Doug Wilson is senior writer, covering state and national politics, business and transportation issues. He has held several reporting and editing positions since joining The Herald-Whig in 1986. Wilson received a bachelor of journalism degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia. He previously was editor of the Edina Sentinel and wire editor at the Hannibal Courier-Post. Wilson is pastor of the Knox City (Mo.) Baptist Church. He and his wife, Alma, have three adult children and four grandchildren.
QUINCY -- It has taken time for Aaron Kerkhoff to see mistakes and failures as opportunities. In earlier jobs, Kerkhoff said he took it personally when customers would become angry, even if their anger wasn't directed specifically at him. "I worked at HyVe
This year's downtown rental rehab program will invest $141,000 in four downtown buildings where owners will spend at least $527,957 to create six upper story apartments.
QUINCY -- When 4-year-old Connor Jackson was blindfolded his aim was a little off when he went to pin an ear on a portrait of Vincent Van Gogh. He still got a prize and was ready to move on to another activity that brought crowds to the Quincy Art Center f
QUINCY -- Large, but manageable crowds, went through the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center on Saturday to celebrate the 98,000-square-foot building's seventh anniversary. Free access to the building was offered, as was a one-day-only
QUINCY -- Boats, outboards and lots of proud owners and restoration buffs were lined up Friday as the Quincy Classic Boat and Outboard Show got rolling at the Quincy Boat Club. "We'll be here through early Sunday afternoon. We've been doing this for 18 yea
QUINCY -- Robb Freed arrived in Quincy Friday afternoon on the return leg of what will be more than an 8,000-mile cycling tour of the nation, raising funds to fight a rare disease that took the life of his son. "EB (epidermolysis bullosa) affects one out o