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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Friday
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  • 14°

Mainly sunny

Saturday
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  • 23°
  • 21°

Afternoon snow showers

Sunday
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  • 32°
  • 20°

Snow

Monday
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  • 32°
  • 29°

More clouds than sun

Tuesday
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  • 43°
  • 22°

Cloudy with rain

Wednesday
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  • 26°

Clouds giving way to sun

Thursday
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  • 23°
  • 19°

Sunshine

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 1°(Feels like -10°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: WNW @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.66 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41:59 am
  • Sunset: 05:55:11 pm
  • Humidity: 72
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Friday
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  • 12°

Sunshine

Saturday
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  • 27°
  • 19°

Times of sun and clouds

Sunday
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  • 34°
  • 10°

Periods of snow

Monday
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  • 31°
  • 23°

Mostly cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 43°
  • 16°

Ice changing to rain

Wednesday
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  • 21°

Windy, light wintry mix early

Thursday
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  • 19°
  • 12°

Sunny

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 0°(Feels like -11°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: WNW @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.7 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39:31 am
  • Sunset: 05:51:43 pm
  • Humidity: 75
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Friday
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  • 15°

Mainly sunny

Saturday
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  • 30°
  • 25°

Afternoon snow showers

Sunday
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  • 36°
  • 17°

Snow likely

Monday
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  • 34°
  • 25°

Considerable cloudiness

Tuesday
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  • 48°
  • 22°

Thunderstorms

Wednesday
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  • 24°

Wintry mix early

Thursday
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  • 29°
  • 17°

Mainly sunny

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 7°(Feels like 7°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: W @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.68 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:39:12 am
  • Sunset: 05:53:01 pm
  • Humidity: 64
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Friday
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  • 15°
  • 10°

Mix of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 32°
  • 25°

Afternoon snow showers

Sunday
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  • 36°
  • 17°

Snow likely

Monday
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  • 36°
  • 27°

More clouds than sun

Tuesday
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  • 49°
  • 21°

Thunderstorms

Wednesday
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  • 24°

A light mix of wintry precipitation early

Thursday
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  • 32°
  • 18°

Sunshine

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 10°(Feels like 10°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.67 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:41:59 am
  • Sunset: 05:55:35 pm
  • Humidity: 48
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 3

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Mental health services give Hannibal clinic a boost

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A partnership with a local firm to provide patients with mental health services was one of the successes the Hannibal Free Clinic celebrated during its annual banquet Thursday. The clinic has trimmed its waiting list substantially and has added volunteers since entering a partnership with Clarity Healthcare in Hannibal after receiving a grant from the Missouri Foundation for Health last fall.
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Hannibal tax measures would level playing field

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Hannibal City Manager Jeff LaGarce discussed two ballot propositions related to sales and use taxes on titled items with business and community leaders Thursday at a Hannibal Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon. LaGarce, who highlighted future plans for a group at the Hannibal Country Club, said the City Council voted to put the propositions on the April 7 ballot to eliminate "an inequity" between local and out-of-state retailers.

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Titan International reports sales of $1.9B

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Titan International reported fourth quarter sales of $383.3 million for 2014, down from $494.4 million in the fourth quarter of 2013. The company's net sales were nearly $1.9 billion in 2014, down $268 million from 2013, as agricultural sales fell $166 million and earthmoving/construction sales slipped nearly $139 million. Consumer market sales were up $36 million. More>>

JWCC, WIU partnering for 'seamless' educational pipeline in supply chain management

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Officials from John Wood Community College and Western Illinois University finalized a partnership Thursday that both feel will help strengthen the long-range economical picture of West-Central Illinois. The idea is to build a seamless educational pipeline that could lead to a job in one of the growing areas of demand in industries across the region. More>>

United Way expects increase in tax program

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The United Way's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program has about a 330 percent increase in usage since 2010. United Way launched VITA in 2008, and it has returned about $4 million to individuals and families in Adams County. VITA volunteers are trained by the Internal Revenue Service. More>>

Riders believe Buckhorn unit ATV facility will be boon for area

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Quincy resident Nick Hoffman was surprised to hear Brown County officials say that a proposed all-terrain vehicle park would generate little revenue for the county. Hoffman is part of a group of area riders who travel regularly to other ATV parks in the country, and says in the growing sport, participants are spending money in the communities in which they ride.

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Fire destroys Perry home

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A Thursday afternoon fire destroyed a Perry home. Firefighters were called about 4:30 p.m. to the home at 306 W. Main.  More>>

Hannibal School Board tackles rising insurance costs

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United Way of Mark Twain Area exceeds fund drive goal

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HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The United Way of the Mark Twain Area announced this week it raised $585,000 through its annual fund drive, $5,000 above its goal. Chairman Gary Broughton said growing local need pressed volunteers "to... More>>

Gas prices likely won't start decline until early May

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Allison Mac's response when questioned about the slow, but steady rise in gas prices this month sounded more like a warning. "I would fill up, and I'd probably do it sooner than later," said Mac, a senior petroleum analyst for GasBuddy.com during a Tuesday interview with The Herald-Whig.

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    Tuesday, February 24 2015 1:39 PM EST2015-02-24 18:39:24 GMT
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  • Conservation Stewardship Program applications due Feb. 27

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  • Agricultural leases at Mark Twain Lake up for bid

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    Wednesday, February 25 2015 2:53 PM EST2015-02-25 19:53:00 GMT
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  • Hannibal jazz bands to play Feb. 27 at Java Jive

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    Wednesday, February 25 2015 2:52 PM EST2015-02-25 19:52:05 GMT
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