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Western Illinois Judge to retire

Western Illinois Judge to retire

by Scott Hardy

8th Circuit Judge Mark Drummond to step down in August after 15 years on bench

Highway Striping Underway

Jim Dewey with KHQA

The Illinois Department of Transportation will begin striping state highways in the area this week. New…

Adams County Traffic Patrols STEPped up

by Jim Dewey

Illinois State Police will be conducting Special Traffic Enforcement Patrols in Adams County this month. The…

Proposed Capital plan includes $230 million to rebuild Quincy Vets Home

Proposed Capital plan includes $230 million to rebuild Quincy Vets Home

by Scott Hardy

Additional 340 beds would be added in six-year capital plan

Quincy Housing Authority wins state grant

Quincy Housing Authority wins state grant

by Scott Hardy

Money will be used to add 65 units to Fredrick Ball apartments

City of Quincy to begin collecting recycle totes next week

City of Quincy to begin collecting recycle totes next week

by Scott Hardy

Crews will collect totes from those not enrolled in new voluntary program

JWCC starting to attract students from NE MO

JWCC starting to attract students from NE MO

by Scott Hardy

College's market share, while small, has doubled

Judge denies motion to revoke probation of former NE MO Sheriff

Judge denies motion to revoke probation of former NE MO Sheriff

by Scott Hardy

Judge Tom Redington rules that Robert Becker didn't violate probation

Two Hannibal men sentenced in open-air drug market case

Two Hannibal men sentenced in open-air drug market case

by Scott Hardy

Tyrone Williams sentenced Wednesday to just over 10 years in Federal prison

Quincy man to plead in October fire deaths of two children

Quincy man to plead in October fire deaths of two children

by Scott Hardy

William Brewer to change Not Guilty plea May 21

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Pediatrician indicted on 65 charges after rape accusation

A Maryland pediatrician accused recently of raping a patient has since been indicted on 65 additional charges, including nine counts of child sex abuse.

Correction: Gunman Tackled story

In a story May 18 about a student who brought a gun to a school in Portland, Oregon, The Associated Press based on information from police reported erroneously the name of a person authorities say was tackled after bringing the weapon into a classroom.

Alabama police capture suspect; 1 officer slain, 2 wounded

A man opened fire on police responding to a call about a domestic disturbance in an Alabama mobile home park, killing one officer and wounding two others, authorities said Monday.

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Chicago’s new mayor inherits taxpayers facing biggest public debts of nation’s top 10 cities

Each Chicago taxpayer is on the hook for $119,110 worth of unfunded state, city, county and other local government debt. Many of the pensions driving those debts become Lori Lightfoot’s problem on Monday.

Bipartisan township consolidation bill heads to Pritzker’s desk

Former Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoed a bill that would have made it easier for McHenry County residents to consolidate their townships. Renewed bipartisan support has sent it back to the governor’s desk, now occupied by Gov. J.B. Pritzker.

Pritzker capital plan would double Illinois gas tax, hike vehicle registration fees, create new taxes on Uber and Netflix

Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office is using a major capital bill as a vehicle to grease lawmakers for a progressive income tax amendment. But the tax hikes to pay for it would make Illinoisans’ gas tax burden the second highest in the nation.

Illinois’ wealthiest bureaucrats want this bill dead

There should be no compromise with those who are looking out for their own bottom line above the good of the state.