Quincy News

Council narrowly approves construction change orders

QUINCY -- Mayor Kyle Moore had to break a tie to approve more than $54,000 to cover construction change orders on the new facility that will house city and county law enforcement operations.

Education

Tracy Family Foundation boosting scholarship help in Brown County

A West-Central Illinois-based foundation is expanding its financial help for high school seniors and their future.

Pulitzer Prize winner to speak at Transitions event
Quincy News

Pulitzer Prize winner to speak at Transitions event

Pulitzer Prize winning author and Hannibal, Mo., native Ron Powers will speak in Quincy next month in support of the Transitions Foundation.

St. Patrick's Day parade marches down Maine
Quincy News

St. Patrick's Day parade marches down Maine

Melvin Kindhart made sure that he would be spotted by those throwing candy at Saturday's St. Patrick's Day parade in downtown Quincy.

Your Turn/Jordan Stults
Your Turn

Your Turn/Jordan Stults

Jordan Stults, 36, is the human resources manager at Timewell Drainage Products. He enjoys playing golf, fishing, coaching his son's sports teams and spending time with his family.

Registration continues for new opioid alternative program in Illinois
Illinois News

Registration continues for new opioid alternative program in Illinois

A pilot program that allows people to use medical marijuana instead of prescription painkillers has registered less than 500 people since it started earlier this year.

Mississippi River expected to reach moderate flood levels early next week
Quincy News

Mississippi River expected to reach moderate flood levels early next week

The rising Mississippi River is expected to reach moderate flood levels in Quincy by early next week.

Encouraging group shows up for Quincy to Peoria St. Jude Run kickoff event
Quincy News

Encouraging group shows up for Quincy to Peoria St. Jude Run kickoff event

A crowd of of veteran and first-time participants showed up for the Quincy to Peoria St. Jude Run kickoff event Thursday night at BoodaLu Steakhouse.

Search warrant leads to two arrests in Pittsfield
Police & Courts

Search warrant leads to two arrests in Pittsfield

A search of a Pittsfield home on Thursday morning led to the arrest of two people on drug and weapons charges.

Quincy woman sentenced to second-chance probation in theft case
Police & Courts

Quincy woman sentenced to second-chance probation in theft case

A former Quincy gas station manager who pleaded guilty to stealing thousands of dollars of lottery tickets has been sentenced to a second-chance probation.

Things to Do