Police & Courts

Quincy man facing firearms trafficking charge

A Quincy man has been arrested on a charge of firearms trafficking.

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Lyft driver reports that passenger assaulted her
Police & Courts

Lyft driver reports that passenger assaulted her

Jamie Gower didn't need much time to discover that she enjoys driving for the ride-sharing service, Lyft, but an encounter with a passenger early Sunday morning has her questioning whether she will ever get behind the wheel again.

GOP candidates seek 1st Ward seat on Quincy City Council
Quincy News

GOP candidates seek 1st Ward seat on Quincy City Council

Two Republican candidates are vying for Quincy's 1st Ward aldermanic seat in next Tuesday's primary election. Incumbent Alderman Eric Entrup said as he complete's his first term in office. Greg Fletcher said he's got a passion for the ward.

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County holding remains of eight unclaimed people

Adams County officials are trying to locate people to take the unclaimed cremated remains of eight people. The remains are in a crypt in the Golden Cemetery Mausoleum.

Local Government

Canton getting new high-tech portable radios for police officers

The Canton Board of Aldermen this week awarded a $13,100 contract to buy four high-tech portable radios for police officers.

House bill to replace IHSA with new agency goes nowhere
Sports

House bill to replace IHSA with new agency goes nowhere

A bill that calls for the creation of a new state government agency that would legislate high school athletics in place of the Illinois High School Association was expected to be called Wednesday afternoon.

Four Quincy Park Board candidates express views in forum
Elections

Four Quincy Park Board candidates express views in forum

The four candidates for three available seats on the Quincy Park Board in the April 2 municipal elections agreed more than they disagreed on issues during Thursday night's forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Adams County.

Police & Courts

Hannibal woman injured in crash on MM

A Hannibal woman was injured Wednesday night in a crash on Route MM at the Bear Creek Bridge.

Police & Courts

Bowling Green woman injured in crash on U.S. 54

A Bowling Green woman was injured in a Wednesday morning crash on U.S. 54.

LaHood hopeful trade dispute with China nearing an end
Quincy News

LaHood hopeful trade dispute with China nearing an end

Farmers are sometimes called "eternal optimists," and the discourse between U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood and members of the Adams County Farm Bureau on Thursday bore that out.