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Former San Antonio Spurs marketing chief selected to head the District

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Bruce Guthrie started work Monday as the new executive director of the District. Guthrie, 55, brings a wealth of promotional experience to the office. He worked 26 years for the San Antonio Spurs organization, becoming vice president of marketing and communications for Spurs Sports and Entertainment. More>>

Blessing, Fort Madison hospitals teaming up to create Keokuk Medical Center

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Blessing Hospital of Quincy, Ill., and Fort Madison Community Hospital are launching a partnership venture to provide health care services in Keokuk. More>>

Brockmiller new CEO at Quincy Medical Group

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QUINCY -- Carol Brockmiller is ready for her next challenge. It's one she said she has been preparing for during the past 17 years at Quincy Medical Group. Brockmiller was named chief executive officer at QMG, effective Wednesday.

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Fifth Gear acquired by Speed Commerce

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LOUISIANA, Mo. -- Fifth Gear, an e-commerce services provider with a facility in Pike County, has been acquired by another e-commerce company. Speed Commerce, headquartered in Dallas, announced... More>>

Retailers seeing influx of customers before Thanksgiving holiday shopping

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QUINCY -- While retailers gear up for Thanksgiving and Black Friday sales, many also entice many shoppers in the weeks leading up to Thanksgiving. Mike Jenkins, director of marketing of the Quincy Mall, said the mall saw steady foot traffic last weekend, and tenants reported solid sales. More>>

Western Area Purchasing Co-op: 'What we have up here is a pretty good thing for our schools'

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LAHARPE, Ill. -- The building's green cover serves as a reminder of the "green" saved by area school districts and businesses working with the Western Area Purchasing Cooperative in LaHarpe. The co-op, overseen by the Regional Office of Education serving Hancock and McDonough counties, buys all kinds of supplies in bulk, which translates into savings for its more than 60 accounts.

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Blessing Hospital earns 'top performer' recognition

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QUINCY -- Blessing Hospital has been recognized as a top performer on key quality measures by the Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in the United States. The announcement was made as... More>>

Members First to open branch at former Bank of America building at 24th, Broadway

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QUINCY -- A Quincy credit union will soon branch out with a new location at one of the city's busiest intersections. Members First Community Credit Union recently bought the former Bank of America building at the southwest corner of 24th and Broadway. More>>

Business Notebook: Tire Pros Express opens in former Meinecke building; Klingele Veterinary Clinic accredited

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Tire Pros Express Lane has moved into the former Meineke Mufflers shop at 2801 Broadway. "We're doing everything they did at Meineke, plus a little more," said Greg Anderson, Tire Pros Express Lane owner. "We will... More>>

Business Notebook: Bix faces confusion over business name

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Bix Basement Systems of Fort Madison, Iowa, has been working to clear up confusion over its name and coverage responsibilities in the Quincy area. George Geisendorfer Jr. had owned Bix Basement Water Control/Foundation... More>>

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  • People/Professions Nov. 30, 2014

    People/Professions Nov. 30, 2014

    Friday, November 28 2014 1:06 PM EST2014-11-28 18:06:54 GMT
    Activities Nicole Lewis, intern architect at Poepping, Stone, Bach and Associates recently attended the Cities Alive Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Conference in Nashville, Tenn. Programming included green roof and...
    Activities Nicole Lewis, intern architect at Poepping, Stone, Bach and Associates recently attended the Cities Alive Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Conference in Nashville, Tenn. Programming included green roof and...
  • People/Professions Nov. 23, 2014

    People/Professions Nov. 23, 2014

    Monday, November 24 2014 12:49 PM EST2014-11-24 17:49:14 GMT
    Activities Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing faculty members Margie Williams, professor, and Linda Burke, assistant professor, authored the article, "Doing, Learning, Knowing, Speaking: How Beginning Nursing Students...
    Activities Blessing-Rieman College of Nursing faculty members Margie Williams, professor, and Linda Burke, assistant professor, authored the article, "Doing, Learning, Knowing, Speaking: How Beginning Nursing Students...
  • PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS Nov. 16

    PEOPLE/PROFESSIONS Nov. 16

    Thursday, November 13 2014 12:23 PM EST2014-11-13 17:23:43 GMT
    Activities Debra LeBlanc of Downers Grove recently received the 2014 Herman Graves Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Illinois Principals Association, during the annual Principal Professional Conference in Peoria...
    Activities Debra LeBlanc of Downers Grove recently received the 2014 Herman Graves Award, the highest honor bestowed by the Illinois Principals Association, during the annual Principal Professional Conference in Peoria...
  • Real Estate TransfersReal Estate TransfersMore>>

  • Real Estate Transfers Nov. 30, 2014

    Real Estate Transfers Nov. 30, 2014

    Friday, November 28 2014 1:05 PM EST2014-11-28 18:05:25 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Luke E. Abbott and Mark Abbott, an apartment complex at 500-522 S. Eighth, to...
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Luke E. Abbott and Mark Abbott, an apartment complex at 500-522 S. Eighth, to...
  • Real Estate Transfers Reported Nov. 23, 2014

    Real Estate Transfers Reported Nov. 23, 2014

    Monday, November 24 2014 12:50 PM EST2014-11-24 17:50:53 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Debra L. Colvin and Debra L. Verderame, a residence at 2321 S. 32nd, to Ann M. and...
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Debra L. Colvin and Debra L. Verderame, a residence at 2321 S. 32nd, to Ann M. and...
  • Real Estate Transfers

    Real Estate Transfers

    Thursday, November 6 2014 10:44 AM EST2014-11-06 15:44:17 GMT
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Christina and Matthew Englund, a residence at 2627 Chestnut, to Paris Deshae Miller...
    Real estate transactions recorded in the office of Adams County Clerk-Recorder, according to Clerk-Recorder Georgia Volm. Quincy area Christina and Matthew Englund, a residence at 2627 Chestnut, to Paris Deshae Miller...
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  • Wednesday's Close

    Wednesday's Close

    Thursday, November 27 2014 8:12 PM EST2014-11-28 01:12:06 GMT
    Wednesday's Close Nov. 26, 2014 ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn $3.56 Dec. '14 Corn $3.56 Jan. '15 Corn $3.55 Feb. '15 Corn $3.59 March '15 Corn $3.81 April '15 Corn $3.86 May '15 Corn $3.94 J/J '15 Corn $4.00 Oct. '15 Corn $3.78 Nov. '15 Corn $3.82 Dec. '15 Corn $3.90 Nov. '14 Beans $10.45 Dec. '14 Beans $10.45 Jan. '15 Beans $10.45 Feb. '15 Beans $10.46 March '15 Beans $10.53 April '15 Beans $10.59 May '15 Beans $10.64 J/J '15 Beans $10.68 Oct. '15 Beans $9.96 Nov. '15 ...
    Wednesday's Close Nov. 26, 2014 ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn $3.56 Dec. '14 Corn $3.56 Jan. '15 Corn $3.55 Feb. '15 Corn $3.59 March '15 Corn $3.81 April '15 Corn $3.86 May '15 Corn $3.94 J/J '15 Corn $4.00 Oct. '15 Corn $3.78 Nov. '15 Corn $3.82 Dec. '15 Corn $3.90 Nov. '14 Beans $10.45 Dec. '14 Beans $10.45 Jan. '15 Beans $10.45 Feb. '15 Beans $10.46 March '15 Beans $10.53 April '15 Beans $10.59 May '15 Beans $10.64 J/J '15 Beans $10.68 Oct. '15 Beans $9.96 Nov. '15 ...
  • Tuesday's Close Nov. 25, 2014

    Tuesday's Close Nov. 25, 2014

    Tuesday, November 25 2014 7:28 PM EST2014-11-26 00:28:37 GMT
    Tuesday's Close Nov. 25, 2014 ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn$3.52 Dec. '14 Corn$3.54 Jan. '15 Corn$3.49 Feb. '15 Corn$3.52 March '15 Corn$3.80 April '15 Corn$3.84 May '15...
    Tuesday's Close Nov. 25, 2014 ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn$3.52 Dec. '14 Corn$3.54 Jan. '15 Corn$3.49 Feb. '15 Corn$3.52 March '15 Corn$3.80 April '15 Corn$3.84 May '15...
  • Monday's Close Nov. 24, 2014

    Monday's Close Nov. 24, 2014

    Monday, November 24 2014 7:52 PM EST2014-11-25 00:52:27 GMT
    ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn $3.43 Dec. '14 Corn $3.45 Jan. '15 Corn $3.42 Feb. '15 Corn $3.45 March '15 Corn $3.70 April '15 Corn $3.74 May '15 Corn $3.81 J/J '15 Corn $3.86 Oct. '15 Corn $3.69 Nov. '15 Corn $3.71 Dec. '15 Corn $3.81 Nov. '14 Beans $10.26 Dec. '14 Beans $10.30 Jan. '15 Beans $10.32 Feb. '15 Beans $10.33 March '15 Beans $10.40 April '15 Beans $10.46 May '15 Beans $10.51 J/J '15 Beans $10.54 Oct. '15 Beans $9.85 Nov. '15 Beans $9.90 Dec. '15 Beans $10.05...
    ADM-Quincy Nov. '14 Corn $3.43 Dec. '14 Corn $3.45 Jan. '15 Corn $3.42 Feb. '15 Corn $3.45 March '15 Corn $3.70 April '15 Corn $3.74 May '15 Corn $3.81 J/J '15 Corn $3.86 Oct. '15 Corn $3.69 Nov. '15 Corn $3.71 Dec. '15 Corn $3.81 Nov. '14 Beans $10.26 Dec. '14 Beans $10.30 Jan. '15 Beans $10.32 Feb. '15 Beans $10.33 March '15 Beans $10.40 April '15 Beans $10.46 May '15 Beans $10.51 J/J '15 Beans $10.54 Oct. '15 Beans $9.85 Nov. '15 Beans $9.90 Dec. '15 Beans $10.05...
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