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7-Day Forecast: Macomb

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Currently in Macomb as of

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  • Wind: W @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:58
  • Sunset: 20:20
  • Humidity: 91%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Jacksonville

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Currently in Jacksonville as of

  • 66°(Feels like 66°)
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  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:58
  • Sunset: 20:16
  • Humidity: 91%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

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Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 67°(Feels like 67°)
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  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:01
  • Sunset: 20:18
  • Humidity: 83%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Quincy

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Currently in Quincy as of

  • 69°(Feels like 69°)
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  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:01
  • Sunset: 20:20
  • Humidity: 75%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Kirksville

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Friday
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Saturday
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Sunday
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Currently in Kirksville as of

  • 65°(Feels like 65°)
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  • Wind: CM @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.09 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:06
  • Sunset: 20:26
  • Humidity: 84%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Keokuk Municipal

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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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  • 84°
  • 64°

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Tuesday
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  • 85°
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Currently in Keokuk as of

  • 66°(Feels like 66°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SW @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:01
  • Sunset: 20:23
  • Humidity: 88%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Regional Conditions

Macomb
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Jacksonville
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Pittsfield
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Quincy
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Kirksville
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Keokuk
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Two men escape 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>>

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

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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... More>>

Butler named resident judge for Schuyler County

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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... More>>

Electronic privacy vote in Missouri duplicates state, federal laws

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

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

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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.
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  • '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...
  • Quincy finds salt supplier after state fails to locate vendor

    Quincy finds salt supplier after state fails to locate vendor

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:33 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:33:01 GMT
    The city of Quincy has secured 3,600 tons of rock salt for winter -- although at a 75.6 percent increase in cost from last year -- after aldermen approved a quote Monday night.
    The city of Quincy has secured 3,600 tons of rock salt for winter -- although at a 75.6 percent increase in cost from last year -- after aldermen approved a quote Monday night.
  • YOUR TOWN: Imagination, batteries power robot costume created by Pittsfield man

    YOUR TOWN: Imagination, batteries power robot costume created by Pittsfield man

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-07-29 13:05:20 GMT
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- A contest years ago put Darwin Feenstra's tinkering talents, and love of science, to work creating a robot costume. Working as a heating and air guy at Capitol Records, "what better thing to go as...
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- A contest years ago put Darwin Feenstra's tinkering talents, and love of science, to work creating a robot costume. Working as a heating and air guy at Capitol Records, "what better thing to go as...
  • Genealogical book helps mark 50th reunion of Genenbacher family

    Genealogical book helps mark 50th reunion of Genenbacher family

    Monday, July 28 2014 12:56 AM EDT2014-07-28 04:56:21 GMT
    A family that researches its history together stays together, and one Quincy area clan is doing just that.  Descendents of John and Anna Genenbacher hosted their 50th family reunion Sunday at the Knights of Columbus' Father McGivney Hall, but marking a half-century of remaining connected wasn't the only cause for celebration.  After about two years and 500 hours of research and compilation, a group of organizing family members presented their kin with a 110-page book.
    A family that researches its history together stays together, and one Quincy area clan is doing just that.  Descendents of John and Anna Genenbacher hosted their 50th family reunion Sunday at the Knights of Columbus' Father McGivney Hall, but marking a half-century of remaining connected wasn't the only cause for celebration.  After about two years and 500 hours of research and compilation, a group of organizing family members presented their kin with a 110-page book.
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  • Two men escape truck fire on I-72 near Barry

    Two men escape truck fire on I-72 near Barry

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:07 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:07:18 GMT
    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."
    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."
  • Officer injured as three men attempt failed escape from Adams County Jail

    Officer injured as three men attempt failed escape from Adams County Jail

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 7:05 PM EDT2014-07-30 23:05:22 GMT
    An Adams County Jail corrections officer was injured Sunday in what jail officials are calling an attempted escape from the facility inside the Adams County Courthouse in downtown Quincy. Adams County Sheriff Brent...
    An Adams County Jail corrections officer was injured Sunday in what jail officials are calling an attempted escape from the facility inside the Adams County Courthouse in downtown Quincy. Adams County Sheriff Brent...
  • 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...
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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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  • Texas Roadhouse to hold Special Olympics fundraiser on Friday

    Texas Roadhouse to hold Special Olympics fundraiser on Friday

    Thursday, July 24 2014 12:34 PM EDT2014-07-24 16:34:24 GMT
    The Quincy Police Department will hold a fundraiser for Special Olympics Illinois Friday, July 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Texas Roadhouse. A free lunch of a pulled pork sandwich, corn and fresh bread will be served with...
    The Quincy Police Department will hold a fundraiser for Special Olympics Illinois Friday, July 25, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Texas Roadhouse. A free lunch of a pulled pork sandwich, corn and fresh bread will be served with...
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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...
    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...
  • On the Street: Brush with greatness, nerdy fans

    On the Street: Brush with greatness, nerdy fans

    Sunday, April 7 2013 12:45 AM EDT2013-04-07 04:45:05 GMT
    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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