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Crazy Local News Stories From the Quincy / Hannibal Area

It's always fun to read crazy news stories. Stupid criminals and bizarre incidents make headlines across the country. Sometimes they happen in our own backyard. Here are some of the craziest local news stories the Quincy/Hannibal area has seen in the last few years.

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Several Events in Quincy Planned For National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month across the nation, but locally, many groups and organizations are planning events to raise awareness, raise funds, and to honor breast cancer patients and survivors.

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Jeff Dorsey
Jeff Dorsey

Mr. Dorsey, Meet Mr. Dorsey! The Teddy Bear Clinic is Sunday

The 26th Annual Teddy Bear Clinic will be held this Sunday afternoon from noon to 4pm at Blessing Hospital's main entrance. As the founder of this event 26 years ago, the staff at Blessing Riemann College of Nursing was kind enough to name one of two new gigantic Teddy Bears after me.  He is known as the "Dorsey Bear" and the other is known as "Flo" after Florence Nightingale. This morning I got the chance to meet my namesake in our studios.

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Champ Clark Bridge - Louisiana, Missouri
Michael Rose

Champ Clark Bridge to Close October 13 Through October 17

Beginning October 13, the Champ Clark Bridge over the Mississippi River at Louisiana, Missouri will be closed for repairs. The Missouri Department of Transportation reports the crews will be working on replacing bridge expansion joints among other things. They expect the bridge to be closed through October 17.  

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Radio Studio
Kurt Parsons

Mark Twain United Way Radio Auction Saturday

One of the biggest fundraising events of the campaign season for the United Way of the Mark Twain Area comes to KHMO on Saturday, October 4.

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Quincy Exchange Club
Quincy Exchange Club

Quincy Exchange Club’s Field of Honor Coming in November

The Quincy Exchange Club has announced that The Field of Honor will be coming to Quincy next month. The Field of Honor, which is 1,000 American Flags arranged in neat rows and columns, will be on display at the Illinois Veterans Home over the upcoming Veterans Day weekend.

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Champ Clark Bridge - Louisiana, Missouri
Michael Rose

Champ Clark Bridge Work Delayed

Repair work on the Champ Clark Bridge at Louisiana is delayed a week.

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Kroc Center - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

Big Pink Volleyball Tournament to Benefit Blessing Breast Center Fund

The Kroc Center is inviting the community to participate in their upcoming Big Pink Volleyball Tournament to benefit local breast cancer patients.

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Lenny Bart with the Quincy Society of Fine Arts
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Quincy Artsbeat – Lenny Bart Talks About the Upcoming Arts-MANIA Event at the Quincy Mall [Interview]

If last week seemed like a busy week for the Arts in Quincy, this week is even busier. So we were joined this morning by Lenny Bart, the Executive Director of the Quincy Society of Fine Arts.

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Fire Truck - Quincy, Illinois
Kurt Parsons

QFD Holding Their Fire Prevention Week Kickoff Sunday

In conjunction with Fire Prevention Week, the Quincy Fire Department will be holding their Annual Fire Prevention Week Kickoff event on Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. at the Quincy Mall. Their theme this year is "Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives: Test Yours Every Month." The event will be held on the South parking lot in front of Bergners with the Fountain Court area utilized in case of bad weather.

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