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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Sunday
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  • 85°
  • 67°

Partly cloudy

Monday
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  • 88°
  • 69°

Times of sun and clouds

Tuesday
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  • 90°
  • 69°

More sun than clouds

Wednesday
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  • 89°
  • 68°

Plenty of sun

Thursday
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  • 90°
  • 68°

Plenty of sun

Friday
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  • 89°
  • 68°

A few clouds

Saturday
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  • 88°
  • 67°

Times of sun and clouds

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 86°(Feels like 89°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:31:36 am
  • Sunset: 07:40:18 pm
  • Humidity: 53
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 1

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Sunday
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  • 80°
  • 61°

Clear

Monday
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  • 88°
  • 66°

Partly cloudy

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 66°

Plenty of sun

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 67°

A few clouds

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 67°

Mix of sun and clouds

Friday
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  • 92°
  • 67°

Mostly sunny

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 91°
  • 66°

Plenty of sun

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 81°(Feels like 84°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.03 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:27:56 am
  • Sunset: 07:37:56 pm
  • Humidity: 67
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 1

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Sunday
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  • 85°
  • 67°

Partly cloudy

Monday
Monday's Forecast Image
  • 89°
  • 69°

Mix of sun and clouds

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 68°

More sun than clouds

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 69°

More sun than clouds

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 69°

More sun than clouds

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 68°

More sun than clouds

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 68°

A few clouds

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 86°(Feels like 90°)
  • Scattered Clouds
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30.01 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:29:29 am
  • Sunset: 07:37:27 pm
  • Humidity: 57
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 1

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Sunday
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  • 84°
  • 67°

Mostly clear

Monday
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  • 90°
  • 70°

Mix of sun and clouds

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 69°

Mostly sunny

Wednesday
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  • 94°
  • 69°

Plenty of sun

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 93°
  • 69°

A few clouds

Friday
Friday's Forecast Image
  • 94°
  • 68°

A few clouds

Saturday
Saturday's Forecast Image
  • 92°
  • 69°

Plenty of sun

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 86°(Feels like 87°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 30 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:32:04 am
  • Sunset: 07:40:14 pm
  • Humidity: 45
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 1

Regional Conditions

Quincy
86°
Macomb
81°
Pittsfield
86°
Hannibal
86°

LaHood, Mellon face off over economy in Wednesday debate

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Two candidates seeking to serve the remainder of former U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock's term offered up during a debate Wednesday different views about how to improve the economy of the 18th Congressional District.  More>>

Quincyan Rob Mellon seeks Congress on shoestring budget

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QUINCY -- Rob Mellon hopes running a smart, innovative political campaign on a shoestring budget will resonate with voters and put him in Congress. "I've raised about $10,000," Mellon said. "Darin LaHood has raised probably close to $2 million." More>>

LaHood puts on miles in congressional race

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QUINCY -- Darin LaHood has maintained a frenetic pace on the campaign trail in the Sept. 10 special election for Congress. "I'm not taking anything for granted. I'm working to earn every vote," the Republican nominee said. More>>

Most area colleges seeing positive trends in enrollment

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QUINCY -- Area colleges say they are seeing positive trends in enrollment this fall. Quincy University recently reported its largest class of incoming freshmen in the last decade. With 282 freshmen arriving on campus along with 91 transfer students and 692 returning students, the university's total undergraduate enrollment is expected to reach 1,065. More>>

HEALTH NOTEBOOK: Hannibal center launches mobile dental program

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Clarity Healthcare, a federally qualified health center based in Hannibal, Mo., launched a mobile dental program last spring to combat pervasive oral health issues among school-age children. Clarity Healthcare performed 1,249 dental screenings during the 2014-15 school year at schools in its five-county service area -- Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Pike and Ralls. More>>

Residents, family laud Illinois Vets Home staff as Legionnaires's disease cases climb

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QUINCY -- Antreaus Rezba received a call Wednesday from officials at the Illinois Veterans Home to let her know that some residents were diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease. Rezba, who lives in Pennsylvania, had made plans earlier to travel to Quincy to see her father, Godfrey Rezba, and is not concerned about his care. She lauded the staff for their work in caring for her father as she and other members of the family visited with him Saturday outside Elmore Infirmary. More>>

'Our community deserves better': Quincy police chief urges city to increase department's manpower

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In the wake of another shooting on Quincy’s northwest side, Police Chief Rob Copley is ready to ask Mayor Kyle Moore and the City Council to restore funding for four vacant positions that were removed for budgetary reasons earlier this year. Copley suggests the city use reserve funds to increase his department’s manpower capabilities. “If it’s a rainy day fund, I have to say that it feels like rain out there now,” Copley said last week. More>>

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  • Group organizes golf event with goal of taking over Canton course

    Group organizes golf event with goal of taking over Canton course

    Friday, August 28 2015 5:47 PM EDT2015-08-28 21:47:19 GMT
    A nonprofit organization with an eye toward reopening the Lewis County golf course it once managed has scheduled a fundraising event for Saturday and Sunday.
    A nonprofit organization with an eye toward reopening the Lewis County golf course it once managed has scheduled a fundraising event for Saturday and Sunday.
  • Large freshman class behind surge in QND enrollment

    Large freshman class behind surge in QND enrollment

    Friday, August 28 2015 4:44 PM EDT2015-08-28 20:44:32 GMT
    Quincy Notre Dame High School's surge in enrollment continues as it welcomes the largest freshman class in more than a decade.The school on Friday announced its enrollment this year ballooned 4.4 percent to 430 students, up from 412 a year ago. It's the third year out of four in which the school has seen increased enrollment after it dipped to a low of 387 students in 2011-12.
    Quincy Notre Dame High School's surge in enrollment continues as it welcomes the largest freshman class in more than a decade.The school on Friday announced its enrollment this year ballooned 4.4 percent to 430 students, up from 412 a year ago. It's the third year out of four in which the school has seen increased enrollment after it dipped to a low of 387 students in 2011-12.
  • Hancock County teen gets chance to make music video through Make-A-Wish

    Hancock County teen gets chance to make music video through Make-A-Wish

    Friday, August 28 2015 3:35 PM EDT2015-08-28 19:35:18 GMT
    Mateo Martinez dreams of making music as a professional, and part of that dream became a reality Thursday thanks to the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Martinez, an 18-year-old graduate of Illini West High School in Carthage, was treated to a free recording session at Reed Promotional Media in Quincy. He was featured performing his original song, "The Youngest of Cliches," in a music video that will be sent to a music producer for consideration.
    Mateo Martinez dreams of making music as a professional, and part of that dream became a reality Thursday thanks to the Make-a-Wish Foundation. Martinez, an 18-year-old graduate of Illini West High School in Carthage, was treated to a free recording session at Reed Promotional Media in Quincy. He was featured performing his original song, "The Youngest of Cliches," in a music video that will be sent to a music producer for consideration.
  • Quincy man sentenced to prison for failure to register as sex offender

    Quincy man sentenced to prison for failure to register as sex offender

    Friday, August 28 2015 9:55 AM EDT2015-08-28 13:55:50 GMT
    A 46-year-old Quincy man has been sentenced to prison for failure to register as a sex offender. Judge William Mays sentenced Bobby J. Griggs of 1137 N. 10th to two years in the Illinois Department of...
    A 46-year-old Quincy man has been sentenced to prison for failure to register as a sex offender. Judge William Mays sentenced Bobby J. Griggs of 1137 N. 10th to two years in the Illinois Department of...
  • City seeking bids for tree cleanup, infrastructure repairs needed from windstorm

    City seeking bids for tree cleanup, infrastructure repairs needed from windstorm

    Thursday, August 27 2015 1:48 PM EDT2015-08-27 17:48:57 GMT
    The city of Quincy requested two bids Wednesday to finish cleanup and make infrastructure repairs resulting from the July 13 windstorm.Companies have until Sept. 9 to submit bids for sidewalk, gutter and curb replacement. That deadline also applies for storm-damaged tree removal or trimming.
    The city of Quincy requested two bids Wednesday to finish cleanup and make infrastructure repairs resulting from the July 13 windstorm.Companies have until Sept. 9 to submit bids for sidewalk, gutter and curb replacement. That deadline also applies for storm-damaged tree removal or trimming.
  • Quincy Promise funding almost covered for four-year pilot program

    Quincy Promise funding almost covered for four-year pilot program

    Thursday, August 27 2015 1:48 PM EDT2015-08-27 17:48:35 GMT
    Most of the funding of the four-year pilot Quincy Promise program is already in place.Mayor Kyle Moore said the program is expected to cost $300,000, and $250,000 has been raised. The program allows students to pursue specific career and technical programs at John Wood Community College that would provide skills needed to fill positions at local companies in sectors such as manufacturing, health care and agriculture. 
    Most of the funding of the four-year pilot Quincy Promise program is already in place.Mayor Kyle Moore said the program is expected to cost $300,000, and $250,000 has been raised. The program allows students to pursue specific career and technical programs at John Wood Community College that would provide skills needed to fill positions at local companies in sectors such as manufacturing, health care and agriculture. 
  • Planning continues for tourism grant funds

    Planning continues for tourism grant funds

    Thursday, August 27 2015 1:15 PM EDT2015-08-27 17:15:35 GMT
    The Quincy Civic Center Authority received an update Wednesday from Rob Ebbing, executive director of the Oakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "heads in beds" and in turn generate more hotel-motel tax. The authority agreed to earmark $18,000 for grants from the hotel-motel tax for the grant program.
    The Quincy Civic Center Authority received an update Wednesday from Rob Ebbing, executive director of the Oakley-Lindsay Center, on the plan that was approved in April to put more "heads in beds" and in turn generate more hotel-motel tax. The authority agreed to earmark $18,000 for grants from the hotel-motel tax for the grant program.
  • Antiques Appraiser: Event at Quincy Public Library offers look into family past

    Antiques Appraiser: Event at Quincy Public Library offers look into family past

    Thursday, August 27 2015 11:21 AM EDT2015-08-27 15:21:52 GMT
    Antiques expert Mark Moran appraises many items, including fine art, furniture, ceramics, glassware, toys, costume jewelry, books and sports memorabilia. He reviewed items in front of a crowd of about 75 people Wednesday at the Quincy Public Library.
    Antiques expert Mark Moran appraises many items, including fine art, furniture, ceramics, glassware, toys, costume jewelry, books and sports memorabilia. He reviewed items in front of a crowd of about 75 people Wednesday at the Quincy Public Library.
  • Augusta woman cited for role in vehicle-train crash

    Augusta woman cited for role in vehicle-train crash

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 11:08 PM EDT2015-08-27 03:08:19 GMT
    A 20-year-old Augusta woman was charged with disobeying a signal that indicated an approaching train and failure to reduce speed, causing a crash involving two vehicles and a train.
    A 20-year-old Augusta woman was charged with disobeying a signal that indicated an approaching train and failure to reduce speed, causing a crash involving two vehicles and a train.
  • Hannibal man charged with aggravated battery in shooting

    Hannibal man charged with aggravated battery in shooting

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 5:30 PM EDT2015-08-26 21:30:51 GMT
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    A Hannibal, Mo., man arrested in connection with a shooting Tuesday on Quincy's northwest side was charged Wednesday with aggravated battery with a firearm.
    A Hannibal, Mo., man arrested in connection with a shooting Tuesday on Quincy's northwest side was charged Wednesday with aggravated battery with a firearm.
  • Pilot program to pay for Quincy students to receive two-year degree, certificate through JWCC

    Pilot program to pay for Quincy students to receive two-year degree, certificate through JWCC

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 11:18 AM EDT2015-08-26 15:18:03 GMT
    A four-year pilot program will give new high school graduates from Quincy a chance to attend John Wood Community College for a two-year degree or certificate program while covering the cost of tuition. Community and business leaders introduced the Quincy Promise in a news conference Wednesday morning at JWCC’s Workforce Development Center.
    A four-year pilot program will give new high school graduates from Quincy a chance to attend John Wood Community College for a two-year degree or certificate program while covering the cost of tuition. Community and business leaders introduced the Quincy Promise in a news conference Wednesday morning at JWCC’s Workforce Development Center.
  • Train, vehicle collide in Hancock County

    Train, vehicle collide in Hancock County

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 9:52 AM EDT2015-08-26 13:52:16 GMT
    Hancock County Sheriff's Department deputies responded to a vehicle-train collision around 8 a.m. Wednesday. Hancock County Sheriff Scott Bentzinger said the crash happened...
    Hancock County Sheriff's Department deputies responded to a vehicle-train collision around 8 a.m. Wednesday. Hancock County Sheriff Scott Bentzinger said the crash happened...
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  • HUGS meeting to be held Sept. 1

    HUGS meeting to be held Sept. 1

    Friday, August 28 2015 6:03 PM EDT2015-08-28 22:03:12 GMT
    CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The monthly meeting for HUGS (Helping Us Give Support) is Tuesday, Sept. 1, at 5:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church, 701 Wabash Ave, Carthage (three blocks south of Middle School/Circle K on Route 136)....
    CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The monthly meeting for HUGS (Helping Us Give Support) is Tuesday, Sept. 1, at 5:30 p.m. at the First Christian Church, 701 Wabash Ave, Carthage (three blocks south of Middle School/Circle K on Route 136)....
  • Registration ends Aug. 31 for pumpkin field day

    Registration ends Aug. 31 for pumpkin field day

    Friday, August 28 2015 6:02 PM EDT2015-08-28 22:02:24 GMT
    URBANA, Ill. -- The registration deadline is Monday, Aug. 31, for the Illinois Pumpkin Field Day. The field day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at the University of Illinois Vegetable Crops...
    URBANA, Ill. -- The registration deadline is Monday, Aug. 31, for the Illinois Pumpkin Field Day. The field day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2, at the University of Illinois Vegetable Crops...
  • Symposium in Springfield targets West-Central Illinois women

    Symposium in Springfield targets West-Central Illinois women

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 2:59 PM EDT2015-08-26 18:59:48 GMT
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- A Sept. 2 symposium in Springfield targets women from West-Central Illinois interested in expanding professional and personal competencies and making relevant connections through networking. Illinois...
    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- A Sept. 2 symposium in Springfield targets women from West-Central Illinois interested in expanding professional and personal competencies and making relevant connections through networking. Illinois...
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