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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 67°

Partly cloudy

Monday
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  • 88°
  • 69°

Times of sun and clouds

Tuesday
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  • 90°
  • 69°

More sun than clouds

Wednesday
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  • 89°
  • 68°

Plenty of sun

Thursday
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  • 90°
  • 68°

Plenty of sun

Friday
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  • 89°
  • 68°

A few clouds

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 67°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 68°(Feels like 68°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: NE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:31:36 am
  • Sunset: 07:40:18 pm
  • Humidity: 96
  • Visibility: 0.25 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • 63°

Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 66°

Partly cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 66°

A few clouds

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 66°

Sunny

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 68°

Mostly sunny

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 67°

Plenty of sun

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 90°
  • 65°

More sun than clouds

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 66°(Feels like 66°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: N @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:27:56 am
  • Sunset: 07:37:56 pm
  • Humidity: 100
  • Visibility: 0.25 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Sunday
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  • 85°
  • 67°

Times of sun and clouds

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 68°

Mix of sun and clouds

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 68°

Plenty of sun

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 68°

A few clouds

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 69°

Mostly sunny

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 68°

Mostly sunny

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 68°

Plenty of sun

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: NNE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:29:29 am
  • Sunset: 07:37:27 pm
  • Humidity: 96
  • Visibility: 0 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Sunday
Sunday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 68°

Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 69°

Times of sun and clouds

Tuesday
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  • 93°
  • 68°

More sun than clouds

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 69°

Mostly sunny

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 69°

More sun than clouds

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 69°

Mostly sunny

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 69°

More sun than clouds

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Overcast
  • Wind: NNE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:32:04 am
  • Sunset: 07:40:14 pm
  • Humidity: 94
  • Visibility: 0.75 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

Regional Conditions

Quincy
68°
Macomb
66°
Pittsfield
70°
Hannibal
70°

Residents, family laud Illinois Vets Home staff as Legionnaires's disease cases climb

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QUINCY -- Antreaus Rezba received a call Wednesday from officials at the Illinois Veterans Home to let her know that some residents were diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease. Rezba, who lives in Pennsylvania, had made plans earlier to travel to Quincy to see her father, Godfrey Rezba, and is not concerned about his care. She lauded the staff for their work in caring for her father as she and other members of the family visited with him Saturday outside Elmore Infirmary. More>>

'Our community deserves better': Quincy police chief urges city to increase department's manpower

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In the wake of another shooting on Quincy’s northwest side, Police Chief Rob Copley is ready to ask Mayor Kyle Moore and the City Council to restore funding for four vacant positions that were removed for budgetary reasons earlier this year. Copley suggests the city use reserve funds to increase his department’s manpower capabilities. “If it’s a rainy day fund, I have to say that it feels like rain out there now,” Copley said last week. More>>

Quincyan Rob Mellon seeks Congress on shoestring budget

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QUINCY -- Rob Mellon hopes running a smart, innovative political campaign on a shoestring budget will resonate with voters and put him in Congress. "I've raised about $10,000," Mellon said. "Darin LaHood has raised probably close to $2 million." More>>

LaHood puts on miles in congressional race

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QUINCY -- Darin LaHood has maintained a frenetic pace on the campaign trail in the Sept. 10 special election for Congress. "I'm not taking anything for granted. I'm working to earn every vote," the Republican nominee said. More>>

The beauty of Steampunk: Downtown Hannibal festival defies definition

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HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Ken and Lisa Marks said no exact definition exists for "steampunk," a creative movement that combines art, science and history, but that's the beauty of it. The Markses, co-founders of the Hannibal History Museum, called steampunk a re-imagining of history and self, with dedicated artists and costumers creating pieces and personas that appear Victorian and at the same time modern. More>>

Missouri students score well in English, not so well in math

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KAHOKA, Mo. -- At least half of students in 13 Northeast Missouri school districts scored at upper achievement levels in English on tougher standardized tests last spring, but all but two districts fell below that in math, mimicking trends across the state. Results of the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education show that 59.7 percent of Missouri students scored proficient or advanced in English, but only a little more than 45 percent met those levels in math. More>>

Most area colleges seeing positive trends in enrollment

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QUINCY -- Area colleges say they are seeing positive trends in enrollment this fall. Quincy University recently reported its largest class of incoming freshmen in the last decade. With 282 freshmen arriving on campus along with 91 transfer students and 692 returning students, the university's total undergraduate enrollment is expected to reach 1,065. More>>

Local team dominates touring catfish tournament

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QUINCY -- Father-and-son fishing team Ron and John King didn't have much time to pre-fish for Saturday's Cabela's King Kat Tournament Trail event because of family emergencies, but they used their knowledge of the area to reel in the top catch. "What we did is we went back to where we fished in the past," Ron King said. "That's all you can do because we had no time to do any preparation." More>>

HEALTH NOTEBOOK: Hannibal center launches mobile dental program

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Clarity Healthcare, a federally qualified health center based in Hannibal, Mo., launched a mobile dental program last spring to combat pervasive oral health issues among school-age children. Clarity Healthcare performed 1,249 dental screenings during the 2014-15 school year at schools in its five-county service area -- Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Pike and Ralls. More>>

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  • O'BRIEN: Different kind of 'cyclists' taking to Quincy roads

    O'BRIEN: Different kind of 'cyclists' taking to Quincy roads

    Friday, August 28 2015 10:08 AM EDT2015-08-28 14:08:36 GMT
    The cyclist, a term we'll use loosely, zipped through the intersection of Sixth and State with exactly zero effort. He also wasn't using the bike the way most of us do. You know, by actually using the pedals to...
    The cyclist, a term we'll use loosely, zipped through the intersection of Sixth and State with exactly zero effort. He also wasn't using the bike the way most of us do. You know, by actually using the pedals to...
  • EIGHINGER: This time of year always brings memories of first boss

    EIGHINGER: This time of year always brings memories of first boss

    Thursday, August 27 2015 9:36 AM EDT2015-08-27 13:36:36 GMT
    To say the least, my first impression of C. Frederic Tharp was memorable. I was only 16 or 17, and such a dominant figure proved rather intimidating to a teenager whose knees were knocking together -- partly from natural...
    To say the least, my first impression of C. Frederic Tharp was memorable. I was only 16 or 17, and such a dominant figure proved rather intimidating to a teenager whose knees were knocking together -- partly from natural...
  • D. HUSAR: Taylor teen goes 'loco' at Missouri State Fair

    D. HUSAR: Taylor teen goes 'loco' at Missouri State Fair

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 11:35 AM EDT2015-08-26 15:35:14 GMT
    Shannon DeHaan just might have found the secret to success -- a lot of hard work and a little bit of crazy. The combination landed the 16-year-old from Taylor, Mo., and her meat goat Loco, named for his "pretty crazy"...
    Shannon DeHaan just might have found the secret to success -- a lot of hard work and a little bit of crazy. The combination landed the 16-year-old from Taylor, Mo., and her meat goat Loco, named for his "pretty crazy"...
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  • Setting the pace: Liberty runners use preseason ranking as motivation to reach state

    Setting the pace: Liberty runners use preseason ranking as motivation to reach state

    Sunday, August 30 2015 1:24 AM EDT2015-08-30 05:24:00 GMT
    LIBERTY, Ill. — Liberty cross country coach Jared Schmidt grabbed the attention of his runners when he told them how they fared in the DyeStat Class 1A preseason poll. Not that it mattered much to the Lady Eagles. "To be honest, I forgot what ranking Jared told us that we even have," said Jacki Graham, a senior. "I don't pay that much attention to it. The rankings don't know everything...
    LIBERTY, Ill. — Liberty cross country coach Jared Schmidt grabbed the attention of his runners when he told them how they fared in the DyeStat Class 1A preseason poll. Not that it mattered much to the Lady Eagles. "To be honest, I forgot what ranking Jared told us that we even have," said Jacki Graham, a senior. "I don't pay that much attention to it. The rankings don't know everything...
  • QND settles for fourth place in own tourney after two losses

    QND settles for fourth place in own tourney after two losses

    Sunday, August 30 2015 1:24 AM EDT2015-08-30 05:24:00 GMT
    QUINCY — The Quincy Notre Dame boys soccer team didn't envision its Saturday with a pair of 3-2 losses and a fourth-place finish in its annual tournament at Advance Physical Therapy Field. The Raiders, however, only view the losses as a minor setback. "You can't let this get you down," senior forward Aubrey Reis said. "We have to come back on Monday and fix our mistakes...
    QUINCY — The Quincy Notre Dame boys soccer team didn't envision its Saturday with a pair of 3-2 losses and a fourth-place finish in its annual tournament at Advance Physical Therapy Field. The Raiders, however, only view the losses as a minor setback. "You can't let this get you down," senior forward Aubrey Reis said. "We have to come back on Monday and fix our mistakes...
  • College notebook: QU men picked to finish second in GLVC

    College notebook: QU men picked to finish second in GLVC

    Sunday, August 30 2015 1:27 AM EDT2015-08-30 05:27:15 GMT
    Who will be right? The national pollsters or the Great Lakes Valley Conference coaches? Well, the Quincy University men's soccer team would like it to be anyone other than the GLVC skippers. Despite being ranked No. 3 in the NCAA Division II preseason national poll...
    Who will be right? The national pollsters or the Great Lakes Valley Conference coaches? Well, the Quincy University men's soccer team would like it to be anyone other than the GLVC skippers. Despite being ranked No. 3 in the NCAA Division II preseason national poll...
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  • HUGS meeting to be held Sept. 1

    HUGS meeting to be held Sept. 1

    Friday, August 28 2015 6:03 PM EDT2015-08-28 22:03:12 GMT
    CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The monthly meeting for HUGS (Helping Us Give Support) is Tuesday, Sept. 1, at 5:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church, 701 Wabash Ave, Carthage (three blocks south of Middle School/Circle K on Route 136)....
    CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The monthly meeting for HUGS (Helping Us Give Support) is Tuesday, Sept. 1, at 5:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church, 701 Wabash Ave, Carthage (three blocks south of Middle School/Circle K on Route 136)....
  • Registration ends Aug. 31 for pumpkin field day

    Registration ends Aug. 31 for pumpkin field day

    Friday, August 28 2015 6:02 PM EDT2015-08-28 22:02:24 GMT
    URBANA, Ill. -- The registration deadline is Monday, Aug. 31, for the Illinois Pumpkin Field Day. The field day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at the University of Illinois Vegetable Crops...
    URBANA, Ill. -- The registration deadline is Monday, Aug. 31, for the Illinois Pumpkin Field Day. The field day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at the University of Illinois Vegetable Crops...
  • Symposium in Springfield targets West-Central Illinois women

    Symposium in Springfield targets West-Central Illinois women

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 2:59 PM EDT2015-08-26 18:59:48 GMT
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- A Sept. 2 symposium in Springfield targets women from West-Central Illinois interested in expanding professional and personal competencies and making relevant connections through networking. Illinois...
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- A Sept. 2 symposium in Springfield targets women from West-Central Illinois interested in expanding professional and personal competencies and making relevant connections through networking. Illinois...
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