Tucked away, the Barn Blender is perfect spot for those interested in 'crafts, clothes and cookies'
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Tucked away, the Barn Blender is perfect spot for those interested in 'crafts, clothes and cookies'

Somer Hannel says the annual Barn Blender held in October at Pointe D'Vine Vineyard and Lodge serves as an unofficial start to the holiday shopping season.

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Saturday's Honor Flight will be 51st since 2009 inception
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Saturday's Honor Flight will be 51st since 2009 inception

There is a quiet anticipation that surrounds Brian Caley, who will be one of the veterans aboard Saturday's Great River Honor Flight to Washington, D.C. Now 67, Caley was a member of the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War.

Quincy man sentenced to seven years after pleading guilty in sexual assault case
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Quincy man sentenced to seven years after pleading guilty in sexual assault case

A Quincy man accused of sexually assaulting a teenager this summer has been sentenced to seven years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.

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Investigation into fire that killed two children continues

The investigation continues into the cause of a Friday night fire that killed two children. Quincy Deputy Fire Chief Steve Salrin said there was nothing new to report on the investigation at this time.

Kmart shoppers saddened by company bankruptcy
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Kmart shoppers saddened by company bankruptcy

When told, Cristy Schnelle allowed herself a few moments for the news to settle. "It's sad ...," said Schnelle, a resident of Hannibal, Mo., when told Monday the Kmart store at 3701 Broadway soon will be closing.

Hopefuls in Illinois' 93rd House District spending time going door-to-door
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Hopefuls in Illinois' 93rd House District spending time going door-to-door

MACOMB, Ill. -- Candidates in the 93rd District have both emphasized door-to-door campaigning in one of the largest geographic Illinois House districts. "We're getting close to our second round of knocking on doors in all or parts of eight counties," said

Five prominent Quincy homes to be featured in Fall Home Tour Oct. 20
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Five prominent Quincy homes to be featured in Fall Home Tour Oct. 20

Five architecturally significant Quincy homes, including two currently being renovated, will be available for public viewing during Quincy Preserves' "Operation Restoration" Fall Home Tour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. next Saturday, Oct. 20.

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WGEM broadcasts return to Dish Network

WGEM NBC and WGEM Fox broadcasts are once again being carried on Dish Network after a new transmission agreement was reached Friday. In statement released on WGEM.com, the station thanked viewers for their patience during the impasse.

Tri-State Warrior Run supports nation's heroes
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Tri-State Warrior Run supports nation's heroes

The Tri-State Warrior Run supports local military families while taking runners on a course through the Illinois Veterans Home. The sixth Tri-State Warrior Run will begin at 9 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the main pavilion of the Veterans Home.

Republican comptroller candidate says she would 'commit to Illinois'
Elections

Republican comptroller candidate says she would 'commit to Illinois'

The Republican candidate for Illinois comptroller would "commit to Illinois" if elected, saying Democratic Comptroller Susana Mendoza won't answer whether she will run for mayor of Chicago.