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QPD Blotter for February 20, 2018

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Kalob L. Lowary (18) for Possession of Cannabis. NTA Abigail L Schumm 37, Quincy for driving on suspended…

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Divorces and Lawsuits January 22 through January 26, 2018

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Fourth case of Legionnaires' this year confirmed at IVHQ

Fourth case of Legionnaires' this year confirmed at IVHQ

by Scott Hardy

Resident is in stable condition

Two Quincy men arrested for breaking into storage unit facility

Two Quincy men arrested for breaking into storage unit facility

by Scott Hardy

Eric Graham, Wesley Elledge picked up Monday night

Power outage Tuesday in southern Adams, western Pike counties

Power outage Tuesday in southern Adams, western Pike counties

by Scott Hardy

Power out for around 2 hours

IL Senate Veterans Committee meeting over Vets Home estimate cut short

IL Senate Veterans Committee meeting over Vets Home estimate cut short

by Scott Hardy

Department heads fail to show for hearing called Monday afternoon

Quincy City Council to talk about FY18 budget tonight

Quincy City Council to talk about FY18 budget tonight

by Scott Hardy

Moore to offer possible ways to raise revenue

Ralls Co Sheriff's Office Sergeant in two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon

Ralls Co Sheriff's Office Sergeant in two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon

by Scott Hardy

One person hurt after Sgt. Andrew Bonsee tried to pull over vehicle

Moore: City "may look carefully" at some annexations

Moore: City

by Scott Hardy

Most would be near city's north, east sides

Parts of Hannibal without power Sunday morning

Parts of Hannibal without power Sunday morning

by Jim Dewey

Blamed on vehicle running into pole; power back on by 8:30 AM

Trezvant indicted on Meth Conspiracy charge

Trezvant indicted on Meth Conspiracy charge

by Scott Hardy

Arrested Tuesday on Class X felony

AP: IVHQ plumbing replacement would cost only $8 million

AP: IVHQ plumbing replacement would cost only $8 million

by Associated Press

Engineers told IDVA in 2016 report

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Trump's Yucca Mountain funding refuels political fight over nation's nuclear waste

President Trump’s budget includes money to jumpstart the removal of spent nuclear fuel from across the U.S. and place it in Nevada. Illinois’ congressional expert says it’s well past time, but Nevada politicians are telling the nation “not in my…

Expert doesn’t expect Illinois public sector health insurance costs to change until there’s near fiscal catastrophe

A health insurance expert warns it may take the state practically going bankrupt before there’s real change to bring the taxpayer cost of state employee health insurance down.

Political groups excluded from new sex harassment reforms crafted by Madigan

Illinois’ sweeping new harassment laws exclude the organizations that put the lawmakers in the position to pass the new rules.

FoxNews

Florida school set to reopen in phases after deadly shooting

The Florida school where a gunman last week opened fire, killing 17 students and teachers, is set to reopen in phases starting on Friday, the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School said in a statement.

All charges dropped in case of toppled Confederate monument

North Carolina prosecutors say they're dropping all charges against the remaining five people who had been accused of toppling a Confederate statue last summer.

Prosecutor: Woman sought hit man over relative's $40k policy

A federal prosecutor says a 32-year-old Mississippi woman has admitted trying to hire a hit man to kill her half-brother so she could collect $40,000 in life insurance.

IllinoisPolicy

Sangamon County homeowners: Where do your property taxes go?

Sangamon County billed homeowners $215 million in 2017. This meant owners of a $127,000 Springfield home had a $2,600 property tax bill.

Metro East taxpayers struggle to keep up with state spending

Residents in Madison and St. Clair counties find themselves fleeced by lawmakers' failure to control state finances.

Lake Bluff consolidation proposal could save taxpayers $500K

A joint service agreement between two fire departments could save Lake Bluff more than $500,000 over five years, once fully implemented. The plan would be a welcome change of pace for residents, as Lake County homeowners pay some of the highest property taxes in the nation.

Shrinking Decatur to face budgetary hurdles in coming year

After passing an unbalanced budget in 2017, Decatur will have to address its declining population and revenue as it looks ahead to crafting future budgets.