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7-Day Forecast: Jacksonville

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Currently in Jacksonville as of

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7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

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Currently in Quincy as of

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7-Day Forecast: Kirksville

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7-Day Forecast: Keokuk Municipal

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Currently in Keokuk as of

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  • Barometer: 30.09 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:03
  • Sunset: 20:20
  • Humidity: 73%
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Conversion of former school into apartment building showing progress

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Felicia Powell has heard that a time capsule has been buried somewhere at the old Emerson School, and she wants to find it. "I just want somebody to tell me it doesn't exist to move on with my life, or (tell me)... More>>

Mendon School Board considers closing Greenfield Elementary as it looks to cut $400,000

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Shuttering Greenfield Elementary School in Ursa is one option on the table for the Mendon School Board as it looks to cut $400,000 from its budget. Superintendent Brian Kurz said the School Board will... More>>

Three-quarter-cent sales tax would generate $5.4 billion for Missouri roads

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A transportation sales tax issue that will be decided next Tuesday represents a big decision for Missouri voters. Bill Smith, executive director of the Lewis County Industrial Authority, officially... More>>

Fair attendance believed to have been highest since Garth Brooks performed in 1990

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It was a very good year for the Adams County Fair. A combination of cooler-than-usual July weather, coupled with popular attractions and continued physical improvements to the fairgrounds, pushed the estimated fair attendance past 50,000 people. Veteran directors said that figure is believed to be the highest since 1990, when budding country music superstar Garth Brooks -- who was 27 at the time -- performed at the fairgrounds. More>>

United Way sets record $1.25 million goal

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The United Way of Adams County has established a record $1.25 million goal for its 78th annual campaign. Campaign chairman Chris Niemann made the announcement Thursday morning during a news conference at Upper Moorman Park. Niemann emphasized the United Way's impact in the areas of advancing education, income and health in Adams County. More>>

Three to vie for title of queen at Payson Old Settler's picnic

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PAYSON, Ill. -- Three young women will compete Saturday for the title of 2014 Old Settler's Association queen during the 121st annual Payson Old Settler's Picnic from Friday through Sunday. The event will also... More>>

New video technology at YMCA will enhance fitness programs

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Quincy Family YMCA officials expect a new workout concept to become a popular addition to their physical fitness offerings. "Fitness on Demand" will allow an entire group or simply one person to select from a variety of... More>>

Driver escapes truck fire on I-72 near Barry

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A truck owned by Micro-Surfacing, based in East Peoria, caught on fire while traveling on I-72 at Exit Ramp 20 near Barry on Wednesday morning. Herald-Whig Photographer Michael Kipley was on the scene and talked to the driver, Dan Hulva, who said the truck "just caught on fire on the highway." More>>

C-SC fundraising campaign tops goal by $3 million

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CANTON, Mo. -- Culver-Stockton College has concluded its three-year fundraising campaign last month by raising $3 million more than the original goal and setting two records in the process. The campaign, "A Vision for... More>>

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  • Western Illinois Threshers Show begins Friday

    Western Illinois Threshers Show begins Friday

    Thursday, July 31 2014 3:26 PM EDT2014-07-31 19:26:51 GMT
    HAMILTON, Ill. --The 47th annual Western Illinois Threshers Bee and Antique Show begins Friday, Aug. 1, north of Hamilton, and continues Aug. 2 and 3, with three days of demonstrations and activities. This year the show...
    HAMILTON, Ill. --The 47th annual Western Illinois Threshers Bee and Antique Show begins Friday, Aug. 1, north of Hamilton, and continues Aug. 2 and 3, with three days of demonstrations and activities. This year the show...
  • Need a 120-foot repeater tower? Adams County has one for sale

    Need a 120-foot repeater tower? Adams County has one for sale

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:59 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:59:08 GMT
    Adams County Treasurer Terry Asher typically doesn't have much to say about the properties that are being sold through the county's annual tax sale, but one property caught his attention this year. A tract of...
    Adams County Treasurer Terry Asher typically doesn't have much to say about the properties that are being sold through the county's annual tax sale, but one property caught his attention this year. A tract of...
  • Butler named resident judge for Schuyler County

    Butler named resident judge for Schuyler County

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:45:28 GMT
    RUSHVILLE, Ill. -- A familiar face at the Schuyler County Courthouse has been named as the resident circuit judge for the county. The Illinois Supreme Court on Monday announced that Associate Judge Scott J. Butler has...
    RUSHVILLE, Ill. -- A familiar face at the Schuyler County Courthouse has been named as the resident circuit judge for the county. The Illinois Supreme Court on Monday announced that Associate Judge Scott J. Butler has...
  • Electronic privacy vote in Missouri duplicates state, federal laws

    Electronic privacy vote in Missouri duplicates state, federal laws

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-07-30 16:42:07 GMT
    PALMYRA, Mo. -- Law enforcement officers and prosecutors say a constitutional amendment on electronic privacy coming up for a vote would duplicate state and federal law. Amendment 9 would require police to obtain a warrant before searching or seizing electronic communications and data available on cellphones, computers and related devices. Marion County Sheriff Jimmy Shinn doesn't have anything against Amendment 9, but he said it requires procedures that already are in place.
    PALMYRA, Mo. -- Law enforcement officers and prosecutors say a constitutional amendment on electronic privacy coming up for a vote would duplicate state and federal law. Amendment 9 would require police to obtain a warrant before searching or seizing electronic communications and data available on cellphones, computers and related devices. Marion County Sheriff Jimmy Shinn doesn't have anything against Amendment 9, but he said it requires procedures that already are in place.
  • State auditor: 'Impossible to determine' if former Clark County circuit clerk stole money

    State auditor: 'Impossible to determine' if former Clark County circuit clerk stole money

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:52 AM EDT2014-07-30 13:52:17 GMT
    Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich said Tuesday that former Clark County Circuit Clerk Mary D. Jones is the 28th public official to be suspected of embezzling money since he took office in January 2011. Schweich on Tuesday released a 24-page report which shows the county was short $12,181 in misappropriated court funds and missing money when Jones was in office in 2001, 2003 and 2011 through 2013.
    Missouri Auditor Tom Schweich said Tuesday that former Clark County Circuit Clerk Mary D. Jones is the 28th public official to be suspected of embezzling money since he took office in January 2011. Schweich on Tuesday released a 24-page report which shows the county was short $12,181 in misappropriated court funds and missing money when Jones was in office in 2001, 2003 and 2011 through 2013.
  • Ursa Farmers Co-op now has equipment for grain entrapment rescues

    Ursa Farmers Co-op now has equipment for grain entrapment rescues

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:34 AM EDT2014-07-30 13:34:08 GMT
    An area farm cooperative now has equipment available that could save farm workers from grain entrapment, an agricultural hazard that data shows is often fatal. With a matching-fund donation from CoBank, the Ursa Farmers Cooperative recently purchased a grain rescue tube for $5,000.
    An area farm cooperative now has equipment available that could save farm workers from grain entrapment, an agricultural hazard that data shows is often fatal. With a matching-fund donation from CoBank, the Ursa Farmers Cooperative recently purchased a grain rescue tube for $5,000.
  • 'You're in it for the rush': Demo derby drivers love putting on show

    'You're in it for the rush': Demo derby drivers love putting on show

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 9:16 AM EDT2014-07-30 13:16:16 GMT
    Michelle Gallaher did not even attempt to veil her enthusiasm. Her anticipation of the rock-'em, sock-'em nature of a demolition derby was apparent leading up to Tuesday's main attraction on the closing night of the 73rd Adams County Fair. "I'm here for the crashes," said Gallaher, who with her husband, Terry, and other family members made the haul from New London, Mo.
    Michelle Gallaher did not even attempt to veil her enthusiasm. Her anticipation of the rock-'em, sock-'em nature of a demolition derby was apparent leading up to Tuesday's main attraction on the closing night of the 73rd Adams County Fair. "I'm here for the crashes," said Gallaher, who with her husband, Terry, and other family members made the haul from New London, Mo.

  • Bluff City Theater finds 'perfect building' in downtown Hannibal

    Bluff City Theater finds 'perfect building' in downtown Hannibal

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:59 PM EDT2014-07-30 01:59:54 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Joe Anderson knows all about the right way to develop a theater. "You build an organization, build an audience, then build a building," Anderson said. "So many get in trouble early on committing to expensive performance venues before they have the ability to pay for it." But taking the wrong approach might pay off for the new Bluff City Theater in Hannibal.
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Joe Anderson knows all about the right way to develop a theater. "You build an organization, build an audience, then build a building," Anderson said. "So many get in trouble early on committing to expensive performance venues before they have the ability to pay for it." But taking the wrong approach might pay off for the new Bluff City Theater in Hannibal.
  • Six percent of state workers in four-county area made more than $100K in 2013

    Six percent of state workers in four-county area made more than $100K in 2013

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 3:33 PM EDT2014-07-29 19:33:05 GMT
    A published report has found that more than 10 percent of Illinois government employees made more than $100,000 in 2013, an increase of 1,600 employees from a year earlier. In Adams, Brown, Hancock and Pike counties,...
    A published report has found that more than 10 percent of Illinois government employees made more than $100,000 in 2013, an increase of 1,600 employees from a year earlier. In Adams, Brown, Hancock and Pike counties,...
  • Faulty dehumidifier causes early-morning fire at 2410 Hampshire

    Faulty dehumidifier causes early-morning fire at 2410 Hampshire

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:56 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:56:16 GMT
    A malfunctioning dehumidifier is being blamed for a fire at 3:18 a.m. Tuesday at 2410 Hampshire. Smoke detectors alerted the residents of the house, who escaped unharmed with their pets. The fire damage was limited to...
    A malfunctioning dehumidifier is being blamed for a fire at 3:18 a.m. Tuesday at 2410 Hampshire. Smoke detectors alerted the residents of the house, who escaped unharmed with their pets. The fire damage was limited to...
  • Audit finds former Clark County circuit clerk waived court fees for family

    Audit finds former Clark County circuit clerk waived court fees for family

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:05 AM EDT2014-07-29 15:05:38 GMT
    A state audit reveals that former Clark County Circuit Clerk Mary D. Jones failed to deposit some money received by the office and did not collect court costs in several cases, some of which involved family members. State Auditor Thomas A. Schweich released a 24-page report Tuesday which shows the county was short $12,181 in misappropriated court funds and missing monies.
    A state audit reveals that former Clark County Circuit Clerk Mary D. Jones failed to deposit some money received by the office and did not collect court costs in several cases, some of which involved family members. State Auditor Thomas A. Schweich released a 24-page report Tuesday which shows the county was short $12,181 in misappropriated court funds and missing monies.
  • Christian Science Church selling Vermont property

    Christian Science Church selling Vermont property

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:41 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:41:46 GMT
    The Christian Science Church building at 1664 Vermont is for sale. Church member Scott Walden said the sale of the building is part of the congregation's plan to downsize. He described the congregation as "small" and no longer in need of the building, which has housed the denomination since 1910. The 5,190-square-foot site is listed with Happel Realtors for $289,000.
    The Christian Science Church building at 1664 Vermont is for sale. Church member Scott Walden said the sale of the building is part of the congregation's plan to downsize. He described the congregation as "small" and no longer in need of the building, which has housed the denomination since 1910. The 5,190-square-foot site is listed with Happel Realtors for $289,000.
  • City to seek proposals for former driver's license facility property

    City to seek proposals for former driver's license facility property

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:36 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:36:00 GMT
    Proposals will be sought for redevelopment of the former driver's license facility site on Quincy's north side. The city demolished the building at 1030 N. Fifth earlier this year. The city's Finance...
    Proposals will be sought for redevelopment of the former driver's license facility site on Quincy's north side. The city demolished the building at 1030 N. Fifth earlier this year. The city's Finance...
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  • Mendon School Board considers closing Greenfield Elementary as it looks to cut $400,000

    Mendon School Board considers closing Greenfield Elementary as it looks to cut $400,000

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:33 AM EDT2014-08-01 14:33:16 GMT
    Shuttering Greenfield Elementary School in Ursa is one option on the table for the Mendon School Board as it looks to cut $400,000 from its budget. Superintendent Brian Kurz said the School Board will...
    Shuttering Greenfield Elementary School in Ursa is one option on the table for the Mendon School Board as it looks to cut $400,000 from its budget. Superintendent Brian Kurz said the School Board will...
  • Three-quarter-cent sales tax would generate $5.4 billion for Missouri roads

    Three-quarter-cent sales tax would generate $5.4 billion for Missouri roads

    Friday, August 1 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-08-01 14:04:56 GMT
    A transportation sales tax issue that will be decided next Tuesday represents a big decision for Missouri voters. Bill Smith, executive director of the Lewis County Industrial Authority, officially...
    A transportation sales tax issue that will be decided next Tuesday represents a big decision for Missouri voters. Bill Smith, executive director of the Lewis County Industrial Authority, officially...
  • United Way sets record $1.25 million goal

    United Way sets record $1.25 million goal

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-07-31 16:35:38 GMT
    The United Way of Adams County has established a record $1.25 million goal for its 78th annual campaign. Campaign chairman Chris Niemann made the announcement Thursday morning during a news conference at Upper Moorman Park. Niemann emphasized the United Way's impact in the areas of advancing education, income and health in Adams County.
    The United Way of Adams County has established a record $1.25 million goal for its 78th annual campaign. Campaign chairman Chris Niemann made the announcement Thursday morning during a news conference at Upper Moorman Park. Niemann emphasized the United Way's impact in the areas of advancing education, income and health in Adams County.
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  • VIDEO: Pittsfield man's robot

    VIDEO: Pittsfield man's robot

    Children enrolled in the Pittsfield Youth Library’s Summer Camp react as they meet “Tobor the Robot” during an open house recently inside the library. “Tobor” is the creation of Darwin Feenstra, a longtime science buff who created the robot from scrap computer parts and other material. 

    Children enrolled in the Pittsfield Youth Library’s Summer Camp react as they meet “Tobor the Robot” during an open house recently inside the library. “Tobor” is the creation of Darwin Feenstra, a longtime science buff who created the robot from scrap computer parts and other material. 


  • VIDEO: Getting muddy at the Big Heat

    VIDEO: Getting muddy at the Big Heat

     Natalie Zimmerman of Quincy races her 10-year-old nephew Hunter Wilson during Blessing Health System's Big Heat Xtreme Obstacle Course at the Adams County Fair on Sunday.

     Natalie Zimmerman of Quincy races her 10-year-old nephew Hunter Wilson during Blessing Health System's Big Heat Xtreme Obstacle Course at the Adams County Fair on Sunday.

  • VIDEO INTERVIEW: Manhunt near Illinois Veterans Home

    VIDEO INTERVIEW: Manhunt near Illinois Veterans Home

     Deputy Chief Doug VanderMaiden talks to reporters Monday about the manhunt for two men wanted in connection with a home invasion near the Illinois Veterans Home.

     Deputy Chief Doug VanderMaiden talks to reporters Monday about the manhunt for two men wanted in connection with a home invasion near the Illinois Veterans Home.

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  • Your Turn with ... Joan Tenhouse

    Your Turn with ... Joan Tenhouse

    Saturday, July 26 2014 1:03 AM EDT2014-07-26 05:03:02 GMT
    When I was a kid, I wanted to be ... a beautician. What would you rather be doing right now? Taking a vacation. Don't tell anyone that ... my sister-in-law and I share the same birthday (4 years apart), we were...
    When I was a kid, I wanted to be ... a beautician. What would you rather be doing right now? Taking a vacation. Don't tell anyone that ... my sister-in-law and I share the same birthday (4 years apart), we were...
  • Your Turn with ... Charlie Hull

    Your Turn with ... Charlie Hull

    Friday, July 11 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-07-11 23:00:40 GMT
    When I was a kid, I wanted to be ... the radio announcer for the Cardinals because I figured I'd get paid to talk about baseball, and that sounded pretty fun to me. What would you rather be doing right now? Watching...
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  • On the Street: Brush with greatness, nerdy fans

    On the Street: Brush with greatness, nerdy fans

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    CELEBRITY WATCH: While in Kansas City to watch the Culver-Stockton College men's basketball team play in the NAIA Division I national tournament, C-SC athletic director Greg McVey and women's soccer
    CELEBRITY WATCH: While in Kansas City to watch the Culver-Stockton College men's basketball team play in the NAIA Division I national tournament, C-SC athletic director Greg McVey and women's soccer coach Tyler...
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