Health

13 new COVID-19 cases reported in Adams County

Adams County announced 13 additional cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday.

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Food

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Anna Mullet doesn't mind adding a bit of vintage flavor to her cooking.
An old-fashioned Butterscotch Pie, a recipe passed down from her grandma, remains a favorite for Mullet and her family.

Quincy News

New program designed to assist new residents

A new program is being launched to help new residents "plug into the Quincy and Adams County" community.

Denied marijuana dispensary applicants will have chance to amend applications
Illinois News

Denied marijuana dispensary applicants will have chance to amend applications

Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced changes to the licensing process for marijuana dispensaries Monday after weeks of criticism from activists, lawmakers and applicants who were initially denied for the first round of 75 licenses.

Local Government

Ordinance to annex property into Quincy fails

A plan to annex two properties on the city of Quincy's north side that would have allowed for the annexation of several other properties was narrowly defeated.

Illinois News

Gas, electric shutoff moratorium continued through winter for some eligible Illinois customers

The moratorium on gas and electric shutoffs in Illinois has been extended through winter 2021 by several state-regulated utilities, including Ameren Illinois.

Health

Adams County passes 1,000 COVID-19 cases, new daily high

Adams County has exceed more than 1,000 total positive COVID-19 cases. The Adams County Health Department 29 new cases Tuesday, bringing the county's total to 1,006 cases.

Police & Courts

Versailles woman suffers minor injuries in crash

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

Health

QPS tracking 15 cases in schools

Quincy Public Schools said it is now tracking 15 COVID-19 cases in the district.

Fire, hazmat incident leads to I-72 closure
Police & Courts

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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