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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Sunday
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  • 81°
  • 62°

Thunderstorms developing late

Monday
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  • 81°
  • 63°

Showers and thunderstorms late

Tuesday
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  • 83°
  • 62°

Morning showers

Wednesday
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  • 83°
  • 65°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 83°
  • 65°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Friday
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  • 82°
  • 64°

Thunderstorms

Saturday
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  • 81°
  • 61°

Thunderstorms

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 71°(Feels like 71°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 12 mph
  • Barometer: 29.91 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:03:37 am
  • Sunset: 08:02:06 pm
  • Humidity: 51
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Sunday
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  • 82°
  • 60°

A few thunderstorms possible

Monday
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  • 82°
  • 59°

Showers and thunderstorms late

Tuesday
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  • 83°
  • 59°

Scattered thunderstorms

Wednesday
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  • 85°
  • 61°

Mix of sun and clouds

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 62°

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 81°
  • 61°

Thunderstorms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 79°
  • 61°

Thunderstorms

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 67°(Feels like 67°)
  • Broken Clouds
  • Wind: SSE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 29.96 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:59:24 am
  • Sunset: 08:00:16 pm
  • Humidity: 61
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 63°

Isolated thunderstorms

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 62°

Afternoon thunderstorms

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 62°

Morning showers

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 63°

Partly cloudy

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 65°

Showers and thunderstorms late

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 64°

Thunderstorms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 81°
  • 65°

Thunderstorms

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 72°(Feels like 72°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 10 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:01:45 am
  • Sunset: 07:58:57 pm
  • Humidity: 50
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 83°
  • 63°

Mostly cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 64°

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 63°

A few morning showers

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 64°

Times of sun and clouds

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 66°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 82°
  • 65°

Showers and thunderstorms

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 81°
  • 65°

Thunderstorms

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 71°(Feels like 71°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 12 mph
  • Barometer: 29.91 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:04:17 am
  • Sunset: 08:01:50 pm
  • Humidity: 51
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

Regional Conditions

Quincy
71°
Macomb
67°
Pittsfield
72°
Hannibal
71°

Local Special Olympians compete in Spring Games at Flinn Stadium Video included

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Aaron Lowe raised his hands, wiggled his fingers and leaped toward the pit of sand. He planted both feet in the soft mix. Volunteers stretched a white tape measurer from the pit's edge and recorded how far Lowe, 21, had jumped. Lowe's three attempts earned him sixth place in one of the standing long jump events held during the Special Olympics Illinois West Central/Area 11 Spring Games at Flinn Stadium Sunday. Lowe's parents, Ron and Donna, said Aaron's participation has ...

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Quincy gets perfect weather for Dogwood parade, some showers for bash

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QUINCY -- Soleil Newman reached new heights Saturday -- the top of the Super Slide -- in the Dogwood Festival's carnival area. Sliding all the way down to street level was "great," the 6-year-old said, and she was more than ready to do it again so her mom, Monica Thompson, could record the event.
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St. Louis architecture firm launched by Quincy native designs Shriners hospital

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ST. LOUIS -- Most people won't have their career highlights displayed on gallery walls, but most people aren't Ted Christner. The Quincy native, who founded what's now known as Christner Inc. in St. Louis, had just four words to describe seeing 50 years of his firm's work exhibited this spring in the Bernoudy Gallery of Architecture at the Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries in St. Louis.

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Volunteer moving Linotype machine fto Hannibal History Museum

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HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Paul Miller faced the grimy, decades-old Linotype machine standing before him and wondered what to do next. Miller, a self-proclaimed "volunteer roustabout," didn't try to make lead strips of hot type drop from the long-silent behemoth inside 205 N. Main. Instead, he considered what piece of machinery to remove and carry across the street to the Hannibal History Museum.

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College officials seeing strong job prospects for graduates this spring

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QUINCY -- College and university officials in the Quincy area say job prospects for graduates this spring are brighter than in the last couple of years. Kristen Liesen, director of career services at Quincy University, said she's "pleasantly surprised" by the job outlook and has been hearing encouraging reports about graduating seniors landing jobs. More>>

Palmyra alum, teacher now ready to take over as PHS principal

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PALMYRA, Mo. -- Jared Pontius said he's excited, though a little anxious, to take the helm of his alma mater this summer. The Palmyra High School alumnus and science teacher will succeed Ken Holstine as principal July 1. Holstine resigned in February to pursue other employment opportunities.

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Play equipment headed to Griggsville-Perry Middle School

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PERRY, Ill. -- It's probably a good thing Matthew Myers likes playing basketball and kickball. They're the only activities available during outside recess for students in grades 5 through 8 at Griggsville-Perry Middle School in Perry. "Most kids just have nothing to do at recess. They're just sitting around and talking instead of being active and playing," said Matthew, an eighth-grader.

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Hancock County working to update ambulance building

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CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The Hancock County Board is making upgrades at the ambulance building while focusing on what to do with the facility in the future. The building on the east side of Carthage, which County Board Chairman Cary Gray calls a "glorified insulated machine shed" built in the early 1980s, houses ambulances and the service's paramedics, emergency medical technicians and office staff.

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