Today will be mostly cloudy, with a high of 52.
A chance of showers moves in tonight, and rain chances increase through tomorrow. Up to three-quarters of an inch of rain is possible. Tomorrow’s high will be 43.
- News-Leader: Missouri State’s Cuonzo Martin taking job in Tennessee. After three years, Missouri State mens basketball coach Cuonzo Martin is leaving for the University of Tennessee. His teams amassed a 61-41 record during his time as head coach. (Other coverage: KSPR, KY3, OzarksFirst)
- OzarksFirst [KOLR/KSFX]: Hear from the council candidates. Candidates for the Springfield City Council will be at an open forum at 3:30 this afternoon at the Turner Hospitality room in the MSU Alumni Center on South Jefferson Avenue.
- News-Leader: Orchard owners fear spring freeze. If nightly lows dip to 25 in the next couple of days, the freeze could spell disaster for area orchards.
- KY3: Popular pear tree invades the Ozarks. The nonnative fast-growing Bradford pear tree is spreading naturally and creating problems around the area.