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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Monday
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  • 65°
  • 42°

Abundant sunshine

Tuesday
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  • 67°
  • 45°

Partly cloudy

Wednesday
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  • 71°
  • 47°

Plenty of sun

Thursday
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  • 70°
  • 47°

Sunny

Friday
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  • 75°
  • 56°

Sunny

Saturday
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  • 78°
  • 58°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Sunday
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  • 79°
  • 62°

Morning showers and thunderstorms

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 64°(Feels like 64°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NNE @ 10 mph
  • Barometer: 30.09 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:11:18 am
  • Sunset: 07:55:59 pm
  • Humidity: 37
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 4

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Monday
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  • 64°
  • 38°

Clear

Tuesday
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  • 68°
  • 41°

More sun than clouds

Wednesday
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  • 41°

A few clouds

Thursday
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  • 66°
  • 42°

Plenty of sun

Friday
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  • 73°
  • 51°

Mainly sunny

Saturday
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  • 55°

Slight chance of a thunderstorm

Sunday
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  • 79°
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Scattered thunderstorms

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 64°(Feels like 64°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NE @ 12 mph, gusting to 24 mph
  • Barometer: 30.12 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:07:15 am
  • Sunset: 07:54:00 pm
  • Humidity: 36
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 4

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Monday
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  • 64°
  • 41°

Mostly clear

Tuesday
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  • 67°
  • 44°

More sun than clouds

Wednesday
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  • 70°
  • 44°

A few clouds

Thursday
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  • 67°
  • 45°

Mostly sunny

Friday
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  • 74°
  • 53°

Abundant sunshine

Saturday
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  • 78°
  • 59°

Showers and thunderstorms

Sunday
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  • 81°
  • 61°

Morning showers and thunderstorms

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 65°(Feels like 65°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NNE @ 9 mph, gusting to 17 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:09:22 am
  • Sunset: 07:52:55 pm
  • Humidity: 32
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 4

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Monday
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  • 66°
  • 42°

Mainly clear

Tuesday
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  • 69°
  • 45°

Mostly sunny

Wednesday
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  • 72°
  • 46°

Mostly sunny

Thursday
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  • 69°
  • 46°

Abundant sunshine

Friday
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  • 77°
  • 55°

Sunshine

Saturday
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  • 80°
  • 60°

Thunderstorms

Sunday
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  • 83°
  • 62°

Thunderstorms early

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 68°(Feels like 68°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: N @ 12 mph, gusting to 17 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:11:55 am
  • Sunset: 07:55:46 pm
  • Humidity: 23
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 4

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Quincy
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Eric Paslay, Craig Wayne Boyd to perform at Adams County Fair

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Country music artist Eric Paslay will headline the 2015 Star Concert at this year's Adams County Fair with Craig Wayne Boyd as the opening act. Paslay is known for hits "Friday Night" and "Song about a Girl," while Boyd is a winner of NBC's "The Voice." More>>

Warsaw cook, kids make things "pretty" good

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Leia Morrison loves pretty things in the kitchen. "If you can make it pretty, it just makes it taste better," Morrison said. "I just love cooking, but sometimes baking is a little bit more fun. You can be a little more creative with presentation." She gets plenty of help from her kids Blake, 16, and 9-year-old twins Abbie and Mehra.


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At least 75 arrests made at underage drinking party in Brown County

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At least 75 of an estimated 200 juveniles were arrested at an underage drinking party early Sunday morning in Buckhorn Township in Brown County. Brown County State's Attorney Mark Vincent said Monday no charges have been filed against anyone involved in the incident. He said he is still waiting on police reports. More>>

New Dollar General to solve grocery problems for Mendon residents

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Construction of a Dollar General store at the east edge of Mendon has become the talk of the town. More>>

Three arrested in Pike County meth raids

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PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Three people were arrested Sunday night after officers from the Pike County Sheriff's Department and West Central Illinois Task Force served two search warrants in Pike County. Pike County Sheriff... More>>

Quincy's 175th anniversary giving Dogwood celebration a boost

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It seems that everyone loves a birthday party. With Quincy ready to celebrate its 175th anniversary during the annual Dogwood Festival this week, many want to be part of the special celebration. Organizers say all of the spots for Saturday's parade are filled, something that had not happened in 45 previous Dogwood parades.

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Uptick in accidents seen on Quincy streets during March

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More accidents happened on Quincy city streets in March than in February.  More>>

Volatility in state budget a concern for Adams County Board of Health

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Adams County Health Department is on target with its budget nearing the midpoint of the fiscal year, but it's the next fiscal year that has Administrator Jerrod Welch worried. "A much larger concern for our department is the volatility expected in state FY2016," Welch said in a report Thursday night at the quarterly meeting of the Adams County Board of Health.

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Community branding meeting to be held Tuesday at Quincy Public Library

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A team of consultants developing a marketing brand for Quincy and Adams County will hold a public meeting from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Quincy Public Library.
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Quincy company branches out with Arbor Day program

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Quincy company did something a little different this year to give back to the community. Sparked by an employee's love of trees, Trinity Containers decided to make like a modern-day Johnny Appleseed this week as part of Arbor Day celebrations.
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Quincy woman injured when car went into ditch along highway

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CARTHAGE, Ill. -- A Quincy woman was injured in a Thursday morning traffic crash on Ill. 336 in Hancock County. The Hancock County Sheriff's Department reports that a 2002 Pontiac Bonneville driven by Heaven Ditto,... More>>

Pontoosuc man pinned underneath motorcycle after sideswiping a pickup

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NIOTA, Ill. -- A Pontoosuc man is in fair condition in Blessing Hospital after a Wednesday afternoon crash south of the Niota/Fort Madison, Iowa, bridge. The Hancock County Sheriff's Department reports that a 2002... More>>

Ary appointed to fill vacant JWCC board seat

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The John Wood Community College Board of Trustees has appointed Diane Ary of Quincy to fill the vacant board seat left open by the resignation of Dene Lambkin. Ary will serve the remaining two years of... More>>

County clerks trying to prepare for new voter registration law

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State law will require counties to allow voters to register on election day as of June 1, about just a month before a July 7 primary. County Clerk Chuck Venvertloh said Adams County will not have the equipment to allow people to register at polling places, so anyone wanting to register on the day of the primary must do so at the Adams County Courthouse. More>>

Twenty-two volunteers at Ellington School donate hair to help children get wigs

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Six-year-old Beijah Sowards felt bad when she learned some kids her age were losing their hair because of illnesses. So she decided to do something about it. Beijah was one of 22 students, teachers and parents who stepped forward Wednesday morning at Ellington School to donate some of their own hair to an organization that provides wigs to kids who need them. More>>

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  • Quincy man sent to prison for role in home invasion

    Quincy man sent to prison for role in home invasion

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 9:03 PM EDT2015-04-23 01:03:19 GMT
     A Quincy man involved in a November home invasion on the city's northwest side was sentenced Wednesday to 14 years in prison.
     A Quincy man involved in a November home invasion on the city's northwest side was sentenced Wednesday to 14 years in prison.

  • Police finish investigation into Pittsfield property crimes

    Police finish investigation into Pittsfield property crimes

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 7:08 PM EDT2015-04-22 23:08:17 GMT
    Seven juveniles were taken into temporary custody Wednesday by Pittsfield police and the Pike County Sheriff's Department after a joint three-week investigation into reported thefts and criminal damage to property. Pike County Sheriff Paul Petty said there were more than 30 incidents where property had been taken from yards or where property had been damaged. 
    Seven juveniles were taken into temporary custody Wednesday by Pittsfield police and the Pike County Sheriff's Department after a joint three-week investigation into reported thefts and criminal damage to property. Pike County Sheriff Paul Petty said there were more than 30 incidents where property had been taken from yards or where property had been damaged. 
  • Teen facing robbery charge, another teen sought after Tuesday incident

    Teen facing robbery charge, another teen sought after Tuesday incident

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 4:37 PM EDT2015-04-22 20:37:18 GMT
    A 16-year-old boy is being held at the Adams County Juvenile Detention Center after allegedly taking part in the robbery of another teen. 
    A 16-year-old boy is being held at the Adams County Juvenile Detention Center after allegedly taking part in the robbery of another teen. 
  • 'We could start our own town': Strong sense of family for Zangers, who welcome 100th grandchild

    'We could start our own town': Strong sense of family for Zangers, who welcome 100th grandchild

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 12:21 PM EDT2015-04-22 16:21:33 GMT
    The Zangers recently welcomed their 100th grandchild, which makes family functions more than a get-together. "We rent out a church hall," said Austin Zanger, a grandson of Leo and Ruth. When Austin's wife, Ashleigh, gave birth to their second child, Jaxton Leo, on April 8, it became a historic moment. Jaxton was grandchild No. 100 for Leo and Ruth.
    The Zangers recently welcomed their 100th grandchild, which makes family functions more than a get-together. "We rent out a church hall," said Austin Zanger, a grandson of Leo and Ruth. When Austin's wife, Ashleigh, gave birth to their second child, Jaxton Leo, on April 8, it became a historic moment. Jaxton was grandchild No. 100 for Leo and Ruth.
  • Quincy man charged with neglecting his disabled wife will go to trial

    Quincy man charged with neglecting his disabled wife will go to trial

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 10:16 AM EDT2015-04-22 14:16:58 GMT
    Quincy man accused of neglecting to care for his bed-ridden wife and helping cause her death will go to trial in June. Derek L. Decker, 49, pleaded not guilty to one count of neglect of a disabled person during a preliminary hearing Tuesday in front of Judge William Mays, who put the case on the June jury docket. If convicted of the Class 3 felony, Decker faces between two and five years in prison.
    Quincy man accused of neglecting to care for his bed-ridden wife and helping cause her death will go to trial in June. Derek L. Decker, 49, pleaded not guilty to one count of neglect of a disabled person during a preliminary hearing Tuesday in front of Judge William Mays, who put the case on the June jury docket. If convicted of the Class 3 felony, Decker faces between two and five years in prison.
  • Condition of state roads will be key topic at May 6 listening session

    Condition of state roads will be key topic at May 6 listening session

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 10:09 AM EDT2015-04-22 14:09:50 GMT
    The Oakley-Lindsay Center will be the site of one of a series of statewide listening sessions designed to engage residents, businesses and local leaders in identifying the challenges and needs facing the infrastructure of Illinois -- specifically the condition of the state's roads. The listening session will be at 10 a.m. May 6.
    The Oakley-Lindsay Center will be the site of one of a series of statewide listening sessions designed to engage residents, businesses and local leaders in identifying the challenges and needs facing the infrastructure of Illinois -- specifically the condition of the state's roads. The listening session will be at 10 a.m. May 6.
  • Pikeland's Hawley honored as superintendent of distinction

    Pikeland's Hawley honored as superintendent of distinction

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 9:11 AM EDT2015-04-22 13:11:59 GMT
    Pikeland Superintendent Paula Hawley has been recognized as a "superintendent of distinction." The Illinois State Board of Education, Illinois Association of School Administrators and Illinois Principals Association recognized 26 exemplary school leaders Tuesday at an inaugural recognition luncheon at the Executive Mansion in Springfield.
    Pikeland Superintendent Paula Hawley has been recognized as a "superintendent of distinction." The Illinois State Board of Education, Illinois Association of School Administrators and Illinois Principals Association recognized 26 exemplary school leaders Tuesday at an inaugural recognition luncheon at the Executive Mansion in Springfield.
  • 4-H members turn into judges with livestock club

    4-H members turn into judges with livestock club

    Tuesday, April 21 2015 1:49 PM EDT2015-04-21 17:49:32 GMT
    The four goats paid little attention to the 4-H'ers standing in the pen, but the young people stayed focused on the animals. The next-to-last meeting of the 4-H Livestock Judging Club had members judging goats with help from longtime 4-H leader Greg Thompson.
    The four goats paid little attention to the 4-H'ers standing in the pen, but the young people stayed focused on the animals. The next-to-last meeting of the 4-H Livestock Judging Club had members judging goats with help from longtime 4-H leader Greg Thompson.
  • Smithsonian scientists to show how they identified lost grave at Sunday presentation

    Smithsonian scientists to show how they identified lost grave at Sunday presentation

    Friday, April 17 2015 9:41 AM EDT2015-04-17 13:41:46 GMT
    Visitors to the History Museum at Fourth and Maine on Sunday will learn how a 150-year-old mystery was solved. Forensic anthropologist David Hunt and historic archaeologist Deborah Hull-Walski of the Smithsonian Institution will present "Lost in Time," where they discuss how their team's forensic analysis led them to identify a boy lost to his family for more than six generations.
    Visitors to the History Museum at Fourth and Maine on Sunday will learn how a 150-year-old mystery was solved. Forensic anthropologist David Hunt and historic archaeologist Deborah Hull-Walski of the Smithsonian Institution will present "Lost in Time," where they discuss how their team's forensic analysis led them to identify a boy lost to his family for more than six generations.
  • 'Duck Dynasty' star Alan Robertson to speak at Quincy Christian School fundraiser

    'Duck Dynasty' star Alan Robertson to speak at Quincy Christian School fundraiser

    Monday, April 20 2015 9:20 AM EDT2015-04-20 13:20:19 GMT
    Magan Dunn says an impromptu change of vacation plans wound up leading to Alan Robertson's scheduled May 16 appearance at the Kroc Center. Alan Robertson is the eldest son of Duck Commander Co. founder Phil Robertson, whose family stars in the A&E Network megahit "Duck Dynasty."
    Magan Dunn says an impromptu change of vacation plans wound up leading to Alan Robertson's scheduled May 16 appearance at the Kroc Center. Alan Robertson is the eldest son of Duck Commander Co. founder Phil Robertson, whose family stars in the A&E Network megahit "Duck Dynasty."
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  • Fowler man cited for failure to yield at intersection

    Fowler man cited for failure to yield at intersection

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 9:02 AM EDT2015-04-22 13:02:59 GMT
    A Fowler driver was ticketed for failure to yield at an intersection, resulting in a two-truck collision Tuesday.
    A Fowler driver was ticketed for failure to yield at an intersection, resulting in a two-truck collision Tuesday.
  • Ace Hardware looking to locate on Pittsfield's west end

    Ace Hardware looking to locate on Pittsfield's west end

    Wednesday, April 22 2015 8:40 AM EDT2015-04-22 12:40:18 GMT
    Plans are underway to bring an Ace Hardware to Pittsfield. Developers who already have 11 other stores want to build one on the west end of Pittsfield. The Pittsfield City Council Tuesday approved a Street and Alley Committee recommendation to extend Fayette Street to the west to accommodate the new store and a Wastewater Committee recommendation to extend utilities to the site.
    Plans are underway to bring an Ace Hardware to Pittsfield. Developers who already have 11 other stores want to build one on the west end of Pittsfield. The Pittsfield City Council Tuesday approved a Street and Alley Committee recommendation to extend Fayette Street to the west to accommodate the new store and a Wastewater Committee recommendation to extend utilities to the site.
  • Illini clinic work on target for May completion

    Illini clinic work on target for May completion

    Tuesday, April 21 2015 12:46 PM EDT2015-04-21 16:46:11 GMT
    Work on the new Illini Rural Health Clinic at Illini Community Hospital is on target to meet a May 4 completion date. "We're into that ‘crunch time' phase when there's a lot of activity,...
    Work on the new Illini Rural Health Clinic at Illini Community Hospital is on target to meet a May 4 completion date. "We're into that ‘crunch time' phase when there's a lot of activity,...
  • Campaign starts to name Navy ship USS Quincy in honor of communities, president

    Campaign starts to name Navy ship USS Quincy in honor of communities, president

    Tuesday, April 21 2015 10:32 AM EDT2015-04-21 14:32:55 GMT
    A Quincy native and retired U.S. Navy captain hopes to honor President John Quincy Adams and the 11 communities named Quincy throughout the country by naming a ship after them.
    A Quincy native and retired U.S. Navy captain hopes to honor President John Quincy Adams and the 11 communities named Quincy throughout the country by naming a ship after them.
  • Residents question tree removal, though officials say it was done by proper procedure

    Residents question tree removal, though officials say it was done by proper procedure

    Monday, April 20 2015 8:53 AM EDT2015-04-20 12:53:24 GMT
    Some Quincy residents are questioning why a sycamore tree on the city's south side was removed last month, but city officials say appropriate protocol was followed.
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  • Delays still an issue at some VA hospitals a year after scandal broke

    Delays still an issue at some VA hospitals a year after scandal broke

    Sunday, April 19 2015 2:32 PM EDT2015-04-19 18:32:40 GMT
    Long waits at Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics have not dropped significantly in the year since a scandal led to the resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. "We are doing a whole series of things - the right things, I believe - to deal with the immediate issue," Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs Sloan Gibson said. "But we need an intermediate-term plan that moves us ahead a quantum leap ..."
    Long waits at Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics have not dropped significantly in the year since a scandal led to the resignation of VA Secretary Eric Shinseki. "We are doing a whole series of things - the right things, I believe - to deal with the immediate issue," Deputy Secretary of Veterans Affairs Sloan Gibson said. "But we need an intermediate-term plan that moves us ahead a quantum leap ..."
  • Quincy man arrested in connection with Liberty burglaries

    Quincy man arrested in connection with Liberty burglaries

    Friday, April 17 2015 10:36 PM EDT2015-04-18 02:36:28 GMT
    A Quincy man was arrested Friday afternoon in connection with several burglaries last month in Liberty. The Adams County Sheriff's Department reported the arrest of Joshua A. Stevens, 27. 
    A Quincy man was arrested Friday afternoon in connection with several burglaries last month in Liberty. The Adams County Sheriff's Department reported the arrest of Joshua A. Stevens, 27. 
  • Mellon announces campaign for 18th District seat vacated by Schock

    Mellon announces campaign for 18th District seat vacated by Schock

    Friday, April 17 2015 12:16 PM EDT2015-04-17 16:16:00 GMT
    Rob Mellon said rebuilding America's middle class and restoring the nation's democracy will be his top goals if elected to the 18th District congressional seat left vacant by the resignation of Aaron Schock at the end of March.
    Rob Mellon said rebuilding America's middle class and restoring the nation's democracy will be his top goals if elected to the 18th District congressional seat left vacant by the resignation of Aaron Schock at the end of March.
  • Illinois restores $97 million of school funding cuts

    Illinois restores $97 million of school funding cuts

    Friday, April 17 2015 11:38 AM EDT2015-04-17 15:38:00 GMT
    A funding plan approved Wednesday by the Illinois State Board of Education restored about $97 million originally cut for 600 of the state's most financially strapped school districts.
    A funding plan approved Wednesday by the Illinois State Board of Education restored about $97 million originally cut for 600 of the state's most financially strapped school districts.
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  • Early registration deadline nears for Mighty Mudder Dash-n-Bash

    Early registration deadline nears for Mighty Mudder Dash-n-Bash

    Friday, April 24 2015 11:25 PM EDT2015-04-25 03:25:49 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The second annual Mighty Mudder Dash-n-Bash -- Northeast Missouri's mud, color and water-drenched outdoor obstacle adventure -- will be held Saturday, Sept. 12, at the POPS...
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The second annual Mighty Mudder Dash-n-Bash -- Northeast Missouri's mud, color and water-drenched outdoor obstacle adventure -- will be held Saturday, Sept. 12, at the POPS...
  • Gaming convention planned for April 25 in Pittsfield

    Gaming convention planned for April 25 in Pittsfield

    Friday, April 24 2015 4:12 PM EDT2015-04-24 20:12:01 GMT
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Arcanum, a mini-convention for gaming, will take place Saturday in Pittsfield. The focus is on Magic the Gathering, a card game launched in the mid '90s. Play begins at 11 a.m. at the Pittsfield...
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Arcanum, a mini-convention for gaming, will take place Saturday in Pittsfield. The focus is on Magic the Gathering, a card game launched in the mid '90s. Play begins at 11 a.m. at the Pittsfield...
  • Ten Mile 4-H Club to hold Hillbilly Auction

    Ten Mile 4-H Club to hold Hillbilly Auction

    Thursday, April 23 2015 5:59 PM EDT2015-04-23 21:59:13 GMT
    The Ten Mile 4-H Club will hold a Hillbilly Auction Saturday, April 25, at the Lewis County Fairgrounds, 1 mile east of Lewistown on Hwy 16. Consignments will be accepted starting at 8 a.m. The sale will...
    The Ten Mile 4-H Club will hold a Hillbilly Auction Saturday, April 25, at the Lewis County Fairgrounds, 1 mile east of Lewistown on Hwy 16. Consignments will be accepted starting at 8 a.m. The sale will...
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