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Here are Some Tips to Fight the Heat

With temperatures well above 90 degrees and heat index readings around 100 degrees in the next few days, it is important that you don't let the weather cause you to suffer a heat related illness. With that in mind, here are some tips to help deal with the extreme heat.

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Kroc Center Open as an Area Cooling Center

The current heat wave shows no sign of going away thru this weekend and the National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for the area. As a result, the Quincy Salvation Army will open the Kroc Center as a cooling center on days when heat advisories, like today, are issued for those who need to get out of the extreme heat.

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City of Quincy Again Helping With Storm Debris Pickup

Ok, here we go again! Exactly one year ago to the day and just 3 hours shy of the exact hour, the Quincy area was again struck with extremely strong winds and thunderstorms.

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Kurt Parsons

Y101 Looks Back at “The Storm” (One Year Later)

Today, July 13, marks the one-year anniversary of the devastating 70+ mph windstorm that ripped through Quincy just before 7:00 pm leaving a wave of destruction in its path and leaving the vast majority of Quincy and Adams County without power.

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Ben Braun
Ben Braun

A Look Back at “The Storm” A Year Later

If you were in Quincy at this time last year, what were you doing when "The Storm" came through? Here's my story.

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J. Marc Serota, Getty Images

Kroc Center is a Cooling Center Location

The Quincy Salvation Army will open the Kroc Center as a cooling center on days when heat advisories are issued for our area, for those who need to get out of the extreme heat. 

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TV Storm Coverage Interrupts Regular Programming

So here we were, all watching our favorite shows on WGEM-TV and KHQA-TV last Wednesday night when both stations cut away from their regular programming to provide information in an attempt to inform people of the danger lurking in the area with tornadoes reported in the area.

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Quincy to Host Tri-State Severe Weather and Preparedness Conference

The second annual Tri-State Severe Weather and Preparedness Conference will be held Saturday, April 9 from 8 am to 4:30 pm at the Kroc Center in Quincy and there is a chance you could win your own storm shelter.

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victor zastol`skiy
victor zastol`skiy

Here are Five Myths About Tornadoes

With spring upon us the weather will certainly be changing hopefully for the better. With that warmer weather comes the possibility of severe storms as well, some of which could produce tornadoes. With that said, there are some really bad myths about tornadoes that need to be dispelled.

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Tasos Katopodis, Getty Images

Iowa to Hold Their State-Wide Severe Weather Test Today

The National Weather Service will be holding a state-wide severe weather test of its warning system in Iowa today.

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