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Major route to Adams County Fair closed for construction

Adams County Fair-goers may run into a big headache with a major route closed. More>>

River traffic re-opens after barges freed from Tri-States bridge Video included

A railroad bridge is not damaged and Mississippi River traffic is back open after barges broke free from their tow and got stuck under a railroad bridge in Louisiana, Missouri, Tuesday morning. More>>

State project studies impact of spending habits at fairs

Residents attending the Adams County Fair are going to be asked to help with a state project. More>>

New police chief named in Louisiana, Missouri

Louisiana, Missouri has a new police chief after its chief died in his home earlier this month. More>>

Malaysia jet victims' bodies arrive in Netherlands

By JONA KALLGRENAssociated PressKHARKIV, Ukraine (AP) -- Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 have landed in the southern city of Eindhoven. More>>

Plane crashes in bad weather in Taiwan, killing 51

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) - A plane making a second landing attempt in stormy weather crashed at an airport on a small Taiwanese island late Wednesday, killing 51 people and injuring seven, fire officials said. More>>

Adams County Fair underway

The Adams County Fair officially opens to the public on Wednesday at the fairgrounds between Quincy and Mendon. More>>

New county seat location recommended for Lee County

A citizen advisory committee recommended establishing one county seat in Lee County and putting it on property adjacent to the sheriff's office.

QPS holding off on suspension alternatives Video included

Board member Scott Stone says the committee decided to table the idea indefinitely, because there were too many concerns about a consistent policy. More>>

Palmyra Police show residents problems with current facility Video included

Land has been bought to build a new police station, but before moving any further the police department hosted an open house on Tuesday. More>>

Spring Street traffic concerns discussed Video included

Quincy's Traffic Commission is looking into different options for controlling traffic on Spring Street. More>>

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