CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO - Disaster relief continues for those left without power in the wake of an ice storm that swept through Missouri earlier this week. The American Red Cross has been busy opening shelters and distributing food to weary residents in affected areas.
Currently, 32 shelters remain open. Shelters and warming stations are also being used as feeding stations for workers and families that are still without power. Since Saturday, more than 940 persons have stayed overnight in shelters.