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Free Fishing Days in Illinois This Weekend

If you have listened to the Y101 Morning Show over the years you probably know that on Free Fishing Days Dennis Oliver and I would go out and fish live on the air.  Sometimes we were at the Mississippi River and other times at ponds and lakes in the area. Over the years I have caught a few fish during our live broadcast times, but Mr. Oliver has never caught a fish with me during those times or even during the off-air times. Not one fish has ever been harvested by him over a 20 or so on and off years of fishing with me.

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Courtesy of John McCoy
Courtesy of John McCoy

Fireworks Display in Quincy Belongs on the Riverfront

The Bayview Bridge lighting ceremony in Quincy last summer was quite a sight to see. Thousands of people were on hand last year to witness the colors being turned on during a fireworks display which took place as well. This writing though is not about the bridge lighting, but it is about the fireworks.

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Al Messerschmidt, Getty Images
Al Messerschmidt, Getty Images

The History of Flag Day

Today is Flag Day in America. Hopefully you are flying old glory at home or at your work place.

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Blessing Hospital - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Agencies Need Volunteers to Conduct Public Health Mock Exercise

Blessing Hospital, Adams County Health Department, and the Adams County Emergency Management will be conducting a public health mock emergency exercise on July 5 & 6 and volunteers will be needed.

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Michael Loccisano, Getty Images
Michael Loccisano, Getty Images

All Girls Band to Kick-off ‘Blues in The District’ Tonight

This summer's 19th season of The District’s Blues in the District Concert Series will kick off tonight in Washington Park in Quincy.  Starting off this year’s season tonight will be Katy Guillen & the Girls from Kansas City, Missouri and a finalist in the 2014 International Blues Challenge.

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Mark Wiewel
Mark Wiewel

Mark Wiewel Pedeling for Food Pantries

On June 12 through June 17 Mark Wiewel, his daughter Caroline and family friend Gabe Vanderbol will pedal their bikes approximately 300 miles in 6-days in the 14th Annual Grand Illinois Trail and Parks Bike Tour sponsored by Ride Illinois.

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Keystone/ Getty Images
Keystone/ Getty Images

Americans Should Never Forget D-Day on June 6, 1944

Today is June 6. It’s a day that Americans should never forget. It’s D-Day! On June 6, 1944, Allied troops landed along a 50-mile stretch of heavily-fortified French coastline to fight Nazi Germany on the beaches of Normandy, France.

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Patricia Smith
Patricia Smith

Please Visit the Illinois Veteran’s Home Cemetery this Memorial Day

On this Memorial Day, I suggest you take some time to travel through the Illinois Veteran's Home on North 12th and Locust Streets.  

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John Moore, Getty Images
John Moore, Getty Images

Memorial Day is Not Veteran’s Day, There is a Difference!

In watching, listening or reading the news over this Memorial Day weekend, I would have thought it was November 11 instead of Memorial Day. Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in our nation’s service.

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

This is How Gus Macker Got Its Start

The year was 1974. The city was Lowell, Michigan. The location was Scott McNeal’s driveway. The participants were 17 of his friends. Combine all that and you had the start of Gus Macker, but how did it get to Quincy?

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