Police investigating death of teen who fell from Lovers Leap
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Police investigating death of teen who fell from Lovers Leap

The Hannibal Police Department is investigating the death of a 17-year-old Kirksville, Mo., female, a release by the department said.

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Short in wiring blamed for Hannibal blaze

A Hannibal family can credit a chandelier for helping them escape an early Wednesday morning fire.

Survey to get feedback on Hannibal water service, quality
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Survey to get feedback on Hannibal water service, quality

The Hannibal Board of Public Works will be doing a customer satisfaction survey now through Feb. 23 to receive feedback from residential and commercial customers.

Canton couple has 'hands full' after birth of triplets
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Canton couple has 'hands full' after birth of triplets

Three skulls appeared on the sonogram during Sadie Sharp's 20-week ultrasound at Hannibal Regional Hospital. When the nurse turned to tell Sharp she was pregnant with triplets, Sharp wasn't surprised by the news.

Bluff City Theater explores faith in 2018 season, opening with 'The Sunset Limited'
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Bluff City Theater explores faith in 2018 season, opening with 'The Sunset Limited'

Bluff City Theater kicks off its 2018 season this week with the play "The Sunset Limited." The theme for performances this year is faith and the various forms it takes.

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Hannibal team advances in WGEM Quiz Bowl

Members of the Hannibal Mo., High School Quiz Bowl team advanced to the semifinal round of the WGEM Academic Challenge Quiz Bowl Tournament with a 350 to 170 win over Bushnell-Prairie City High School on Feb. 3.

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Hannibal police urge motorists to lock vehicles, remove valuables

The Hannibal Police Department is launching a campaign urging residents to lock their vehicles and remove valuable items to avoid thefts.

Hannibal BPW general manager to retire after 8 years with utility
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Hannibal BPW general manager to retire after 8 years with utility

Hannibal Board of Public Works General Manager Bob Stevenson has announced he will be retiring after a little more than eight years with the utility. His last day will be March 23.

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Tom and Becky swim meet marks 25 years this weekend

The Tom and Becky Swim Invitational, hosted by the YMCA of Hannibal, celebrates 25 years this weekend. About 560 swimmers from 22 Tri-State swim teams will compete for top times at the annual event held Friday through Sunday.

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'Huck Finn Blues' named Hannibal's official song

The city of Hannibal now has an official song. The Hannibal City Council approved naming "Huck Finn Blues," recorded by country singer Brad Paisley, as the city's official song.