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QPD warn of fireworks usage

By THE HERALD-WHIG STAFF
Posted: Jul. 2, 2020 4:30 pm

QUINCY -- The Quincy Police Department reminds residents that they could be issued a citation and fined for use of fireworks within city limits.

Police said examples of illegal fireworks in Illinois include firecrackers, bottle rockets, cones, Roman candles and sky lanterns/aerial luminaries. Legal fireworks in Illinois include snakes, smoke bombs, sparklers, party poppers and snappers.

VonderHaar says farewell to Adams County Sheriff's Department
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VonderHaar says farewell to Adams County Sheriff's Department

Adams County Sheriff Brian VonderHaar admits that he feels a little nervous as he closes out his career.

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Monroe City man killed in Pike County, Ill., crash

A Monroe City, Mo., man died and another was seriously injured after a crash Tuesday afternoon in Pike County, Ill.

Former Center city clerk may face federal charges
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Former Center city clerk may face federal charges

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Missouri will be the lead law enforcement agency pursuing criminal charges against Tracey Ray, the former city clerk of Center.

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Hannibal Police investigating Tuesday morning shooting

An investigation continues in a shooting Tuesday morning in Hannibal.

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Versailles woman suffers minor injuries in crash

A Versailles woman suffered minor injuries after a crash Tuesday in Adams County.

Fire, hazmat incident leads to I-72 closure
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Fire, hazmat incident leads to I-72 closure

Westbound lanes of Interstate 72 were closed about four hours Monday evening near Barry after a semi-trailer fire involving potentially hazardous materials.

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Barry man killed in crash

A Barry man was killed after a crash Monday morning in Pike County.