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QPD Blotter for October 18, 2017

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Warren D. Mason 24, Quincy for trespassing at 1532 S 5th.      Ramon Ornelas 39, MO for DUI. Anthony…

Divorces & Lawsuits

Divorces and Lawsuits October 9 through October 13, 2017

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Real Estate Transfers

Real Estate Transfers: September 25 thru October 6, 2017

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Transfers 9/25 thru 9/29 Transfers 10/2 thru 10/6

In Your Backyard

The White Pages: Oh, Those Cubs, Always Full of Surprises

The White Pages:   Oh, Those Cubs, Always Full of Surprises

Bobbe White

On a sunny September 9th, Wrigley Field spread before us. It was my first visit. I now have a certificate…

The NFL: Oh, NOW we want you to stand......

The NFL:  Oh, NOW we want you to stand......

Mike Moyers

Roger Goodell steps in it again

The White Pages: WE’RE DOING THE BEST WE CAN!

The White Pages:    WE’RE DOING THE BEST WE CAN!

Bobbe White

Have you had a hard week? Busy week? Crazy busy week? When the weeks go quite fast, shouldn’t we be less…

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Miller pleads Not Guilty to McDonald's robbery

Miller pleads Not Guilty to McDonald's robbery

by Scott Hardy

Will go on trial in Adams County December 4

QF raises strike possibility after third round of negotiations with QPS

QF raises strike possibility after third round of negotiations with QPS

by Scott Hardy

School Board President Ali says Board is "disappointed"

Quincy city revenues continue down-ward trend

Quincy city revenues continue down-ward trend

by Scott Hardy

Down 1.5% in sales tax revenue

Blessing signs affiliation with Quincy eye-care provider

Blessing signs affiliation with Quincy eye-care provider

by Scott Hardy

Family Eye Care Center will have "preferred provider" status

Search continues for missing Quincy man

by Scott Hardy

Crews searching around Lock and Dam 21 for Ean Reinold

Quincy man will face Federal meth trial in December

Quincy man will face Federal meth trial in December

by Scott Hardy

John Varley charged with Meth dealing, conspiracy counts

IllinoisNewsNetwork

Chicago's Amazon bid has Rauner's support, but other Illinois communities remain hopeful

Did the state snub all of Illinois' other counties vying for Amazon's new headquarters when it sent Chicago's bid in Monday?

McCaleb: New Facebook page won't change Madigan's legacy

Why would Madigan launch a website and Facebook page now, one with photos of the speaker smiling with school children and meeting over coffee with constituents?

Healthcare expert: More drastic moves needed to fix collapsing Obamacare

One insurance expert said President Donald Trump should have gone further on healthcare and forced Congress into Obamacare.

FoxNews

Jurors to resume deliberations in beheading plot trial

Jurors are set to resume deliberations in the case of a man accused of plotting to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller on behalf of the Islamic State group.

Chico State frat members sentenced after cutting down trees, report says

Members of the California State Chico chapter of fraternity Pi Kappa Alpha have been sentenced for illegally cutting down 32 trees and damaging 15 in Lassen National Forest.

Las Vegas hotel security guard to appear on Ellen DeGeneres show

Ellen DeGeneres announced Tuesday evening that Jesus Campos, a Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino security guard injured by the Las Vegas gunman Oct. 1, will appear on her show Wednesday afternoon.

IllinoisPolicy

Illinois employers flooded with class-action lawsuits stemming from biometric privacy law

In 2017, increasing numbers of employees have sued their employers for alleged violations of Illinois’ biometric privacy law through the use of fingerprint-operated time clocks.

How ending the state and local tax deduction puts Illinois’ economy at a crossroads

One change in federal tax code – and Illinois lawmakers’ response to it – could decide the economic trajectory of the state.

District 15 strike leaves Palatine-area students and parents in the lurch

When contract negotiations get tough, school employee unions should not be able to strike. It only serves to punish students and their parents, and it gives unions an unfair tool at the negotiating table.

Bloat expands as enrollment drops, tuition spikes in Illinois higher education

Growth in administrative bloat is sucking up money that would otherwise go toward the classroom and tuition grants for low-income students in Illinois’ higher education system.

MissouriTimes

October 2017 Missouri Quarterly Filings

Here are the quarterly filing reports for those seeking office, nationwide, statewide and in the Missouri House and Senate. You can scroll across the tables to see the total contributions, expenditures, and indebtedness for...

Ethics Committee to advance to preliminary hearing after Love’s Facebook comments

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The House Ethics Committee met on Monday to investigate a Facebook post made by Rep. Warren Love that hoped that the vandals who defaced a Confederate statue to be “found...

Choi appoints Schnieders as UM System’s Director of Government Relations

Position will be responsible for day-to-day operations of government relations COLUMBIA, Mo. – Following the cancellation of the search for an executive director of government relations, University of Missouri System President Mun Choi announced...

Hawthorn Foundation brings Greitens to Europe for second trade mission

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Governor Eric Greitens announced he will leave for a trade mission to Switzerland and the United Kingdom, financed by the Hawthorn Foundation. Greitens is expected to meet with industry leaders,...