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Givemeliberty - Raw milk industry draws attention from Illinois regulators - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
With everything we have going on in this state and they are on a raw milk kick? Americans have been buying and selling farm produce at the local level for centuries, just leave it alone. Why do they always have to step in and put their grubby little paws on every frickin thing we do? I am a consumer of raw milk, and I am capable of nourishing my own body, leave me and my farmer alone and do something…
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So does that mean your okay with a lying adulterer, accused of sexual assault, disbarred lawyer, lying, impeached ex-president?
Givemeliberty - Bill Clinton to address workers at pro-Quinn rally - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
So true and its usually the voters that make me want to pull my hair out not the politicians. The dem voters have always been upset about corporate welfare/ favoritism, and sending jobs over seas until Obama got elected. Not long after he was elected the Republicans became concerned with the Patriot Act, and hawks on our privacy. The majority of voters talk and act like they have issues they care…
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#1. The board, from what I understand, has basically stated that impact on property taxes should be negligible. That is mostly because of the huge decrease in Life safety bonds that have to be issued. and the expiring existing school bonds, and net savings from operating new "energy star" buildings". You have to understand that Life Safety bonds can be issued with out tax payer approval. These…
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What would you propose they do with the QAVTC in that case? They teach more than just the high school students there, you know.

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Geo. Keller & Sons closing

Geo. Keller & Sons closing

3 months, 3 weeks ago by Bob Gough

Family business closing after 134 years

After more than 130 years in business in Downtown Quincy, Geo. Keller & Sons will be closing in July.

A company spokesman said the business had been experiencing a steady decline for years.

"It is sad to make the announcement of the company's closing after over 134 years," said Kris Keller. "The four generations of Keller’s and the many employees of the company have made a permanent mark in the history of Quincy. We would like to thank all of the customers and employees of the company who have made it possible for our family to be in business in the Quincy area for so many years."

George Keller opened the business in 1880 and has operated from Ninth and Maine since 1882.  At its peak, it was a John Deere implement dealer along with sell seed and fertilizer for farms and gardens,  including its trademark “K-Brand” seeds.

Keller’s four sons continued the business and Arthur, Jr. operated it until his death in 2007.

Keller employs 21 people.


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