Illinois News

Orders due Friday for Carthage Kiwanis peanut sales

Orders are due Friday for peanuts being sold by the Carthage Kiwanis Club.

Illinois News

Extension offers free dial gauge pressure canner testing

University of Illinois Extension is offering free testing of dial gauge pressure canners at its offices in Adams, Hancock, Pike and Schuyler counties.

Hannibal News

Hannibal's Folklife Festival canceled

The Hannibal Arts Council announced Sunday that it has canceled this year's Folklife Festival. The council said that its board of directors made the decision to cancel after monitoring and discussing current conditions.

Quincy News

School sculptures to be featured on upcoming 'Illinois Stories' episode

The installation of sculptures in the Celebration of Education Sculpture Series will be featured on an upcoming episode of the "Illinois Stories" TV show.

Police & Courts

QPD revamps response because of rise in COVID-19 cases

The Quincy Police Department said it is adjusting its response to calls for service as COVID-19 cases increase.

Local Briefs

Driver strikes sign, sustains minor injuries

TAYLOR, Mo. -- A 30-year-old Canton man sustained minor injuries Sunday when the 2005 Jeep Liberty he was driving struck a sign. The incident occurred at 6 a.m., when Steven J. Pruessner ran off the left side of the road on U,.S. 24, about one mile east of

Police & Courts

Schedule change standardizes weather siren testing in Lewis County

All Lewis County sever weather sirens will now be tested at 11 a.m. on the second Monday of the month weather permitting, starting this month.

Quincy News

Portion of North 10th closed for water service repair

North 10th Street between Vermont and Hampshire will remain closed to through traffic until Saturday for water service repair in the area.

Quincy News

Log cabin project featured on 'Illinois Stories'

Rebuilding the Fraser Log Cabin in the Log Cabin Village on Quinsippi Island will be featured on an episode of "Illinois Stories" that will air starting Thursday.

Quincy News

Noon Kiwanis award grants to organization supporting children

The Quincy Noon Kiwanis distributed about $17,000 to 40 organizations that support children in Quincy and Adams County.