Aldermen mixed on recycling program proposal
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Aldermen mixed on recycling program proposal

The decision by Quincy Recycle to discontinue in-person drop-offs at its facility "threw a curveball" into the Quincy City Council's debate over what to do with the city's recycling program, according to various Quincy City Council members.

Education

Committee looks at new courses at QHS, QAVTC

QUINCY -- Quincy High School wants to add three new courses for the 2019-20 school year, while Quincy Area Vocational Technical Center wants to revitalize its electronics curriculum to engage students in new technology.

JWCC gets No. 1 online community college ranking among Illinois schools
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JWCC gets No. 1 online community college ranking among Illinois schools

JWCC's aggressive approach to online learning recently earned the college a No. 1 ranking in that area among the 48 Illinois community colleges, according to the SR Education Group, a leading education research publisher.

Quincy Preserves honors three homes, volunteers at annual meeting
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Quincy Preserves honors three homes, volunteers at annual meeting

Three homes and volunteers were honored by Quincy Preserves at its annual meeting.

Police & Courts

Three teens suffer minor injuries in crash along North Bottom Road

Three Adams County teenagers suffered minor injuries Tuesday afternoon after the vehicle they were in overturned in floodwaters north of Quincy.

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Trap shoot delayed because of flooding

Flooding along the Mississippi River has pushed the Quincy Shrine Club to postpone the trap shoot planned for this weekend. The shoot has been rescheduled from 1 to 5 p.m. April 20 at the Northside Boat Club.

Remainder of Shopko stores closing by mid-June
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Remainder of Shopko stores closing by mid-June

Shopko will close its remaining 120 stores, including the Quincy site at 3200 Broadway, over the next three months.

QPL is institution of good for community
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QPL is institution of good for community

Quincy High School senior Myla Egbers loves to read, but it wasn't always that way.

Health

Donation assists QMG Healthcare Foundation

Quincy Medical Group Healthcare Foundation was the fundraising recipient from the February Quarter Madness event, which raised $2,310 toward the purchase of 92 gift cards for local patients currently undergoing treatment for cancer.

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Council narrowly approves construction change orders

QUINCY -- Mayor Kyle Moore had to break a tie to approve more than $54,000 to cover construction change orders on the new facility that will house city and county law enforcement operations.

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