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Crews pull man out of the water near a local boat dock

First responders in Hancock County, Illinois rescued a man from the Mississippi River Saturday morning.  

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Knapheide hiring dozens of new workers Video included

Knapheide is hiring dozens of new workers. Knapheide is hiring dozens of new workers.

Knapheide Manufacturing announced this week they're looking to hire as many as 70 people, both with and without experience. 

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Monroe Co. Jail inmate tries to escape Video included

Robert Branch, the Hannibal man currently charged with child sexual molestation of two victims, has added another charge to his list: Felony attempted escape from custody, according to Marion County Prosecutor David Clayton.

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Fire damages Quincy apartment building Video included

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Quincy firefighters were called to an apartment fire on the city's north side early Friday morning.
 

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Free child identification kits available Video included

Missouri Child Identification Program is a free child identification and protection tool designed to give families a measure of protection against the ever increasing problem of missing children.

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Police search for man who robbed Keokuk resident at gun point

The Keokuk Police Department has reported an armed home burglary on Greenbrier Court in Keokuk, Iowa.

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Ethan's Rodeo kicks off to raise money to fight childhood cancer Video included

Ethan's rodeo from last year. Ethan's rodeo from last year.

Cowboys showed off their skills in Adams County Friday night to honor the memory of a boy who lost his battle with childhood cancer.

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QU combating campus sexual assault

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The University of Illinois said schools should focus on reducing sexual assault when it happens most, which is during the first weeks of school.

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Shop local tax-free event for parents Video included

Local Quincy businesses are wanting to help families during back-to-school time. Local Quincy businesses are wanting to help families during back-to-school time.

Parents, getting your child ready to go back to school can be hectic, so some Quincy businesses are joining forces to give parents a break. 

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WIU students move in Video included

Students moving into their dorms. Students moving into their dorms.

Colleges and universities are bustling with activity this week as students move into their dorms.

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Learning how to become a better leader Video included

The Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their third leadership session. The Quincy Area Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their third leadership session.

. To register or for more information call (217) 222-7980 or click here.

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HLGU students take walk of honor

Students taking the walk of honor Students taking the walk of honor

Hannibal LaGrange University freshmen moved in today and took their walk of honor.

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Back-to-School fair hands out resources to those in need Video included

School supplies being handed out School supplies being handed out

Ralls county residents are getting help just in time for the school year.

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Tougher penalties in the works for texting while driving Video included

Another reason to think twice about using your phone while driving. 

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Back-to-School Block Party benefits Quincy children Video included

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The Quincy community came together Thursday night to make back to school a success 

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New survey shows small business climate suffering in Illinois Video included

Nearly 200 Illinois business owners surveyed say the state's business climate is worse than any other in the country. So how does that stack up locally?

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Western Illinois University assembly talks change Video included

Students will be moving in Friday. Students will be moving in Friday.

Western Illinois University students will be back on campus tomorrow, faculty and staff gathered to kick off the new school year with an assembly.

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New radio systems at Marion County Sheriff's Office Video included

The old analog only radio had trouble reaching certain areas in the county. The old analog only radio had trouble reaching certain areas in the county.

When you have an emergency you want help right now, but in rural areas alack of good communication can slow down first responders. The Marion County Sheriff's office is making changes to improve that.

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A rodeo to help fight a childhood cancer Video included

Ethan's rodeo from last year. Ethan's rodeo from last year.

The 9th annual Ethan's Rodeo kicks off tomorrow evening at the Adams County Fairgrounds. 

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Students greeted with a warm welcome for first day of school

Students being welcomed with big hugs. Students being welcomed with big hugs.

It's back to school time in the Tri-States. 

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Quincy University comes alive as students move in Video included

QU freshman moving in to their dorms. QU freshman moving in to their dorms.

Quincy University came alive Thursday as students arrived on campus.

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At least 107 measles cases confirmed across 21 states including Illinois and Missouri

More than 100 cases of measles have been diagnosed this year in 21 states and the District of Columbia, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Wednesday.

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Boil order for residents on Mulberry St. in Warsaw, Illinois

Officials in Warsaw, Illinois, have issued a boil order due to a water main break.

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`Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died

Aretha Franklin, the long-reigning "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style died Thursday at age 76, said her representative, Gwendolyn Quinn.

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New tenants to move into former Quincy nightclub building Video included

There are new plans to renovate a vacant downtown Quincy building.

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New concept to de-stress opens in Hannibal Video included

If you've got some pent up frustration to let out, a new unique business that opened this week in Hannibal may help.

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Firefighters remind parents about cooking safety Video included

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With kids about to head back in school, The Hannibal Fire Department is warning parents about letting children cook at home alone. 

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Hannibal School Board increases tax rate Video included

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If your kids attend Hannibal schools, get ready to pay more for their education.

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National 'Check your Chip Day' helps protect lost pets Video included

The chip can be used to quickly identify the owner of a lost pet. The chip can be used to quickly identify the owner of a lost pet.

An important reminder that could help you find your pet if it's lost, today is national check your chip day.

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Missouri requiring drivers to return temporary tags

Officials say drivers were swapping and selling temp plates, Officials say drivers were swapping and selling temp plates,

Missouri lawmakers are cracking down on fraud when it comes to license plates, but it could mean changes for you the next time you go to the department of revenue office.

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Western Illinois University gets new science instrument Video included

The Mass Spectrometer will be in a chemistry lab. The Mass Spectrometer will be in a chemistry lab.

Students interested in science at Western Illinois University will soon get more hands on learning.

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Business competition brings more development to Macomb Video included

The business is the first one from the competition to open its doors. The business is the first one from the competition to open its doors.

Macomb is seeing more development in the downtown area, which is allowing entrepreneurs to shine.  A new business is coming to Macomb, thanks to the small retail business competition the city held last month. 

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Rep. Loebsack tours new dental clinic in Keokuk Video included

Loebsack talking with staff on site. Loebsack talking with staff on site.

Getting dental care in Southeast Iowa is hard to come by because of a dentist shortage in the state. But a new center is open in Keokuk to fight the problem. 

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Hamilton addressing dilapidated homes in the city Video included

Home on 531 Main Street. Home on 531 Main Street.

Cities all across the Tri-States deal with rundown homes and properties.

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