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.
UPDATE: REGISTRATION FOR THE DRIVE THROUGH TESTING IS NOW FULL. IF YOU NEED TESTING, CONTACT YOUR MEDICAL CARE PROVIDER. The Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services & Missouri National Guard will perform drive-through testing for coronavirus in Cape Girardeau County on June 5th. The tests are open to all residents of Missouri who register […]
The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted supply chains for all kinds of consumer goods. The first signs of trouble appeared in the form of empty shelving where toilet paper formerly sat. Soon to follow were paper towels, bleach and all manner of cleaning supplies. A few stores ran short on milk and dairy products for a […]
The Class of 2020 was scheduled to have their graduation ceremony tonight at 7:00pm. To honor these students and their accomplishments, the stadium lights at Mules Stadium and Strenfel Field will be turned on at 7:00pm and stay on until 7:20pm in recognition of the Class of 2020. This is not a Commencement and Graduation is […]
Sikeston, MO (May 21, 2020) — Southeast Missouri Food Bank has scheduled three more Covid-19 Response Mobile food distributions to respond to the increased need for food assistance following temporary layoffs due to the outbreak of Covid-19. The next Covid-19 Response Mobiles will be: Wednesday, June 3, noon, Cape First Church, 254 South Silver Springs […]