Ethan Colbert joined The Herald-Whig Newsroom as a Reader Interest Reporter in March 2019. A Missouri native, Ethan graduated with degrees in political science and journalism from the University of Missouri in Columbia. He has previously worked as a reporter for newspapers in Jefferson City, Columbia, Buffalo, Stockton, and Bowling Green. In Bowling Green, Ethan served as the editor and reporter for one of the top weekly newspapers in the Show-Me State. Ethan continues to live on his family’s farm in rural northeast Missouri with his dog, Dixie, a yellow lab. Outside of the newsroom, Ethan is a self-described “local history buff” who loves exploring museums and historic homes. A devout St. Louis Cardinals and Mizzou Tiger fan, Ethan regularly attends sporting events with his family.
Quincy Mayor Kyle Moore intends to use Friday's annual State of the City address to win support for three of his top priorities for the coming year, which includes infrastructure, a riverfront master plan and economic development.
From a stereo in the corner of the room came the soulful sounds of two singers performing spirituals such as "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot," as people arrived Tuesday evening to hear professional storyteller Mett Morris' program at the Quincy Public Library.
Deputies of the Marion County Sheriff's Department arrested a New London man on Tuesday after they say he attempted to evade them.
During an 84-minute meeting Thursday, the Quincy Riverfront Development Steering Committee viewed architectural renderings and photographs from 13 Midwestern cities that have completed multimillion construction projects along their riverfronts.
Ann Riutzel said what started with a few orders trickling in to her Broadway flower shop in January will end Friday with an avalanche.