Regionally relevant news and updates regarding the virus outbreak situation.
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 […]
May 5 deadline for VA, SSI recipients who don’t file a tax return and have dependents VA, SSI recipients with eligible children need to act by Tuesday, May 5 to quickly add money to their automatic Economic Impact Payment; ‘Plus $500 Push’ continues WASHINGTON – The Internal Revenue Service today reminded Supplemental Security Income and […]
WASHINGTON – As Economic Impact Payments continue to be successfully delivered, the Internal Revenue Service today reminds taxpayers that IRS.gov includes answers to many common questions, including help to use two recently launched Economic Impact Payment tools. The IRS is regularly updating the Economic Impact Payment and the Get My Payment tool frequently asked questions pages on IRS.gov as […]
As the Governor’s Stay Home Missouri order expiries May 3, more Cape Girardeau County businesses, community facilities, restaurants and other places are expected to reopen as soon as Monday, and each has the autonomy to choose when and how, under certain state guidelines outlined on the showmestrong.mo.com website. “We are encouraging businesses to safeguard their employees and […]
Cape Girardeau Public Schools (CGPS) and The Heartland’s CW, (WQWQ-TV) are teaming up to provide educational programming to elementary students in the Cape Girardeau area. Won’t You Be My Tiger? will launch Friday, May 1, and is scheduled to run weekday mornings from 10:00 to 11:00 through the month of May. Won’t You Be My […]
Colonel Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, informs the public effective May 4, 2020, driver testing services will expand to include: However, non-CDL road testing is not included in this phase of service reinstatement. Those requiring the skills test for a CDL should note special priority is being given to applicants who have […]
Guidance helps facilities and families implement Opening Up America Again guidelines (Lenexa, Kan., April 29, 2020) – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released updated guidance to help facility operators and families properly clean and disinfect spaces. Developed in concert with the White House, the guidance provides […]