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Farm Bureau board member, county commissioner candidate dies in tractor crash

The Marion County farmer who died Sunday in a tractor crash was remembered Monday as an advocate for agriculture and his community.

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Community remembers farmer killed in accident Video included

Picture of Ralph Griesbaum. Picture of Ralph Griesbaum.

Community members said Griesbaum had an impact on agriculture and the community.

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Outdoor workers provide tips for long days in the heat Video included

A Dale Koontz Builder crew working on a house in Quincy. A Dale Koontz Builder crew working on a house in Quincy.

The recent heat in the Tri-States is dangerous for anyone who's outdoors for an extended period of time. That's especially true for people working outdoors. 

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Cooling centers available across Tri-States

Several locations are serving as cooling centers in the Tri-State area for residents in need of shelter from the heat. Several locations are serving as cooling centers in the Tri-State area for residents in need of shelter from the heat.

Several locations are serving as cooling centers in the Tri-State area for residents in need of shelter from the heat.

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Missouri Gov. Parson appoints new lieutenant governor

Mike Kehoe Mike Kehoe

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has appointed state Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kehoe to be the lieutenant governor.

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Quincy dad who stabbed son on Fathers Day makes first court appearance Video included

Jay Schroder Jay Schroder

The Quincy man accused of stabbing his son outside his home on Fathers Day made his first court appearance Monday.

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Supreme Court issues ruling in Wisconsin political gerrymandering case

The Supreme Court is resolving partisan redistricting cases from Wisconsin and Maryland without ruling on the broader issue of whether electoral maps can give an unfair advantage to a political party.

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Father stabs son at Quincy residence Video included

Police on scene. Police on scene.

Quincy police said a father stabbed his son Sunday afternoon. 

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Tractor crash claims a life in Marion County Video included

After initially calling it a crime scene, the Marion County Sheriff's Office later clarified that a tractor crash was to blame for a death in Taylor, Missouri, Sunday night.

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Moonlight Ride For Hunger signup underway Video included

Riders cross the Memorial Bridge into Quincy during the 2017 Moonlight Ride For Hunger. Riders cross the Memorial Bridge into Quincy during the 2017 Moonlight Ride For Hunger.

After a successful debut last year, the Moonlight Ride for Hunger event will return to the Gem City this summer.

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  • H. Clinton: Separating families at border a 'moral crisis'

    H. Clinton: Separating families at border a 'moral crisis'

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-06-19 02:22:08 GMT
    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy that has separated children from their parents at the southern U.S. border "is a moral and humanitarian crisis.".More >>
    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy that has separated children from their parents at the southern U.S. border "is a moral and humanitarian crisis.".More >>
  • Former Mexico President Vicente Fox joins High Times board

    Former Mexico President Vicente Fox joins High Times board

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:22 PM EDT2018-06-19 02:22:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Mario Armas, File). File - In this July 18, 2013, file photo, Mexico's former president Vicente Fox speaks during a news conference on the first day of the U.S.-Mexico Symposium on Legalization and Medical Use of Cannabis in San Francisco del...(AP Photo/Mario Armas, File). File - In this July 18, 2013, file photo, Mexico's former president Vicente Fox speaks during a news conference on the first day of the U.S.-Mexico Symposium on Legalization and Medical Use of Cannabis in San Francisco del...
    Former Mexico President Vicente Fox, who calls himself a soldier in the global campaign to legalize marijuana, is joining the board of directors of cannabis publication High Times to advance his agenda.More >>
    Former Mexico President Vicente Fox, who calls himself a soldier in the global campaign to legalize marijuana, is joining the board of directors of cannabis publication High Times to advance his agenda.More >>
  • Recording of crying children at border adds to outrage

    Recording of crying children at border adds to outrage

    Monday, June 18 2018 10:21 PM EDT2018-06-19 02:21:54 GMT
    (U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...(U.S. Customs and Border Protection's Rio Grande Valley Sector via AP). In this photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection, a U.S. Border Patrol agent watches as people who've been taken into custody related to cases of illegal entry into the...
    Politicians and advocates are flocking to the U.S.-Mexico border to visit immigration detention centers and turn up the pressure on the White House amid a growing uproar Monday over its policy of separating...More >>
    Politicians and advocates are flocking to the U.S.-Mexico border to visit immigration detention centers and turn up the pressure on the White House amid a growing uproar Monday over its policy of separating immigrant children from their parents.More >>
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    Click here for complete coverage of Legionnaires' disease cases at the Illinois Veterans' Home in Quincy, including informative links from the Centers for Disease Control and the Illinois Department of Public Health.

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