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SEMO Fair 2014

The SEMO District Fair is a little over a month away and as one of Cape Girardeau’s favorite events everyone is getting geared up. Celebrating its 75th Anniversary at Arena Park the SEMO Fair has a full lineup of events and entertainment sure to…

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School is starting in just a few weeks, but there is still time for some last minute summer fun. Before you return to college or send the kids back to elementary end your vacation on a high note. There are several nearby vacation spots that are an…

Julia Chiriboga (courtesy of Facebook)

“You get use to it. You live hour by hour and it’s so freeing,” Julia Chiriboga has no regrets about her decision to ride her motorcycle across country full time. Using the handle ‘Harley Babe’, Julia has been chronicling her journey for the last…

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When you think of wine and vineyards, images of pristine Italy or the rolling hills of California come to mind, but hidden in Southern Illinois is one of the Midwest’s secret wine trails full of award-winning wine, beautiful countryside, and a long…

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School is starting in just a few weeks, but there is still time for some last minute…

SEMO Fair 2014

The SEMO District Fair is a little over a month away and as one of Cape Girardeau’s…

Julia Chiriboga (courtesy of Facebook)

“You get use to it. You live hour by hour and it’s so freeing,” Julia Chiriboga has no…

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A surprising fact about Cobden, Illinois is it’s long history of migrant workers from…

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When you’re stuck inside trying to escape the heat, arts and crafts can be the perfect…

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You can still get close to nature, even in the heat, by visiting the Conservation Nature…

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If your kids love to be active but sunburn and heat are a worry then visit a local sports…

On Cue Performing Arts Center

Just because it’s hot doesn’t mean you can’t stay active. On Cue Performing Arts Studio…

The Jackson Homecomers celebration is a deep rooted tradition that has welcomed both the…

What started out as a routine night of poker with chips changing hands in the hundreds of…

Upon my first listen, I was duly impressed with the clean acoustic guitar tones, even…

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There are several museums in the area, and most offer free entry, so while you’re cooling…

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“Be negative and the race will be negative. Be positive and the results will show,” this…

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One of the best parts about summer vacation is that you can use the free time to learn…

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The obvious choice for a hot day is to go to your public library. It’s free, it gets…

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