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7-Day Forecast: Macomb

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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Currently in Macomb as of

  • 80°(Feels like 85°)
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  • Wind: SSW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 29.94 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:18
  • Sunset: 19:53
  • Humidity: 79%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Jacksonville

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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Currently in Jacksonville as of

  • 83°(Feels like 90°)
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  • Wind: S @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:18
  • Sunset: 19:50
  • Humidity: 74%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

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Monday
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Tuesday
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Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 84°(Feels like 93°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: ESE @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:20
  • Sunset: 19:52
  • Humidity: 75%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Wednesday
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Thursday
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  • 70°

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Saturday
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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Currently in Quincy as of

  • 83°(Feels like 89°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.93 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:21
  • Sunset: 19:54
  • Humidity: 72%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Kirksville

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Sunday
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Monday
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Tuesday
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Currently in Kirksville as of

  • 86°(Feels like 93°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: SSE @ 9 mph
  • Barometer: 29.93 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:26
  • Sunset: 20:00
  • Humidity: 65%
  • UV Index: 10.00

7-Day Forecast: Keokuk Municipal

Wednesday
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Thursday
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  • 93°
  • 72°

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Saturday
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  • 73°

Partly Cloudy

Sunday
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Monday
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  • 89°
  • 72°

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Tuesday
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  • 89°
  • 71°

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Keokuk as of

  • 82°(Feels like 89°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: S @ 10 mph
  • Barometer: 29.90 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:21
  • Sunset: 19:56
  • Humidity: 74%
  • 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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Driver in fatal accident near Liberty facing four felony DUI charges

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A rural Liberty man who was the driver in a fatal automobile accident on Sunday morning has been charged with four felonies in connection with the incident. Jeffrey T. Tenhouse, 47, was charged with two counts of aggravated driving under the influence where an accident caused death, as well as two counts of aggravated DUI where an accident caused great bodily harm. More>>

Traffic accidents decline in Quincy during July

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Accidents on Quincy city streets dipped during July. According to statistics compiled by the Quincy Police Department, there were 76 accidents during July, a drop of eight from the June totals. The total was down 30 from... More>>

Pittsfield woman strikes patrol car

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PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- A Pittsfield police officer was hospitalized Tuesday after his patrol car was struck by a motorist. The crash occurred in the intersection of a public alley behind Heaton Chevrolet. The patrolman,... More>>

Two Pike County, Ill., men sentenced

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PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Two Pike County men have been sentenced to two years each in the Illinois Department of Corrections for violating terms of their probation. Pike County State's Attorney Matt Goetten said Ethan... More>>

Quincy police warn of computer scam

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The Quincy Police Department has received several reports about a computer scam in the area. Police said a caller identifies himself as a representative of Microsoft or another computer company, and explains that a virus... More>>

Quincy man to go to prison after meth conviction

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A Quincy man will go to prison after pleading guilty to methamphetamine charges Monday in Adams County Circuit Court. Rolland D. Luckett, 30, will be sentenced to between three and seven years in the Illinois Department... More>>

Quincyan injured in Ralls County accident

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RENSSELAER, Mo. -- A Quincy, Ill., driver was slightly injured in a one-vehicle at 12:20 p.m. Sunday on Highway H, south of Rensselaer. John C. Rives, 49, was taken by Marion County Ambulance to Hannibal Regional... More>>

Canton man arrested on property damage charges

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CANTON, Mo. -- A 40-year-old Canton man was arrested Thursday on three counts of second-degree property damage, a Class B misdemeanor. The Lewis County Sheriff's Department said Shane C. Calvert was arrested after a... More>>

Lewistown, Mo. woman accused of stealing more than $3,000 from recreational league

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LEWISTOWN, Mo. -- A Lewistown, Mo. woman is facing charges after she allegedly stole more than $3,000 while serving as secretary/treasurer of the LEMO Recreational League in April 2013. The Lewis County Sheriff's... More>>

Two teens arrested in Ewing thefts

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LAGRANGE, Mo. -- Two teens were arrested Wednesday after allegedly stealing from three Ewing locations. The Lewis County Sheriff's Department said Kiron R. Mosby, 17, of LaGrange,was arrested on one county of... More>>

Springfield man turns himself in, tells officer that he may have stolen truck

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A 40-year-old Springfield, Ill., man turned himself in Friday morning at the Adams County Jail on a Quincy warrant and told officers that he may have been in possession of a stolen truck.
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Four injured in Clark County crash on U.S. 61

WAYLAND, Mo. -- A two-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon south of Wayland left four people with minor injuries. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that a 2013 Ford Escape driven by Lucretia S. Craw, 88, was... More>>

QU basketball player pleads guilty to retail theft, battery; sentencing set for Sept. 3

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Quincy University men's basketball player Scott Bruxvoort has pleaded guilty to battery and stealing counts in Adams County Circuit Court. His sentencing is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Sept. 3. Bruxvoort, a sophomore... More>>

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  • Man connected with Quincy break-in last month extradited from Tennessee

    Man connected with Quincy break-in last month extradited from Tennessee

    Thursday, August 14 2014 5:30 PM EDT2014-08-14 21:30:13 GMT
    A Quincy man who had been arrested in Tennessee in connection with a late July home invasion on the city's northwest side is now lodged in the Adams County Jail. Chadwick H. Kelly, 23, was extradited from the Henry...
    A Quincy man who had been arrested in Tennessee in connection with a late July home invasion on the city's northwest side is now lodged in the Adams County Jail. Chadwick H. Kelly, 23, was extradited from the Henry...
  • Investigation continues into break-ins on Quincy's south side

    Investigation continues into break-ins on Quincy's south side

    Thursday, August 14 2014 2:25 PM EDT2014-08-14 18:25:54 GMT
    Quincy police continue to investigate a series of break-ins late Tuesday and early Wednesday on Quincy's south side. Sgt. Mark Folkenroth said four break-ins were reported between Eighth and 12th streets from...
    Quincy police continue to investigate a series of break-ins late Tuesday and early Wednesday on Quincy's south side. Sgt. Mark Folkenroth said four break-ins were reported between Eighth and 12th streets from...
  • Preliminary hearing set for Sept. 2 for man charged in stabbing death of half brother

    Preliminary hearing set for Sept. 2 for man charged in stabbing death of half brother

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 10:10 AM EDT2014-08-13 14:10:38 GMT
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- An Arizona man charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his half brother was back in Pike County Circuit Court on Tuesday. A preliminary hearing was scheduled for Sept. 2 for Joseph...
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- An Arizona man charged with first-degree murder in the stabbing death of his half brother was back in Pike County Circuit Court on Tuesday. A preliminary hearing was scheduled for Sept. 2 for Joseph...
  • Phone scammer seeks fines for missed court dates in Adams County

    Phone scammer seeks fines for missed court dates in Adams County

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 8:56 PM EDT2014-08-13 00:56:48 GMT
    Adams County Sheriff Brent Fischer said a phone scam has been reported to his office. People have been getting calls from a male who identifies himself as either Lt. Damien Brooks or Lt. Damien Wolf from the "Adams...
    Adams County Sheriff Brent Fischer said a phone scam has been reported to his office. People have been getting calls from a male who identifies himself as either Lt. Damien Brooks or Lt. Damien Wolf from the "Adams...
  • Probable cause found against Hannibal man accused of abusing 7-week-old child

    Probable cause found against Hannibal man accused of abusing 7-week-old child

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:28 AM EDT2014-08-12 14:28:23 GMT
    Dustin T. DyeDustin T. Dye
    A Hannibal police detective testified Monday that a 29-year-old Hannibal man accused of assaulting a 7-week-old baby girl in June told her in an interview that "nothing happened" while the infant was in his care. Det. Jennifer Grote said during a preliminary hearing in Marion County Circuit Court that Dustin T. Dye told her nothing occurred on June 3 that would have harmed the infant, identified as "Nora," while the baby's mother, Melinda Britt, was at work at a screen printing company.
    A Hannibal police detective testified Monday that a 29-year-old Hannibal man accused of assaulting a 7-week-old baby girl in June told her in an interview that "nothing happened" while the infant was in his care. Det. Jennifer Grote said during a preliminary hearing in Marion County Circuit Court that Dustin T. Dye told her nothing occurred on June 3 that would have harmed the infant, identified as "Nora," while the baby's mother, Melinda Britt, was at work at a screen printing company.
  • Transitions truck reported stolen found in barn fire

    Transitions truck reported stolen found in barn fire

    Monday, August 11 2014 11:39 PM EDT2014-08-12 03:39:47 GMT
    A white 2006 International box truck reported stolen by Transitions of Western Illinois was found destroyed Monday morning in a barn fire near the I-72/I-172 interchange.
    A white 2006 International box truck reported stolen by Transitions of Western Illinois was found destroyed Monday morning in a barn fire near the I-72/I-172 interchange.

  • Two injured in Sunday morning accident near Brashear

    Two injured in Sunday morning accident near Brashear

    Monday, August 11 2014 2:13 PM EDT2014-08-11 18:13:03 GMT
    BRASHEAR, Mo. -- A Hurdland driver was involved in a Sunday morning accident that left two people with minor injuries. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt driven by Rebecca A. Whitmire, 16,...
    BRASHEAR, Mo. -- A Hurdland driver was involved in a Sunday morning accident that left two people with minor injuries. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt driven by Rebecca A. Whitmire, 16,...
  • Three injured in head-on crash in Ralls County

    Three injured in head-on crash in Ralls County

    Monday, August 11 2014 11:33 AM EDT2014-08-11 15:33:49 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Three people were injured in a Sunday afternoon accident in Ralls County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported an eastbound 1998 Ford Mustang driven by Kelsey S. Watkins, 17, of Hannibal, and a...
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Three people were injured in a Sunday afternoon accident in Ralls County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported an eastbound 1998 Ford Mustang driven by Kelsey S. Watkins, 17, of Hannibal, and a...
  • Three injured Sunday in two Pike County accidents

    Three injured Sunday in two Pike County accidents

    Monday, August 11 2014 11:32 AM EDT2014-08-11 15:32:18 GMT
    Two Sunday morning accidents in Pike County injured three people. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2011 Polaris Razor driven by Allan R. Betts, 52, of Clarksville, was northbound on Highway YY, one mile west...
    Two Sunday morning accidents in Pike County injured three people. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2011 Polaris Razor driven by Allan R. Betts, 52, of Clarksville, was northbound on Highway YY, one mile west...
  • Two arrested in Knox County thefts of tools, scrap metal

    Two arrested in Knox County thefts of tools, scrap metal

    Friday, August 8 2014 6:50 PM EDT2014-08-08 22:50:37 GMT
    EDINA, Mo. -- Two men have been arrested in connection with the theft of thousands of dollars worth of tools and scrap metal. The Knox County Sheriff's Department reported that Randy Roeder, 24, of Canton, and Keith...
    EDINA, Mo. -- Two men have been arrested in connection with the theft of thousands of dollars worth of tools and scrap metal. The Knox County Sheriff's Department reported that Randy Roeder, 24, of Canton, and Keith...
  • Florida man arrested after series of hit-and-run accidents

    Florida man arrested after series of hit-and-run accidents

    Friday, August 8 2014 6:49 PM EDT2014-08-08 22:49:27 GMT
    A Florida man was arrested Friday in connection with a series of hit-and-run crashes between Sixth and Elm early Friday morning. Richard L. Russell, 35, Windermere, Fla., was arrested at Eighth and Sycamore late Friday...
    A Florida man was arrested Friday in connection with a series of hit-and-run crashes between Sixth and Elm early Friday morning. Richard L. Russell, 35, Windermere, Fla., was arrested at Eighth and Sycamore late Friday...
  • Man involved in attempted jailbreak has preliminary hearing date set

    Man involved in attempted jailbreak has preliminary hearing date set

    Thursday, August 7 2014 11:48 AM EDT2014-08-07 15:48:54 GMT
    One of the three Quincy men accused of being involved in a failed plot to escape from the Adams County Jail last week made his first appearance with counsel Wednesday morning in Adams County Circuit Court. Jason M....
    One of the three Quincy men accused of being involved in a failed plot to escape from the Adams County Jail last week made his first appearance with counsel Wednesday morning in Adams County Circuit Court. Jason M....
  • On the RecordMore>>

  • Record: Reported Aug. 19, 2014

    Record: Reported Aug. 19, 2014

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:21 PM EDT2014-08-19 16:21:00 GMT
    Circuit Court Charges filed Andre L. Anderson, 46, of 300 Cedar, was charged with possession of a stolen license plate stemming from a June 10 incident. Robert A. Chatten, 31, no address available was charged with...
    Circuit Court Charges filed Andre L. Anderson, 46, of 300 Cedar, was charged with possession of a stolen license plate stemming from a June 10 incident. Robert A. Chatten, 31, no address available was charged with...
  • On the Record: Reported Aug. 13, 2104

    On the Record: Reported Aug. 13, 2104

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 12:45 PM EDT2014-08-13 16:45:12 GMT
    Quincy Police Thefts, burglaries A child's piggy bank and a jug of change were taken from a residence at 625 Walnut Alley on July 3. A white iPad was taken from an unlocked residence at 617 Chestnut on July 7. ...
    Quincy Police Thefts, burglaries A child's piggy bank and a jug of change were taken from a residence at 625 Walnut Alley on July 3. A white iPad was taken from an unlocked residence at 617 Chestnut on July 7. ...
  • Record: Reported Aug. 7, 2014

    Record: Reported Aug. 7, 2014

    Thursday, August 7 2014 11:38 AM EDT2014-08-07 15:38:51 GMT
    Circuit Court Charges filed Brantley W. Blevins, 33, of 5711 Lee Drive, was charged with possession of methamphetamine precursors and possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials stemming from a June 25...
    Circuit Court Charges filed Brantley W. Blevins, 33, of 5711 Lee Drive, was charged with possession of methamphetamine precursors and possession of methamphetamine manufacturing materials stemming from a June 25...
  • Crime of the WeekMore>>

  • Crime of the Week: Scrap metal theft

    Crime of the Week: Scrap metal theft

    Thursday, August 14 2014 2:31 PM EDT2014-08-14 18:31:10 GMT
    Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers need your help in solving a burglary to a vehicle. A building in the 300 block of Vermont in Quincy was forcibly entered sometime between July 1 and 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1. Taken in the burglary...
    Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers need your help in solving a burglary to a vehicle. A building in the 300 block of Vermont in Quincy was forcibly entered sometime between July 1 and 6:30 p.m. Aug. 1. Taken in the burglary...
  • Fugitive of the Week: Thomas Payne

    Fugitive of the Week: Thomas Payne

    Thursday, August 7 2014 11:46 AM EDT2014-08-07 15:46:11 GMT
    Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers needs your help in apprehending a fugitive. Thomas Payne, 20, is wanted on an Adams County warrants for petition to revoke probation and burglary. Payne is 6 feet tall and weighs 180...
    Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers needs your help in apprehending a fugitive. Thomas Payne, 20, is wanted on an Adams County warrants for petition to revoke probation and burglary. Payne is 6 feet tall and weighs 180...
  • Crime of the Week: Vehicle burglary

    Crime of the Week: Vehicle burglary

    Thursday, July 31 2014 11:40 AM EDT2014-07-31 15:40:04 GMT
    Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers need your help in solving a vehicle burglary. A vehicle parked on private property on Cannonball Road, south of Ellington Road, was entered, and a Honda EU 2000 generator, a red Milwaukee...
    Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers need your help in solving a vehicle burglary. A vehicle parked on private property on Cannonball Road, south of Ellington Road, was entered, and a Honda EU 2000 generator, a red Milwaukee...
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