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RUSSELLVILLE — A flu virus has been going around the Cole County R-I Elementary School, said Superintendent Jerry Hobbs said. Tuesday 20 students were sick, then 69 on Wednesday and 34 on Thursday. Friday 14 more were sick.
More than 130 students affected
Full recovery expected
John Watson, 53 — Gov. Jay Nixon’s chief of staff — was hospitalized over the weekend after a mild stroke.
Tracking weather-related closings and announcements for Friday, March 1, 2013 on our website.
Numerous utility lines are being reported down due to the heavy snow that’s coming through mid-Missouri.
Winter Storm Warning in effect until midnight
PERIODS OF SNOW AND SLEET CAN BE EXPECTED THURSDAY EVENING... TAPERING OFF TO FREEZING DRIZZLE.
Gov. Jay Nixon has declared a state of emergency in Missouri in response to severe winter weather that began early this morning,
WASHINGTON (AP) — Asserting “America’s possibilities are limitless,” President Barack Obama declared on Monday that a decade of war is ending and the nation’s economy is recovering as he launched into a second term before a flag-waving crowd of hundreds of thousands on the National Mall.
A shooting at a Connecticut elementary school Friday left 28 people dead.
Church totally destroyed