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Tackling Quincy's aging water main system Video included

Low water pressure, boil orders and broken water mains, it's all part of an aging water system in Quincy. Now city engineers are working to keep the city's water from going down the drain.

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The Latest: Catalan govt ties attacks in Cambrils, Barcelona

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Spain's El Pais newspaper, citing police sources, says the two perpetrators of the van crash in Barcelona are holed up in a bar. More>>

John Wood holds new student orientation Video included

Students got the chance to learn more about John Wood before class starts. Students got the chance to learn more about John Wood before class starts.

Many students across the Tri-states are getting ready to head to college for the fall.

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Longtime former Quincy business comes down Video included

Glass door still stands as building being torn down. Glass door still stands as building being torn down.

The last indication of a longtime Quincy business is no more as the building that formerly Housed Merkels Inc. is being torn down.

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Jackson-Lincoln Pool hosts last family swim night of the summer Video included

The final family swim night of the season took place on Thursday. The final family swim night of the season took place on Thursday.

A sign that summer is coming to a close; Thursday night was the last family swim night at the Jackson-Lincoln pool in Quincy.

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Quincy University recognized for distinction Video included

Quincy University has been recognized by The Colleges of Distinction. Quincy University has been recognized by The Colleges of Distinction.

Quincy University has been nationally recognized as both a College of Distinction, and Catholic College of Distinction.

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WIU President: 'State of the University is okay' Video included

The 2017 University Assembly at WIU in Macomb The 2017 University Assembly at WIU in Macomb

A roller coaster ride: That's how the president of Western Illinois University described the state budget impasse's impact on his student's in an address on Thursday.

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Macomb bypass project makes progress Video included

Macomb bypass just west of town Macomb bypass just west of town

Nearly five years after breaking ground, the Macomb bypass is getting closer to being done. 

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Quincy University students move in Video included

Welcome home sign on campus Welcome home sign on campus

Summer vacation is officially over for Quincy University students as they moved into their dorms on Thursday. 

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