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Knapheide is hiring dozens of new workers. Knapheide is hiring dozens of new workers.

Knapheide hiring dozens of new workers Video included

Knapheide Manufacturing announced this week they're looking to hire as many as 70 people, both with and without experience. 

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Monroe Co. Jail inmate tries to escape Video included

Robert Branch, the Hannibal man currently charged with child sexual molestation of two victims, has added another charge to his list: Felony attempted escape from custody, according to Marion County Prosecutor David Clayton.

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Fire damages Quincy apartment building Video included

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Quincy firefighters were called to an apartment fire on the city's north side early Friday morning.
 

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QU combating campus sexual assault

Francis Hall at QU Francis Hall at QU

The University of Illinois said schools should focus on reducing sexual assault when it happens most, which is during the first weeks of school.

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Shop local tax-free event for parents Video included

Local Quincy businesses are wanting to help families during back-to-school time. Local Quincy businesses are wanting to help families during back-to-school time.

Parents, getting your child ready to go back to school can be hectic, so some Quincy businesses are joining forces to give parents a break. 

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WIU students move in Video included

Students moving into their dorms. Students moving into their dorms.

Colleges and universities are bustling with activity this week as students move into their dorms.

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Learning how to become a better leader Video included

The Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their third leadership session. The Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their third leadership session.

. To register or for more information call (217) 222-7980 or click here.

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HLGU students take walk of honor

Students taking the walk of honor Students taking the walk of honor

Hannibal LaGrange University freshmen moved in today and took their walk of honor.

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Back-to-School fair hands out resources to those in need Video included

School supplies being handed out School supplies being handed out

Ralls county residents are getting help just in time for the school year.

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Tougher penalties in the works for texting while driving Video included

Another reason to think twice about using your phone while driving. 

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  • QU combating campus sexual assault

    QU combating campus sexual assault

    Francis Hall at QUFrancis Hall at QU
    Francis Hall at QUFrancis Hall at QU

    The University of Illinois said schools should focus on reducing sexual assault when it happens most, which is during the first weeks of school.

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    The University of Illinois said schools should focus on reducing sexual assault when it happens most, which is during the first weeks of school.

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  • Knapheide hiring dozens of new workers

    Knapheide hiring dozens of new workers

    Knapheide is hiring dozens of new workers.Knapheide is hiring dozens of new workers.
    Knapheide is hiring dozens of new workers.Knapheide is hiring dozens of new workers.

    Knapheide Manufacturing announced this week they're looking to hire as many as 70 people, both with and without experience. 

    More >>

    Knapheide Manufacturing announced this week they're looking to hire as many as 70 people, both with and without experience. 

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  • Shop local tax-free event for parents

    Shop local tax-free event for parents

    Local Quincy businesses are wanting to help families during back-to-school time.Local Quincy businesses are wanting to help families during back-to-school time.
    Local Quincy businesses are wanting to help families during back-to-school time.Local Quincy businesses are wanting to help families during back-to-school time.

    Parents, getting your child ready to go back to school can be hectic, so some Quincy businesses are joining forces to give parents a break. 

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    Parents, getting your child ready to go back to school can be hectic, so some Quincy businesses are joining forces to give parents a break. 

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  • Miss America: Leadership bullied, manipulated, silenced me

    Miss America: Leadership bullied, manipulated, silenced me

    Friday, August 17 2018 11:40 AM EDT2018-08-17 15:40:55 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:40 PM EDT2018-08-18 02:40:36 GMT
    The reigning Miss America says she has been bullied, manipulated and silenced by the pageant's current leadership including chairwoman Gretchen Carlson.More >>
    The reigning Miss America says she has been bullied, manipulated and silenced by the pageant's current leadership including chairwoman Gretchen Carlson.More >>
  • Kansas independent candidate wants to lure votes from Kobach

    Kansas independent candidate wants to lure votes from Kobach

    Friday, August 17 2018 3:26 PM EDT2018-08-17 19:26:40 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:26 PM EDT2018-08-18 02:26:27 GMT
    Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman has submitted enough valid signatures to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.More >>
    Kansas City-area businessman Greg Orman has submitted enough valid signatures to appear on the Nov. 6 ballot as an independent candidate for Kansas governor.More >>
  • Colorado girls' bodies were submerged in crude oil 4 days

    Colorado girls' bodies were submerged in crude oil 4 days

    Friday, August 17 2018 2:14 AM EDT2018-08-17 06:14:31 GMT
    Friday, August 17 2018 10:27 PM EDT2018-08-18 02:27:16 GMT
    (The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts.  The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...(The Colorado Bureau of Investigation via AP). This photo combo of images provided by The Colorado Bureau of Investigation shows, from left, Bella Watts, Celeste Watts and Shanann Watts. The Frederick Police Department said Chris Watts was taken into ...
    A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life.More >>
    A slain Colorado mother whose 2 young daughters were also killed painted a rosy picture of married life.More >>
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