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New vaccine requirements for kids heading back to school Video included

Kids are heading back to school soon, and local health officials say now is the time for parents to get them vaccinated.

This year in Illinois, children are required to show two measles, mumps, and rubella, or MMR vaccines, as well as two chicken pox vaccines.  In previous years, only one dose of each shot was required.
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Macomb police officer resigns amid forgery allegations

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A Macomb police officer facing three felony charges resigned in person Wednesday morning, according to Chief Curt Barker. More>>

New bill aimed at stopping college sexual assaults

Two local lawmakers unveiled a new bill Wednesday aimed at stopping sexual assaults on college campuses. More>>

State board of education investigating Quincy Public School District Video included

The State Board of Education is investigating claims that Quincy Public Schools broke the law while providing special education. More>>

New taxi service opens in Quincy Video included

Finding a cab in the Gem City may be a little easier after a new service opened this week. More>>

Luthy named Brown County Fair Queen

The 2013 Queen Sara Hendricks passed the crown on to Delaney Luthy. More>>

Authorities offer free Child ID Kits

You can never be too careful with your child, and today dozens of local parents prepared for the worst.The Illinois State Police, local authorities, and the Payson Masonic Lodge 379 put together more than 50 free child identification kits in case of an abduction or missing child. Each child was fingerprinted, had their picture taken, and even gave a DNA sample. Organizers say having this information in one place is a big first step in recovering your child. "If parents have their kid go throu... More>>

Quincy Housing Authority installing cameras to help deter crime Video included

The Quincy Housing Authority is in the process of installing more than 40 cameras around numerous complexes in Indian Hills. More>>

Construction on Emerson Garden Apartment complex nearly finished Video included

Quincy residents looking to find an apartment will soon have another option. More>>

US, Europe impose tough new sanctions on Russia Video included

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Spurred to action by the downing of the Malaysian airliner, the European Union approved dramatically tougher economic sanctions Tuesday against Russia, including an arms embargo and restrictions on state-owned banks.... More>>

Lee County Iowa's unemployment still above seven percent Video included

More people are out of work in Lee County, Iowa. More>>

City cracks down on neglected properties Video included

Overgrown yards, broken glass, roof problems; Those are some of the complaints from residents in Pike County, Illinois who say they're fed up with dilapidated properties in their neighborhoods. More>>

YMCA moves to 24-hour schedule

The Quincy YMCA will be open 24 hours a day beginning Aug. 11. More>>

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  • Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout

    Probe exposes flaws behind HealthCare.gov rollout

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:16 PM EDT2014-07-30 17:16:34 GMT
    Officials tell The Associated Press that a nonpartisan investigative report concludes that management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer problems that paralyzed the HealthCare.gov...More >>
    Officials tell The Associated Press that a nonpartisan investigative report concludes that management failures by the Obama administration set the stage for the computer problems that paralyzed the HealthCare.gov website...More >>
  • UCLA wades through damages from pipe flooding

    UCLA wades through damages from pipe flooding

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:04 PM EDT2014-07-30 17:04:52 GMT
    The quiet summer campus of UCLA found itself suddenly steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some eight million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the...More >>
    The quiet summer campus of UCLA suddenly was steeped in water and chaos after a major water pipe burst and spewed some 8 million gallons, stranding people in parking garages and flooding the school's storied basketball...More >>
  • 6 Philadelphia officers charged in corruption case

    6 Philadelphia officers charged in corruption case

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 1:16 PM EDT2014-07-30 17:16:17 GMT
    Six city narcotics officers used gangland tactics to shake down drug dealers, robbing them of large sums of cash and drugs for years, federal authorities charged in an indictment unsealed Wednesday.More >>
    Six city narcotics officers used gangland tactics to shake down drug dealers, robbing them of large sums of cash and drugs for years, federal authorities charged in an indictment unsealed Wednesday.More >>
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