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  • Concerns raised on city's cost for Newcomb project

    Concerns raised on city's cost for Newcomb project

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 12:06 PM EDT2014-10-01 16:06:17 GMT
    The price tag associated with a potential development on the site of the former Newcomb Hotel is a concern for some Quincy aldermen. Hobart Historic Restoration of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has proposed building a five-story...
    The price tag associated with a potential development on the site of the former Newcomb Hotel is a concern for some Quincy aldermen. Hobart Historic Restoration of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has proposed building a five-story...
  • Liberty man facing felony DUI charges waives preliminary hearing

    Liberty man facing felony DUI charges waives preliminary hearing

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 2:18 PM EDT2014-10-01 18:18:44 GMT
    A Liberty man charged with four felony driving under the influence charges in connection with the Aug. 17 death of a Liberty woman waived his right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday afternoon. Jeffrey T. Tenhouse, 48,...
    A Liberty man charged with four felony driving under the influence charges in connection with the Aug. 17 death of a Liberty woman waived his right to a preliminary hearing Tuesday afternoon. Jeffrey T. Tenhouse, 48,...
  • Iowa teen dies 2 days after fight at school

    Iowa teen dies 2 days after fight at school

    Prosecutors may file additional charges because a western Iowa teen died two days after suffering a head injury during a fight at school.
    A western Iowa teenager who suffered a head injury in a fight at school last week has died, and prosecutors are considering filing additional charges against the other teen involved.
  • Sheriff: 2 dead in southwest Missouri

    Sheriff: 2 dead in southwest Missouri

    The Greene County Sheriff's Office says a woman has been killed and that a person of interest in the case has been found dead.
    The Greene County Sheriff's Office says the death of a woman and her estranged husband was a murder-suicide.
  • Hospital president, wife killed in house fire

    Hospital president, wife killed in house fire

    Two people were killed when a fire roared through a northern New Jersey home.
    The president of a major southern New Jersey hospital and his wife were killed when a fire broke out in their home, authorities said Sunday.
  • QU's Concert Choir to perform at Carnegie Hall in March

    QU's Concert Choir to perform at Carnegie Hall in March

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 11:54 AM EDT2014-10-01 15:54:22 GMT
    Quincy University's Concert Choir will travel to New York in March to perform in Carnegie Hall. The 30-member singing group has been selected to take part in a performance with several other university choirs from...
    Quincy University's Concert Choir will travel to New York in March to perform in Carnegie Hall. The 30-member singing group has been selected to take part in a performance with several other university choirs from...
  • Two injured in Spring Lake Drive accident

    Two injured in Spring Lake Drive accident

    Tuesday, September 23 2014 9:19 AM EDT2014-09-23 13:19:36 GMT
    Two people suffered minor injuries in a two-car accident Monday afternoon on U.S. 24 at the Spring Lake Road intersection. Karen J. Cookson, 75, of Quincy, and Nikki L. Gronewold, 51, of Clayton, were taken to Blessing...
    Two people suffered minor injuries in a two-car accident Monday afternoon on U.S. 24 at the Spring Lake Road intersection. Karen J. Cookson, 75, of Quincy, and Nikki L. Gronewold, 51, of Clayton, were taken to Blessing...
  • Ewing driver seriously injured in head-on collision on Mo. 16

    Ewing driver seriously injured in head-on collision on Mo. 16

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 9:41 AM EDT2014-10-01 13:41:23 GMT
    CANTON, Mo. -- A Ewing driver was seriously injured in a van-pickup truck accident at 7:40 p.m. Tuesday on Mo. 16, three miles west of Canton. Eldon F. Gaus, 75, was taken by Lewis County Ambulance to Blessing Hospital...
    CANTON, Mo. -- A Ewing driver was seriously injured in a van-pickup truck accident at 7:40 p.m. Tuesday on Mo. 16, three miles west of Canton. Eldon F. Gaus, 75, was taken by Lewis County Ambulance to Blessing Hospital...
  • School Board agrees to small raises for non-union workers, administrators

    School Board agrees to small raises for non-union workers, administrators

    Tuesday, September 30 2014 12:12 PM EDT2014-09-30 16:12:59 GMT
    The Quincy School Board decided Tuesday to give raises of between 1 and 2 percent to employees not covered by collective bargaining agreements. The raises are in line with recent contracts approved for various unionized...
    The Quincy School Board decided Tuesday to give raises of between 1 and 2 percent to employees not covered by collective bargaining agreements. The raises are in line with recent contracts approved for various unionized...
  • Blue Devils lose opportunity to claim WB6 outright in loss

    Blue Devils lose opportunity to claim WB6 outright in loss

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 12:10 PM EDT2014-10-01 16:10:03 GMT
    The mad scramble in front of the Quincy High School goal was a blur to goalkeeper Tyler Gerst. The senior parried a shot to his left and two United Township attackers and two Quincy defenders dashed for the loose ball....
    The mad scramble in front of the Quincy High School goal was a blur to goalkeeper Tyler Gerst. The senior parried a shot to his left and two United Township attackers and two Quincy defenders dashed for the loose ball....
  • Manufacturing expo at JWCC targets both students, community

    Manufacturing expo at JWCC targets both students, community

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 11:57 AM EDT2014-10-01 15:57:07 GMT
    More than 300 area high school students and the general public alike will have an opportunity Friday to get a glimpse of manufacturing's future. John Wood Community College is hosting a manufacturing expo at the...
    More than 300 area high school students and the general public alike will have an opportunity Friday to get a glimpse of manufacturing's future. John Wood Community College is hosting a manufacturing expo at the...
  • Quincy woman charged in sex case pleads not guilty

    Quincy woman charged in sex case pleads not guilty

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-10-01 15:41:16 GMT
    A Quincy woman charged with prostitution entered a not guilty plea Tuesday in Adams County Circuit Court. Ying Qin, 36, is facing two counts of solicitation of a sexual act, a Class A misdemeanor, in connection with...
    A Quincy woman charged with prostitution entered a not guilty plea Tuesday in Adams County Circuit Court. Ying Qin, 36, is facing two counts of solicitation of a sexual act, a Class A misdemeanor, in connection with...
  • Pathologist who did Lovelace autopsy has history of discredited work in central Illinois counties

    Pathologist who did Lovelace autopsy has history of discredited work in central Illinois counties

    Tuesday, September 23 2014 9:06 AM EDT2014-09-23 13:06:28 GMT
    A central Illinois newspaper is reporting that the pathologist who is believed to have performed the autopsy on Cory Lovelace after she died on Valentine's Day in 2006 is so discredited in Sangamon County that the...
    A central Illinois newspaper is reporting that the pathologist who is believed to have performed the autopsy on Cory Lovelace after she died on Valentine's Day in 2006 is so discredited in Sangamon County that the...
  • Palmyra teen seriously injured in crash on U.S. 36

    Palmyra teen seriously injured in crash on U.S. 36

    Saturday, September 27 2014 1:42 AM EDT2014-09-27 05:42:46 GMT
    MONROE CITY, Mo. -- A Palmyra teen suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon near Monroe City. Austin M. Heidbreder, 17, was taken by Air Evac to Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill., with serious...
    MONROE CITY, Mo. -- A Palmyra teen suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash Friday afternoon near Monroe City. Austin M. Heidbreder, 17, was taken by Air Evac to Blessing Hospital in Quincy, Ill., with serious...
  • EIGHINGER: If you think you're missing some mail, you just might be

    EIGHINGER: If you think you're missing some mail, you just might be

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 11:48 AM EDT2014-10-01 15:48:12 GMT
    One of my true pleasures every 30 days is compiling the "Morons of the Month" feature. There are so many candidates. Rarely, though, do I ever think much about the "medal winners" after compiling the monthly winners. But...
    One of my true pleasures every 30 days is compiling the "Morons of the Month" feature. There are so many candidates. Rarely, though, do I ever think much about the "medal winners" after compiling the monthly winners. But...
  • Newsboys returning to Quincy Nov. 4 at Oakley-Lindsay Center

    Newsboys returning to Quincy Nov. 4 at Oakley-Lindsay Center

    Tuesday, September 30 2014 12:24 PM EDT2014-09-30 16:24:57 GMT
    Spread the news. The Newsboys are returning to Quincy for a 7 p.m. concert Nov. 4 at the Oakley-Lindsay Center, providing the area with a second major contemporary Christian music event in a little more than three months....
    Spread the news. The Newsboys are returning to Quincy for a 7 p.m. concert Nov. 4 at the Oakley-Lindsay Center, providing the area with a second major contemporary Christian music event in a little more than three months....
  • Changes might be coming to enterprise zone program as renewal process continues

    Changes might be coming to enterprise zone program as renewal process continues

    Wednesday, October 1 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-10-01 15:50:20 GMT
    Final approval of the Quincy/Adams County Enterprise Zone is moving forward, and officials plan to host a public hearing on the plan this month. Chuck Bevelheimer, Quincy's director of planning and development, said...
    Final approval of the Quincy/Adams County Enterprise Zone is moving forward, and officials plan to host a public hearing on the plan this month. Chuck Bevelheimer, Quincy's director of planning and development, said...
  • Two injured when two trucks collide east of Taylor

    Two injured when two trucks collide east of Taylor

    Monday, September 22 2014 1:40 PM EDT2014-09-22 17:40:24 GMT
    TAYLOR, Mo. -- Two people were injured when two trucks collided at 7:35 a.m. Sunday on Mo. 6, five miles east of Taylor. Darrell L. Comstock, 68, of Palmyra, was taken by Marion County Ambulance, and Tyler J....
    TAYLOR, Mo. -- Two people were injured when two trucks collided at 7:35 a.m. Sunday on Mo. 6, five miles east of Taylor. Darrell L. Comstock, 68, of Palmyra, was taken by Marion County Ambulance, and Tyler J....
  • $900,000 street-surfacing project underway in Quincy

    $900,000 street-surfacing project underway in Quincy

    Tuesday, September 30 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-09-30 16:17:58 GMT
    Crews from Diamond Construction started work Monday on a nearly $900,000 street milling and resurfacing project on Quincy streets. The company is expected to finish the project in six weeks. The City Council approved the...
    Crews from Diamond Construction started work Monday on a nearly $900,000 street milling and resurfacing project on Quincy streets. The company is expected to finish the project in six weeks. The City Council approved the...
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