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Four arrested in Hannibal on drug charges

Hannibal Police have reported the arrest of four Hannibal residents on various drug charges. On Tuesday officers with the Hannibal Police Department assigned to the Anti-Crime Enforcement Squad performed a search with a warrant at 1812 Broadway. Officers stated a large amount of Methamphetamine was seized along with numerous items of drug paraphernalia and a small amount of substance believed to be Heroin. Officers reported that the investigation resulted in the ...

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Man charged with arson in Burlington, Iowa

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Lt Greg Allen of the Burlington Police Department has reported that a Burlington, Iowa, man was arrested Tuesday and charged with arson.

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Quincy woman accused of arson pleads not guilty

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A Quincy woman who was arrested for setting several houses on fire in Quincy pleaded not guilty Wednesday.

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Girl arrested for making threat against school Video included

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A 15-year-old girl has been arrested for a school threat at the West Prairie High School in Sciota, Illinois.

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Hannibal Board of Public Works wanting feedback on stormwater management plan Video included

The Hannibal Board of Public Works wants to hear from customers on their stormwater management plan set to be approved next month May 15.

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QPS looking to sell bonds Video included

QPS is looking into selling its remaining bonds. QPS is looking into selling its remaining bonds.

Quincy Public Schools is looking to sell bonds related to the $89 million K-5 construction project, and allow the district some more financial flexibility.

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QPS making progress on new elementary schools Video included

Iles Elementary is nearing completion. Iles Elementary is nearing completion.

Quincy Public Schools is getting closer to opening up two of its new elementary schools, but there's also work being done at two others as well.

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Families and staff worried about library cuts Video included

Computers and technology in the kids section of the library. Computers and technology in the kids section of the library.

If parents bring their kids to the library, they could see fewer hours and activities because of recent cuts. 

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WIU and union close to agreement

Western Illinois University and the University Professionals of Illinois Local 4100 reported Tuesday night that they are close to reaching an agreement. 

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Douglass community services restructures finances Video included

A volunteer providing a food basket to someone in need A volunteer providing a food basket to someone in need

At Douglass Community Services in Hannibal, it's volunteers like Kathy Corum that make all the difference.

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Fire at Hannibal apartment building Video included

Holman Place Apartments after fire Holman Place Apartments after fire

Fire broke out at Holman Place Apartments, at 3070 Holman Dr. in Hannibal, Tuesday afternoon.

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  • Bill Cosby's lawyers get slammed by advocates for women

    Bill Cosby's lawyers get slammed by advocates for women

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:50:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial near a cloud of bubbles blown by a protester, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.(AP Photo/Matt Slocum). Bill Cosby departs after his sexual assault trial near a cloud of bubbles blown by a protester, Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pa.
    Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial are poised to start deliberating after a marathon day of closing arguments.More >>
    Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial are poised to start deliberating after a marathon day of closing arguments.More >>
  • DeLorean widow sues for 'Back to the Future' payments

    DeLorean widow sues for 'Back to the Future' payments

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:50:15 GMT
    The widow of maverick automaker John DeLorean alleges a Texas company has illegally received money owed to his estate from a deal with Universal Pictures for the "Back to the Future" movies.More >>
    The widow of maverick automaker John DeLorean alleges a Texas company has illegally received money owed to his estate from a deal with Universal Pictures for the "Back to the Future" movies.More >>
  • Lawyers say others were hurt in Copperfield illusion show

    Lawyers say others were hurt in Copperfield illusion show

    Wednesday, April 25 2018 5:50 PM EDT2018-04-25 21:50:03 GMT
    (AP Photo/John Locher). Illusionist David Copperfield appears in court Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Las Vegas. Copperfield testified in a negligence lawsuit involving a British man who claims he was badly hurt when he fell while participating in a 2013 ...(AP Photo/John Locher). Illusionist David Copperfield appears in court Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in Las Vegas. Copperfield testified in a negligence lawsuit involving a British man who claims he was badly hurt when he fell while participating in a 2013 ...
    Lawyers for a British tourist who says he was badly hurt taking part in an illusion by Las Vegas Strip headliner David Copperfield in 2013 say they've found three other people who were injured over the years.More >>
    Lawyers for a British tourist who says he was badly hurt taking part in an illusion by Las Vegas Strip headliner David Copperfield in 2013 say they've found three other people who were injured over the years.More >>
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