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The St. Elizabeth R-4 school district cancels classes due to a rise in COVID-19 cases among students and staff.  The district made the announcement Thursday that classes would be canceled today.  School officials say there is also a large number of students and staff experiencing flu-like symptoms.

An eastern Missouri woman is seriously injured in a Dent County crash.  The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Karen Salsman, 64, of Viburnum, was driving on Highway 32, about a mile west of Boss, last night, when she swerved to avoid a deer on the road.  Troopers say Salsman ran off the sid…

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Update:  The State Fire Marshals' Office says due to the extent of the damage, the cause of the fire is undetermined.  Their investigation did reveal that the fire likely started in a bedroom.