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Quincy City Council to vote Monday on whether to allow recreational marijuana to be sold here

In less than four months, recreational marijuana will be legal in the state of Illinois. Cities are reacting differently to the legalization of recreational marijuana.

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U.S. Attorney's filing links five Illinoisans to 80 cell tower thefts

Five Illinois residents facing federal charges for stealing copper from more than 80 cellular towers in Illinois and Missouri were captured in Pike County more than a year ago.

25 employers featured at Region's Largest Job and Career Fair
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25 employers featured at Region's Largest Job and Career Fair

People seeking to change careers or move up can polish their resumes. The Herald-Whig, WGEM and John Wood Community College are partnering to hold the Region's Largest Job and Career Fair.

Grading work next step in Historic Nauvoo plan
Illinois News

Grading work next step in Historic Nauvoo plan

Grading work expected to be finished this fall is part of the "landscape features" included in the Historic Nauvoo Long-Term Enhancements Plan, outlined some 18 months ago by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and approved by the Nauvoo City Council, to increase authenticity and improve guest experiences.

Quincy Park District explores Lenane Park sale
Local Government

Quincy Park District explores Lenane Park sale

A park on the northwest corner of Quincy could be put up for public auction, though it would require voter approval.

Quincy man convicted of sexual assault sentenced to 30 years
Police & Courts

Quincy man convicted of sexual assault sentenced to 30 years

A Quincy man who was found guilty in the sexual assault of a woman last year was sentenced to 30 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections.

Quincy man who pleaded guilty to secretly video recording children gets 15-year sentence
Police & Courts

Quincy man who pleaded guilty to secretly video recording children gets 15-year sentence

A Quincy man who had secretly recorded children in his home over two years was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in federal prison for one count of sexual exploitation of a child.

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Three airlifted after Pike County crash

Three people were airlifted to undisclosed hospitals after a rollover crash Friday morning in Pike County.

'Curious Incident' to premiere Friday
Quincy News

'Curious Incident' to premiere Friday

A hope of those who see a performance of Quincy Community Theatre's production of "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" is that they leave with a better understanding of autism, though it will only be a glimpse into one person's world.

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'Cops and Nachos' set for Friday

Quincy Police officers will be raising money Friday to benefit Special Olympics.

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