Strong winds and rain blamed for multiple crashes
Strong winds overturned two vehicles and rain caused a man to crash his tractor Wednesday in Southeast Missouri. At least four crashes were reported in about a two hour period in two counties. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, both ...
Hospital discharges blind man into freezing rain after surgery
A legally blind Salmon River man was discharged from hospital after leg surgery into a freezing rainstorm, and his family wants to know why. Arnold Deveau, 56, was discharged from Yarmouth Regional Hospital on a February night around 1 a.m., walking ...
Autism: into the world of solitude
The Eye of Photography
Like most people in the world, I only became aware of autism thirty years ago, after the release of the 1988 film “Rain Man”, which won four Oscars. Today, April 2 is World Autism Awareness Day, which was instituted by the United Nations in 2007.
Noon update: Tax cuts, perfect bowler, more rain
Quad City Times
There's a chance of showers before 1 p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. After 4 p.m., showers are likely. Skies will be cloudy with a high near 63 degrees. The chance of precipitation is 60 percent with new ...