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Welcome Inn closes after months of speculation, residents displaced

QUINCY, Ill. (KHQA) — Hundreds of people need new homes in Quincy after the city announced on Tuesday it's evacuating the Welcome Inn on Maine Street. The City of Quincy said structural and safety issues plague the building. Now it's taking steps to help prevent another tragedy such as the one that happened last month in Surfside, Florida.
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Quincy woman to go on trial this fall in March 2020 shooting

A Quincy woman, charged with attempted murder after an early March 2020 shooting northwest of Liberty, will go on trial this fall. Kayla Obert was in Adams County Circuit Court Tuesday, where a November 8th trial date was set for her. A co-defendant, Gabriel Alvord, is serving a 15-year prison sentence, after pleading Guilty to one count of Attempted Murder. Obert faces that count, and a count of aggravated discharge of a firearm. Prosecutors say that the pair were in a vehicle the evening of March 4th, 2020. Alvord admitted that he shot at a man, while he was standing near his car in the area of East 2100th and North 1050th. No one was hurt in the shooting, and police arrested the pair about 30 minutes later on Interstate 172. During the arrest, two firearms were allegedly found in the vehicle, along with shell casings near the home.
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Quincy boat club set to bring back street dance

It will take place at the boat clubs new location, formerly The Pier restaurant, 401 Bayview Drive. It will take place on August 6th and 7th starting at 6pm. Tickets will be 5 dollars on Friday, then 10 on Saturday. No pre purchase is required. Entertainment will Kick of with...
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What Can $1M Buy You In Quincy Compared to The Most Expensive City?

So, what will $1,000,000 buy you when looking at homes in Quincy compared to the most expensive city in the country?. A lot more! I recently came across an article naming New York as the most expensive city to live in this year. Not surprised by this at all, I mean for a 500 square foot apartment in Manhattan you’re going to pay $2500 a month. The other most expensive cities were San Francisco, Honolulu, Boston, and Washington, D.C. rounding out the top five.
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Quincy unveils new landmark

QUINCY, Ill. (KHQA) — The Preservation Commission designated 231 Eat Lane as a landmark at a ceremony held on July 21, 2021. The site features a home built in 1917 following the Prairie Style. It was designed by architect Martin Geise. The house is now protected under city ordinances, meaning...
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Local social service agencies help people evacuated from Welcome Inn

QUINCY, Ill., (KHQA) — Quincy Mayor Mike Troup says the city has turned to several social service agencies to help those affected by Tuesday’s evacuation. 300 to 400 people were affected by Tuesday’s evacuation of the Welcome Inn. Some were forced to find alternative housing options, and some are still...
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Local organization set to build new outreach facility

Harvest Outreach Ministries in Hannibal has purchased land to build a new outreach facility. The land was purchased through donations and fund raising efforts. It will be the permanent location for their Loaves and Fishes ministry, among other things. In the past, harvest outreach has had to use other facilities...
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Clayton Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Clayton: Wednesday, July 28: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Thursday, July 29: Mostly sunny then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Friday, July 30: Chance of showers