Aaron Torian was critically wounded by an IED during his sixth tour in Afghanistan.
Pravin M. Varughese, a student at SIU, is missing. (Source: Carbondale PD)
Marion police look for this suspect in a liquor store theft. (Source: Marion PD)
These sisters are national champs after a heart warming dance routine. (Source: Cheerflix.com)
There are many heavy hearts in the Paducah community after the news of the death of a U.S. Marine in Afghanistan. Kadee Brosseau traveled to Paducah, Ky. today to speak with those who knew him.
The Chicago-area family of a missing Southern Illinois University student is offering a reward for information in the 19-year-old sophomore's disappearance. Allison Twaits has more on Heartland News at Six from family members about the student's disappearance.
We also tested some local college students on their knowledge of presidential history. Hear their responses on Heartland News at Five and Six. Christy Hendricks Digital Content Director Facebook Twitter
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