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Saveon Lewis, 19, for trespass on Quincy Housing Property on 12-10-18. Crystal Sutter, 39, reports the…

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Quincy man gets 8 years for meth delivery

Quincy man gets 8 years for meth delivery

by Scott Hardy

James Courson sentenced Friday in Adams County court

Lewis County receives "Fair" rating in state audit

Lewis County receives

by Scott Hardy

Auditor Nicole Galloway says several County offices need to change procedures

Hy-Vee acquiring Quincy Shopko pharmacy

Hy-Vee acquiring Quincy Shopko pharmacy

by Scott Hardy

Takeover set to happen by January 10; patients will be notified by Hy-Vee

St. Louis man accused of helping run "open-air drug market" in Hannibal pleads Guilty

St. Louis man accused of helping run

by Scott Hardy

Justin Woodson could get 10 years in Federal prison when he's sentenced in March

Hannibal BPW seeks bids for new water filtration system

Hannibal BPW seeks bids for new water filtration system

by Scott Hardy

Bids due by January 7

JWCC Tax Rate to Hold Steady

JWCC Tax Rate to Hold Steady

by Jim Dewey

Total levy will be $7,159,000, a $282,000 increase

Gaven Steele trial still on after Wednesday hearing

Gaven Steele trial still on after Wednesday hearing

by Scott Hardy

Accused of shooting at QPD, Adams Co. Sheriff's deputies in August

Steven Gavin murder trial delayed a month

Steven Gavin murder trial delayed a month

by Scott Hardy

Prosecution request granted; trial now set for February 12

QMG to hold January public hearings over new Surgery Center

QMG to hold January public hearings over new Surgery Center

by Scott Hardy

If approved, $19.5 million project would open in 2021 in former Bergner's building

Probable cause found against NEMO substitute teacher

Probable cause found against NEMO substitute teacher

by Scott Hardy

Katrina Kraus to enter plea on rape, sodomy charges in Scotland County January 2nd

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Rauner tells Chicago TV he sought others to run in his place, blames Trump for re-election loss

Gov. Bruce Rauner said he sought out other candidates to run in his place after a narrow primary election victory.

New Illinois law toughens requirements for 'unreliable' testimony from jailhouse informants

Illinois now has tougher requirements for allowing jailhouse informant testimony. An advocacy organization says the state has a notoriously poor record using them in prosecutions.

Not all suburban mayors on board with Emanuel's state gas tax hike proposal

When suburban Chicago mayors lined up behind outgoing Mayor Rahm Emanuel, they thought they were there in support of a new infrastructure bill, not raising the gas tax to historic levels.

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Priest crisscrosses US performing random acts of kindness

Father Jim Sichko has a 50-state congregation and a simple mandate from the pope: Go forth and do good deeds.

Kelsey Berreth disappearance: Colorado police search home of missing mom's fiancé

Colorado police executed a search warrant Friday at a home belonging to the fiancé of a 29-year-old woman who has been missing since Thanksgiving, Fox 21 Colorado Springs reported.

Man accused of causing horrific car crash that killed retired Marine already suspected of attempted kidnapping

Charles Glaze, 54, the man accused of causing a 7-vehicle deadly crash on the Grand Parkway in Houston that left a retired Marine dead wore an ankle monitor and was suspected of attempting to kidnap a woman at a cemetery near Tomball in 2017.

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Report: Illinois families average $331 in cellphone taxes, highest rate in nation

Cellphone taxes increased nationwide – and Illinois moved up to be the top taxer. Add another $157 in tax on Chicagoans’ wireless bills.

Holiday shopping and the sales tax scrooge

Illinois' current patchwork of sales tax exemptions, oftentimes carved out by special interests, makes for poor policy.

Rahm to Springfield: State gas tax needs to at least double

Departing Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel accelerated calls to boost Illinois’ gas tax to pay for local transportation projects.

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel endorses pension amendment to Illinois Constitution

Outgoing Mayor Rahm Emanuel is publicly pushing for a constitutional amendment to the state’s pension clause. Pension reform is the only way to combat rising property taxes and prevent further budget chaos in Illinois state and local governments.