The Canton Board of Aldermen agreed this week to work with Missouri Main Street Connection to develop a long-range "strategic planning initiative" for the city.
In her writing, Quincy native Lynn Schmidt tries to help other women thrive in their professional lives. The four-time published author and conference speaker visited Quincy earlier this week and spent some time working on her next book.
Unobstructed sunshine and idyllic fall temperatures on Saturday added an aura of warmth to Hannibal's Main Street, which was jammed all morning and afternoon with thousands of people attending the 42nd annual Hannibal Folklife Festival.
Gov. Bruce Rauner pledged Friday that "we're going to have more skilled nursing beds than before." In addition, Rauner said the Veterans Home will offer daycare and behavioral health services that previously had not been provided.