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7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Wednesday
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  • 58°
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Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 56°
  • 39°

Cloudy

Friday
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  • 59°
  • 38°

Cloudy

Saturday
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  • 64°
  • 38°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 71°
  • 48°

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Monday
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  • 69°
  • 51°

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Tuesday
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  • 69°
  • 45°

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Currently in Macomb as of

  • 57°(Feels like 52°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 25 mph, gusting to 33 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:23
  • Sunset: 19:43
  • Humidity: 32%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Jacksonville

Wednesday
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  • 57°
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Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 58°
  • 39°

Cloudy

Friday
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  • 61°
  • 39°

Cloudy

Saturday
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  • 62°
  • 41°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 69°
  • 47°

Rain

Monday
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  • 69°
  • 52°

Cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 68°
  • 46°

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Currently in Jacksonville as of

  • 56°(Feels like 51°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 18 mph, gusting to 31 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:22
  • Sunset: 19:40
  • Humidity: 33%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Wednesday
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Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 56°
  • 37°

Cloudy

Friday
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  • 60°
  • 42°

Cloudy

Saturday
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  • 64°
  • 42°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 69°
  • 49°

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Monday
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  • 67°
  • 52°

Cloudy

Tuesday
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  • 67°
  • 47°

Clear

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 59°(Feels like 55°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 25 mph, gusting to 31 mph
  • Barometer: 30.05 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:24
  • Sunset: 19:42
  • Humidity: 30%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Wednesday
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  • 58°
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Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 55°
  • 37°

Cloudy

Friday
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  • 60°
  • 40°

Cloudy

Saturday
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  • 64°
  • 42°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 68°
  • 49°

Rain

Monday
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  • 68°
  • 51°

Clear

Tuesday
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  • 68°
  • 46°

Clear

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 57°(Feels like 53°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 20 mph, gusting to 30 mph
  • Barometer: 30.00 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:25
  • Sunset: 19:44
  • Humidity: 31%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Kirksville

Wednesday
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  • 61°
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Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 53°
  • 33°

Cloudy

Friday
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  • 60°
  • 34°

Cloudy

Saturday
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  • 66°
  • 41°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 67°
  • 49°

Rain

Monday
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  • 64°
  • 49°

Clear

Tuesday
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  • 67°
  • 45°

Clear

Currently in Kirksville as of

  • 63°(Feels like 60°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 24 mph, gusting to 33 mph
  • Barometer: 29.91 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:31
  • Sunset: 19:50
  • Humidity: 29%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Keokuk Municipal

Wednesday
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  • 62°
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Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 53°
  • 37°

Cloudy

Friday
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  • 58°
  • 40°

Cloudy

Saturday
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  • 64°
  • 42°

Cloudy

Sunday
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  • 69°
  • 51°

Rain

Monday
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  • 66°
  • 51°

Clear

Tuesday
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  • 70°
  • 49°

Clear

Currently in Keokuk as of

  • 59°(Feels like 55°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 20 mph, gusting to 33 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:26
  • Sunset: 19:46
  • Humidity: 29%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Regional Conditions

Macomb
57°
Jacksonville
56°
Pittsfield
59°
Quincy
57°
Kirksville
63°
Keokuk
59°

Father, infant son die in early-morning house fire; cause determined

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A father and his infant son died and the child’s mother was rescued in an early morning house fire at 515 S. 17th. Adams County Coroner James Keller said 25-year-old Daniel S. Disseler and his 4-month-old son Hunter John Steven Disseler died after being taken to Blessing Hospital. A team of Quincy police officers rescued the child’s mother from a bedroom in the basement. Investigators determined that the fire was caused by an overloaded electrical junction box in the attic space of the home. More>>

Civic Center Authority approves $1.89 million budget; five parties interested in Gems

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The Quincy Civic Center Authority approved a $1.809 million budget Wednesday, a plan that includes 3 percent raises for employees. The authority is projecting $1.83 million in income in the next fiscal year, which starts May 1. That figure is about $48,000 higher than what was budgeted last year. Expenses are projected to be $39,000 higher.
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Cobb reflects on first year as superintendent of Quincy's public schools

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From his point of view, Steve Cobb's first year as superintendent of the Quincy School District flew by quickly. "It is difficult to believe that it's been a year. It feels like I've always been here," Cobb... More>>

Pittsfield City Council approves downtown planters, looks at gas bill overcharge

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PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- The Pittsfield City Council will lend its support to a Pittsfield Main Street beautification project. Aldermen voted Tuesday to donate eight planters, up to a cost of $2,400, that Main Street plans for the city's downtown. The city will cover the cost with video gambling funds. Officials say the planters and flowers should look nice around the square. Also Tuesday, aldermen learned about an overcharge on the February g... More>>

Blessing's Billings backs study outlining economic benefits of early childhood learning

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Brad Billings says he understands the budget dilemma facing legislators in Illinois, which has been bleeding red ink in recent years. "Our state has a lot of challenges," he said. But Billings, president and CEO of... More>>

Safety big part of Quincy coalition's campaign to promote active lifestyle

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Carrie Kimber has heard from Quincy residents that it's not safe for people to run or bike on city streets. "I talked to a mom once and she said, ‘I didn't buy my kid a bike, because there's no place safe for... More>>

QND names Diane Kasparie to newly created position that will help teachers, students

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Diane Kasparie, who has taught science at Quincy Notre Dame High School for the past 15 years, has been named to the new position of QND dean of academic services. QND Principal Mark McDowell said Kasparie will start her duties in July, working with teachers on curriculum, instruction, the use of technology and new teaching methods.
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  • Jenkins found guilty of two felonies, faces mandatory prison time

    Jenkins found guilty of two felonies, faces mandatory prison time

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-04-16 01:13:27 GMT
    A Quincy man will be sent to prison after he was found guilty for his role in an October shooting on the city's southwest side. It took an Adams County Circuit Court jury just over two hours Tuesday to find William D. Jenkins, 19, guilty of aggravated battery with a firearm, a Class X felony, and aggravated discharge of a firearm, a Class 1 felony. The jury ruled that Jenkins was not guilty of attempted armed robbery, a Class 1 felony. Because he ...
    A Quincy man will be sent to prison after he was found guilty for his role in an October shooting on the city's southwest side. It took an Adams County Circuit Court jury just over two hours Tuesday to find William D. Jenkins, 19, guilty of aggravated battery with a firearm, a Class X felony, and aggravated discharge of a firearm, a Class 1 felony. The jury ruled that Jenkins was not guilty of attempted armed robbery, a Class 1 felony. Because he ...
  • Police say scam targets Quincy seniors

    Police say scam targets Quincy seniors

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:58 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:58:23 GMT
    An alleged scam is targeting the elderly in Quincy.
    An alleged scam is targeting the elderly in Quincy.
  • Warsaw man arrested for meth after leading police on chase

    Warsaw man arrested for meth after leading police on chase

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-04-15 21:37:15 GMT
    A Warsaw was man was arrested on Monday night after fleeing from Hancock County Sheriff's deputies. Deputies attempted to stop Kenneth Day, 35, of Warsaw, around 8:15 p.m. just east of Basco, according to a press release from the Hancock County Sheriff's Department. However, Day failed to stop and attempted to flee from the deputies. He eluded law enforcement for 12 miles until his vehicle became stuck on a muddy road. He was taken into custody without further incident. H...
    A Warsaw was man was arrested on Monday night after fleeing from Hancock County Sheriff's deputies. Deputies attempted to stop Kenneth Day, 35, of Warsaw, around 8:15 p.m. just east of Basco, according to a press release from the Hancock County Sheriff's Department. However, Day failed to stop and attempted to flee from the deputies. He eluded law enforcement for 12 miles until his vehicle became stuck on a muddy road. He was taken into custody without further incident. H...
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  • Louisiana boys capitalize on field events to win Jerry Ball Relays

    Louisiana boys capitalize on field events to win Jerry Ball Relays

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:07 AM EDT2014-04-16 08:07:37 GMT
    CANTON, Mo. — Tristan Castiglia compared winning the field events to making free throws in basketball.  They aren't the marquee events, but they play a significant role in deciding which teams wins a track meet. "Everybody looks at the relays or the biggest events," the Louisiana athlete said...
    CANTON, Mo. — Tristan Castiglia compared winning the field events to making free throws in basketball.  They aren't the marquee events, but they play a significant role in deciding which teams wins a track meet. "Everybody looks at the relays or the biggest events," the Louisiana athlete said...
  • Highland girls edge out win at Jerry Ball Relays

    Highland girls edge out win at Jerry Ball Relays

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:03 AM EDT2014-04-16 08:03:47 GMT
    CANTON, Mo. -- When the final results of the Jerry Ball Relays were announced, the Highland girls track team's celebration could be heard in the press box. The Cougars won the Jerry Ball Relays at Ellison Poulton...
    CANTON, Mo. -- When the final results of the Jerry Ball Relays were announced, the Highland girls track team's celebration could be heard in the press box. The Cougars won the Jerry Ball Relays at Ellison Poulton...
  • Prep baseball roundup: Blue Devils undaunted by Chargers' early outburst

    Prep baseball roundup: Blue Devils undaunted by Chargers' early outburst

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:59 AM EDT2014-04-16 07:59:45 GMT
    A seven-run deficit after just an inning and a half could have been too much for the Quincy High School baseball team to overcome. That's if the Blue Devils weren't hitting.  Quincy answered Illini West's seven-run, second-inning outburst by scoring six runs in the bottom...
    A seven-run deficit after just an inning and a half could have been too much for the Quincy High School baseball team to overcome. That's if the Blue Devils weren't hitting.  Quincy answered Illini West's seven-run, second-inning outburst by scoring six runs in the bottom...
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  • Louisiana boys capitalize on field events to win Jerry Ball Relays

    Louisiana boys capitalize on field events to win Jerry Ball Relays

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:07 AM EDT2014-04-16 08:07:37 GMT
    CANTON, Mo. — Tristan Castiglia compared winning the field events to making free throws in basketball.  They aren't the marquee events, but they play a significant role in deciding which teams wins a track meet. "Everybody looks at the relays or the biggest events," the Louisiana athlete said...
    CANTON, Mo. — Tristan Castiglia compared winning the field events to making free throws in basketball.  They aren't the marquee events, but they play a significant role in deciding which teams wins a track meet. "Everybody looks at the relays or the biggest events," the Louisiana athlete said...
  • Highland girls edge out win at Jerry Ball Relays

    Highland girls edge out win at Jerry Ball Relays

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 4:03 AM EDT2014-04-16 08:03:47 GMT
    CANTON, Mo. -- When the final results of the Jerry Ball Relays were announced, the Highland girls track team's celebration could be heard in the press box. The Cougars won the Jerry Ball Relays at Ellison Poulton...
    CANTON, Mo. -- When the final results of the Jerry Ball Relays were announced, the Highland girls track team's celebration could be heard in the press box. The Cougars won the Jerry Ball Relays at Ellison Poulton...
  • Prep baseball roundup: Blue Devils undaunted by Chargers' early outburst

    Prep baseball roundup: Blue Devils undaunted by Chargers' early outburst

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:59 AM EDT2014-04-16 07:59:45 GMT
    A seven-run deficit after just an inning and a half could have been too much for the Quincy High School baseball team to overcome. That's if the Blue Devils weren't hitting.  Quincy answered Illini West's seven-run, second-inning outburst by scoring six runs in the bottom...
    A seven-run deficit after just an inning and a half could have been too much for the Quincy High School baseball team to overcome. That's if the Blue Devils weren't hitting.  Quincy answered Illini West's seven-run, second-inning outburst by scoring six runs in the bottom...
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  • An advisory panel is recommending the Quincy School District eliminate the valedictorian and salutatorian graduation honors at Quincy High School. What do you think?

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  • Westview Golf Course will hold junior golf boot camp April 29-May 1

    Westview Golf Course will hold junior golf boot camp April 29-May 1

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:29 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:29:00 GMT
    Westview Golf Course will hold a junior golf boot camp to help get kids get ready for the links this spring and summer. The camp, which will run from April 29 to May 1, will be led by by PGA professionals who will teach...
    Westview Golf Course will hold a junior golf boot camp to help get kids get ready for the links this spring and summer. The camp, which will run from April 29 to May 1, will be led by by PGA professionals who will teach...
  • Blessing-Rieman schedules pharmacy technician sessions, Explore Nursing camps

    Blessing-Rieman schedules pharmacy technician sessions, Explore Nursing camps

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:03 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:03:37 GMT
    Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing is holding sessions for people interested in becoming pharmacy technicians and taking registrations for its two-day Explore Nursing camps for high school students.
    Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing is holding sessions for people interested in becoming pharmacy technicians and taking registrations for its two-day Explore Nursing camps for high school students.
  • Brown-Winner featured speaker at Tuesday's TRIAD meeting

    Brown-Winner featured speaker at Tuesday's TRIAD meeting

    Sunday, April 13 2014 1:27 AM EDT2014-04-13 05:27:03 GMT
    The April 2014 TRIAD Meeting will be held from 1 to 2 p.m Tuesday at the Quincy Senior Center, 639 York. This month's speaker will be Sandy Brown-Winner from the Adams County State's Attorney's Office. She will talk about her job and responsibilities as the victim-witness coordinator. An update on new scams will be given at the start of the meeting. Snacks, coffee and tea will be provided. TRIAD (The Right Information And Direction) is seniors and law enforcement working together to pr...
    The April 2014 TRIAD Meeting will be held from 1 to 2 p.m Tuesday at the Quincy Senior Center, 639 York. This month's speaker will be Sandy Brown-Winner from the Adams County State's Attorney's Office. She will talk about her job and responsibilities as the victim-witness coordinator. An update on new scams will be given at the start of the meeting. Snacks, coffee and tea will be provided. TRIAD (The Right Information And Direction) is seniors and law enforcement working together to pr...
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  • Cary Cancer Center offers skin cancer screenings

    Cary Cancer Center offers skin cancer screenings

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:56 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:56:48 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The James E. Cary Cancer Center is hosting a free skin cancer screening from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Riverside Dermatology, 163 Medical Drive. Dr. Linda Cooke and Dr. Susan Meidl will perform the screenings. Appointments are necessary. Call the James E. Cary Cancer Center at 573-406-1641 to schedule an appointment. May is National Skin Cancer Awareness month.
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The James E. Cary Cancer Center is hosting a free skin cancer screening from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 1, at Riverside Dermatology, 163 Medical Drive. Dr. Linda Cooke and Dr. Susan Meidl will perform the screenings. Appointments are necessary. Call the James E. Cary Cancer Center at 573-406-1641 to schedule an appointment. May is National Skin Cancer Awareness month.
  • April 27 benefit will help woman with rare cancer

    April 27 benefit will help woman with rare cancer

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:35:29 GMT
    CARTHAGE, Ill. -- Rigney's Rockstars, a benefit for Kathy Belden Rigney, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the Lake Hill Winery, 1822 East County Road in Carthage. Rigney has a rare, aggressive...
    CARTHAGE, Ill. -- Rigney's Rockstars, a benefit for Kathy Belden Rigney, will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the Lake Hill Winery, 1822 East County Road in Carthage. Rigney has a rare, aggressive...
  • Hamilton egg hunt set for Saturday, April 19

    Hamilton egg hunt set for Saturday, April 19

    Monday, April 14 2014 12:22 PM EDT2014-04-14 16:22:01 GMT
    HAMILTON, Ill. -- The sixth annual Easter egg hunt will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, in Gordon's Grove Park. Children from birth to age 3 should meet at the tennis court. Children ages 4 to 6 should meet at the...
    HAMILTON, Ill. -- The sixth annual Easter egg hunt will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 19, in Gordon's Grove Park. Children from birth to age 3 should meet at the tennis court. Children ages 4 to 6 should meet at the...
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