Nursing home administrator pushes back against critics
Health

Nursing home administrator pushes back against critics

National and statewide headlines don't reflect the reality that Golden Good Shepherd Home Administrator Abby Wayman has witnessed since April 28, when a reisdent at the Golden nursing home tested positive for COVID-19.

Quincy News

Community Foundation COVID-19 response grants aid communities

The Community Foundation Serving West Central Illinois and Northeast Missouri continues to support nonprofits impacted by -- and on the frontlines of -- the crisis triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Adams County starts moving into new jail
Police & Courts

Adams County starts moving into new jail

No public tours are planned as initially hoped and a dedication isn't planned at this time, but the new $32 million Adams County Jail is gradually becoming operational.

Car parade gives QHS Class of 2020 a chance to celebrate graduation
Education

Car parade gives QHS Class of 2020 a chance to celebrate graduation

With a sign, a lawn chair and a prime spot along Maine Street, Bryan Obert was all ready for a parade.

Illinois Veterans Home adjusts to pay tribute for Memorial Day
Quincy News

Illinois Veterans Home adjusts to pay tribute for Memorial Day

The Memorial Day program at the Illinois Veterans Home isn't just considered a commemoration for the residents and staff at the home but for the whole community.

Quincy News

City releases preliminary guidelines for outdoor dining

Days after Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced that bars and restaurants could begin serving patrons in outdoor seating areas, city leaders issued guidelines to help businesses prepare for reopening next week.

'Proud to be a Blue Devil'
Education

'Proud to be a Blue Devil'

Katarina Vrtikapa believes her high school experience began well before her high school years.

Police & Courts

Liberty man seriously injured in crash near Richfield

A Liberty man was seriously injured in a Friday morning crash west of the Richfield blacktop.

Illinois News

Lawmakers eying $41 billion budget with $5 billion in borrowing

Illinois lawmakers worked into the evening Friday and will return Saturday in hopes of passing a budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

Quincy Symphony Orchestra to present 'The Planets' on WGEM
Quincy News

Quincy Symphony Orchestra to present 'The Planets' on WGEM

The Quincy Symphony Orchestra's second installment in its broadcast concert series will air at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 23, on WGEM-TV.

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