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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

The Best YouTube Videos of Quincy, Illinois

Sitting around with nothing to do this afternoon, I decided to type "Quincy, IL" in the search box at YouTube. Here are a few of the notable videos that came up.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Want to Try Out For American Idol? Auditions For ‘Tri-States Idol’ to be Held at The Quincy Mall

Here is your chance to make it big as WGEM FOX-TV will be holding their 'Tri-States Idol' competition. The winner will have the opportunity to audition for 'American Idol.' The local auditions will be held at the Quincy Mall this Friday, July 18. The winner will be sent to Nashville and is guaranteed a singing try-out in front of 'American Idol' producers.  

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Scott Olson, Getty Images

Unclaimed $275,000 Winning Lottery Ticket Sold in Quincy

Someone in the Quincy area has possession of a Quick Pick Illinois Lottery ticket worth $275,000 and they probably don’t even know it. The ticket was purchased at the County Market at 24th and Spring store in Quincy. 

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Kurt Parsons
Kurt Parsons

Memorial Bridge in Quincy Has Been Reopened

The Quincy Memorial Bridge, that spans the Mississippi River between West Quincy and Quincy, is now open to traffic after being closed for five days due to flooding. 

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Getty Images

Where Would You Hold Next Year’s Fireworks in Quincy? [Poll]

It was an absolutely perfect night for fireworks last Friday night. The annual fireworks display in Quincy took place at the Illinois Veterans Home. In other years it has been held on the Quincy Riverfront. So I ask the question, if you had to make the decision on where the fireworks display should take place for next July 4, would you select the Illinois Veteran's Home or the Quincy Riverfront (or someplace else)?

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Memorial Bridge Closed
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Quincy Memorial Bridge Closed Due to High Water

The Mississippi River flood problems continue to plague the area.  At approximately 9:45 a.m., IDOT and MoDOT crews closed the US 24 eastbound traffic on the Quincy Memorial Bridge at the Mississippi River at West Quincy. The Bayview Bridge at Quincy will temporarily carry both east and westbound traffic into Quincy or motorists may cross the Mississippi River Bridge on I-72/US 36 over the Mark Twain Memorial Bridge at Hannibal.

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Brian Myles
Brian Myles

Madd Hoss Jackson ‘Better With Time’ Going on Sale at KICK-FM

The wait is finally over. The new CD by Madd Hoss Jackson is finished and will be available very soon... right here at KICK-FM!

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Thomas Lohnes, Getty Images

Quincy’s What’s Legal and What’s Not Legal Fireworks List

For years I have heard that fireworks are illegal in the city limits of Quincy, but that is not a true statement. Some fireworks are legal and others aren't.

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Madd Hoss Jackson Video Shows Nashville Debut

Madd Hoss Jackson has been working long and hard on their new album 'Better With Time,' and a showcase in Nashville recently was the golden opportunity to get play for a crowd that included folks from record labels and management companies.

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Kroc Center, Quincy, Illinois
Kroc Center, Quincy, Illinois

Salvation Army Opens Facilities as Cooling Centers

The Quincy Salvation Army will open the Kroc Center and Family Services office as cooling centers on days when heat advisories are issued for our area, for those who need to get out of the extreme heat.

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