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Illinois voters can register on election day

Voting is a right that many residents express, but some lose that right by not registering in time. More>>

Local food pantry asking residents for assistance during the summer

Workers with the Loaves and Fishes pantry in Macomb say between 100 and 200 people come in for assistance every week.  So far in July, they've had more than 360 people needing help, and the monthly budget of $5,000 isn't holding up. More>>

Quincy City Council approves changes to traffic lights off 8th street Video included

The city of Quincy will turn the traffic lights back on at 8th and Vermont.At Monday's city council meeting, alderman approved the recommendation made by the traffic commission, following lots of negative feedback from the public. Residents of Sunset Apartments, who were instrumental in getting the traffic lights back in, say this is the best way to protect pedestrians in the area, but city officials say it will still take a lot of maintenance to keep the lights working properly."It does prob... More>>

Road closure along Highway 24 this week

IDOT says that part of the road will be closed for about a month. More>>

Murder charges filed in weekend stabbing

Murder charges are filed against the man accused of stabbing another man to death in Pike County, Illinois this weekend. More>>

Gas prices dropping this summer Video included

Ellison say gas prices may continue to drop after the month of August, and continue that trend into the fall and winter months. More>>

Alcohol abuse leads to possible suspension for Lee County judge

A Fort Madison judge is facing a lengthy suspension because of two violations stemming from alcohol abuse.

Train hits garbage truck

A Pittsfield, Illinois, man is recovering from moderate injuries after a train hit the garbage truck he was driving.

College exceeds enrollment projections, still welcoming applicants Video included

Fall is right around the corner, and for recent high school grads, college is less than a month away. More>>

QPS preps buildings for school year Video included

The Quincy Public School District is getting school buildings ready for the new school year. More>>

Quincy police search for armed men after home robbery Video included

Quincy police say a search at the Illinois Veterans Home for two armed men came up empty Monday afternoon, and the suspects are still at large. More>>

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