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"Daycationing" offers fun without cost of a night's stay

If you're looking for a resort-style day of leisure that's not far from home, check out one of the local hotels in your area. More>>

Drawing It Out takes place this week at the Quincy Art Center

Kids are never too young to learn about the fun art projects can create. On Monday, first, second and third graders did just that. Monday was the first day of Drawing It Out at the Quincy Art Center.

World Hepatitis Day is raising awareness about the three types of hepatitis

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, viral hepatitis is a global health issue affecting nearly 400 million people. Monday was World Hepatitis Day, a day to raise awareness about a subject local officials say isn't usually talked about.

Step Back in Time: The fair offers a glimpse of days gone by

A unique demonstration offers a glimpse in to the past, back to the way farming was before modern technology. More>>

Weather helps boost fair attendance

Organizers of the Adams County Fair say great weather and new activities have helped boost attendance this year. More>>

More girls getting HPV Vaccine

New government numbers show more teen girls are getting a controversial cervical cancer vaccine. More>>

Man who nearly drowned released from hospital

The Lewis County Sheriff's Office says the man involved in last week's near-drowning at Wakonda State Park was released from the hospital over the weekend. More>>

Hit-and-run knocks down traffic signals

Two traffic signals at the corner of 8th and State streets in Quincy were out of commission Monday. More>>

Deal to improve veterans' health care costs $17B


A bipartisan deal announced Monday would authorize about $17 billion to help veterans avoid long waits for health care, hire more doctors and nurses to treat veterans and make it easier to fire executives at the Department... More>>

Missouri considers electronic privacy amendment

The Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution protects people from unreasonable searches and seizures. A proposed Missouri constitutional amendment would explicitly extend those legal protections to text messages, emails... More>>

Illinois communities scramble to find road salt

Nearly 200 Illinois communities are scrambling to find road salt after last winter's record frigid temperatures and snowfall depleted supplies. More>>

Man accused of dozens of burglaries sentenced to six years in prison

A man charged with committing dozens of burglaries and one count of criminal sexual abuse was sentenced to 10 years in prison Thursday. More>>

Dollar Tree steps up fight, buys Family Dollar


The fight for penny pinchers is intensifying. More>>

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