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  1. Outdoor weather warning sirens prove to be vital in severe weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... Director John Simon makes the call on sounding the sirens when potential danger looms in the skies. "We have sirens in Ursa, Mendon, and Plainville, Camp Point, Clayton and Liberty," Simon said. "They're all over the county and they're all over the ...

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  2. Four arrested in meth lab bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    A shake and bake methamphetamine laboratory was seized and four people were arrested Tuesday night when West Central Illinois Task force officers served a search warrant at 106 East Maple in Ursa, Illinois. Residents of the house, Lester Hibbs and Dell Marie Yohn Lu were arrested with Natasha Deweese and Bradley Griffin of 322 Fair Street in Mendon, IL and transported to the Adams County Jail where they were held for Aggravated Unlawful Participation in Methamphetamine Production.

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  3. Ursa man accused of entering home, threatening people with knifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    An Ursa man was arrested Friday morning after authorities said he forced his way into a house and threatened people with a knife. According to the Adams County Sheriff's Department, Travis Taute, 28, was arrested at an Ursa home around 8:30 a.m. The caller said there was a man threatening people with a knife, and when the first deputy arrived, he reported two females running from Taute, who had blood on him.

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  4. Kathy Brink AcousticRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Quincy Journal

    ... another reason. The left has refused to label Kathy Brink will perform at Spirit Knob Winery at 2211 E. 640th Place in Ursa, Illinois on Sunday, June 28, 2015 from 2 to 5pm. Behind Spieth's win, heartbreak looms at U.S. Open - Second major of the ...

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  5. Ursa Village Wide Garage SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Quincy Journal

    ... discussion! I believe that the CITY COUNCIL, even permits a speaker 3 minutes Many families are participating in the Ursa Village Wide Garage Sales on Saturday, June 20, 2015, with lunch served in Ursa Park East Shelter House from 7:30 am to 11:30 ...

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  6. Quench your thirst and fight cancer with the Weppler familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Five year old Jackson Weppler, of Ursa, is a liver cancer survivor, and this year his family is the Hero Family State Representatives for the state of Illinois. On Saturday, June 13th, there will be two stands in Quincy and the lemonade will sell for a dollar a glass.

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  7. National Little League trends aren't trending in QuincyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... County Little League baseball teams. So we can basically pull players from Payson, Liberty, Camp Point, Unity, Mendon, Ursa area as well as Quincy to field teams together," Klobe said. "We're very lucky that baseball is still very strong in our ...

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  8. Ameren Illinois continuing major upgrades to strengthen region's energy delivery networkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    ... help to restore electric service more quickly, reducing outage time. Investment: $185,000. Project started in April. Ursa: The company storm hardened a six-mile stretch of power lines in Ursa and set 12 new poles. Investment: $160,000. Project ...

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  9. A river runs under it: This family turned a railroad bridge into a homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2015 | Digital Trends

    The old Union Pacific doesn't come by here much anymore. OK, it was the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad line, and it doesn't run through Ursa, Illinois, at all anymore.

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  10. Raffle of Rolling Stones Autographed Acoustic GuitarRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | Quincy Journal

    ... orth 24th Street, Quincy, IL. The drawing will be held on Friday, May 29, 2015 at Spirit Knob Winery, 2213 640th Place, Ursa, IL. All proceeds benefit the St. Jude Children's Hospital Benefit. Contact Gail at [email protected] .

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  11. Somebody Turned an Abandoned Train Bridge Into a...Read the original story

    May 9, 2015 | Popular Mechanics

    We've seen planes , trains , and automobiles turned into cozy living quarters, but a home built onto out-of-use infrastructure is definitely a new one. When Tom and Janelle Shaffer found out they could buy an old railroad bridge in Ursa, Illinois, making it their home seemed the best way to honor the history behind it.

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  12. Missing Ursa fisherman recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Searches with the Quincy Adams County Volunteer Emergency Corps had been searching for 77 year old Ronald Harness of Ursa since Tuesday.

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  13. Ursa man missingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Quincy Journal

    ... is squared. Search and rescue crews are scouring the area around the Mississippi River just north of Quincy for an Ursa man who went missing Tuesday. Authorities say the 77-year-old man, whose identity has not been released, went fishing around noon ...

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  14. Search is on for missing Ursa fishermanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Sgt. Shawn Goodwin said the 77-year-old fisherman went fishing around noon Tuesday and hasn't been seen since. His name isn't being released at this time, but Sgt.

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  15. Pike finishes well at district Pinewood derbyRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Pike Press

    ... only provide first names, Winners left to right: fourth place Neal D. Pack 59 in Payson, third Cole F. Pack 70 in Ursa, second Brad K. Pack 18 in Pittsfield, first Jeremy 'JT' W. Pack 15 Barry, and grand champion Thorne H. Pack 16 in Pleasant Hill. ...

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  16. Bridge closure near Ursa to reroute Adams County driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    The bridge carrying East 500th Street over Bear Creek in Adams County, Illinois will be closed starting on March 23. The bridge is located about 4 miles southwest of Lima or 4.5 miles northwest of Ursa on the North Bottom Road .

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  17. Everyone safe after rollover near UrsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    Adams County EMS, Ursa Fire Department and the Adams County Sheriff's Department responded to a one car crash three miles south of Ursa on Hwy. 96 Friday.

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