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.
Tween Supporters,Well, CoVID stinks. Though things in our area are slowly but surely opening, there is still so much progress to be made in order to operate larger volume events like an expo..ie Tween 2020. How do we socially distance while still participating in a hands on STEM booth demo? Yeah…we dunno either. So the […]
The Cape Girardeau Joint Veterans Council has decided to cancel the annual Memorial Day Service at the Osage Center, which would have been held on May 25. They felt it was not a good idea to assemble the 3-400 attendees for the event in light of the current situation with the COVID-19 Virus. They thank […]
Cape Girardeau Public Schools (CGPS) will have the opportunity to send off seniors in a unique way thanks to the support of members of the local media. KFVS-12, the Heartland’s CW (WQWQ), FOX23 and RiverRadio are hosting graduation specials over the next several days. Sunday, May 17, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. KFVS-12 […]
Every year, thousands of law enforcement officers raise awareness and funds for Special Olympics Missouri through the annual Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR). Due to COVID-19, Special Olympics Missouri (SOMO) had to cancel the in-person portion for the State Summer Games and the Torch Run. In honor of the 35th year of the Torch Run, everyone […]