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.
JEFFERSON CITY Pending expiration of Phase 1 on June 15, Governor Mike Parson announced today that Missouri will fully reopen and enter Phase 2 of its “Show Me Strong Recovery” Plan on Tuesday, June 16, 2020. “It is truly incredible to think about how far Missouri has come since March. At that time, no one knew […]
The Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center has reported 5 new confirmed cases of COVID19 in the county. There are 101 confirmed cases and 29 probable cases. There are no new recoveries. This brings the total to 130 cases with 87 recoveries, and 3 deaths in the county. 36 of the cases are in Cape […]
From Facebook: Thank you Moms Demand Action – MO and Stop Needless Acts Of Violence Please – SNAP for your commitment to #EndGunViolence. This is the FOURTH year our mayor has issued a proclamation. Mayor Bob Fox proclaimed June 5 as Gun Violence Awareness Day! Please #wearorange to support this cause! 🛑 Gun violence affects every city across the United States.🛑 Protecting public safety […]
The Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center has not reported any new confirmed cases of COVID19. There are 75 confirmed cases and 25 probable cases. This brings the total to 100 cases with 74 recoveries, and 3 deaths in the county. 30 of the cases are in Cape Girardeau County, 38 are in the City […]