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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Friday
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  • 80°
  • 62°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 83°
  • 65°

Sunny

Sunday
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  • 86°
  • 70°

Mainly sunny

Monday
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  • 84°
  • 64°

Scattered thunderstorms

Tuesday
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  • 79°
  • 63°

Thunderstorms early

Wednesday
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  • 79°
  • 67°

Mix of sun and clouds

Thursday
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  • 82°
  • 69°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 74°(Feels like 74°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NNW @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 29.92 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:41:23 am
  • Sunset: 08:38:13 pm
  • Humidity: 68
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Friday
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  • 77°
  • 58°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 82°
  • 62°

Sunshine

Sunday
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  • 84°
  • 66°

Mix of sun and clouds

Monday
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  • 83°
  • 64°

Scattered thunderstorms

Tuesday
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  • 75°
  • 59°

Partly cloudy with a stray thunderstorm

Wednesday
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  • 76°
  • 61°

Showers ending by midday

Thursday
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  • 78°
  • 65°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NNW @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 29.95 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:36:30 am
  • Sunset: 08:37:02 pm
  • Humidity: 84
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Friday
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  • 78°
  • 60°

Mainly clear

Saturday
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  • 82°
  • 64°

A few clouds

Sunday
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  • 85°
  • 68°

Mix of sun and clouds

Monday
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  • 84°
  • 66°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Tuesday
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  • 74°
  • 63°

Scattered thunderstorms possible

Wednesday
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  • 76°
  • 64°

A few morning showers

Thursday
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  • 80°
  • 66°

Showers and thunderstorms late

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 72°(Feels like 72°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 29.92 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:39:52 am
  • Sunset: 08:34:45 pm
  • Humidity: 83
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Friday
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  • 80°
  • 60°

Clear

Saturday
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  • 84°
  • 65°

Mainly sunny

Sunday
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  • 87°
  • 69°

Mostly sunny

Monday
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  • 85°
  • 67°

Scattered thunderstorms

Tuesday
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  • 76°
  • 63°

A few thunderstorms possible

Wednesday
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  • 77°
  • 66°

Showers ending by midday

Thursday
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  • 82°
  • 67°

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 70°(Feels like 70°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: @ 0 mph
  • Barometer: 29.93 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:42:19 am
  • Sunset: 08:37:41 pm
  • Humidity: 68
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 0

Regional Conditions

Quincy
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Macomb
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Pittsfield
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Hannibal
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Donations being sought for 17th annual Back-to-School Help Fair

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Donations already are rolling in for the 17th annual Back-to-School Help Fair, but more cash, clothing and school supplies will be needed in coming weeks to meet the demand during the Aug. 8 event at First Baptist Church, 739 N. Eighth. More>>

Fifth Street Bridge dedicated to Virgil Goehl

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A bridge that Alderman Virgil Goehl, D-1, fought to replace was officially dedicated in his honor in a short ceremony Monday. The Fifth Street bridge over Cedar Creek was built in 2011 after years of discussion. It replaced a narrower bridge installed in 1917. Goehl, a 23-year veteran of the City Council, thanked his family, friends and colleagues who attended the ceremony for the unveiling of the plaque.

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Natural causes believed to cause death of man found behind downtown store

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The death of a 69-year-old man on Friday appears to be from natural causes.  More>>

HEALTH NOTEBOOK: Hannibal Clinic doctors take part in pivotal lung research

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Two Hannibal Clinic doctors have been recognized for their participation in research involving interstitial lung disease, a chronic progressive lung fibrosis that results in acute respiratory failure and death.The findings were published in the June edition of Lancet Respiratory Medicine. More>>

Law enforcement basketball game to benefit Honor Flight

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In his role as a deputy with the Lewis County (Mo.) Sheriffs Department, Patrick Hollensteiner deals with military veterans. Hollensteiner also holds the Great River Honor Flight program in high regard.To help veterans and the Honor Flight program, Hollensteiner has organized a fundraiser he hopes will help veterans experience a once-in-a-lifetime trip to Washington D.C. More>>

Nursing home camera bill awaits governor's signature

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A bill that would allow video and audio monitoring in Illinois nursing homes is sitting on the desk of Gov. Bruce Rauner, and local nursing home administrators are concerned about it.The law would allow nursing home residents and their families to place monitoring devices in their rooms to ensure safety and well-being. More>>

Court finds lawyers for suspect in Humphrey Jr. case

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After a three-week search, the Arizona man accused of shooting 12-year-old Ray Humphrey Jr. has a legal team to represent him in his first-degree murder case. More>>

Lovelace motion hearing moved to Cass County

Curtis Lovelace Curtis Lovelace
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The first-degree murder case of Quincy lawyer Curtis Lovelace is going on the road -- for at least one hearing.James Elmore, one of two Springfield attorneys representing Lovelace, told the Herald-Whig on Wednesday that a motion hearing in the case will be held at 3 p.m. July 8 at the Cass County Courthouse in Virginia. More>>

Community comes together in wake of shootings in 'a broken world'

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The Rev. Chuck Sackett provided a somber reminder why Wednesday nights special service at Madison Park Christian Church proved necessary. We live in a broken world, said Sackett, the longtime pastor at Madison Park, whose sanctuary was a refuge for a turnout of about 300 looking for answers in the wake of the June 17 shootings of the Rev. Clementa Pinckney. More>>

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  • Missing Ohio teen found safely on Quincy's northwest side

    Missing Ohio teen found safely on Quincy's northwest side

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 11:00 PM EDT2015-07-02 03:00:23 GMT
    A missing teenager from Ohio was found safely at a home on Quincy's northwest side Wednesday afternoon.
    A missing teenager from Ohio was found safely at a home on Quincy's northwest side Wednesday afternoon.
  • Semi-truck flips in Pike County after brakes fail

    Semi-truck flips in Pike County after brakes fail

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 1:25 PM EDT2015-07-01 17:25:49 GMT
    A tractor-trailer rig flipped onto its side Tuesday when its brakes failed, the driver said.The Pike County Sheriffs Department reports that Daniel Murphy, 32, of Winchester was driving a 2001 Sterling semi-truck west on Interstate 72. As Murphy attempted to stop at the intersection of County Highway 3, he said the brakes did not work.
    A tractor-trailer rig flipped onto its side Tuesday when its brakes failed, the driver said.The Pike County Sheriffs Department reports that Daniel Murphy, 32, of Winchester was driving a 2001 Sterling semi-truck west on Interstate 72. As Murphy attempted to stop at the intersection of County Highway 3, he said the brakes did not work.
  • Survey results to guide branding strategy for Quincy and Adams County

    Survey results to guide branding strategy for Quincy and Adams County

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 1:22 PM EDT2015-07-01 17:22:41 GMT
    North Star Destination Strategies said Quincy and Adams County completed 2,218 surveys as part of a branding campaign.
    North Star Destination Strategies said Quincy and Adams County completed 2,218 surveys as part of a branding campaign.
  • Illinois Democrats propose one-month budget

    Illinois Democrats propose one-month budget

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 10:32 AM EDT2015-07-01 14:32:18 GMT
    At the stroke of midnight there was no budget in place for Illinois. Democrats who control the Legislature have proposed a one-month budget for core services. Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has said he wont sign a stopgap measure that does not fix problems that have created a financial crisis for the state.
    At the stroke of midnight there was no budget in place for Illinois. Democrats who control the Legislature have proposed a one-month budget for core services. Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner has said he wont sign a stopgap measure that does not fix problems that have created a financial crisis for the state.
  • Program lets Quincy police connect with public over coffee

    Program lets Quincy police connect with public over coffee

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 10:18 AM EDT2015-07-01 14:18:19 GMT
    As soon as Jackson Fitzsimmons saw Sgt. Shannon Pilkington on Tuesday morning, he pointed at him and told him he was having breakfast with him.Pilkington then sat and talked with Jackson, 15, and his mother, Mary Fitzsimmons, as Jackson ate at the McDonalds restaurant at 1301 Broadway.
    As soon as Jackson Fitzsimmons saw Sgt. Shannon Pilkington on Tuesday morning, he pointed at him and told him he was having breakfast with him.Pilkington then sat and talked with Jackson, 15, and his mother, Mary Fitzsimmons, as Jackson ate at the McDonalds restaurant at 1301 Broadway.
  • Quincy attorney approved as new circuit court judge

    Quincy attorney approved as new circuit court judge

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 10:07 AM EDT2015-07-01 14:07:51 GMT
    Scott Larson said few lawyers get into the profession with the intention of one day becoming a judge. At some point in time, you look and you kind of think, Hey, I might be able to do that, Larson said. Seeing someone like Judge (Scott) Walden on the bench definitely makes you aspire to (become a judge).
    Scott Larson said few lawyers get into the profession with the intention of one day becoming a judge. At some point in time, you look and you kind of think, Hey, I might be able to do that, Larson said. Seeing someone like Judge (Scott) Walden on the bench definitely makes you aspire to (become a judge).
  • Four Niota residents arrested for harboring runaway

    Four Niota residents arrested for harboring runaway

    Wednesday, July 1 2015 9:16 AM EDT2015-07-01 13:16:07 GMT
    Four Niota residents were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of obstructing justice and harboring a juvenile runaway. The four were arrested by Hancock County Sheriff's Department deputies who were following up on a tip that a Cherokee County, Okla., girl was in the area.
    Four Niota residents were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of obstructing justice and harboring a juvenile runaway. The four were arrested by Hancock County Sheriff's Department deputies who were following up on a tip that a Cherokee County, Okla., girl was in the area.
  • Iowa man arrested near Carthage after three-state chase

    Iowa man arrested near Carthage after three-state chase

    Tuesday, June 30 2015 11:28 PM EDT2015-07-01 03:28:12 GMT
    An Iowa man faces multiple charges after a car chase that went through parts of three states and ended near Carthage early Tuesday.Hancock County Sheriff Scott Bentzinger said Joseph Hanson, 44, of Keokuk, Iowa, is being held in the Hancock County Jail.Law enforcement officials report that Clark County, Mo., sheriff's deputies tried to stop a 1993 GMC pickup truck late Monday night. The driver did not stop and fled into Iowa. Law enforcement agencies in Iowa gave chase, and ...
    An Iowa man faces multiple charges after a car chase that went through parts of three states and ended near Carthage early Tuesday.Hancock County Sheriff Scott Bentzinger said Joseph Hanson, 44, of Keokuk, Iowa, is being held in the Hancock County Jail.Law enforcement officials report that Clark County, Mo., sheriff's deputies tried to stop a 1993 GMC pickup truck late Monday night. The driver did not stop and fled into Iowa. Law enforcement agencies in Iowa gave chase, and ...
  • One arrested, one sought after man claims robbery at Fifth and College

    One arrested, one sought after man claims robbery at Fifth and College

    Tuesday, June 30 2015 11:27 PM EDT2015-07-01 03:27:29 GMT
    One suspect has been arrested and police are seeking another after a man claimed he was robbed on Tuesday afternoon. Quincy Police report officers were dispatched to Fifth and College at 4:40 p.m. A man said...
    One suspect has been arrested and police are seeking another after a man claimed he was robbed on Tuesday afternoon. Quincy Police report officers were dispatched to Fifth and College at 4:40 p.m. A man said...
  • Dwyer, former longtime director of Quincy Society of Fine Arts, dies at 71

    Dwyer, former longtime director of Quincy Society of Fine Arts, dies at 71

    Tuesday, June 30 2015 11:11 AM EDT2015-06-30 15:11:18 GMT
    Mariann Barnard considers Rob Dwyer a visionary. "He did some amazing things," Barnard said. "He was just a forward thinker, a creative thinker. When he worked on a project, he looked at the entire project. He made sure they had a long-standing impact."
    Mariann Barnard considers Rob Dwyer a visionary. "He did some amazing things," Barnard said. "He was just a forward thinker, a creative thinker. When he worked on a project, he looked at the entire project. He made sure they had a long-standing impact."
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  • QU fund drives tops $1 million for fifth straight year

    QU fund drives tops $1 million for fifth straight year

    Tuesday, June 30 2015 10:34 AM EDT2015-06-30 14:34:02 GMT
    Robert GervasiRobert Gervasi
    The annual fund drive to support Quincy University topped $1 million for the fifth year in a row. University officials announced during the fund drive's closing luncheon Monday in the university's Hall of Fame Room that it raised a record $1.093 million for the QU Fund. The fund supports annual expenses at the university, as well as endowment.
    The annual fund drive to support Quincy University topped $1 million for the fifth year in a row. University officials announced during the fund drive's closing luncheon Monday in the university's Hall of Fame Room that it raised a record $1.093 million for the QU Fund. The fund supports annual expenses at the university, as well as endowment.
  • Driver escapes with minor injuries after cement truck overturns

    Driver escapes with minor injuries after cement truck overturns

    Tuesday, June 30 2015 9:03 AM EDT2015-06-30 13:03:26 GMT
    A driver of a cement truck was taken to Blessing Hospital with minor injuries Monday afternoon after it rolled over just south of Quincy. The Adams County Sheriff's Department...
    A driver of a cement truck was taken to Blessing Hospital with minor injuries Monday afternoon after it rolled over just south of Quincy. The Adams County Sheriff's Department...
  • Eleven citations issued during safety check in Adams County

    Eleven citations issued during safety check in Adams County

    Monday, June 29 2015 1:09 PM EDT2015-06-29 17:09:32 GMT
    There were 11 citations issued and 11 warnings written during the June 20-21 roadside safety check conducted in Adams County by the Illinois State Police in District 20.
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- There were 11 citations issued and 11 warnings written during the June 20-21 roadside safety check conducted in Adams County by the Illinois State Police in District 20. Six citations were issued for...
  • Quincy Drum Circle providing beat in community

    Quincy Drum Circle providing beat in community

    Monday, June 29 2015 11:54 AM EDT2015-06-29 15:54:37 GMT
    Each participant might not play a specific piece of music, but the beat sounds right and everyone is having fun. The group of nearly 20 people uses hand drums, djembes, bells and maracas. Some bring their own drums, while others borrow from someone else. The rhythms might be different, but members of the Quincy Drum Circle blend them together to keep a groove going.
    Each participant might not play a specific piece of music, but the beat sounds right and everyone is having fun. The group of nearly 20 people uses hand drums, djembes, bells and maracas. Some bring their own drums, while others borrow from someone else. The rhythms might be different, but members of the Quincy Drum Circle blend them together to keep a groove going.
  • School Board vice president says finding property for three new K-5 buildings hasn't been easy

    School Board vice president says finding property for three new K-5 buildings hasn't been easy

    Monday, June 29 2015 10:42 AM EDT2015-06-29 14:42:33 GMT
    The Quincy School District's quest to find three available sites to build three new K-5 elementary schools is turning out to be more of a challenge than originally expected. The district plans to build five new K-5 schools -- along with a freshman addition at Quincy High School -- as part of an $89 million building campaign approved by voters last November.
    The Quincy School District's quest to find three available sites to build three new K-5 elementary schools is turning out to be more of a challenge than originally expected. The district plans to build five new K-5 schools -- along with a freshman addition at Quincy High School -- as part of an $89 million building campaign approved by voters last November.
  • Retiring judge to miss 'end of the stories'

    Retiring judge to miss 'end of the stories'

    Monday, June 29 2015 10:24 AM EDT2015-06-29 14:24:28 GMT
    Scott Walden says he's not ready for the cliffhanger endings. After 20 years as a judge in the 8th Judicial Circuit, Walden will turn in his robe after Tuesday's docket in Adams County Circuit Court. He says he will miss the relationships formed with people who have come before him and wound up turning their lives around.
    By DON O'BRIENStaff Writer | 217-221-3370dobrien@whig.com | @DOBrienWHIG
  • Man arrested on stolen vehicle charges in Quincy

    Man arrested on stolen vehicle charges in Quincy

    Monday, June 29 2015 9:17 AM EDT2015-06-29 13:17:45 GMT
    A Cook County man was arrested early Sunday and charged with possession of a stolen motor vehicle after a traffic stop by Quincy police.
    A Cook County man was arrested early Sunday and charged with possession of a stolen motor vehicle after a traffic stop by Quincy police.
  • Region welcoming expected break from nasty weather

    Region welcoming expected break from nasty weather

    Saturday, June 27 2015 2:35 AM EDT2015-06-27 06:35:01 GMT
    Local forecasts indicate there will be no major rains for the rest of the weekend. The Mississippi River is expected to crest in and around Quincy and Hannibal, Mo., on Sunday -- about 9 feet above each of their flood stages -- and then begin receding, according to various river flood stage reports.
    Local forecasts indicate there will be no major rains for the rest of the weekend. The Mississippi River is expected to crest in and around Quincy and Hannibal, Mo., on Sunday -- about 9 feet above each of their flood stages -- and then begin receding, according to various river flood stage reports.

  • Council to consider TIF program to support residential rehab

    Council to consider TIF program to support residential rehab

    Saturday, June 27 2015 2:23 AM EDT2015-06-27 06:23:29 GMT
    A plan to offer zero-interest loans from the tax increment finance fund for developers to renovate residential space is set to appear before the City Council on Monday without a recommendation from the Finance Committee.
    A plan to offer zero-interest loans from the tax increment finance fund for developers to renovate residential space is set to appear before the City Council on Monday without a recommendation from the Finance Committee.

  • Combining Midsummer Arts Faire and Blues in the District always a big hit

    Combining Midsummer Arts Faire and Blues in the District always a big hit

    Saturday, June 27 2015 2:10 AM EDT2015-06-27 06:10:58 GMT
    The 12th Midsummer Arts Faire kicked off its weekend stay Friday in downtown Quincy with 56 artists from all walks of creativity. The background music of blues artist Grady Champion and the "Taste of Quincy" food court accented the evening that helped bring downtown alive.
    The 12th Midsummer Arts Faire kicked off its weekend stay Friday in downtown Quincy with 56 artists from all walks of creativity. The background music of blues artist Grady Champion and the "Taste of Quincy" food court accented the evening that helped bring downtown alive.

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