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Stories with place: Quincy
  • Juror: Evidence not strong enough to convict ex-prosecutor 
    Updated: Feb-07-16 11:00 am

    QUINCY, Illinois - A juror in the first-degree murder trial of a former Illinois prosecutor accused of suffocating his sleeping wife says that "most everyone felt he was guilty," but the panel couldn't agree on a conviction because of a lack of evidence.

  • Ex-prosecutor, football star on trial in wife's 2006 death story has photos
    Updated: Jan-25-16 10:15 pm

    A star football player at the University of Illinois, Curtis Lovelace returned to his western Illinois hometown with a law degree, later serving as a prosecutor who held lawbreakers accountable and as the local school board president.

  • Western Illinois village zoning won't stop planned hog farm 
    Updated: Jan-23-16 11:38 am

    CLAYTON, Illinois - A western Illinois village has determined that local zoning rules can't prevent construction of a large hog breeding operation that's already won state approval.