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Former school board member and assistant state's attorney accused of murdering wife in 2006 Video included

The Quincy Police Department says a Quincy man was indicted Wednesday morning by an Adams County Grand Jury, accusing him of murdering his wife in 2006. More>>

Hancock County teen arrested on drug charges

Deputies arrested a Hancock County teen on drug charges Wednesday. More>>

Electronic cigarettes a growing concern for kids

Mint, coffee, and even watermelon."It could be very enticing to younger children," says Marcy Holden, manager at AD Discount Tobacco in West Quincy. These are only a few of the more than 7-thousand flavors for electronic cigarettes on the market. More>>

Lee County officials want to eliminate pollution in Lake Chatfield Video included

A Lee County lake is polluted and there's a push to fix the problem, but not everyone likes the proposed solution. More>>

Some Adams County residents to lose water Thursday

Some residents in Adams County will go without water for part of Thursday. More>>

WIU lowers price of food for student dining services Video included

The cost to attend college may be going up, but the cost to eat at one local university is actually going down. More>>

Apple harvest expected to be better than in years past Video included

When the temperatures are this hot, it's hard to think about apple picking season.
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Train derails in West Quincy, Missouri Video included

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A train derailed behind Knapheide's West Quincy, Missouri facility.
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Crews respond to Adams County structure fire Video included

Authorities say a shed in Fowler, Illinois was completely destroyed by fire Wednesday morning. More>>

Law toughens road to get back a professional license

The state of Illinois believes it's on firmer legal footing if it has to revoke a professional license, thanks to a new law. More>>

Honor Flight to take off Thursday

Another group of veterans heads to Washington D.C. Thursday.     More>>

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  • Huge waves wow throngs in Southern California

    Huge waves wow throngs in Southern California

    Thursday, August 28 2014 2:18 AM EDT2014-08-28 06:18:48 GMT
    Southern California is seeing the kind of epic surf usually associated with Hawaii or Tahiti. Beaches are thronged with wave riders and crowds are coming to watch the action even as seaside communities try to stave...More >>
    Southern California is seeing the kind of epic surf usually associated with Hawaii or Tahiti. Beaches are thronged with wave riders and crowds are coming to watch the action even as seaside communities try to stave off...More >>
  • University bets $10 million on poor city's kids

    University bets $10 million on poor city's kids

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:49 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:49:17 GMT
    On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall. Syracuse. Temple. Brown. Penn State. All of them brought back by...More >>
    On the second day of class at Reading Senior High School, teacher Eric Knorr directs his students' attention to the banners hanging on the wall. Syracuse. Temple. Brown. Penn State. All of them brought back by former...More >>
  • Omaha police bullet kills 'Cops' film crew member

    Omaha police bullet kills 'Cops' film crew member

    Thursday, August 28 2014 1:49 AM EDT2014-08-28 05:49:16 GMT
    When the call came from an officer who needed help facing an armed robber at a fast-food restaurant, two members of a reality television show riding along with Omaha police hustled to record the confrontation.More >>
    When the call came from an officer who needed help facing an armed robber at a fast-food restaurant, two members of a reality television show riding along with Omaha police hustled to record the confrontation.More >>
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