To best serve the community, the staff at River Radio has been compiling and updating the latest information regarding the Covid-19 Coronavirus and it’s effects on our community.
Find the latest closings and cancellations, official news and updates, resources, and more information to help keep you prepared.
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Updates
For the latest regional news regarding the virus, see the COVID-19 Updates.
With many cancelations and postponements in our area, we are doing our best to keep up with the pace of information. You can find our most recent list in Cancelations and Postponements.
Primarily, of course, our concern is for the well-being of our listeners, and we want you to be informed of the best practices for personal safety and the safety of others during the COVID-19 outbreak. Below we have posted several resources- local, national and global- to provide you honest and up to date information. Find additional resources here.
Cape Girardeau County Health Department: Visit this page for up-to-date local information as well as guidance on prevention and preparedness for COVID-19 and other emergencies. Visit them on Facebook.
World Health Organization (WHO): Learn more about preventative measures and the global status on their website.
Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services: They offer a 24-hour hotline at 877-435-8411 and offer the latest state information HERE.
We will do our best to keep you apprised of the latest news and information available, and provide these third party links with faith that they will keep their information current as well.
As of 4:30 p.m. yesterday, there are still 49 positive cases of COVID19, 33 recoveries, and 1 death in Cape Girardeau County. There have been 664 known tests of Cape County residents. St. Francis Medical Center has tested 1,498 people with 28 positive cases. SoutheastHealth has tested 523 people with 6 positive cases. Cross Trails […]
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri – Starting this Wednesday, May 6th, the Cape Girardeau Public Library will be offering drive-thru hold pickup services. Though the library’s doors remain closed at this time, the drive-thru window will be open from 12:00 to 6:00 PM, Monday through Friday, for patrons who wish to pick up items they have placed […]
To All Missouri Manufacturers – Part of MAM’s mission during this COVID-19 pandemic has been to provide information and work behind the scenes on behalf of manufacturers in Missouri. There has been large demand for Personal Protection Equipment and Missouri manufacturers have been raiding their hands to say we have supplies to help, but the […]
ORIGINAL ARTICLE APPEARS AT FREIGHTWAVES.COM Drury Hotels is offering rooms at its 150 locations for $59 in the U.S., including two grab-and-go meals for truck drivers through June. All but nine sites offer truck parking. One hotel chain is offering a significant discount on its daily rates as a way to say thank you to […]