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7-Day Forecast: Quincy

Friday
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  • 89°
  • 67°

Sunny

Saturday
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  • 90°
  • 70°

A few clouds

Sunday
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  • 89°
  • 71°

Slight chance of a thunderstorm

Monday
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  • 90°
  • 70°

A few clouds

Tuesday
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  • 86°
  • 65°

Mix of sun and clouds

Wednesday
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  • 81°
  • 63°

A few thunderstorms possible

Thursday
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  • 80°
  • 67°

Partly cloudy

Currently in Quincy as of

  • 87°(Feels like 89°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NW @ 8 mph
  • Barometer: 30.09 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:03:03 am
  • Sunset: 08:20:40 pm
  • Humidity: 48
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 7

7-Day Forecast: Macomb

Friday
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  • 87°
  • 61°

Times of sun and clouds

Saturday
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  • 87°
  • 66°

Plenty of sun

Sunday
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  • 86°
  • 65°

Afternoon showers and thunderstorms

Monday
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  • 87°
  • 64°

A few clouds

Tuesday
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  • 83°
  • 62°

Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

Wednesday
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  • 78°
  • 62°

A few thunderstorms possible

Thursday
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  • 76°
  • 60°

Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun

Currently in Macomb as of

  • 86°(Feels like 88°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NW @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.09 in.
  • Sunrise: 05:58:36 am
  • Sunset: 08:19:03 pm
  • Humidity: 51
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 7

7-Day Forecast: Pittsfield

Friday
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  • 88°
  • 67°

Mainly sunny

Saturday
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  • 89°
  • 68°

A few clouds

Sunday
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  • 89°
  • 69°

Afternoon thunderstorms

Monday
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  • 90°
  • 68°

Afternoon thunderstorms

Tuesday
Tuesday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • 68°

Mix of sun and clouds

Wednesday
Wednesday's Forecast Image
  • 81°
  • 64°

A few thunderstorms possible

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 78°
  • 64°

Partly cloudy, chance of a thunderstorm

Currently in Pittsfield as of

  • 88°(Feels like 89°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: WNW @ 3 mph
  • Barometer: 30.1 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:01:18 am
  • Sunset: 08:17:26 pm
  • Humidity: 46
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 7

7-Day Forecast: Hannibal

Friday
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  • 89°
  • 68°

Sunshine

Saturday
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  • 90°
  • 69°

Plenty of sun

Sunday
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  • 91°
  • 69°

Times of sun and clouds

Monday
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  • 92°
  • 69°

Thunderstorms developing in the afternoon

Tuesday
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  • 88°
  • 68°

Partly cloudy

Wednesday
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  • 85°
  • 66°

Scattered thunderstorms

Thursday
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  • 79°
  • 64°

Scattered thunderstorms

Currently in Hannibal as of

  • 88°(Feels like 88°)
  • Clear
  • Wind: NW @ 5 mph
  • Barometer: 30.1 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:03:49 am
  • Sunset: 08:20:19 pm
  • Humidity: 40
  • Visibility: 10 mi.
  • UV Index: 7

Regional Conditions

Quincy
87°
Macomb
86°
Pittsfield
88°
Hannibal
88°

Bridge the Gap's total was a record $76,755

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The final figures are in, and they are impressive. The May 16 Quincy Medical Group Healthcare Foundation-sponsored Bridge the Gap to Health races generated a record $76,755 for the Quincy Catholic Charities' MedAssist Program. More>>

Some city parks re-open on Friday

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Slowly, but surely, the Quincy parks are coming back to life. More>>

Quite a catch: Local anglers haul in rare blue catfish that will go on display at St. Louis Zoo

Updated:

As the fish broke the water's surface, neither Sheldon Niekmap nor anyone else in his boat thought they had caught anything unusual. More>>

Community support behind revived weekend Meals on Wheels delivery

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Weekend deliveries for the Meals Plus for Seniors program will resume Saturday for the first time in three years, and program officials say community support is why. More>>

Pedestrian struck while raking storm debris

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An elderly Quincy man was struck at 8:55 a.m. Wednesday while raking storm debris near Fifth and Parview. More>>

Beck named president, CEO of Broadcast Electronics

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Tom Beck has been named president and CEO of Broadcast Electronics.  More>>

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  • Pike board seats Mills as new member

    Pike board seats Mills as new member

    Tuesday, July 28 2015 9:58 AM EDT2015-07-28 13:58:19 GMT
    The Pike County Board accepted the resignation of one of its members Monday night and seated a replacement.Board Chairman Andy Borrowman appointed Patrice Mills Barry to the seat held by Tami Webel, a Republican who resigned after being named the county's ambulance administrator.
    The Pike County Board accepted the resignation of one of its members Monday night and seated a replacement.Board Chairman Andy Borrowman appointed Patrice Mills Barry to the seat held by Tami Webel, a Republican who resigned after being named the county's ambulance administrator.
  • Finance committee recommends electric consultation to full City Council

    Finance committee recommends electric consultation to full City Council

    Tuesday, July 28 2015 9:50 AM EDT2015-07-28 13:50:45 GMT
    Finance Committee members are recommending that Simec, LLC work as the city's consultant for renewal of the electric aggregation contract with generation companies.
    Finance Committee members are recommending that Simec, LLC work as the city's consultant for renewal of the electric aggregation contract with generation companies.
  • Pike board approves ambulance fee hike, building bids

    Pike board approves ambulance fee hike, building bids

    Tuesday, July 28 2015 9:43 AM EDT2015-07-28 13:43:21 GMT
    The Pike County Board cleared the way Monday for a new ambulance building and a way to help pay for it.Board members boosted ambulance fees by 25 percent, effective Aug. 1, to be more in line with rates in Adams, Brown and Hancock counties.
    The Pike County Board cleared the way Monday for a new ambulance building and a way to help pay for it.Board members boosted ambulance fees by 25 percent, effective Aug. 1, to be more in line with rates in Adams, Brown and Hancock counties.
  • New equipment at YMCA has some nifty perks

    New equipment at YMCA has some nifty perks

    Tuesday, July 28 2015 9:31 AM EDT2015-07-28 13:31:48 GMT
    Tony Van Zandt's eyes lit up at the mere mention of the new equipment in the Quincy Family YMCA's Wellness Center. Van Zandt especially appreciates the television capabilities built in to many of the new pieces of cardio equipment.
    Tony Van Zandt's eyes lit up at the mere mention of the new equipment in the Quincy Family YMCA's Wellness Center. Van Zandt especially appreciates the television capabilities built in to many of the new pieces of cardio equipment.
  • Carthage, Quincy men hurt in McDonough County crash

    Carthage, Quincy men hurt in McDonough County crash

    Monday, July 27 2015 10:57 PM EDT2015-07-28 02:57:25 GMT
    Men from Carthage and Quincy were transported to McDonough District Hospital Monday afternoon after a two-vehicle crash. The crash occurred at 3:22 p.m. at the intersection of Ill. 336 and McDonough...
    Men from Carthage and Quincy were transported to McDonough District Hospital Monday afternoon after a two-vehicle crash. The crash occurred at 3:22 p.m. at the intersection of Ill. 336 and McDonough...
  • Quincy to record, map portion of sewers to evaluate long-term plan

    Quincy to record, map portion of sewers to evaluate long-term plan

    Monday, July 27 2015 11:03 AM EDT2015-07-27 15:03:07 GMT
    A suburban St. Louis firm is expected to start mapping out a section of the Quincy's combined-sewer overflow system in August to better understand how much untreated water flows through it.
    A suburban St. Louis firm is expected to start mapping out a section of the Quincy's combined-sewer overflow system in August to better understand how much untreated water flows through it.
  • Adams County Fair Queen Pageant celebrating first 50 queens

    Adams County Fair Queen Pageant celebrating first 50 queens

    Monday, July 27 2015 10:27 AM EDT2015-07-27 14:27:08 GMT
    The Miss Adams County Fair Queen pageant will be celebrating its first 50 winners at the July 29 pageant.Kellea Hendrian, the second-year director of the pageant, said all former county fair queens have been invited to return.
    The Miss Adams County Fair Queen pageant will be celebrating its first 50 winners at the July 29 pageant.Kellea Hendrian, the second-year director of the pageant, said all former county fair queens have been invited to return.
  • Wind storm keeps insurance companies busy

    Wind storm keeps insurance companies busy

    Monday, July 27 2015 10:21 AM EDT2015-07-27 14:21:45 GMT
    The calls started before Charles Scholz could leave his basement. Like many others on July 13, Scholz, a State Farm insurance agent, was waiting out a dangerous windstorm at his home. At the time, he had no idea how much damage had been inflicted on Quincy.
    The calls started before Charles Scholz could leave his basement. Like many others on July 13, Scholz, a State Farm insurance agent, was waiting out a dangerous windstorm at his home. At the time, he had no idea how much damage had been inflicted on Quincy.
  • ICC plans public forum Tuesday in Pittsfield on Grain Belt Express project

    ICC plans public forum Tuesday in Pittsfield on Grain Belt Express project

    Monday, July 27 2015 10:17 AM EDT2015-07-27 14:17:14 GMT
    The Illinois Commerce Commission will hold three public forums, including one in Pittsfield, on Clean Line Energy's proposed Grain Belt Express transmission line.The Pittsfield forum begins at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the Pike County Farm Bureau, 1301 E. Washington.
    The Illinois Commerce Commission will hold three public forums, including one in Pittsfield, on Clean Line Energy's proposed Grain Belt Express transmission line.The Pittsfield forum begins at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the Pike County Farm Bureau, 1301 E. Washington.
  • Adams County Fair to feature several new events, special celebrations

    Adams County Fair to feature several new events, special celebrations

    Monday, July 27 2015 8:55 AM EDT2015-07-27 12:55:49 GMT
    Several celebrations will be part of the 74th annual Adams County Fair, which opens Wednesday and runs through Tuesday, Aug. 4, at the fairgrounds near Mendon.
    Several celebrations will be part of the 74th annual Adams County Fair, which opens Wednesday and runs through Tuesday, Aug. 4, at the fairgrounds near Mendon.
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  • Eighth annual PhillyFunFest parade to be held Aug. 15

    Eighth annual PhillyFunFest parade to be held Aug. 15

    Thursday, July 30 2015 2:13 PM EDT2015-07-30 18:13:51 GMT
    The eighth annual PhillyFunFest and parade will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15.
    The eighth annual PhillyFunFest and parade will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 15.
  • Benefit set for Aug. 16 in Ursa

    Benefit set for Aug. 16 in Ursa

    Thursday, July 30 2015 11:23 AM EDT2015-07-30 15:23:00 GMT
    Proceeds from a homemade ice cream social at the Ursa Christian Church will benefit a couple who are experiencing unexpected expenses since the premature birth of their first child.
    Proceeds from a homemade ice cream social at the Ursa Christian Church will benefit a couple who are experiencing unexpected expenses since the premature birth of their first child.
  • Blue moon viewing event Friday at Mark Twain Lake

    Blue moon viewing event Friday at Mark Twain Lake

    Tuesday, July 28 2015 11:30 AM EDT2015-07-28 15:30:25 GMT
    Mark Twain State Park will hold a special blue moon viewing event starting at 8:30 p.m. Friday at Buzzard's Roost on Mark Twain Lake. July's blue moon is the second full moon of the month, which will not occur again until 2018 and, after that, until 2037.
    FLORIDA, Mo. -- Mark Twain State Park will hold a special blue moon viewing event starting at 8:30 p.m. Friday at Buzzard's Roost on Mark Twain Lake. July's blue moon is the second full moon of the month, which...
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