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Adams County Health Department does inspections at the fair

Armed with a clipboard and pen, sanitarian Rex Pflantz went to over twenty vendors. More>>

Police arrest man in connection with Quincy armed robbery

Court records reveal a man was arrested for his connection in the armed robbery Monday that led police on a manhunt. More>>

Lee County seat debate heats up as committee makes recommendation Video included

Unlike most counties, Lee County has two county seats and talks of changing that has sparked debate over the last few months.Now, a citizen advisory committee created to explore the issue, has released its recommendations. After months of research, the citizen committee told the Lee County Board Of Supervisors they think the best decision is to consolidate the two courthouses and build a new one near the jail in Montrose. The estimates gathered by the committee put the cost of a new courthous... More>>

Major route to Adams County Fair closed for construction Video included

A road project costing nearly $700,000 is causing a big headache for drivers heading to the Adams County Fair. More>>

Quinn signs bill that gives millions for road repairs in the Tri-States Video included

Millions of dollars worth of road repairs are coming to the Tri-States as part of a billion-dollar plan signed by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn.
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Fort Madison celebrates 175th anniversary

Fort Madison is one of the oldest towns in Iowa and city officials are celebrating the occasion this year with an elaborate party. More>>

Drug epidemic leads to increased need for foster parents Video included

The rise in meth use, which local authorities call an epidemic, is causing an increased need for foster families. More>>

Police look for driver after hit-and-run

Quincy police are searching for a driver after a hit-and-run Wednesday afternoon.The crash happened around 12:30 at 6th and Maine streets.Police say a driver in a blue Hyundai ran the traffic signal and hit a motorcycle.The driver of the bike had minor injuries, but the driver that hit the bike took off. More>>

Canton police chief resigns

Canton Police Chief Hayes Shelley resigned his post Tuesday after serving almost three years as chief. More>>

Local hunters speak out about shorter deer season Video included

Local hunters are speaking out after the Illinois Department of Natural Resources cut deer season short. More>>

Man accused of hitting nursing home resident pleads not guilty

The Payson, Illinois man accused of hitting a nursing home resident in the head pleaded not guilty in court  Tuesday. More>>

Mild summer benefits area farmers

The mild summer has been great for farmers in the area. 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>>

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  • Funeral held for man who died in NY police custody

    Funeral held for man who died in NY police custody

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:31:07 GMT
    An overflow crowd packed a church on Wednesday night for the funeral of a man who died in police custody after an officer placed him in an apparent chokehold.More >>
    An overflow crowd packed a church on Wednesday night for the funeral of a man who died in police custody after an officer placed him in an apparent chokehold.More >>
  • Ohio woman has long road ahead after rock attack

    Ohio woman has long road ahead after rock attack

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:21:45 GMT
    Doctors had a simple goal when they first saw how a football-size rock thrown from an interstate overpass in Pennsylvania had shattered Sharon Budd's skull - to keep her alive.More >>
    Doctors had a simple goal when they first saw how a football-size rock thrown from an interstate overpass in Pennsylvania had shattered Sharon Budd's skull - to keep her alive.More >>
  • California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

    California firm issues nationwide fruit recall

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:21 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:21:23 GMT
    A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination.More >>
    A Central California company is recalling specific lots of its fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots sold nationwide over concerns of possible listeria contamination.More >>
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