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7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Friday
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  • 65°
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Saturday
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  • 73°
  • 39°

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Sunday
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  • 79°
  • 51°

Cloudy

Monday
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  • 76°
  • 55°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 68°
  • 48°

Clear

Wednesday
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  • 68°
  • 43°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 74°
  • 49°

Cloudy

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 58°(Feels like 58°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.35 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:20
  • Sunset: 19:45
  • Humidity: 40%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Jacksonville

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  • 65°
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  • 70°
  • 41°

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  • 76°
  • 49°

Cloudy

Monday
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  • 74°
  • 55°

T-Storms

Tuesday
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  • 66°
  • 49°

Clear

Wednesday
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  • 64°
  • 43°

Clear

Thursday
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  • 73°
  • 49°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Jacksonville as of

  • 61°(Feels like 61°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.33 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:19
  • Sunset: 19:42
  • Humidity: 43%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

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  • 64°
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Saturday
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  • 70°
  • 43°

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Sunday
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  • 76°
  • 50°

Cloudy

Monday
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  • 75°
  • 56°

T-Storms

Tuesday
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  • 67°
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Clear

Wednesday
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  • 65°
  • 45°

Clear

Thursday
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  • 74°
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Partly Cloudy

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 61°(Feels like 61°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.33 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:21
  • Sunset: 19:44
  • Humidity: 43%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Friday
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  • 63°
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Clear

Saturday
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  • 71°
  • 43°

Clear

Sunday
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  • 74°
  • 50°

Cloudy

Monday
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  • 73°
  • 56°

T-Storms

Tuesday
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  • 66°
  • 49°

Clear

Wednesday
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  • 65°
  • 45°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 73°
  • 51°

Cloudy

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 60°(Feels like 60°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: ENE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.32 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:23
  • Sunset: 19:46
  • Humidity: 40%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Kirksville

Friday
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  • 65°
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Saturday
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  • 72°
  • 41°

Clear

Sunday
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  • 76°
  • 48°

Cloudy

Monday
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  • 71°
  • 55°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 66°
  • 46°

Clear

Wednesday
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  • 66°
  • 43°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 73°
  • 51°

Cloudy

Currently in Kirksville as of

  • 60°(Feels like 59°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: ESE @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.32 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:28
  • Sunset: 19:52
  • Humidity: 40%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Keokuk Municipal

Friday
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  • 63°
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Saturday
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  • 73°
  • 44°

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Sunday
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  • 77°
  • 53°

Cloudy

Monday
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  • 73°
  • 58°

Rain

Tuesday
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  • 66°
  • 49°

Clear

Wednesday
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  • 65°
  • 47°

Partly Cloudy

Thursday
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  • 71°
  • 51°

Cloudy

Currently in Keokuk as of

  • 57°(Feels like 57°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: VRB @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.33 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:23
  • Sunset: 19:48
  • Humidity: 38%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Regional Conditions

Macomb
58°
Jacksonville
61°
Pittsfield
61°
Quincy
60°
Kirksville
60°
Keokuk
57°

Shutting down Canton ferry was 'a very tough decision'

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A part of the region’s history recently slipped into the past tense with little fanfare. The ferry that had connected Canton, Mo., and Meyer, Ill., since 1920 has been shut down. A $618,000 price tag for needed updates and repairs was deemed too costly by the Ursa Farmers Cooperative, which had operated the ferry for the past two decades and shut it down about a month ago. More>>

Transportation tax ready for review in Missouri Senate

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Legislation that would allow voters to decide the fate of a 1-cent sales tax for transportation was sent to the Missouri Senate for consideration Thursday, but a senator who filibustered the issue last year said he still opposes the plan. Sen. John Lamping, R-Ladue, cast the lone vote in committee against the propose constitutional amendment on Thursday. More>>

Quincy School District has received more than 1,200 responses to facilities survey so far

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More than 1,200 responses to the Quincy School District's facilities survey have been received so far. School District residents can fill out the survey through Monday. Joel Murphy, the district's business... More>>

Quincy reaches agreement with firefighters, bus driver unions

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The city of Quincy and bargaining units representing bus drivers and firefighters have reached agreement on tentative one-year contracts. The Quincy City Council will enter closed session Monday to discuss the one-year... More>>

Three community Good Friday services scheduled in Quincy

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Luther Memorial Church, Bethel AME and the Kroc Center will host ecumenical Good Friday services in Quincy. The Quincy Area Ministerial Alliance will host the noon service at Luther Memorial Church, while the Salvation... More>>

City human resources director submits resignation

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Doug Olson, director of human resources for the city of Quincy, submitted his resignation Thursday to take a job with Hollister-Whitney. Olson, a holdover from the administration of former Mayor John Spring, had served in that capacity since May 2005. His last day will be May 2. "It was not an easy decision, but I see an opportunity in the private sector, which I came from, that is very intriguing to me," he said. "The timing is right to make the ch... More>>

Adams County Republicans, Democrats select new central committee chairmen

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The Adams County Republicans and Democrats both selected new chairmen Wednesday night. Republicans selected Laura Kent Donahue as chairman of the Central Committee. Donahue served in the Illinois Senate from 1981 to 2002... More>>

Adams School students glad to get hands on 58 new tablet computers

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Students at Adams Elementary School are getting more exposure to modern technology thanks to the recent arrival of 58 iPads. The tablet computers were bought with federal Title 1 funding at the request of Principal Marcey Wells. "In order for our students to be competitive, they need to know how to use different technological devices," Wells said. More>>

Only a few feet separated Quincy man from fire escape

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Quincy police officer Michael Cirrincione felt helpless early Wednesday morning while responding to a fire at 515 S. 17th. Cirrincione was one of four officers who were the first on the scene. He helped kick out a basement window that led to Haley Houge, 22, being saved from the blaze. She told officers that two others, her 4-month-old son and her fiance, were still in the house. "They were so far, but so close to getting out," Cirrincione said. "It was a matter of a few feet." More>>

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  • Quincy man pleads guilty to child sex charges

    Quincy man pleads guilty to child sex charges

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:21 PM EDT2014-04-18 01:21:30 GMT
    A Quincy man could spend up to 30 more years in prison after pleading guilty to two sex crimes on Thursday. Gregory A. Korschot Jr., 39, entered pleas in two separate cases in front of Judge Scott Walden in Adams County Circuit Court. Korschot pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated criminal sexual abuse and one count of predatory criminal sexual assault. He will be sentenced by Walden on May 20. As part of the plea agreement, Korschot will not b...
    A Quincy man could spend up to 30 more years in prison after pleading guilty to two sex crimes on Thursday. Gregory A. Korschot Jr., 39, entered pleas in two separate cases in front of Judge Scott Walden in Adams County Circuit Court. Korschot pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated criminal sexual abuse and one count of predatory criminal sexual assault. He will be sentenced by Walden on May 20. As part of the plea agreement, Korschot will not b...
  • Two arrested in Hamilton on meth charges

    Two arrested in Hamilton on meth charges

    Friday, April 18 2014 1:49 PM EDT2014-04-18 17:49:28 GMT
    HAMILTON, Ill. -- Hamilton police arrested two people on methamphetamine charges Wednesday. Police Chief Robb Bell said William N. Patten, 31, of Keokuk, and Amy R. Happs, 28, of Hamilton, were arrested at a residence at 601 S. 14th.
    HAMILTON, Ill. -- Hamilton police arrested two people on methamphetamine charges Wednesday. Police Chief Robb Bell said William N. Patten, 31, of Keokuk, and Amy R. Happs, 28, of Hamilton, were arrested at a residence at 601 S. 14th.
  • Hannibal asphalt contractor charged with scamming consumers

    Hannibal asphalt contractor charged with scamming consumers

    Thursday, April 17 2014 9:29 PM EDT2014-04-18 01:29:27 GMT
    Hannibal asphalt contractor Kevin Rickey Sr. has been charged in Harrison County Circuit Court with two felony counts of financial exploitation of the elderly and two felony counts of unlawful merchandising practices. Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster announced the charges Thursday in a press release. According to the complaint filed in court, Rickey allegedly made numerous misrepresentations to convince two senior citizens to hire him to lay asphalt on their driv...
    Hannibal asphalt contractor Kevin Rickey Sr. has been charged in Harrison County Circuit Court with two felony counts of financial exploitation of the elderly and two felony counts of unlawful merchandising practices. Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster announced the charges Thursday in a press release. According to the complaint filed in court, Rickey allegedly made numerous misrepresentations to convince two senior citizens to hire him to lay asphalt on their driv...
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  • Lady Raiders overwhelm Trailblazers with offensive onslaught

    Lady Raiders overwhelm Trailblazers with offensive onslaught

    Thursday, April 17 2014 3:57 AM EDT2014-04-17 07:57:04 GMT
    Cassidy Foley wanted to create a dangerous situation with her cross, hoping one of her Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer teammates could capitalize with a goal. She created more havoc then she ever considered possible. The wind held up Foley's pass from 30 yards out...
    Cassidy Foley wanted to create a dangerous situation with her cross, hoping one of her Quincy Notre Dame girls soccer teammates could capitalize with a goal. She created more havoc then she ever considered possible. The wind held up Foley's pass from 30 yards out...
  • QND softball team stays perfect as Wensing three-hits Central

    QND softball team stays perfect as Wensing three-hits Central

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:11:40 GMT
    CAMP POINT, Ill. — Quincy Notre Dame softball coach Eric Orne said his team had its worst hitting game against Central. It was a good thing Ashley Wensing brought her game from the pitching circle. The sophomore threw a three-hitter to help QND stay perfect on the season with a 5-0 victory Thursday...
    CAMP POINT, Ill. — Quincy Notre Dame softball coach Eric Orne said his team had its worst hitting game against Central. It was a good thing Ashley Wensing brought her game from the pitching circle. The sophomore threw a three-hitter to help QND stay perfect on the season with a 5-0 victory Thursday...

  • Energized Blue Devils nab WB6 win

    Energized Blue Devils nab WB6 win

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:03 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:03:09 GMT
    Quincy High School girls soccer coach Travis Dinkheller told his team before Thursday night's game that they needed to have a sense of urgency for all 80 minutes. It's something that has been missing at times this season. Senior Kaleigh Kuhlman took her coach's words to heart. "We were really ready to bring a lot of energy tonight," Kuhlman said...
    Quincy High School girls soccer coach Travis Dinkheller told his team before Thursday night's game that they needed to have a sense of urgency for all 80 minutes. It's something that has been missing at times this season. Senior Kaleigh Kuhlman took her coach's words to heart. "We were really ready to bring a lot of energy tonight," Kuhlman said...
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  • QND softball team stays perfect as Wensing three-hits Central

    QND softball team stays perfect as Wensing three-hits Central

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:11 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:11:40 GMT
    CAMP POINT, Ill. — Quincy Notre Dame softball coach Eric Orne said his team had its worst hitting game against Central. It was a good thing Ashley Wensing brought her game from the pitching circle. The sophomore threw a three-hitter to help QND stay perfect on the season with a 5-0 victory Thursday...
    CAMP POINT, Ill. — Quincy Notre Dame softball coach Eric Orne said his team had its worst hitting game against Central. It was a good thing Ashley Wensing brought her game from the pitching circle. The sophomore threw a three-hitter to help QND stay perfect on the season with a 5-0 victory Thursday...

  • Energized Blue Devils nab WB6 win

    Energized Blue Devils nab WB6 win

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:03 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:03:09 GMT
    Quincy High School girls soccer coach Travis Dinkheller told his team before Thursday night's game that they needed to have a sense of urgency for all 80 minutes. It's something that has been missing at times this season. Senior Kaleigh Kuhlman took her coach's words to heart. "We were really ready to bring a lot of energy tonight," Kuhlman said...
    Quincy High School girls soccer coach Travis Dinkheller told his team before Thursday night's game that they needed to have a sense of urgency for all 80 minutes. It's something that has been missing at times this season. Senior Kaleigh Kuhlman took her coach's words to heart. "We were really ready to bring a lot of energy tonight," Kuhlman said...
  • Prep Baseball Roundup: QND's Ray shines in first career start

    Prep Baseball Roundup: QND's Ray shines in first career start

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:54 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:54:01 GMT
    The Quincy Notre Dame baseball team couldn't have asked for a much better outing from Johnny Ray in his first career start. The freshman right-hander struck out seven Rushville-Industry batters, walked two and scattered three hits during the first five innings of the Raiders' 3-1 victory at Ferd Niemann Jr. Memorial Ballfield...
    The Quincy Notre Dame baseball team couldn't have asked for a much better outing from Johnny Ray in his first career start. The freshman right-hander struck out seven Rushville-Industry batters, walked two and scattered three hits during the first five innings of the Raiders' 3-1 victory at Ferd Niemann Jr. Memorial Ballfield...

  • Today's Poll

  • An advisory panel is recommending the Quincy School District eliminate the valedictorian and salutatorian graduation honors at Quincy High School. What do you think?

  • Thank you for participating in our poll. Here are the results so far:

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    26%
    104 votes
    Bad idea
    74%
    290 votes
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  • Blessing to offer free skin cancer screenings May 1

    Blessing to offer free skin cancer screenings May 1

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:53 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:53:05 GMT
    Free skin cancer screenings will be offered Thursday, May 1, at the Blessing Health Center at 927 Broadway. The screenings will be conducted 1-5 p.m. in the Dermatology Suite 221. Appointments are required by calling...
    Free skin cancer screenings will be offered Thursday, May 1, at the Blessing Health Center at 927 Broadway. The screenings will be conducted 1-5 p.m. in the Dermatology Suite 221. Appointments are required by calling...
  • 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.
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  • Two Rivers RC&D annual meeting set for April 29

    Two Rivers RC&D annual meeting set for April 29

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:14:34 GMT
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Two Rivers Resource Conservation and Development Corp. will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, April 29, at Hopewell Winery in Summer Hill. The meeting begins with a social hour at 6 p.m. that will...
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Two Rivers Resource Conservation and Development Corp. will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, April 29, at Hopewell Winery in Summer Hill. The meeting begins with a social hour at 6 p.m. that will...
  • North Adams Home to hold free blood pressure screening April 24

    North Adams Home to hold free blood pressure screening April 24

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:13 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:13:31 GMT
    The North Adams Home will hold a free blood pressure screening 2-4 p.m. Thursday, April 24, in Four Star Public Library, Mendon.
    The North Adams Home will hold a free blood pressure screening 2-4 p.m. Thursday, April 24, in Four Star Public Library, Mendon.
  • HLGU accepting applications for LPN program

    HLGU accepting applications for LPN program

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:53 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:53:36 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Hannibal-LaGrange University is accepting applications for its licensed practical nursing program. Applicants can enroll for classes that begin May 5, or they can start with the fall semester with...
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Hannibal-LaGrange University is accepting applications for its licensed practical nursing program. Applicants can enroll for classes that begin May 5, or they can start with the fall semester with...
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