John Moore

Operations Director

John is a proud 2006 Alum of Southeast Missouri State University, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication – Radio option, with a minor in Management. He has been a life-long listener of KRCU Public Radio, but began his radio career as a student DJ on Rage 103.7 KDMC-LP in 2003.

In the fall of 2006, he was the production assistant intern at KRCU Public Radio, helping edit and produce the first few episodes of “Almost Yesterday.” Since his graduation, he has held various roles in radio throughout Southeast Missouri. He has played piano, organ, and accordion throughout his life and began his time at Southeast playing in the Golden Eagles Marching Band and Southeast Lab Jazz Band. He continues to play piano when he has the chance, and his favorite music is in the Alternative Folk and Rock genres, as well as Jazz.

His favorite programs on KRCU include “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me”, “This American Life”, “Fresh Air”, “Snap Judgment”, “American Routes”, “Live from Here”, “Your Folk Connection”, “Hidden Brain” and the new show, “It’s Been a Minute.” John is married to Christy, an artist and high school art teacher, and they live in Cape with their cat, Adrian. Any given weekend, you can find him and his wife hiking, biking, gardening, traveling or playing music.

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Thirty high school sophomores were recently selected to participate in the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s Missouri Agribusiness Academy. The students will spend time throughout the year exploring various segments of Missouri agriculture.  The Department is exploring virtual avenues for professional and leadership development.

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>>>Updated: July 14, 2020 at 9:35 a.m.

Monday's total confirmed COVID-19 cases in Cape County rose by 29 to 356, according to the Cape Girardeau Department of Public Health. Probable cases remained at 42, and active cases increase by one to 177. Overall cases were at 398. 217 total individuals have recovered. There were 122 cases outside of Cape and Jackson, 206 were within the City of Cape, and 72 were within the city of Jackson.  

The largest growth in positive COVID-19 cases in Cape County is within the 20 to 29 age group, which totals 146.  

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The most recent release from the Cape County Health Department reports an overall total of 9 presumed positive COVID-19 cases in the region, 5 of which are in Cape County-- presumed positive by a commercial or other laboratory. One is listed as ‘recovered’.

Three new positive cases were diagnosed at St. Francis Medical Center with a total of 248 tests administered, and 105 negative tests.