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Spencer Platt, Getty Images
Spencer Platt, Getty Images

What Street is in the Worst Condition in Quincy?

Last September I took a little 13 hour drive out of Illinois across Missouri, Kansas and into Colorado. It was funny to notice that the road conditions of each state were somewhat different as we crossed each state's border. Illinois' was the worst by far. It got me to thinking about all the roads and highways there are in this country.

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Moore/Fox Photos/Getty Images
Moore/Fox Photos/Getty Images

Free Fishing Days in Illinois This Weekend

If you have listened to the Y101 Morning Show over the years you probably know that on Free Fishing Days Dennis Oliver and I would go out and fish live on the air.  Sometimes we were at the Mississippi River and other times at ponds and lakes in the area. Over the years I have caught a few fish during our live broadcast times, but Mr. Oliver has never caught a fish with me during those times or even during the off-air times. Not one fish has ever been harvested by him over a 20 or so on and off years of fishing with me.

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Adams County Sheriff's Department
Adams County Sheriff's Department

Biological Mother Arrested in Death of Her 7 Year Old Daughter (DEVELOPING)

The Adams County Sheriff's Office has made a third arrest in connection with the death of a 7 year old girl near Beverly, Illinois that occurred on Friday, May 20.  

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tax returns
iStockphoto

Not All Illinoisans Pleased About This Top 10 List

While much attention has been focused on income taxes of late, the financial website WalletHub takes a deeper look into the tax trough. 

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Airbnb
Airbnb

The Most Incredible Rental House Ever (and It’s Right Up the Road!)

Looking for a nearby place to crash? There are a few Airbnb options in the Quincy/Hannibal vicinity. Some nice guest bedrooms, a couple bungalows, and even downtown loft or two. Hell, you wanna camp in my backyard? I'm cool with it.

But if you’ve got the cash, allow me to share one more option for you.

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Joe Raedle, Getty Images
Joe Raedle, Getty Images

Where Did the Baseball Saying a ‘Can of Corn’ Come From?

When it comes to purchasing food, the United States leads the way in the save distribution of food to the public. Safety measures are taken in packaging and delivery as well.  It got me to thinking about the pioneer days when people didn't have the safeguards for storing foods like we have now.  

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American Pickers
Cineflix

“American Pickers” to Film in Illinois

The stars of History’s “American Pickers” are coming to our neck of the woods in search of treasure!

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Tasos Katopodis, Getty Images
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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Oksana Kostyushko

Winning Lotto Ticket Sold at Quincy Hy-Vee

Check your tickets!! An Illinois Lottery ticket worth $700,000 was sold at the Quincy Hy-Vee on Broadway on Friday. As of this posting, the winner has not yet claimed his/her prize...

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NOAA Photo Library, Getty Images
NOAA Photo Library, Getty Images

Missouri to Hold Statewide Severe Weather Test Today

The weather in March is quite unpredictable. One thing for sure is Springtime can provide some very strong storms including tornadoes in the Midwest. With that in mind, Missouri will hold their state-wide severe weather test this afternoon.

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