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Stores prepare for tax-free weekend

This weekend is back-to-school tax-free weekend in Iowa and Missouri and many families will be saving a lot of money. More>>

Go West buses look to beef up security with new cameras Video included

Public Transportation in Macomb could soon be getting a lot safer. More>>

Cash-strapped college students turn to gift registries for school supplies Video included

As the cost of college continues to rise, some students are taking a cue from engaged couples when it comes to getting the supplies they need. More>>

"The Voice" contestant performs in Quincy Video included

She may not have been named "The Voice", but Thursday night in Quincy, Gracia Harrison proved why she was a front runner for Team Blake. More>>

Ursa Farmers Cooperative donates new grain rescue tube Video included

Fifteen to 20 people get stuck in a grain bin every year, and about three out of every four end up dying. That's why a local business is making sure rescue crews have access to a grain rescue tube. More>>

Debate over retail store development on war site in Fort Madison Video included

A historic American war site in Fort Madison has become a battlefield of debate over a new development project on the land.

Tri-States school district facing a budget shortfall Video included

Schools across Illinois are preparing for the upcoming school year with little to no money left in the budget.  More>>

Sealed bid auction taking place in Adams County Video included

You can get your hands on some unique property if you've got the cash.   More>>

Three men involved in jail assault identified Video included

The Adams County State's Attorney Office revealed the identity of three men accused of trying to escape the county jail Sunday and injuring a corrections officer. More>>

New invention brings gardening into the classroom Video included

A group of Tri-States interns are unveiling their new invention to help teach kids the science behind growing fruits and vegetables.

State Fair grandstand won't be fixed for opening

Illinois State Fair officials say repairs to the grandstand roof won't be done by the time the fair opens next week, but the grandstand will be safe. More>>

Adams County Fair sees record-breaking attendance

Cleanup was well underway Thursday at the Adams County Fairgrounds, but organizers were all smiles after witnessing the third-biggest attendance in the fair's history. More>>

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