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qfingers - Ferguson police officer was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJou
And, as a veteran too, I don't expect any special treatment. But, when the President of the U.S. is on the phone with the Mexican President I do expect a request to ensure fair treatment which never happened. And I expect the Secretary of State, when asked by family members and aware of the facts of the case to also make an attempt to help. As you noted consular officers aren't supposed…
qfingers - Ferguson police officer was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJou
Have you watched any investigation of this? He did not "knowingly" drive into Mexico. He missed the turnaround lane and had no choice but to drive to the crossing gate where they arrested him. They never gave him a chance to turn around and go back to the USA. It's a multi-lane road with a concrete barrier lane with one entry point on the left lane that, at night, would be quite easy to miss.…
pjohnf - State retiree insurance premiums dropping to pre-July 1 levels - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
This will work until the government runs out of other people's money. The retired state workers need to get out of the wagon and start pulling the wagon.
MrAverageGuy - Quincy School Board gets first look at $70.3 million budget - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
I hear that Mr. Cobb is away from school more than he is at school. I hope this information is incorrect. Hope we are not giving a raise to someone who is a part time superintendent .
WarCry - Ferguson police officer was badly beaten before shooting Michael Brown - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJou
Exactly. Even if the cop is wrong, you don't argue with them. You follow their directions, do what they're telling you, and you settle it later, either in court or with their supervisor. You argue with them there on the scene, you're almost certain to lose, and then, even if the original issue was wrong, you're going to be in a world of legal hurt for resisting and arguing. Common…

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Missouri Crop Progress for the week ending May 11

3 months, 1 week ago by Jim Dewey

There were 5.6 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending May 11 which allowed producers to make good progress planting.

Corn planting progressed to 86 percent complete, up 23 percentage points from last week and up 59 percentage points from last year. Corn emerged progressed to 53 percent which is 13 percent ahead of the 5-year average.

Topsoil moisture supply was rated 3 percent very short, 26 percent short, 63 percent adequate, and 8 percent surplus. Subsoil moisture supply was rated 10 percent very short, 35 percent short, 53 percent adequate, and 2 percent surplus.

Winter wheat progressed to 34 percent headed. Winter wheat condition was rated 2 percent very poor, 9 percent poor, 38 percent fair, 45 percent good, and 6 percent excellent.

Soybean planting progressed to 16 percent complete, 15 percentage points ahead of last year and 3 percentage points ahead of the 5-year average.

Rice planting progressed to 80 percent complete. Rice emerged progressed to 44 percent.

Cotton planting progressed to 44 percent complete. Pasture condition was rated 3 percent very poor, 12 percent poor, 49 percent fair, 33 percent good, and 3 percent excellent.

Statewide, temperatures averaged 67.2 degrees, which is 6.6 degrees above normal. Precipitation averaged 0.85 inches statewide.


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