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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Sunday
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  • 57°
  • 35°

Morning showers

Monday
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  • 65°
  • 45°

A few clouds

Tuesday
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  • 70°
  • 45°

Mix of sun and clouds

Wednesday
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  • 71°
  • 52°

Sunny

Thursday
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  • 67°
  • 46°

A few thunderstorms possible

Friday
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  • 56°
  • 35°

Cloudy with rain

Saturday
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  • 53°
  • 38°

A few clouds

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 34°(Feels like 25°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 14 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:54:56 am
  • Sunset: 07:26:24 pm
  • Humidity: 64
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Sunday
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  • 59°
  • 32°

Windy with morning showers

Monday
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  • 66°
  • 44°

Mostly sunny

Tuesday
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  • 67°
  • 40°

Mix of sun and clouds

Wednesday
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  • 71°
  • 55°

Abundant sunshine

Thursday
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  • 67°
  • 43°

Scattered thunderstorms

Friday
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  • 52°
  • 33°

Mix of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 59°
  • 37°

Abundant sunshine

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 31°(Feels like 20°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 14 mph
  • Barometer: 30.11 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:51:43 am
  • Sunset: 07:23:41 pm
  • Humidity: 71
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Sunday
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  • 58°
  • 37°

Mostly cloudy

Monday
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  • 66°
  • 47°

More sun than clouds

Tuesday
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  • 70°
  • 44°

Sunny

Wednesday
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  • 73°
  • 58°

Abundant sunshine

Thursday
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  • 70°
  • 48°

Morning thunderstorms

Friday
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  • 55°
  • 36°

Mix of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 59°
  • 40°

Abundant sunshine

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 32°(Feels like 24°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SE @ 10 mph
  • Barometer: 30.13 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:52:38 am
  • Sunset: 07:23:46 pm
  • Humidity: 72
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Sunday
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  • 61°
  • 37°

Showers ending by midday

Monday
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  • 67°
  • 46°

Plenty of sun

Tuesday
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  • 72°
  • 45°

Sunny

Wednesday
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  • 77°
  • 59°

Sunny

Thursday
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  • 71°
  • 47°

Scattered thunderstorms

Friday
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  • 56°
  • 37°

Times of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 61°
  • 41°

Sunshine

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 36°(Feels like 27°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 13 mph, gusting to 21 mph
  • Barometer: 30.07 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:55:14 am
  • Sunset: 07:26:30 pm
  • Humidity: 65
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

Regional Conditions

Quincy
34°
Macomb
31°
Pittsfield
32°
Hannibal
36°

Master plan at Mark Twain Lake getting first update since 2004

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MONROE CITY, Mo. -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will soon begin updating its master plan for the Clarence Cannon Dam and Mark Twain Lake for the first time in a decade. Natural resource specialist Lonnie Forrest said the master plan serves as the corps' primary land-use document and discusses how land and water resources are managed for public recreation and conservation.

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Incumbent council member and former principal arrested on drug charge in the running for Hannibal's Fourth Ward

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HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Voters in Hannibal's Fourth Ward will decide on April 7 an aldermanic race that's hardly run-of-the-mill. Incumbent Jim Van Hoose and former A.D. Stowell Elementary School Principal Joshua "J.D." Foust are running to fulfill an unexpired term that Barry Louderman vacated in October, but that's not the most unusual aspect of the race.

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Voters in Clark County, several Northeast Missouri towns to decide on local use tax

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Two injured in motorcycle-car crash Saturday in Marion County

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Two people were injured when a motorcycle and a car collided at 4:40 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of routes A and M in Marion County.  More>>

C-SC professor travels with Rotary to administer polio vaccine in India

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CANTON, Mo. -- D'Ann Campbell wanted to be one of the legions of Rotary International members who travel abroad every year to vaccinate children against polio in areas at risk for new cases of the debilitating disease. She got her chance this year.

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Two people taken to Hannibal Regional Hospital after crash

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Two people suffered minor injuries Friday as a result of a two-vehicle crash at U.S. 61 and Route HH.  More>>

Viking River Cruises reportedly looking at Hannibal as future riverboat stop

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HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Tourism officials in Hannibal and Quincy, Ill., are celebrating the news that Viking River Cruises is planning to launch passenger cruises on the Mississippi River in 2017, with Hannibal a likely featured stop. More>>

Two Hannibal women arrested in drug case

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Two Hannibal women were arrested Wednesday after detectives with the Hannibal Police Department Narcotics Unit served a search warrant in the 1500 block of Wellman Street. Officers said they found a... More>>

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  • Four arrested in Hannibal after police find meth lab in hotel

    Four arrested in Hannibal after police find meth lab in hotel

    Thursday, March 26 2015 12:15 PM EDT2015-03-26 16:15:48 GMT
    Four people were arrested by Hannibal police Wednesday night after a methamphetamine lab was found inside a hotel. Hannibal police were called to America's Best Value Inn, 500 Mark Twain Ave.,...
    Four people were arrested by Hannibal police Wednesday night after a methamphetamine lab was found inside a hotel. Hannibal police were called to America's Best Value Inn, 500 Mark Twain Ave.,...
  • Program to help Northeast Missouri families facing foreclosure

    Program to help Northeast Missouri families facing foreclosure

    Thursday, March 26 2015 11:42 AM EDT2015-03-26 15:42:16 GMT
    A federal organization has awarded the North East Community Action Corporation $25,020 to help Northeast Missouri families on the brink of foreclosure keep their homes.
    A federal organization has awarded the North East Community Action Corporation $25,020 to help Northeast Missouri families on the brink of foreclosure keep their homes.
  • Regional layoffs show up in Missouri jobless report

    Regional layoffs show up in Missouri jobless report

    Wednesday, March 25 2015 10:46 AM EDT2015-03-25 14:46:05 GMT
    Big layoffs rippled through some of February's unemployment figures in Northeast Missouri counties. Unemployment reports for January and February were held while states coordinated with employers and re-examined all monthly jobs reports from 2014.
    Big layoffs rippled through some of February's unemployment figures in Northeast Missouri counties. Unemployment reports for January and February were held while states coordinated with employers and re-examined all monthly jobs reports from 2014.
  • Hannibal Finance Team gears up for state competition with community challenge

    Hannibal Finance Team gears up for state competition with community challenge

    Tuesday, March 24 2015 9:36 AM EDT2015-03-24 13:36:27 GMT
    Hannibal High School Finance Team students hoping to repeat success from previous competitions challenged teachers and bank representatives to a "finance feud" Monday to prepare for this year's contests.
    Hannibal High School Finance Team students hoping to repeat success from previous competitions challenged teachers and bank representatives to a "finance feud" Monday to prepare for this year's contests.
  • Hannibal child abuse case moves into circuit court

    Hannibal child abuse case moves into circuit court

    Monday, March 23 2015 7:38 PM EDT2015-03-23 23:38:00 GMT
    A Hannibal man accused of abusing a newborn last year had his case transferred to Marion County Circuit Court on Monday. Marion County Associate Court Judge John Jackson found there was probable cause to move the assault case of Dustin T. Dye, 30, to circuit court. 
    A Hannibal man accused of abusing a newborn last year had his case transferred to Marion County Circuit Court on Monday. Marion County Associate Court Judge John Jackson found there was probable cause to move the assault case of Dustin T. Dye, 30, to circuit court. 
  • Man arrested in connection with Hannibal burglary

    Man arrested in connection with Hannibal burglary

    Monday, March 23 2015 12:00 PM EDT2015-03-23 16:00:11 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. - A Hannibal man has been arrested in connection with an incident in which a home was entered and a sleeping man assaulted in a burglary early Friday morning at a residence on Fairway Drive. The Hannibal...
    HANNIBAL, Mo. - A Hannibal man has been arrested in connection with an incident in which a home was entered and a sleeping man assaulted in a burglary early Friday morning at a residence on Fairway Drive. The Hannibal...
  • Churchgoers returning home reportedly catch burglar in the act

    Churchgoers returning home reportedly catch burglar in the act

    Monday, March 23 2015 11:47 AM EDT2015-03-23 15:47:04 GMT
    Hannibal residents returning home from church early Sunday afternoon reportedly caught a man removing items from their car in the 4000 block of Cheyenne Ave. 
    Hannibal residents returning home from church early Sunday afternoon reportedly caught a man removing items from their car in the 4000 block of Cheyenne Ave. 
  • Missouri Farm Bureau, first in nation, celebrating 100th anniversary

    Missouri Farm Bureau, first in nation, celebrating 100th anniversary

    Monday, March 23 2015 11:43 AM EDT2015-03-23 15:43:08 GMT
    Chris Chinn finds it interesting to look back at what concerned the founders of Missouri Farm Bureau. "Much of their concerns are the same as they are today -- pastures being ripped up for corn planting and how to feed cattle, the same things we're seeing the last 3-4 years," said Chinn, a Shelby County farmer who represents District 2 on the MFB Board of Directors.
    Chris Chinn finds it interesting to look back at what concerned the founders of Missouri Farm Bureau. "Much of their concerns are the same as they are today -- pastures being ripped up for corn planting and how to feed cattle, the same things we're seeing the last 3-4 years," said Chinn, a Shelby County farmer who represents District 2 on the MFB Board of Directors.

  • Becky Thatcher Diner in downtown Hannibal will have vintage vibe

    Becky Thatcher Diner in downtown Hannibal will have vintage vibe

    Sunday, March 22 2015 12:41 AM EDT2015-03-22 04:41:56 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- A Hannibal businessman and a 15-year restaurant industry veteran are transforming the former Third Street Diner into a nostalgic nook named after one of Mark Twain's iconic characters. Mindy Dunbar, a manager of the Brick Oven in downtown Hannibal, will oversee the Becky Thatcher Diner, which is set to open in the first half of May at 213 N. Third.
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- A Hannibal businessman and a 15-year restaurant industry veteran are transforming the former Third Street Diner into a nostalgic nook named after one of Mark Twain's iconic characters. Mindy Dunbar, a manager of the Brick Oven in downtown Hannibal, will oversee the Becky Thatcher Diner, which is set to open in the first half of May at 213 N. Third.
  • Puppet committee brings 10,000 smiles to faces of patients at Hannibal hospital

    Puppet committee brings 10,000 smiles to faces of patients at Hannibal hospital

    Sunday, March 22 2015 12:39 AM EDT2015-03-22 04:39:19 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Eva Boggs, Sharon Laser and Shirley Jackson each have jobs to do as members of the Hannibal w Hospital Auxiliary's Puppet Committee, but none of them sees it as work. Jackson sews colorful fabric pieces together. Laser attaches plastic, painted clown faces to the puppet shells. Boggs puts stuffing in the puppets' heads to bring them to life.
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Eva Boggs, Sharon Laser and Shirley Jackson each have jobs to do as members of the Hannibal w Hospital Auxiliary's Puppet Committee, but none of them sees it as work. Jackson sews colorful fabric pieces together. Laser attaches plastic, painted clown faces to the puppet shells. Boggs puts stuffing in the puppets' heads to bring them to life.

  • Shelbina woman injured in Hunnewell crash

    Shelbina woman injured in Hunnewell crash

    Saturday, March 21 2015 9:59 PM EDT2015-03-22 01:59:22 GMT
    A Shelbina woman was injured in a Saturday morning traffic crash on U.S. 36 at Birch Street in Hunnewell. 
    A Shelbina woman was injured in a Saturday morning traffic crash on U.S. 36 at Birch Street in Hunnewell. 
  • Pike County man sues city of Louisiana, Mo., over Taser incident

    Pike County man sues city of Louisiana, Mo., over Taser incident

    Saturday, March 21 2015 1:51 AM EDT2015-03-21 05:51:03 GMT
     A Pike County man clams in a lawsuit that he was repeatedly stunned with a Taser as he tried to enter a burning building to save his stepson, who died in an October 2013 fire.
     A Pike County man clams in a lawsuit that he was repeatedly stunned with a Taser as he tried to enter a burning building to save his stepson, who died in an October 2013 fire.

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  • Senior citizens Bible study series starts April 1

    Senior citizens Bible study series starts April 1

    Saturday, March 28 2015 1:55 AM EDT2015-03-28 05:55:45 GMT
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Area senior adults are invited to a weekly Bible study beginning Wednesday morning, April 1, at McDonald's in Pittsfield. David and Charlotte Hamilton will lead the study for the eighth...
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Area senior adults are invited to a weekly Bible study beginning Wednesday morning, April 1, at McDonald's in Pittsfield. David and Charlotte Hamilton will lead the study for the eighth...
  • Applications for annual turkey hunt for persons with disabilities due April 1

    Applications for annual turkey hunt for persons with disabilities due April 1

    Thursday, March 26 2015 6:24 PM EDT2015-03-26 22:24:53 GMT
    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Paris Lions Club will hold the annual turkey hunt for persons with disabilities on Saturday, May 2, and Sunday, May 3, at the Indian Creek Recreation Area....
    The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Paris Lions Club will hold the annual turkey hunt for persons with disabilities on Saturday, May 2, and Sunday, May 3, at the Indian Creek Recreation Area....
  • PACT Head Start accepting applications

    PACT Head Start accepting applications

    Thursday, March 26 2015 6:23 PM EDT2015-03-26 22:23:13 GMT
    PACT Head Start is now accepting applications for the 2015-16 year for pregnant women and children from birth to age 4 who live in Brown, Cass, Hancock, McDonough, Pike,...
    PACT Head Start is now accepting applications for the 2015-16 year for pregnant women and children from birth to age 4 who live in Brown, Cass, Hancock, McDonough, Pike,...
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