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COVID scraps annual Neighborhood Federation Back to School Fair but not distribution of bookbags, clothes, shoes

The Quincy Neighborhood Federation wants to make sure kids are ready for the start of school again this year.

Health

Two additional COVID-19 cases reported at Veterans Home, first case at Senior Center

Two more residents at the Illinois Veterans Home tested positive for COVID-19. A positive test also was returned at the Quincy Senior and Family Resource Center.

Sheriff's deputy suffers nonlife-threatening injuries in crash
Police & Courts

Sheriff's deputy suffers nonlife-threatening injuries in crash

An Adams County sheriff's deputy suffered nonlife-threatening injuries while conducting a traffic stop Thursday morning on Interstate 172.

Quincy News

Portion of North 10th closed for water service repair

North 10th Street between Vermont and Hampshire will remain closed to through traffic until Saturday for water service repair in the area.

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JWCC to offer certificate in web development

John Wood Community College will offer a new web development certificate in the fall semester at its Quincy campus.

Options available for students as JWCC preps for fall term
Education

Options available for students as JWCC preps for fall term

John Wood Community College will be offering what it terms "flexible and safe-learning" options as the school moves toward the Aug. 17 start of its fall term.

Quincy Park Board moves forward with proposal to sell Lenane Park
Local Government

Quincy Park Board moves forward with proposal to sell Lenane Park

The Quincy Park Board didn't need any discussion to start the process to sell Lenane Park on the city's northwest side. Commissioners voted 7-0 Wednesday night to approve a resolution to find the park was no longer needed.

Education

QPS to start school year on Aug. 20

Quincy Public Schools will start the school year on Thursday, Aug. 20 with in-person classes and online remote learning.

Quincy man facing hate crime charges found unfit to stand trial
Police & Courts

Quincy man facing hate crime charges found unfit to stand trial

A Quincy man facing hate crime and aggravated battery charges was found unfit to stand trial.

Quincy News

Log cabin project featured on 'Illinois Stories'

Rebuilding the Fraser Log Cabin in the Log Cabin Village on Quinsippi Island will be featured on an episode of "Illinois Stories" that will air starting Thursday.

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