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Quincy PD Seeking Info on Missing Teen

The Quincy Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing juvenile/runaway. 14-year-old Addison Windbigler was last seen in the 1400 block of Vermont Street in Quincy during the late evening of Sunday, May 22nd. Addison Windbigler is described as a white, female, standing 5’4” tall,...
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Quincy beats UIS 20-6 in NCAA Super Regional game one

Springfield, Ill. (WICS/WRSP) - The University of Illinois Springfield baseball team hosted Quincy University in the NCAA Super Regional. The Hawks won game one 20-6. Game two is Saturday at 11 a.m. If the Prairie Stars win then the series-deciding game three will be 30 minutes after the conclusion of game two.
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Ramsey Fry signs for John Wood Trailblazers

AUGUSTA — After a solid high school basketball career, the basketball journey for Ramsey Fry, a Southeastern senior, is not over. On Thursday, May 26, Fry made it official at the high school student lounge by signing his National Letter of Intent to play basketball at John Wood Community College in Quincy.

Southeastern renews sports co-ops with Central High School

AUGUSTA — The Southeastern school board convened their monthly meeting on Monday night, May 16, to take care of some customary business as a kick-off for the summer break. On summer hirings, the target was to set up summer custodial help for the two school buildings. In that regard, Cheryl Perry and Sara Eifert received approval to serve as part-time custodial help.

Quincy Crushes Prairie Stars In Super Regional Game One

The Quincy Hawks got six RBIs and two home runs in the first three innings from Lance Logsdon on their way to a huge win over UIS in game one of the NCAA Division Two Midwest Super Regional on Friday afternoon. The Hawks put up 16 runs in the first four innings and if they win the second game which starts on Saturday at 11 am at UIS, they advance to the World Series. If UIS can win game two, the two teams will play a rubber match game on Saturday afternoon.

Quincy Illinois is Shrinking according to new Census Data

A bunch of new census data has been updated and released, and according to the latest numbers between July 2020 and July 2021, Quincy, Illinois took a hit in population. Still, Quincy faired better than a lot of other places in Illinois. An article posted on outlines the new...

Around the Tri States: Two pediatric hepatitis cases in western Illinois; Keokuk bank robbery suspect in custody; WIU secures funds to upgrade heating plant

The Illinois Department of Public Health is investigating nine suspected cases of severe hepatitis in children reported so far this year. All were hospitalized, one needed a liver transplant, and two-thirds tested positive for adenovirus, a common virus that causes cold- and flu-like illness. Two of the nine cases have...
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Street Fare

Caceres serves classic comida criolla dishes like ají de gallina, shredded chicken in ají amarillo pepper sauce, along with the kind of bites found on Lima’s streets. Order anything with his hand-cut fries. In salchipapas, they’re mixed with chopped hot dogs and served with sauces, like a peppery ají verde. It’s the kind of dish any hot-dog-loving Chicagoan can get behind. Though you’ll find lomo saltado — beef tenderloin with fries, tomatoes, onions, and a smoky soy sauce — all over town, I’ve never had one as good as this, thanks to those crisp-tender fries and a deft hand with the wok.

Public invited to Keokuk National Cemetery Memorial Day event

KEOKUK, Iowa, (KHQA) — The public is invited to a special Memorial Day service on Monday, May 30 at noon at Keokuk National Cemetery to honor American soldiers of past, present, and future. Mayor Kathie Mahoney will be among the guest speakers, American Legion Post 41 of Keokuk will...

Missing: Police ask for help in search for 14-year-old girl

QUINCY, Ill. (KHQA) — The Quincy Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing juvenile who is possibly a runaway. Fourteen-year-old Addison Windbigler was last seen at her home in the 1400 block of Vermont Street late Sunday night. Windbigler is described as 5'04, 130...