Adams County Pritzker Visits Adams County, Now On COVID-19 Warning List By Sean Crawford • Jul 28, 2020 Governor J.B. Pritzker’s Monday stop in the county seat of Quincy was no social call. Appearing at the Adams County Department of Public Health, he pointed out the numbers there are going in the wrong direction. Illinois DNR Suspends Late Deer Hunting Season By Emily Boyer • Jul 30, 2014 Wikimedia Commons / Environmental Protection Agency The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is dropping the late winter antlerless-only deer season in 20 counties, including Adams and Hancock. Medical Marijuana in Western Illinois By Frannie Smith & Rich Egger • Jun 2, 2014 www.420magazine.com The founder of the Chicago based company that hopes to open a couple medical marijuana cultivation centers in western Illinois says it is a personal issue for him. Illinois Approves Adams County Hog Farm By Scott Stuntz • Jun 11, 2013 Judy Koehler The Illinois Department of Agriculture has approved a proposed hog confinement in Adams County, after adding additional environmental protections. Concealed Carry on Adams County Ballot By Curtis Bisbee • Jun 13, 2012 The Adams County (IL) Board has voted to place a question about carrying concealed firearms on the November ballot. The results of the referendum would be sent to the state.