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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Tuesday
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  • 82°
  • 67°

Cloudy

Wednesday
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  • 80°
  • 67°

Thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 83°
  • 66°

Mix of sun and clouds

Friday
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  • 79°
  • 64°

Times of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 81°
  • 66°

More clouds than sun

Sunday
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  • 81°
  • 67°

A few thunderstorms possible

Monday
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  • 85°
  • 68°

Mix of sun and clouds

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SE @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.02 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:06:47 am
  • Sunset: 08:16:19 pm
  • Humidity: 62
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 4

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Tuesday
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  • 81°
  • 62°

Mix of sun and clouds

Wednesday
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  • 83°
  • 64°

Slight chance of a thunderstorm

Thursday
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  • 83°
  • 63°

Partly cloudy

Friday
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  • 84°
  • 63°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Saturday
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  • 83°
  • 65°

More clouds than sun

Sunday
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  • 82°
  • 65°

Times of sun and clouds

Monday
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  • 84°
  • 64°

Partly cloudy

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 73°(Feels like 73°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: NNE @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.04 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:02:26 am
  • Sunset: 08:14:36 pm
  • Humidity: 67
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Tuesday
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  • 83°
  • 67°

Scattered thunderstorms possible

Wednesday
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  • 82°
  • 69°

A few thunderstorms possible

Thursday
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  • 82°
  • 67°

Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

Friday
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  • 85°
  • 66°

Times of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 84°
  • 68°

Mostly cloudy

Sunday
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  • 85°
  • 68°

Scattered thunderstorms possible

Monday
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  • 86°
  • 67°

More sun than clouds

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 76°(Feels like 78°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: ENE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:04:59 am
  • Sunset: 08:13:07 pm
  • Humidity: 66
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 7

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Tuesday
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  • 83°
  • 67°

Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm

Wednesday
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  • 81°
  • 68°

Scattered thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 83°
  • 67°

Times of sun and clouds

Friday
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  • 87°
  • 66°

Mix of sun and clouds

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • 68°

More clouds than sun

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

Scattered thunderstorms possible

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 87°
  • 67°

More sun than clouds

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 77°(Feels like 79°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: ESE @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:07:31 am
  • Sunset: 08:16:00 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 6

Regional Conditions

Quincy
74°
Macomb
73°
Pittsfield
76°
Hannibal
77°

Rain, windstorm, heat result in one of worst seasons for area golf courses

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First, it was The Rain. Then came The Storm. And lately, it's been The Heat. Trying to operate a golf course this summer in West-Central Illinois or Northeast Missouri has been a challenge. More>>

Friends share magical flair at fair

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Zach Bunch and Nate Gilbert have developed a magical relationship. The two 14-year-old Quincy boys are partners in Z&N Magic Productions. They've been wowing crowds this week at the Adams County Fair with a series of daily shows featuring classic illusions, card tricks and mind-reading gags. More>>

Adams, Brown, Pike counties included in state disaster assistance request

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Assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency is being requested for 23 counties — including Adams, Brown and Pike — that were hit by severe storms resulting in heavy rainfall, flash and river flooding, tornadoes and straight-line winds in June and July. The request was made by Gov. Bruce Rauner, who also issued a state disaster proclamation for the counties. More>>

Aldermen agree to hire two firms to finish storm debris cleanup

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Two firms hired by the city of Quincy are expected to finish the debris cleanup of city streets and rights of way by Friday. The Quincy City Council on Monday approved the contracts of Littleton Storm Service of Jacksonville, Ill., and Clean Sweep of Shelbyville, Ill., for $213,000. More>>

Quincy native hopes short story serves as thank you to nurse that saved niece's life

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A Quincy native wants her newly published short story to serve as a thank you to the woman who came to her niece's aid four years ago in St. Louis. More>>

Canton woman demonstrates making traditional remedies at Adams County fair

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Three crates of lye soap in front of Linda Reece's tent offered more than opportunities for clean, smooth skin. The cream-colored bars were individual reminders of a survival skill and a long-standing art that Reece, a Canton, Ill. resident, has practiced for more than three decades. More>>

Brown County Fair kicks off Tuesday in Mount Sterling

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The Brown County Fair kicks off Tuesday night with new attractions and returning favorites at the fairgrounds in Mount Sterling. More>>

Five injured in crash south of New London

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A two-vehicle crash Sunday night south of New London sent five people to the hospital with moderate to serious injuries.  More>>

Alzheimer's group hopes to raise $70K during Sept. 3 walk

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The Quincy Area Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association has established a lofty goal for the 19th annual Walk to End Alzheimer's fundraiser. The organization is hoping to reach $70,000 for the Sept. 3 event at Clat Adams Park. More>>

Adams County Fair-goers get muddy in obstacle course

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J.R. Thompson didn't hesitate to share who urged him to crawl through inches of fresh mud at the Adams County Fairgrounds Sunday afternoon. "He made me," Thompson said, pointing to his 10-year-old son, Brock. "It looked fun," Brock countered. The pair from Naples, Fla., were two of 165 children and adults to take on Blessing Health System's fourth annual Big Heat Xtreme Obstacle Course during the Adams County Fair. More>>

Shields leaves QND before coaching one game, takes job at New Mexico high school

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QUINCY — Tom Shields walked out the front doors of Quincy Notre Dame High School, climbed into the driver’s seat of his Toyota and drove away Sunday afternoon for the final time after unexpectedly ending an abbreviated coaching stint. Two days after being named the head boys basketball coach at Alamogordo High School in Alamogordo, N.M., the 67-year-old Shields resigned from the same position at QND a little more than three months after taking the job... More>>

U.S. 54 Champ Clark Bridge to close during the day Aug. 10-13

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The Champ Clark Bridge will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10-13 so the Missouri Department of Transportation can conduct its annual in-depth inspection on the span. More>>

Rauner counsel, union debate vetoed bill

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Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's general counsel said legislation vetoed last week would have "stripped the governor's collective bargaining powers," and potentially cost the state billions of dollars. Jason Barclay said Senate Bill 1229 was designed to give unions the power to walk away from contract talks and seek "interest arbitration" by an unelected party who is not accountable to taxpayers or voters. More>>

ISBE issues new eligibility guidelines for Child and Adult Care Food Program

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The Illinois State Board of Education recently issued new eligibility guidelines for the Child and Adult Care Food Program for the fiscal year that began July 1. Under the CACFP, federal funding is provided through the state to make sure nutritious meals are provided to children from low-income homes taking part in child care centers, Head Start programs, before- and after-school programs, emergency shelters and participating day-care homes. More>>

Clinic move clears way for next phase of work at former Carthage hospital site

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A new location for a Carthage clinic will wrap up a series of moves tied to Memorial Hospital's new medical building. Women and Family Medical Group, part of the Memorial Medical Clinic, will open at 8 a.m. Monday at 630 Locust, the former Midwest Family Medical Care. Family Care After-Hours will begin seeing patients in the same location at 5 p.m. Monday. More>>

Ely bridge completion slowed by rain

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Hannibal residents hoping to use the Ely Street bridge might do so as soon as mid-August. Public Works Superintendent Brian Chaplin said that heavy rains delayed installation of a new, 80-foot steel span over Bear Creek. He said the bridge should be open for public use "by Aug. 13 or 14." More>>

New Hannibal Middle School principal ready to dig in

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Matt Nimmo is chomping at the bit to get out of his small office near the front of Hannibal Middle School. As the school's new principal, Nimmo is eager to get to know the staff members and students who walk the halls. More>>

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  • Lincoln's friendship with Quincy attorney featured in Springfield exhibit

    Lincoln's friendship with Quincy attorney featured in Springfield exhibit

    Sunday, August 2 2015 12:41 AM EDT2015-08-02 04:41:55 GMT
    Abraham Lincoln's close relationship with a Quincy attorney is a significant part of a new exhibit opening Aug. 3 at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield. The exhibit -- "With Firmness in the Right: Lincoln and the Jews" -- will be on display through Nov. 15.
    Abraham Lincoln's close relationship with a Quincy attorney is a significant part of a new exhibit opening Aug. 3 at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield. The exhibit -- "With Firmness in the Right: Lincoln and the Jews" -- will be on display through Nov. 15.
  • Happy hours return to Quincy bars, restaurants

    Happy hours return to Quincy bars, restaurants

    Sunday, August 2 2015 12:02 AM EDT2015-08-02 04:02:22 GMT
    Looking for ways to draw people to Tangerine Bowl and the in-house Spare Time Sports Bar, Pam Wiewel is anxious to see if the state's new happy hour law will do the trick.
    Looking for ways to draw people to Tangerine Bowl and the in-house Spare Time Sports Bar, Pam Wiewel is anxious to see if the state's new happy hour law will do the trick.
  • YOUR TURN: Shelly Steinkamp

    YOUR TURN: Shelly Steinkamp

    Saturday, August 1 2015 11:58 PM EDT2015-08-02 03:58:25 GMT
    Shelly Steinkamp, 57, is an insurance agent for O'Brien Insurance Agency. She and her husband, Joe, have three grown children. Steinkamp grew up on a dairy farm outside Quincy and still lives just outside the city limits on five beautiful acres.
    Shelly Steinkamp, 57, is an insurance agent for O'Brien Insurance Agency. She and her husband, Joe, have three grown children. Steinkamp grew up on a dairy farm outside Quincy and still lives just outside the city limits on five beautiful acres.
  • Speed back where he started — in a kart

    Speed back where he started — in a kart

    Saturday, August 1 2015 12:39 AM EDT2015-08-01 04:39:16 GMT
    WEST QUINCY, Mo. -- Lake Speed would not have missed this weekend for the world. The former NASCAR Sprint Cup driver was a success at TNT Kartways -- and in the world of karting -- long before he rose to national prominence on the high banks of Daytona.
    WEST QUINCY, Mo. -- Lake Speed would not have missed this weekend for the world. The former NASCAR Sprint Cup driver was a success at TNT Kartways -- and in the world of karting -- long before he rose to national prominence on the high banks of Daytona.
  • Seven firms submit qualifications to design new Adams County Jail

    Seven firms submit qualifications to design new Adams County Jail

    Saturday, August 1 2015 12:26 AM EDT2015-08-01 04:26:50 GMT
    QUINCY -- Adams County received seven submissions from architecture and engineering firms that want to design the new Adams County Jail. Qualifications were due to the county Friday afternoon after firms had more than a month to put together proposals.
    QUINCY -- Adams County received seven submissions from architecture and engineering firms that want to design the new Adams County Jail. Qualifications were due to the county Friday afternoon after firms had more than a month to put together proposals.
  • United Way campaign goal is $1.15 million

    United Way campaign goal is $1.15 million

    Saturday, August 1 2015 12:25 AM EDT2015-08-01 04:25:32 GMT
    MENDON, Ill. -- The United Way of Adams County launched its 79th Annual Campaign Friday at the Adams County Fair in conjunction with its Community Impact Celebration. Campaign Chairman Mark Hayes said this year's goal is to raise $1.15 million through corporate support, workplace campaigns, individual gifts and special events.
    MENDON, Ill. -- The United Way of Adams County launched its 79th Annual Campaign Friday at the Adams County Fair in conjunction with its Community Impact Celebration. Campaign Chairman Mark Hayes said this year's goal is to raise $1.15 million through corporate support, workplace campaigns, individual gifts and special events.
  • Bull-riding competition attracts throng at Adams County Fair

    Bull-riding competition attracts throng at Adams County Fair

    Saturday, August 1 2015 12:19 AM EDT2015-08-01 04:19:46 GMT
    MENDON, Ill. -- Friday night was showtime for Casey Coulter and more than two dozen of his closest friends. Coulter, 25, is a professional bull rider from Arkansas. He was one of 30 contestants taking part in a bull-riding showdown at the Adams County Fair near Mendon as a big, enthusiastic crowd cheered from the grandstand.
    MENDON, Ill. -- Friday night was showtime for Casey Coulter and more than two dozen of his closest friends. Coulter, 25, is a professional bull rider from Arkansas. He was one of 30 contestants taking part in a bull-riding showdown at the Adams County Fair near Mendon as a big, enthusiastic crowd cheered from the grandstand.
  • St. Jude Run has special meaning for Oklahoma man

    St. Jude Run has special meaning for Oklahoma man

    Saturday, August 1 2015 12:11 AM EDT2015-08-01 04:11:59 GMT
    QUINCY -- All it took was one St. Jude Quincy to Peoria run and Brian Blakley was hooked. "It's just the people and the little kids and when you get to the (Peoria) Civic Center and the kids from St. Jude's are slapping you high-fives," Blakley said Friday afternoon before embarking on his ninth run.
    QUINCY -- All it took was one St. Jude Quincy to Peoria run and Brian Blakley was hooked. "It's just the people and the little kids and when you get to the (Peoria) Civic Center and the kids from St. Jude's are slapping you high-fives," Blakley said Friday afternoon before embarking on his ninth run.
  • Criders' trial set to be heard in August

    Criders' trial set to be heard in August

    Friday, July 31 2015 12:48 PM EDT2015-07-31 16:48:04 GMT
    Steson CriderSteson Crider
    Two people arrested in connection with the March 28 shooting death of 12-year-old Ray Humphrey Jr. are ready to go to trial.
    Two people arrested in connection with the March 28 shooting death of 12-year-old Ray Humphrey Jr. are ready to go to trial.
  • Quite a catch: Local anglers haul in rare blue catfish that will go on display at St. Louis Zoo

    Quite a catch: Local anglers haul in rare blue catfish that will go on display at St. Louis Zoo

    Friday, July 31 2015 11:04 AM EDT2015-07-31 15:04:26 GMT
    As the fish broke the water's surface, neither Sheldon Niekmap nor anyone else in his boat thought they had caught anything unusual.
    As the fish broke the water's surface, neither Sheldon Niekmap nor anyone else in his boat thought they had caught anything unusual.
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  • YOUR TURN: Shelly Steinkamp

    YOUR TURN: Shelly Steinkamp

    Saturday, August 1 2015 11:58 PM EDT2015-08-02 03:58:25 GMT
    Shelly Steinkamp, 57, is an insurance agent for O'Brien Insurance Agency. She and her husband, Joe, have three grown children. Steinkamp grew up on a dairy farm outside Quincy and still lives just outside the city limits on five beautiful acres.
    Shelly Steinkamp, 57, is an insurance agent for O'Brien Insurance Agency. She and her husband, Joe, have three grown children. Steinkamp grew up on a dairy farm outside Quincy and still lives just outside the city limits on five beautiful acres.
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