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QPD Blotter for February 17, 2019

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Ryan Wrenn, 23, states a TV, playstation, air compressor and misc tools stolen from 1633 Chestnut between…

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Investigators looking into Saturday morning fire in Quincy

Investigators looking into Saturday morning fire in Quincy

by Scott Hardy

Report of vacant home in 900 block of Payson called in around 6:35 AM

2nd arrest made in Quincy child sexual assault case

2nd arrest made in Quincy child sexual assault case

by Scott Hardy

Jonathan Hoats, 20, picked up Friday morning

Two former QU students held in Empire hate crime released

Two former QU students held in Empire hate crime released

by Scott Hardy

Chicago PD say they have new evidence after talks with Olabinjo “Ola” Osundairo and Abimbola “Abel” Osundai

Probable cause found against Ft. Madison man in Keokuk murder case

Probable cause found against Ft. Madison man in Keokuk murder case

by Scott Hardy

Adam McCain accused of fatally stabbing CaLove Sackman

Jussie Smollett hate crime case has ties to Quincy

Jussie Smollett hate crime case has ties to Quincy

by Scott Hardy

Two brothers being questioned by Chicago PD both attended QU, played football

Sources: Payless ShoeSource could close all stores by end of month

Sources: Payless ShoeSource could close all stores by end of month

by Scott Hardy

Would include stores in Quincy Mall and inside Quincy Shopko

Prosecution rests in Gavin murder trial

Prosecution rests in Gavin murder trial

by Scott Hardy

Jury could get the case by Tuesday afternoon

Blessing asks for delay on QMG Surgery Center proposal

Blessing asks for delay on QMG Surgery Center proposal

by Scott Hardy

Request made in Wednesday letter to state review board

Bethel man avoids long prison term on drug, weapon charges

Bethel man avoids long prison term on drug, weapon charges

by Scott Hardy

Joshua Thomas to enter 120-day shock incarceration program

Missouri Governor's Plan Will Move Bridge Projects Ahead More Quickly

Missouri Governor's Plan Will Move Bridge Projects Ahead More Quickly

by Jim Dewey

Governor Mike Parson made announcement Wednesday in Hannibal

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Illinois' Opioid Helpline sees 10,000th call

Call it another sign of just how large Illinois' opioid problem really is.

Bill prohibiting lawmakers from leading state political party stalls in subcommittee

A new bill would prohibit state lawmakers from serving as the leader of a state political party while in office, but it wouldn't affect House Speaker Michael Madigan, who has come under fire by Republicans and some Democrats for the…

Illinois, Chicago leaders reach out after Amazon scraps New York HQ plans

Illinois’ political leaders want the 25,000 jobs that Amazon was going to bring to a second headquarters in New York, but some progressives don't want the company here.

FoxNews

New testing helps nab nurse, 44, in brutal Alaska killing from 25 years ago, authorities say

A relatively new type of genetic testing was credited Friday with helping authorities in Alaska solve a case in which a 20-year-old woman was found brutally murdered in the bathroom of a university dorm room more than 25 years ago.

Vatican defrocks former US cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

The Vatican says Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing Confession.

Sign removed from Dolphinaris Arizona after 4th dolphin dies, possibly from contact with humans

Signage outside a swim-with-the-dolphins venue in Arizona was removed Friday, one week after the facility was shuttered following the death of the fourth bottlenose dolphin in less than two years, according to reports. 

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Repeating past mistakes: Pritzker proposes borrowing, stretching out payment ramp as pension solution

Trying to fix a massive pension deficit with more tax increases, deferring payments and gambling with taxpayer money is a recipe for failure.

Per-mile driving tax proposal introduced in Illinois House

New House bill would create a pilot program to test the feasibility of a per-mile driving tax.

Printing company foresees robot in Indiana benefitting from Illinois $15 minimum wage

The owner of a growing book printing company faces a greater threat from out-of-state competitors thanks to lawmakers in his home state. Calls for a $15 minimum wage and progressive tax could hurt his workers and business in southern Illinois.

Statewide $15 minimum wage passes Illinois House, ready for Pritzker

The Illinois House voted for a statewide $15 minimum wage – adding $1.1 billion to the state payroll, courtesy of Illinois taxpayers.