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Organization Meets To Settle Tallest Building Debate Between One World Trade And Willis Tower
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Are You Making Your Vacation Plans Yet?

I know I know, its only January, but with the cold great weather we've been having, its nice to think of warmer places. If you are like me and don't have a ton of money to take a REAL vacation, there are places not to far from Quincy that are worth visiting this year.

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‘Do You Want Me to Research Uranus?’

On this day in 1986, the Voyager II space probe made its first fly-by of Uranus. The planet! Stop laughing! It's not funny!

Anyway, here's what happened when The Big Dog started talking to Sarah Deien about Uranus on the show this morning...

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These Songs Turn 20 In 2017.

It's 1997 your at the local skating rink skating to the songs of that year. Hanson, Backstreet Boys, maybe N'SYNC. Those songs turn 20 this year, I am about to make myself (and maybe you too) feel old, or young again.

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Historical Society to Start a New Book Club

The Historical Society of Quincy & Adams County is starting a new book club.  The club will meet in the historic Governor John Wood Mansion on the first Thursday of every month. 

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Did you know these famous people lived in Quincy?

What do John Anderson, Roy Brocksmith, James Earl Ray, and Jim Finigan have in common? They are all from Quincy, IL.

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Ever Wonder Why Quincy Is Known as the “Gem City?”

There's the Quincy Gems, Gem City College, Gem City Pizza, did you ever wonder why and how Quincy became known as the "Gem City?" It's not what you think.

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Illinois State Police- District 20 Releases 2016 Statistics

The Illinois State Police District 20 Commander, Captain Jon Dively, announced today activity and enforcement figures for calendar year 2016. Troopers in District 20, which includes Adams, Brown, Pike, Schuyler and Scott Counties, recorded 15,046 incidents during the year and conducted 11,895 traffic stops.

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Turn your Blue Monday around, see how.

Happy Monday, or is it?

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‘Hollywood Squares’ Needs to Return to TV

Years ago the TV networks would have plenty of TV game shows to watch but over the years, those shows have dwindled down to a precious few.  One of my favorites was Hollywood Squares.

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We Can Never Forget Pearl Harbor – December 7, 1941

With each passing year the remembrance of the attack on Pearl Harbor fades away even more. There are fewer survivors with us from the attack that happened 75 years ago.

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