From Friday until Monday, the 100 Mile Yard Sale will stretch along Missouri State Highway 25 from Jackson, Missouri to Kennett, Missouri for it's 19th year. Participating residents along the highway say the annual event makes the process of thrifting easier for shoppers and sellers alike. 

For more information on the 100 Mile Yard Sale, contact your local Chamber of Commerce, or visit

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Last year, Missourians voted in favor of passing legislation that will require voters to present a government issued photo ID at the polls starting June first. Supporters of the new law say it will prevent potential voter fraud. Cape Girardeau county clerk, Kara Clark Summers breaks down what you need to know about it.


I’m here in the KRCU studios with Kara Clark Summers, hello Kara.




Vargas Speaks: Episode 11

May 26, 2017
Southeast Missouri State University

In this edition of Vargas Speaks, Dr. Vargas discusses:

• The university's budget and the tuition increase for FY18
• The Southeast Arrow's special report on sexual assault on campus (
• The Board of Regents and how the board works
• The new Center for Speech and Hearing
• Doug Greene, who was given an honorary doctoral degree at spring commencement
• What Dr. Vargas said at a recent naturalization ceremony in Cape Girardeau. Vargas became a citizen of the U. S. in July 2016.

Southeast Athletics

A total of six Redhawks have been named to the All-Ohio Valley Conference baseball teams, the league announced on Tuesday, May 23, 2017.

Outfielder Dan Holst headlined the award-winners for Southeast, picking up First Team All-OVC honors. Four others, including catcher Brian Lees, outfielder Chris Osborne, and starting pitchers Justin Murphy and Clay Chandler earned Second Team accolades. Freshman second baseman Danny Wright earned a spot on the All-Freshman Team.

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This week on the show I'm playing the hypnotic new album from producer Nym, titled Lilac Chaser. That name is a reference to an optical illusion created by vision expert and balloonist Jeremy Hinton. That, and other illusions can be viewed here