations Center as of 6:00 p.m. Crews are in the field assisting with cleanup efforts on the remaining 900 outages and will have all power restored this evening.

  • PHOTO GALLERY: Monday's news day

    Updated: Mon Nov 18, 2013 3:02 PM

    This is a compilation of all the photos from your news day, Monday November 18th.

  • Men's health checkup

    Updated: Mon Nov 18, 2013 10:29 AM

    Men oftentimes do not get the health checkups they may need because the tests are considered uncomfortable or embarrassing. It may be up to the women in their lives to encourage testing.

  • Red Cross responds after severe storms in Southern Illinois

    Updated: Mon Nov 18, 2013 3:27 PM

    The American Red Cross St. Louis Area Chapter is responding after significant storms tore through Southern Illinois.

  • McCaskill plans to introduce POW legislation

    Updated: Fri Nov 15, 2013 5:03 PM

    Sen. Claire McCaskill says she'll introduce legislation requiring U.S. defense officials to address mismanagement in a military-led unit responsible for finding service members missing in action.

  • Thanksgiving easier to afford for Missourians

    Updated: Fri Nov 15, 2013 11:56 AM

    Thanksgiving just got a little more affordable in Missouri.

  • Mo. will mirror Federal taxes for same-sex couples

    Updated: Thu Nov 14, 2013 4:11 PM

    Missouri Governor, Jay Nixon issued an Executive Order that all legally same-sex marriages will be recognized for state tax purposes as they are on the federal level.

  • KSP offering reward for info on murder of officer

    Updated: Thu Nov 14, 2013 11:20 AM

    Kentucky State Police are searching for any information that could help solve the murder of a Bardstown Police Officer, Jason Ellis.

  • Route HH in New Madrid county closed Thursday

    Updated: Wed Nov 13, 2013 9:47 AM

    Route HH in New Madrid County will be closed part of the day tomorrow, Thursday, November 14th.

  • Weather Why Wednesday

    Updated: Wed Nov 13, 2013 9:29 AM

    Join Weather Authority, Trent Okerson, as he explains how our meteorology team develops the weather forecast for the Local 6 area.

  • Police looking for man after early morning shooting

    Updated: Sun Nov 10, 2013 4:45 PM

    Poplar Bluff, Missouri police are looking for a man they say shot another man in the stomach early Sunday morning.

  • Missouri minimage wage to rise in January 2014

    Updated: Fri Nov 8, 2013 5:48 PM

    The Missouri Department of Labor announced that the minimum wage for the state will increase from $7.35 to $7.50 ($3.63 to $3.75 for tipped employees) based on the increase in the cost of living in the state.

  • More lenient school lice policies bug some parents

    Updated: Fri Nov 8, 2013 6:43 AM

    Some parents are scratching their heads over less restrictive head lice policies that allow children with live bugs in their hair to return to the classroom.

  • Telethon of Stars: Easter Seals Adult Foster Care

    Updated: Thu Nov 7, 2013 9:39 AM

    Join Laura Emerson as she travels to Easter Seals to learn more about adult foster care.

  • LIHEAP subsidy benefit registration, information, requirements

    Updated: Wed Nov 6, 2013 2:54 PM

    Listed are the requirements, information, and application for LIHEAP

  • Missouri Congressman returns pay from Gov't shutdown

    Updated: Mon Nov 4, 2013 3:49 PM

    Missouri State Representative Jason Smith has returned his congressional salary from the 16 days of the government shutdown to the United States Treasury.