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  • I-74 Traffic Back-Up In Bettendorf

    I-74 Traffic Back-Up In Bettendorf

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:54 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:54:01 GMT
    Traffic is backed-up on I-74 at the Spruce Hills exit in Davenport. We're checking on the cause of the problem, but you might want to take another route. Stay with KWQC for updates.More >>
    Traffic is backed-up on I-74 at the Spruce Hills exit in Bettendorf. We're checking on the cause of the problem, but you might want to take another route. Stay with KWQC for updates.More >>

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    Sara Smith of Bettendorf charged after dog bite Sara Smith of Bettendorf charged after dog bite

    Another Dog Declared Vicious In Bettendorf After Attack On Woman

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    Another dog has been banned from Bettendorf. It stems from an incident earlier this week when a group of dogs got lose from a home in the 3200 block of Westmar and one of them attacked a woman. Police More>>

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    Flood Preparations Underway in Davenport Video included

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    Davenport Public Works says it will have 24/7 crews out this weekend checking for flooding. There's no significant flooding yet, but crews with Davenport Public Works have been working throughout the More>>

    Top Six Stories This Week On KWQC.com

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    Here are the top six stories on kwqc.com for the week of April 13, 2014;More Arrests In Patriot Mobile Home Park Sex Abuse Investigation - We are still learning more about this case coming out of a troubled More>>

    Iowa Drivers License Photos Used To Catch Identity Thieves Video included

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    Waterloo police arrest an escaped North Carolina prisoner, 40 years after his escape. It occurred after the man applied for an Iowa drivers license. Ronald Carnes is in the Black Hawk County jail. He More>>

    Davenport Crews Get Ahead of Pesky Problem

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    It's a pesky problem, forcing Davenport city crews to be proactive. They're cutting down hundreds of ash trees before the Emerald Ash Borer can get to them. Davenport City Arborist Chris Johnson says, More>>

    Helping Victims of Child Sexual Abuse Video included

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    MOLINE, IL – The statistics are shocking. One in six boys will be sexually assaulted before they turn 18. For girls, it's one in four. Nicole Cisne Durbin of Family Resources says most of the time, it's More>>

    Some Davenport Children In Recent Sexual Abuse Case, Also Used In Making Child Porn

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    All this week, we've been telling you about a sex abuse investigation at the Patriot Mobile Home Park in Davenport. That's where mothers, entrusted with the safety of their children are now accused of More>>

    QC Mom's Blog: Easter Egg Dye Video included

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    Do you have an egg hunt planned for this weekend? If so, we have some ideas for how to have the most unique eggs in the neighborhood all thanks to the QC Mom's Blog. You can always find fun projects and More>>

    Meat Prices Going Up Video included

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    With weather warming up, many are ready to fire up the grill. But some of the food typically found at a backyard cookout, is going to cost more.  The average price of beef at the counter is at it's highest More>>

    Iowa Gaming Commission Rejects Cedar Rapids Casino Video included

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    The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission has rejected a proposed $164 million Cedar Rapids casino, saying it would hurt existing casinos. More>>

    Teen Accused Of Setting Muscatine Apartment On Fire

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    A teenager is facing serious charges in connection with an apartment fire in Muscatine. According to the Muscatine County Attorney, 16-year-old Benjamin Phillips is accused of setting the fire to the two More>>

    Firefighter Charged With Arson In Knox County

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    Investigators have made an arrest in connection with a string of fires in the Galesburg and Williamsfield, Ill. area.The Knox County Sheriff's Office says there have been a series of arsons where hay bales More>>

    Firefighters Called To North Scott High School

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    Firefighters in Eldridge, Iowa were called to North Scott High School Thursday morning.Students were evacuated after smoke was seen in the band room. Fire officials determined it was coming from a bad More>>

    Name the Alcoa Eaglet

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    It's your chance to name the Alcoa eaglet.  You can vote two different ways, on the Alcoa facebook page and on Alcoa website.  The list of names were suggested by people in the community.  You can choose More>>

    Fugitive for 40 Years Caught in Iowa

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    WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say a man being held in Waterloo is a fugitive of more than 40 years from North Carolina. The Charlotte Observer reports (http://bit.ly/1kA7STj ) the man was arrested More>>

    Massive Sinkhole Appears On Main Road In Burlington Video included

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    A massive sinkhole, around seven feet deep, appeared on a main road in Burlington today. Officials say a two-inch hole in an underground pipe, a water main break, caused the sinkhole. "A lot of people More>>

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    • UPDATE: Body Recovered from River Near Princeton, IA

      UPDATE: Body Recovered from River Near Princeton, IA

      Friday, April 18 2014 4:29 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:29:07 GMT
      UPDATE 4-18-14: New details have been released in the accident that claimed the life of a man after a canoe capsized on the Mississippi River. According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, thereMore >>
      UPDATE 4-18-14: New details have been released in the accident that claimed the life of a man after a canoe capsized on the Mississippi River. According to the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, thereMore >>
    • A Link To The Past

      A Link To The Past

      Friday, April 18 2014 8:31 AM EDT2014-04-18 12:31:10 GMT
      A Davenport man says the phonograph and records are a link to his great grandfather. Neal Smith has a passion for preserving the past. Especially the 1907 Victrola and about one hundred fifty recordsMore >>
      A Davenport man says the phonograph and records are a link to his great grandfather. Neal Smith has a passion for preserving the past. Especially the 1907 Victrola and about one hundred fifty recordsMore >>
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    • 13 Dead in Mount Everest Avalanche

      13 Dead in Mount Everest Avalanche

      Friday, April 18 2014 4:36 AM EDT2014-04-18 08:36:52 GMT
      KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) - A Nepalese tourism official says six local guides have been killed and nine more are missing after an avalanche swept a route used to ascend the world's highest peak. Nepal TourismMore >>
      KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) - A Nepalese tourism official says six local guides have been killed and nine more are missing after an avalanche swept a route used to ascend the world's highest peak. Nepal TourismMore >>
    • More Arrests In Patriot Mobile Home Park Sex Abuse Investigation

      More Arrests In Patriot Mobile Home Park Sex Abuse Investigation

      Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:22 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:22:54 GMT
      After the recent sex abuse investigation at the Patriot Mobile Home Park, the Scott County Sex Offender Task Force and several other agencies have served warrants for several others located at the park. SherryMore >>
      After the recent sex abuse investigation at the Patriot Mobile Home Park, the Scott County Sex Offender Task Force and several other agencies have served warrants for several others located at the park. SherryMore >>
    • Some Davenport Children In Recent Sexual Abuse Case, Also Used In Making Child Porn

      Some Davenport Children In Recent Sexual Abuse Case, Also Used In Making Child Porn

      Thursday, April 17 2014 7:26 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:26:16 GMT
      All this week, we've been telling you about a sex abuse investigation at the Patriot Mobile Home Park in Davenport. That's where mothers, entrusted with the safety of their children are now accused ofMore >>
      All this week, we've been telling you about a sex abuse investigation at the Patriot Mobile Home Park in Davenport. That's where mothers, entrusted with the safety of their children are now accused ofMore >>
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    • Colorado deaths stoke worries about pot edibles

      Colorado deaths stoke worries about pot edibles

      Friday, April 18 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:12:03 GMT
      A college student eats more than the recommended dose of a marijuana-laced cookie and jumps to his death from a hotel balcony. A husband with no history of violence is accused of shooting his wife in the head,...More >>
      A college student eats more than the recommended dose of a marijuana-laced cookie and jumps to his death from a hotel balcony. A husband with no history of violence is accused of shooting his wife in the head, possibly...More >>
    • Restitution ordered over dead, dying reptiles

      Restitution ordered over dead, dying reptiles

      Friday, April 18 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:42:05 GMT
      A Southern California exotic pet breeder who had 20,000 dead and dying rats and reptiles in a warehouse has avoided jail time but was ordered to pay more than $190,000 in restitution.More >>
      A Southern California exotic pet breeder who had 20,000 dead and dying rats and reptiles in a warehouse has avoided jail time but was ordered to pay more than $190,000 in restitution.More >>
    • AP PHOTOS: Sailors return from 9-month deployment

      AP PHOTOS: Sailors return from 9-month deployment

      Friday, April 18 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:42:03 GMT
      Thousands of sailors were greeted Friday by cheerful friends and family who packed a pier at Naval Station Norfolk to welcome them home from a nine-month deployment.More >>
      Thousands of sailors were greeted Friday by cheerful friends and family who packed a pier at Naval Station Norfolk to welcome them home from a nine-month deployment.More >>
    • Gary Metivier's New Book

      Gary Metivier's New Book

      Gary Metivier has penned another children's book to benefit the local community. Proceeds from sales of the book, Until Daddy Comes Home, will go to the United Service Organization (U.S.O.) of Illinois,More >>
      Gary Metivier has penned another children's book to benefit the local community. Proceeds from sales of the book, Until Daddy Comes Home, will go to the United Service Organization (U.S.O.) of Illinois,More >>
    • KWQC-TV6 Broadcast Scholarship

      KWQC-TV6 Broadcast Scholarship

      KWQC-TV6 is pleased to once again offer (4) $500 Broadcast Scholarships to students pursuing a career in broadcasting. This award can be applied to tuition and fees for the fall of 2014. KWQC-TV6 willMore >>
      KWQC-TV6 is pleased to once again offer (4) $500 Broadcast Scholarships to students pursuing a career in broadcasting. This award can be applied to tuition and fees for the fall of 2014. KWQC-TV6 willMore >>
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