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Tracy Malone
Quincy Police Department

20 Year Sentence for Attempted First Degree Murder

20 years is the sentence for a Chicago man who entered a guilty plea to attempted first degree murder charges in Adams County.

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Kurt Parsons
Kurt Parsons

The American Queen Arrives in Hannibal Monday

One of the splendors of visiting Hannibal is the arrival of The American Queen Riverboat. Hannibal natives will get their next opportunity to see the American Queen when it arrives on Monday, July 20, at noon. 

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Storm damage in Quincy, Illinois
Alta King

Cleanup News Conference Calls for Weekend Volunteers [Listen]

The storm recovery project is continuing in the City of Quincy. This upcoming weekend will be filled with the sounds of chainsaws as people try to clear their property of fallen tree limbs. There are plenty of elderly and disabled people who will not be able to do any cleanup. Therefore, there is  a request for people who can help them this Saturday and Sunday during the hours of 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. both days. If you can volunteer this weekend, please call (217)-214-7788.

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Sean Gallup, Getty Images
Sean Gallup, Getty Images

Everyone Around Here Remembers the Levee Break on July 16, 1993

If you were around Quincy 22 years ago today, you probably know where you were when you heard the news that the levee in West Quincy failed to hold back the mighty Mississippi River. We all knew when it happened because the news and the river spread like wildfire. What we didn't know at the time was that the levy failed thanks to the assistance of Quincy native James Scott, who was eventually convicted of "creating a catastrophe" by removing sand bags in the area of the levee break. Would the levee have held back the rising water on its own?  Only God knows.

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iStockphoto

Ralls County Man Pleads Guilty in 2013 Assault

A Ralls County man pleads guilty to domestic assault and sexual abuse charges.

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ThinkStock

One Arrest Following Quincy Fight and Stabbing

A Quincy man faces charges following a fight and stabbing incident Wednesday evening in the 800 block of Madison in Quincy.

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Roy J. Gillum
Hannibal Police Department

Hannibal Police Make Arrest After Woman Stabbed

A 33-year-old man has been arrested following a stabbing that left the victim with "multiple stab wounds," according to Hannibal Police.

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Bill Shuler
Bill Shuler

Wednesday Press Conference Updates Storm Recovery

Officials gathered at midday Wednesday for a press conference to provide an update on the repair and recovery efforts in Quincy following Monday night’s storm.

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Storm damage in Quincy, Illinois
Alta King

Storm Recovery Information You Need to Know

Recovery information continues to pour in today as the City of Quincy and surrounding area cleans up from the massive storm that struck the area Monday. In no particular order, here are some items you need to know in your own particular recovery effort.

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Quincy Mayor Kyle Moore
Jeff Dorsey

Quincy Mayor Kyle Moore Says Cleanup After Monday’s Storm Will Take Time [Interview]

The City of Quincy has been hard at work clearing streets and coordinating cleanup efforts after a major thunderstorm damaged homes, businesses, and knocked out power for a large portion of the city on Monday evening. Mayor Kyle Moore spoke with Y101 on Tuesday afternoon to provide an update to residents.

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