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Jared Keim
Kurt Parsons

Tri-States’ Jared Keim and Band Restless Road Land Johnny Wright as Manager

A young band immense in talent frequently just needs experienced leaders to help guide them through the sometimes muddy waters of the music industry. The Tri-State area's Jared Keim and the other members of the band Restless Road have landed one of music's most experienced and successful managers to lead the trio into the next phase of their musical career.

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Scott Olson, Getty Images
Scott Olson, Getty Images

Last Call For Unclaimed Lottery Ticket Worth a Quarter of a Million Dollars!

Two weeks ago it was announced that someone who purchased a lottery ticket at the County Market store at 24th and Spring in Quincy had yet to claim it, and time was running out. Well, the hour glass is about to see the last of the sand to go through it. If that ticket is not claimed and presented to the Illinois Lottery officials by today, the ticket will be just paper with numbers on it. It goes from being worth $275,000 to being worth nothing.

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America's Got Talent
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Illinois, Missouri and Iowa All Represented on ‘America’s Got Talent’

NBC's 'America's Got Talent' has announced the top acts of the current season. 48 acts will compete for the $1 million grand-prize beginning on Tuesday, June 29. 47 of those performers have been announced. The 48th, chosen by viewers of 'Today,' will be announced on June 30 during the 'America's Got Talent' results show. Among this season's top acts are performers from Illinois, Missouri and Iowa.

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Longhorn the Comedian
Longhorn the Comedian

Longhorn the Comedian to Bring His Own Show to Quincy October 3

A Quincy comedy favorite is coming back to town, and he's bringing some comedy friends with him.

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Scott Olson, Getty Images
Scott Olson, Getty Images

Unclaimed $275,000 Winning Lottery Ticket Sold in Quincy

Someone in the Quincy area has possession of a Quick Pick Illinois Lottery ticket worth $275,000 and they probably don’t even know it. The ticket was purchased at the County Market at 24th and Spring store in Quincy. 

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Craig Redmound, Getty Images
Craig Redmound, Getty Images

Does Your Favorite Ice Cream Match Your State’s Favorite Flavor?

July is National Ice Cream Month, which was established in 1984 by President Ronald Reagan. For the past 30 years, we have been enjoying our ice cream, especially during the heat of the summertime. Yesterday in Parade Magazine, there was a story about each of the 50 states having their own favorite kinds of ice cream. 

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The best ice cream in Quincy, Illinois
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Who Has the Best Ice Cream in the Quincy Area? [Poll]

It is summertime, which means we're all screaming for ice cream! Let's have some fun and see who has the best ice cream or frozen yogurt in the area.

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Fishing Prank – Fish Stories From Dennis and the Big Dog [Video]

Quincy's Fishing Rodeo is Saturday at Moorman Lake in Upper Moorman Park. Free Fishing Days in Illinois will be going on, so you won't need a license to fish in the event (or anywhere in Illinois). The Big Dog and I have decided to share some fish stories as we get ready for the Fishing Rodeo. Throughout all the years the Big Dog and I have gone fishing together, I've only ever caught one fish... sort of. 

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Mikael Damkier
Mikael Damkier

Fishing Oars Out of the Water – Fish Stories From Dennis and the Big Dog [Video]

Quincy's annual Fishing Rodeo is Saturday at Moorman Lake. The Fishing Rodeo always takes place during Free Fishing Days in Illinois (where you are allowed to fish without a fishing license). People of all ages come out to fish with us during the Fishing Rodeo, and everyone always has a great time. To celebrate the Fishing Rodeo, the Big Dog and I have decided to share some fish stories. Like the time Dog had to fish our oars (I may have dropped them out of the boat) out of the water.

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Jared Keim in the Y101 studio
Kurt Parsons

Jared Keim Joins Restless Road From ‘The X Factor’ [Video]

Jared Keim’s hard work is paying off. The big winner, however, may end up being the up-and-coming band Restless Road.

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