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Snarky_2 - Emanuel pushes for decriminalizing marijuana statewide - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
there are as many reasons to avoid this as to pass this suggestion from Rahm. The problem is the other drugs that are so much worse. Let the police focus on the dealers and growers and prosecute them for Tax Evasion as they did Al Capone....
UJacks1 - Emanuel pushes for decriminalizing marijuana statewide - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Rahm, to quote you, "It doesn't make sense" to have a no gun zone in Chicago yet you have guns all over the place. Why not mind your business in Chicago and fix the illegal gun problem? Doesn't Illinois have empty prisons? So, reduce overcrowding by moving prisoners into them. The state apparently has millions to spend on overtime within the prison system, instead of overtime, spend the money…
UJacks1 - Some neighbors not happy with Madonna House - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The city can solve this with "spot zoning" -- hey, they do it all over town!!
qfingers - QPD nabs 66 in latest STEP detail - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
The guy in that video wasn't quite in the right...he should have answered the simple question "is this your current address" since it is a perfectly valid question in determining your compliance with registration laws. He didn't need to jump to the "am I being detained" until after his docs were checked which would've prevented the response he got. 625 ILCS 5/18b-103.1) (from Ch. 95…
qfingers - Some neighbors not happy with Madonna House - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
And the property next door at 401 S 12th was just transferred to Madonna House (it's on the most recent property transfer list). So now they'll have two buildings. That's not likely to make things better unless they keep it strictly residential and for the support of the residents. I have donated (and been) to Madonna House too and I must agree that operating an open food pantry there…

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Did We Miss the Boat on Corn Plant Population in 2014?

3 weeks, 2 days ago by Illinois AgConnection

Though some growers may be wondering if they took full advantage of this year's high-yielding conditions, a University of Illinois crop scientist said data does not necessarily show that increasing plant…

New Web-Based Decision Tools for Dairy Producers

3 weeks, 3 days ago by Illinois AgConnection

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Illinois to host North American agricultural trade summit

3 weeks, 4 days ago from Illinois Ag Connection

The 23rd annual meeting will be held Oct. 7 - 9 in Chicago

66 inducted into Illinois 4-H Hall of Fame

3 weeks, 5 days ago by Illinois AgConnection

Includes Pat Edmonds of Pike County

Candidates for IL gov, US Senate to speak in ag forum

3 weeks, 6 days ago by Associated Press

Illinois' candidates for governor and U.S. Senate are expected to outline their views on agricultural issues at a forum later in the day. The event Wednesday is being held on a farm outside of Bloomington…

Looking for a corn consumption response

4 weeks ago From Illinoisagconnection.com

With the start of the new marketing year only a week away, the process of monitoring corn consumption and corn consumption prospects in the three major categories of feed, ethanol, and exports is under…

Illinois DNR to Use $1.7M grant on recreation

4 weeks, 2 days ago from the Associated Press

Will provide additional hunting, fishing, boating and birding opportunities

Optical Coherence tomography advances veterinary cancer treatment

1 month ago From Illinois Ag Connection

New imaging would improve accuracy of surgical treatment of cancer

Farm Progress Show Preparations In Process

1 month ago whotv.com

More than 600 exhibitors will be on hand

Improving locks and dams means more efficient barge traffic

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Congress earlier this year passed the Water Resources Reform and Development act which could eventually lead to the expansion of several locks on the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers.  Currently - barge…

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