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  • Moline To Explain Teacher Evaluation

    Moline To Explain Teacher Evaluation

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-04-23 13:05:53 GMT
    The Moline School District wants you to know about the new state standards for evaluating teachers.There's an informational meeting planned for Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the Coolidge...More >>
    The Moline School District wants you to know about the new state standards for evaluating teachers.There's an informational meeting planned for Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. in the Coolidge...More >>
  • QC Drivers to Learn More about I-74 Construction’s Impact

    QC Drivers to Learn More about I-74 Construction’s Impact

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 8:21 AM EDT2014-04-23 12:21:09 GMT
    People in the Quad Cities will learn more Wednesday about how future construction on and near I-74 will affect them.More >>
    People in the Quad Cities will learn more Wednesday about how future construction on and near I-74 will affect them.More >>
  • Rock Island Student Receives Top Volunteerism Honor

    Rock Island Student Receives Top Volunteerism Honor

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:40 AM EDT2014-04-23 11:40:27 GMT
    It is a high honor for a local high school senior who was named one of just two top youth volunteers of the year in Illinois by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.More >>
    It is a high honor for a local high school senior who was named one of just two top youth volunteers of the year in Illinois by the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards.More >>
  • Tiny SuperHeroes

    Tiny SuperHeroes

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:27 AM EDT2014-04-23 11:27:35 GMT
    She is a “super” fourth grade student at George O. Barr School in Silvis. Arika Wadsager is doing her best to make it a brighter day for kids with disabilities or illnesses. Arika, and her friends Gabby Lodico and Kelsey McGuire string beads and design bracelets. Arika understands “Different is Beautiful.” Arika bought the beads with her allowance, sold the bracelets, and sent that money to Tiny SuperHeroes. That’s a national organization which honors children with illnesses or disabili...More >>
    She is a “super” fourth grade student at George O. Barr School in Silvis. Arika Wadsager is doing her best to make it a brighter day for kids with disabilities or illnesses. Arika, and her friends Gabby Lodico and Kelsey McGuire string beads and design bracelets. Arika understands “Different is Beautiful.” Arika bought the beads with her allowance, sold the bracelets, and sent that money to Tiny SuperHeroes. That’s a national organization which honors children with illnesses or disabili...More >>
  • New Report Ranks High Schools: See How Quad Cities Ranked

    New Report Ranks High Schools: See How Quad Cities Ranked

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 7:04 AM EDT2014-04-23 11:04:08 GMT
    U.S. News and World Report has released its list of best high schools. The magazine lists the best high schools in the country and then breaks it down by state.More >>
    U.S. News and World Report has released its list of best high schools. The magazine lists the best high schools in the country and then breaks it down by state.More >>
  • Iowa State Data Breach Could Affect 30,000 Students

    Iowa State Data Breach Could Affect 30,000 Students

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:23 PM EDT2014-04-23 03:23:55 GMT
    Iowa State University officials say they discovered a data breach exposing the social security numbers of almost 30,000 students enrolled between 1995 and 2012.More >>
    Iowa State University officials say they discovered a data breach exposing the social security numbers of almost 30,000 students enrolled between 1995 and 2012.More >>
  • Long-Time Antique Dealer Closing In Maquoketa

    Long-Time Antique Dealer Closing In Maquoketa

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:26 PM EDT2014-04-23 02:26:43 GMT
    A long-time business in Maquoketa is getting ready to close its doors. After 44 years of buying and selling antiques, Banowetz Antique Mall announced its going out of business.More >>
    A long-time business in Maquoketa is getting ready to close its doors. After 44 years of buying and selling antiques, Banowetz Antique Mall announced its going out of business.More >>
  • Living Lands & Waters Gears Up for New Nursery

    Living Lands & Waters Gears Up for New Nursery

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:25 PM EDT2014-04-23 01:25:58 GMT
    Along with marking Earth Day on Tuesday, local organization Living Lands and Waters was gearing up for an exciting addition to help improve the environment year-round.More >>
    Along with marking Earth Day on Tuesday, local organization Living Lands and Waters was gearing up for an exciting addition to help improve the environment year-round.More >>
  • Two Muscatine, IA Pickers Take Earth Day To The Next Level

    Two Muscatine, IA Pickers Take Earth Day To The Next Level

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-04-23 00:02:31 GMT
    What looks like a heap of trash to most people is a score for two Muscatine pickers. Especially during Spring Clean Up Week where every curbside has re-purposing potential.More >>
    What looks like a heap of trash to most people is a score for two Muscatine pickers. Especially during Spring Clean Up Week where every curbside has re-purposing potential.More >>
  • Probation for Prophets Town Arsonist

    Probation for Prophets Town Arsonist

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:59:59 GMT
    As Prophetstown recovers from a devastating fire that claimed a large section of downtown--one of the brothers responsible went before the judge for sentencing. It was a long hearing where we learned a lot about the now, 17 year old, who pleaded guilty to starting this fire in Prophetstown.More >>
    As Prophetstown recovers from a devastating fire that claimed a large section of downtown--one of the brothers responsible went before the judge for sentencing. It was a long hearing where we learned a lot about the now, 17 year old, who pleaded guilty to starting this fire in Prophetstown.More >>
  • High Tree Pollen Leads To Severe Allergies

    High Tree Pollen Leads To Severe Allergies

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:58 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:58:41 GMT
    DAVENPORT, IA –  The pollen count for trees is especially high right now. For allergy sufferers, that means the worst of spring allergies is here.More >>
    DAVENPORT, IA –  The pollen count for trees is especially high right now. For allergy sufferers, that means the worst of spring allergies is here.More >>
  • Money Management Training At R.I. Elementary

    Money Management Training At R.I. Elementary

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:56 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:56:12 GMT
    Junior Achievement is teaching money management to area kids. In Rock Island at France Willard Elementary, kids have been learning all year about ways to manage money.More >>
    Junior Achievement is teaching money management to area kids. In Rock Island at France Willard Elementary, kids have been learning all year about ways to manage money.More >>
  • Watershed Education At West High School

    Watershed Education At West High School

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 7:50 PM EDT2014-04-22 23:50:54 GMT
    On Earth Day, some students at West High School got a chance to learn about water conservation in a special classroom. Staff from Iowa State University brought a trailer that serves as a classroom.More >>
    On Earth Day, some students at West High School got a chance to learn about water conservation in a special classroom. Staff from Iowa State University brought a trailer that serves as a classroom.More >>
  • Gas Line Struck Near Walmart In Moline

    Gas Line Struck Near Walmart In Moline

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:52 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:52:26 GMT
    Moline police confirm that a gas line has been struck at 41st St. and 38th Ave. near the Walmart store. The Moline Fire Department is on the scene and some lanes of traffic are being shut down.More >>
    Moline police confirm that a gas line has been struck at 41st St. and 38th Ave. near the Walmart store. The Moline Fire Department is on the scene and some lanes of traffic are being shut down.More >>
  • UPDATE: Suspect Identified In Rock Island Shooting

    UPDATE: Suspect Identified In Rock Island Shooting

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:34 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:34:39 GMT
    The Rock Island Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for Brandon Montrece Brooks of Rock Island for Aggravated Battery and Aggravated Discharge of a firearm.More >>
    The Rock Island Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for Brandon Montrece Brooks of Rock Island for Aggravated Battery and Aggravated Discharge of a firearm.More >>
  • Teen Sentenced In Prophetstown Arson Fire

    Teen Sentenced In Prophetstown Arson Fire

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:19:38 GMT
    A 17-year-old has been sentenced in Whiteside County Juvenile Court for his part in a fire that destroyed much of downtown Prophetstown last year. More >>
    A 17-year-old has been sentenced in Whiteside County Juvenile Court for his part in a fire that destroyed much of downtown Prophetstown last year. More >>
  • Sign Of Spring: Food Vendor Back Open On Moline Bike Path

    Sign Of Spring: Food Vendor Back Open On Moline Bike Path

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:18 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:18:49 GMT
    You know spring has finally arrived when the food cart is back out along the Ben Butterworth Parkway in Moline. More >>
    You know spring has finally arrived when the food cart is back out along the Ben Butterworth Parkway in Moline. More >>
  • UPDATE: Man Turns Himself In For Sterling Home Invasion

    UPDATE: Man Turns Himself In For Sterling Home Invasion

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:10 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:10:43 GMT
    Myron D. Cureton, the man sought in the Sterling home invasion, turned himself into the Whiteside County Sheriff's Department on a warrant for the Home Invasion offense. The other man is still at large.More >>
    Myron D. Cureton, the man sought in the Sterling home invasion, turned himself into the Whiteside County Sheriff's Department on a warrant for the Home Invasion offense. The other man is still at large.More >>
  • Data Breach At Iowa State Could Impact Thousands

    Data Breach At Iowa State Could Impact Thousands

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:16 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:16:31 GMT
    Iowa State University has reported a data breach that exposed the Social Security numbers of nearly 30,000 people enrolled at the school over a 17-year period.More >>
    Iowa State University has reported a data breach that exposed the Social Security numbers of nearly 30,000 people enrolled at the school over a 17-year period.More >>
  • Pitbull, Million Dollar Quartet Added To Illinois State Fair

    Pitbull, Million Dollar Quartet Added To Illinois State Fair

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 4:11 PM EDT2014-04-22 20:11:29 GMT
    The acts at the Illinois State Fair will sure be diverse. Rapper Pitbull and the Chicago cast of "Million Dollar Quartet" have been added to the entertainment offerings at the Illinois State Fair Grandstand.More >>
    The acts at the Illinois State Fair will sure be diverse. Rapper Pitbull and the Chicago cast of "Million Dollar Quartet" have been added to the entertainment offerings at the Illinois State Fair Grandstand.More >>
  • Secure Shred Event 2014

    Secure Shred Event 2014

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 2:11 PM EDT2014-04-22 18:11:28 GMT
    We're doing it again! KWQC-TV6 is teaming up with the Better Business Bureau, DHCU Community Credit Union and Cintas to hold our third annual Secure Shred Event.On Friday, May 9, 2014, TV6 viewers areMore >>
    We're doing it again! KWQC-TV6 is teaming up with the Better Business Bureau, DHCU Community Credit Union and Cintas to hold our third annual Secure Shred Event.On Friday, May 9, 2014, TV6 viewers areMore >>
  • Conservation Officer Gives Boating Safety Tips

    Conservation Officer Gives Boating Safety Tips

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-04-22 15:36:19 GMT
    The Iowa DNR says it expects more boaters to be out on the water earlier this year than last and is reminding people to practice boating safety this season. "It's really important that people use cautionMore >>
    The Iowa DNR says it expects more boaters to be out on the water earlier this year than last and is reminding people to practice boating safety this season. "It's really important that people use cautionMore >>
  • Free Rent To Attract Business Owners

    Free Rent To Attract Business Owners

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 10:18 AM EDT2014-04-22 14:18:01 GMT
    "If we don't have foot traffic, we don't have a chance," said Diane Baker. "We have empty storefronts that doesn't present a very good appearance for people coming into town.More >>
    "If we don't have foot traffic, we don't have a chance," said Diane Baker. "We have empty storefronts that doesn't present a very good appearance for people coming into town.More >>
  • Hyped About History

    Hyped About History

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:56 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:56:50 GMT
    It’s countdown to competition. Almost forty students from the North Scott School District will participate in the Iowa National History Day competitions in the next few weeks.More >>
    It’s countdown to competition. Almost forty students from the North Scott School District will participate in the Iowa National History Day competitions in the next few weeks.More >>
  • Woman Drives Car Up Pole In Davenport

    Woman Drives Car Up Pole In Davenport

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 9:10 AM EDT2014-04-22 13:10:49 GMT
    UPDATE: Police say 47-year-old Lisa L. McCormick of Walcott, Iowa was arrested at the scene. She was charged with OWI 3rd offense and control of vehicle.More >>
    UPDATE: Police say 47-year-old Lisa L. McCormick of Walcott, Iowa was arrested at the scene. She was charged with OWI 3rd offense and control of vehicle.More >>
  • Local Runners Congratulate Keflezighi

    Local Runners Congratulate Keflezighi

    Monday, April 21 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-04-22 03:14:58 GMT
    Local runners are weighing in on two-time Quad-City Times Bix 7 winner, Meb Keflezighi, after his Boston Marathon win Monday.More >>
    Local runners are weighing in on two-time Quad-City Times Bix 7 winner, Meb Keflezighi, after his Boston Marathon win Monday.More >>
  • New Food Rescue Program Launched in Muscatine

    New Food Rescue Program Launched in Muscatine

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-04-22 02:37:31 GMT
    Feeding the hungry is a community wide mission in Muscatine, where the United Way just launched a new Food Rescue program, to deliver useable food waste from grocery stores to area agencies to distribute.More >>
    Feeding the hungry is a community wide mission in Muscatine, where the United Way just launched a new Food Rescue program, to deliver useable food waste from grocery stores to area agencies to distribute.More >>
  • Work Release Inmate Still At Large, Walked Out To Escape

    Work Release Inmate Still At Large, Walked Out To Escape

    Monday, April 21 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-04-21 23:44:30 GMT
    It's his second escape in two years. Now a convicted felon is at large once again.More >>
    It's his second escape in two years. Now a convicted felon is at large once again.More >>
  • Helping Arsenal Workers Find a Home

    Helping Arsenal Workers Find a Home

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:56:36 GMT
    Monday night - The Rock Island City Council is considering whether to keep contributing to a program that helps arsenal employees find homes. Rock Island Renaissance, a group working to revitalize Rock Island, is asking the city government to contribute $10,000 to the employer assisted housing program.More >>
    Monday night - The Rock Island City Council is considering whether to keep contributing to a program that helps arsenal employees find homes. Rock Island Renaissance, a group working to revitalize Rock Island, is asking the city government to contribute $10,000 to the employer assisted housing program.More >>
  • "Boundless Playground" Opens On Arsenal Island

    "Boundless Playground" Opens On Arsenal Island

    Monday, April 21 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-04-21 22:42:29 GMT
    It's "National Playground Safety Week" and the public was invited to the dedication of a new "Boundless Playground" on Arsenal Island. It's a place where kids and adults of all abilities can play and learn together side by side. More >>
    It's "National Playground Safety Week" and the public was invited to the dedication of a new "Boundless Playground" on Arsenal Island. It's a place where kids and adults of all abilities can play and learn together side by side. More >>
  • Illinois Gov. Quinn Releases 2013 Tax Return

    Illinois Gov. Quinn Releases 2013 Tax Return

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:32 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:32:03 GMT
    Governor Pat Quinn released his 2013 federal and state income tax returns.More >>
    Governor Pat Quinn released his 2013 federal and state income tax returns.More >>
  • QCA Locals Take On The Boston Marathon

    QCA Locals Take On The Boston Marathon

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:20:18 GMT
    Several Quad City runners are in Boston after finishing the marathon the morning of April 21st.We talked with Patches Breed last week before she left. The Wilton, Iowa woman says this is her fourth Boston marathon. Last year she was already back in her hotel when the bombing happened.This afternoon we were able to talk with her on the phone after the marathon.More >>
    Several Quad City runners are in Boston after finishing the marathon the morning of April 21st.We talked with Patches Breed last week before she left. The Wilton, Iowa woman says this is her fourth Boston marathon. Last year she was already back in her hotel when the bombing happened.This afternoon we were able to talk with her on the phone after the marathon. More >>
  • Sterling, IL Police Investigate Tire Popping Vandalism

    Sterling, IL Police Investigate Tire Popping Vandalism

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:14:31 GMT
    Police in Sterling, Ill. are investigating a rash of vandalism from over the weekend. Several residents reported getting their tires punctured between 5:00 p.m. Friday, April 18th and 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014.More >>
    Police in Sterling, Ill. are investigating a rash of vandalism from over the weekend. Several residents reported getting their tires punctured between 5:00 p.m. Friday, April 18th and 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014.More >>
  • Rock Island Flood Preps

    Rock Island Flood Preps

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:05 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:05:52 GMT
    The City of Rock Island released the following information on April 21, 2014:The City of Rock Island is preparing for the rising Mississippi River.More >>
    The City of Rock Island released the following information on April 21, 2014:The City of Rock Island is preparing for the rising Mississippi River.More >>
  • Another Dog Declared Vicious In Bettendorf After Attack On Woman

    Another Dog Declared Vicious In Bettendorf After Attack On Woman

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-04-21 20:42:25 GMT
    Sara Smith of Bettendorf charged after dog biteSara Smith of Bettendorf charged after dog bite
    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. PoliceMore >>
    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. PoliceMore >>
  • Floodgates Go Up In Clinton

    Floodgates Go Up In Clinton

    Monday, April 21 2014 2:38 PM EDT2014-04-21 18:38:35 GMT
    The flood gates are closing in Clinton. The Mississippi River is rising and as a result, officials closed the floodgates at Ninth Avenue North on Monday, April 21. The river is expected to rise slightly over flood stage this week. The gates in Clinton closed at 1:00 pm. No word on when they will reopen. Preparations for minor flooding are also going on downstream.More >>
    The flood gates are closing in Clinton. The Mississippi River is rising and as a result, officials closed the floodgates at Ninth Avenue North on Monday, April 21. The river is expected to rise slightly over flood stage this week. The gates in Clinton closed at 1:00 pm. No word on when they will reopen. Preparations for minor flooding are also going on downstream.More >>
  • Two Injured In Andalusia Motorcycle Accident

    Two Injured In Andalusia Motorcycle Accident

    Monday, April 21 2014 1:50 PM EDT2014-04-21 17:50:53 GMT
    Two people were hurt after a motorcycle accident in Andalusia on Andalusia Road Sunday night.It happened near Ducky's Lagoon around 9:00 p.m., April 20, 2014.Police say the two bikes were headed eastbound when one of them went to turn into Ducky's.More >>
    Two people were hurt after a motorcycle accident in Andalusia on Andalusia Road Sunday night.It happened near Ducky's Lagoon around 9:00 p.m., April 20, 2014.Police say the two bikes were headed eastbound when one of them went to turn into Ducky's.More >>
  • Convicted Felon Escapes For The Second Time

    Convicted Felon Escapes For The Second Time

    Monday, April 21 2014 12:51 PM EDT2014-04-21 16:51:18 GMT
    It's his second escape in two years. Now a convicted felon is at large once again.More >>
    It's his second escape in two years. Now a convicted felon is at large once again.More >>
  • Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Hot Dogs

    Kraft recalls 96,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer Hot Dogs

    Monday, April 21 2014 9:29 AM EDT2014-04-21 13:29:19 GMT
    Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said Sunday that Kraft's "Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners" may instead contain the company's "Classic Cheese Dogs."
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    Kraft Foods is recalling 96,000 pounds of its Oscar Mayer wieners because they may mistakenly contain cheese.The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said Sunday that Kraft's "Oscar Mayer Classic Wieners" may instead contain the company's "Classic Cheese Dogs."

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  • Stowaway Teen Survives Flight from California to Hawaii in Wheel Well

    Stowaway Teen Survives Flight from California to Hawaii in Wheel Well

    Monday, April 21 2014 4:21 AM EDT2014-04-21 08:21:14 GMT

    HONOLULU (AP) - FBI officials say a 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.

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    HONOLULU (AP) - FBI officials say a 16-year-old boy stowed away in the wheel well of a flight from California to Hawaii, surviving the trip halfway across the Pacific Ocean unharmed despite frigid temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.

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  • Local Farmers Take Precautions As Widespread Pig Virus Reaches QCA

    Local Farmers Take Precautions As Widespread Pig Virus Reaches QCA

    Sunday, April 20 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-04-21 03:15:40 GMT
    A disease that has killed millions of pigs since it showed up in the US last year is becoming more widespread, making its way to the Quad Cities Area.More >>
    A disease that has killed millions of pigs since it showed up in the US last year is becoming more widespread, making its way to the Quad Cities Area.More >>
  • Dog Bites Increase With Warmer Weather

    Dog Bites Increase With Warmer Weather

    Sunday, April 20 2014 8:28 PM EDT2014-04-21 00:28:56 GMT
    "It's very common in this area. i wish we could say its going down, but it does seem to increase every year," said Scott County Humane Director Pam Arndt.More >>
    "It's very common in this area. i wish we could say its going down, but it does seem to increase every year," said Scott County Humane Director Pam Arndt.
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  • Sterling Dock-Diving Dog Places 7th In World Competition

    Sterling Dock-Diving Dog Places 7th In World Competition

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:57:05 GMT
    Phoenix, a year and a half year-old lab mix from Sterling, recently returned from a dog Olympics of sorts in Atlanta, Georgia, where she competed in dock diving.More >>
    Phoenix, a year and a half year-old lab mix from Sterling, recently returned from a dog Olympics of sorts in Atlanta, Georgia, where she competed in dock diving.More >>
  • Bringing New Life To Old Thomson Attraction

    Bringing New Life To Old Thomson Attraction

    Saturday, April 19 2014 11:21 PM EDT2014-04-20 03:21:06 GMT
    Two Thomson business partners recently purchased Buck's Barn, a former golf course, hotel and restaurant, with big renovation plans. More >>
    Two Thomson business partners recently purchased Buck's Barn, a former golf course, hotel and restaurant, with big renovation plans. More >>
  • IL Lawmakers Aim To Ban The Sale Of Microbeads

    IL Lawmakers Aim To Ban The Sale Of Microbeads

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:55 PM EDT2014-04-19 23:55:32 GMT
    A measure working its way through the Illinois General Assembly would ban the sale of micro-beads in the state.More >>
    A measure working its way through the Illinois General Assembly would ban the sale of micro-beads in the state.
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  • Anti-Bullying Movement in the QCA

    Anti-Bullying Movement in the QCA

    Saturday, April 19 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-04-19 23:44:23 GMT
    DAVENPORT, IA – An anti-bullying walk was held to remember 14-year-old Alice Schmitt, who committed suicide earlier this month. Her family and friends are hoping to grow the anti-bullying movement in the Quad Cities.
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    DAVENPORT, IA – An anti-bullying walk was held to remember 14-year-old Alice Schmitt, who committed suicide earlier this month. Her family and friends are hoping to grow the anti-bullying movement in the Quad Cities.More >>
  • Milan Issues Burn Ban

    Milan Issues Burn Ban

    Saturday, April 19 2014 4:35 PM EDT2014-04-19 20:35:20 GMT
    A burn ban has been issued for Milan until further notice, according to the assistant chief of the Blackhawk Fire Department. That ban is effective immediately.More >>
    A burn ban has been issued for Milan until further notice, according to the assistant chief of the Blackhawk Fire Department. That ban is effective immediately.More >>
  • Proper Training Can Prevent Dog Bites

    Proper Training Can Prevent Dog Bites

    Friday, April 18 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-04-19 03:12:24 GMT
    For the second time in 30 days, a dog has been banned from Bettendorf after biting a person. It has been declared vicious and the owner must prove to the city the dog has been removed. The bite happenedMore >>
    For the second time in 30 days, a dog has been banned from Bettendorf after biting a person. It has been declared vicious and the owner must prove to the city the dog has been removed. The bite happenedMore >>
  • Boaters Hoping for Long, Safe Boating Season

    Boaters Hoping for Long, Safe Boating Season

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:49:55 GMT
    With beautiful weather in store for us this weekend, conservation officers are expecting a lot of boaters to go out onto the river and take advantage of it, and that means safety is a top concern. WeMore >>
    With beautiful weather in store for us this weekend, conservation officers are expecting a lot of boaters to go out onto the river and take advantage of it, and that means safety is a top concern. WeMore >>
  • Verdict of Davenport Vehicle Homicide Case

    Verdict of Davenport Vehicle Homicide Case

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-04-19 02:32:10 GMT
    DAVENPORT, IA -- A Scott County Jury deliberated on whether a man should be held responsible for a pedestrian death. The trail against driver, Dale Varner, happened this week. In September 2012, VarnerMore >>
    DAVENPORT, IA -- A Scott County Jury deliberated on whether a man should be held responsible for a pedestrian death. The trial against driver, Dale Varner, happened this week. In September 2012, VarnerMore >>
  • Sideshow Takes Center Stage in Rock Island

    Sideshow Takes Center Stage in Rock Island

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:43 PM EDT2014-04-19 01:43:48 GMT
    We talk a lot about art in the Quad Cities, but a new kind of performance is coming to the area. It is the debut of the 7 Sins Sideshow in the QCA, happening at RIBCO Saturday night, featuring some traditionalMore >>
    We talk a lot about art in the Quad Cities, but a new kind of performance is coming to the area. It is the debut of the 7 Sins Sideshow in the QCA, happening at RIBCO Saturday night, featuring some traditional sideshow stunts.More >>
  • Wahl Clippers Expands, Community Reacts

    Wahl Clippers Expands, Community Reacts

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:44 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:44:35 GMT
    A community once hit hard by the loss of manufacturing jobs is celebrating some good news. One of its biggest employers is making plans to expand it's corporate headquarters in Sterling.  This move isMore >>
    A community once hit hard by the loss of manufacturing jobs is celebrating some good news. One of its biggest employers is making plans to expand it's corporate headquarters in Sterling.  This move isMore >>
  • Downtown Rock Island Sees New Businesses, Business Owners See Benefit

    Downtown Rock Island Sees New Businesses, Business Owners See Benefit

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-04-18 23:39:39 GMT
    Driving through downtown Rock Island, you'll notice lots of vacant shops and buildings, but city leaders say the downtown area is finally expanding and Rock Island residents say it's about time. Rock IslandMore >>
    Driving through downtown Rock Island, you'll notice lots of vacant shops and buildings, but city leaders say the downtown area is finally expanding and Rock Island residents say it's about time. Rock IslandMore >>
  • Food School

    Food School

    Friday, April 18 2014 5:20 PM EDT2014-04-18 21:20:09 GMT
    For many children, the thought of eating food is scary. Four year old Owen Hunt of Colona makes a mad dash for the food room at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf. Occupational TherapistMore >>
    For many children, the thought of eating food is scary. Four year old Owen Hunt of Colona makes a mad dash for the food room at the Genesis Pediatric Therapy Center in Bettendorf. Occupational TherapistMore >>
  • Doggie Easter Egg Hunt - April 19

    Doggie Easter Egg Hunt - April 19

    Friday, April 18 2014 4:59 PM EDT2014-04-18 20:59:38 GMT
    Hop, walk, run or trot on over to Fejervary Park in Davenport for the Humane Society of Scott County's annual Doggie Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19th! Registration begins at 12:30 and the huntMore >>
    Hop, walk, run or trot on over to Fejervary Park in Davenport for the Humane Society of Scott County's annual Doggie Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 19th! Registration begins at 12:30 and the huntMore >>
  • Flood Preparations Underway in Davenport

    Flood Preparations Underway in Davenport

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:51 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:51:35 GMT
    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 theMore >>
    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 theMore >>
  • Top Six Stories This Week On KWQC.com

    Top Six Stories This Week On KWQC.com

    Friday, April 18 2014 9:30 AM EDT2014-04-18 13:30:26 GMT
    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 troubledMore >>
    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 troubledMore >>
  • 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 >>
  • Prosecutors Want Arrest Warrants for Captain in Ferry Disaster

    Prosecutors Want Arrest Warrants for Captain in Ferry Disaster

    Friday, April 18 2014 7:14 AM EDT2014-04-18 11:14:09 GMT
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Prosecutors say they've asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving hundreds missing and feared dead. ProsecutorsMore >>
    SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - Prosecutors say they've asked a court to issue an arrest warrant for the captain of the South Korean ferry that sank two days ago, leaving hundreds missing and feared dead. ProsecutorsMore >>
  • 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 >>
  • Iowa Drivers License Photos Used To Catch Identity Thieves

    Iowa Drivers License Photos Used To Catch Identity Thieves

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:07:37 GMT
    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. HeMore >>
    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. HeMore >>
  • Davenport Crews Get Ahead of Pesky Problem

    Davenport Crews Get Ahead of Pesky Problem

    Thursday, April 17 2014 10:27 PM EDT2014-04-18 02:27:20 GMT
    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 >>
    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

    Helping Victims of Child Sexual Abuse

    Thursday, April 17 2014 7:37 PM EDT2014-04-17 23:37:07 GMT
    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'sMore >>
    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'sMore >>
  • 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 >>
  • QC Mom's Blog: Easter Egg Dye

    QC Mom's Blog: Easter Egg Dye

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:47:29 GMT
    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 andMore >>
    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 andMore >>
  • Meat Prices Going Up

    Meat Prices Going Up

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:42 PM EDT2014-04-17 22:42:43 GMT
    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 highestMore >>
    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 highestMore >>
  • Iowa Gaming Commission Rejects Cedar Rapids Casino

    Iowa Gaming Commission Rejects Cedar Rapids Casino

    Thursday, April 17 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-04-17 21:35:07 GMT
    The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission has rejected a proposed $164 million Cedar Rapids casino, saying it would hurt existing casinos.More >>
    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

    Teen Accused Of Setting Muscatine Apartment On Fire

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:46 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:46:44 GMT
    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 twoMore >>
    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 twoMore >>
  • Quinn Announces $7.7 Million For QCA Construction

    Quinn Announces $7.7 Million For QCA Construction

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:15 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:15:37 GMT
    Henry, Rock Island and Whiteside Counties will be the recipient of new Illinois Jobs Now! construction funds. Governor Quinn announced an investment of $7.7 million for construction in the area. "TheseMore >>
    Henry, Rock Island and Whiteside Counties will be the recipient of new Illinois Jobs Now! construction funds. Governor Quinn announced an investment of $7.7 million for construction in the area. "TheseMore >>
  • Wahl Clipper Plans To Expand In Sterling

    Wahl Clipper Plans To Expand In Sterling

    Thursday, April 17 2014 3:58 PM EDT2014-04-17 19:58:18 GMT
    A long-time employer in northwestern Illinois is expanding. Wahl Clipper announced Thursday that it will build a new corporate headquarters in Sterling. The company will invest nearly $8.5 million to buildMore >>
    A long-time employer in northwestern Illinois is expanding. Wahl Clipper announced Thursday that it will build a new corporate headquarters in Sterling. The company will invest nearly $8.5 million to buildMore >>
  • Firefighter Charged With Arson In Knox County

    Firefighter Charged With Arson In Knox County

    Thursday, April 17 2014 2:16 PM EDT2014-04-17 18:16:30 GMT
    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 balesMore >>
    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 balesMore >>
  • Firefighters Called To North Scott High School

    Firefighters Called To North Scott High School

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:14 PM EDT2014-04-17 17:14:13 GMT
    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 badMore >>
    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 badMore >>
  • Rock Island Businesses To Celebrate Grand Openings

    Rock Island Businesses To Celebrate Grand Openings

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:27 PM EDT2014-04-17 16:27:34 GMT
    Ten new businesses are celebrating grand openings in downtown Rock Island, as part of a Renaissance Rock Island project.A ribbon cutting event is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, 2014, kickingMore >>
    Ten new businesses are celebrating grand openings in downtown Rock Island, as part of a Renaissance Rock Island project.A ribbon cutting event is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 17, 2014, kickingMore >>
  • Hats Off

    Hats Off

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:26 AM EDT2014-04-17 12:26:59 GMT
    Jean Black says it's a tribute to the faces of her community. The photographer from Clinton has created a downtown photo gallery featuring two hundred photos. She calls the gallery Hats Off To The Future.More >>
    Jean Black says it's a tribute to the faces of her community. The photographer from Clinton has created a downtown photo gallery featuring two hundred photos. She calls the gallery Hats Off To The Future.More >>
  • Name the Alcoa Eaglet

    Name the Alcoa Eaglet

    Thursday, April 17 2014 6:35 AM EDT2014-04-17 10:35:07 GMT
    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 chooseMore >>
    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 chooseMore >>
  • Fugitive for 40 Years Caught in Iowa

    Fugitive for 40 Years Caught in Iowa

    Thursday, April 17 2014 1:57 AM EDT2014-04-17 05:57:57 GMT
    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 arrestedMore >>
    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 arrestedMore >>
  • Massive Sinkhole Appears On Main Road In Burlington

    Massive Sinkhole Appears On Main Road In Burlington

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:30 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:30:33 GMT
    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 peopleMore >>
    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 peopleMore >>
  • Burn Bans Lifted, But Conditions Still Concern For Brush Fires

    Burn Bans Lifted, But Conditions Still Concern For Brush Fires

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-04-17 03:13:10 GMT
    Even with a couple of burn bans lifted Wednesday, conditions in some areas could still be conducive for brush fires. Local fire officials say they look at a lot of factors when giving the all clear.More >>
    Even with a couple of burn bans lifted Wednesday, conditions in some areas could still be conducive for brush fires. Local fire officials say they look at a lot of factors when giving the all clear.More >>
  • Is the Library Obsolete?

    Is the Library Obsolete?

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:39:35 GMT
    This week, is National Library Week.  A time for libraries across the country to remind communities what they can do for people. But do they still matter? In Bettendorf, librarians say yes, but it'sMore >>
    This week, is National Library Week.  A time for libraries across the country to remind communities what they can do for people. But do they still matter? In Bettendorf, librarians say yes, but it'sMore >>
  • Rock Island Co. Proposes Tax Increase For Hope Creek Care Center

    Rock Island Co. Proposes Tax Increase For Hope Creek Care Center

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:22 PM EDT2014-04-16 23:22:16 GMT
    The Rock Island County Board just decided to put the issue of raising taxes to support the Hope Creek nursing home on the November ballot. If passed in November, this referendum would raise current propertyMore >>
    The Rock Island County Board just decided to put the issue of raising taxes to support the Hope Creek nursing home on the November ballot. If passed in November, this referendum would raise current propertyMore >>
  • Bill To Help Medic Veterans Get EMT Certification

    Bill To Help Medic Veterans Get EMT Certification

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 6:59 PM EDT2014-04-16 22:59:53 GMT
    DAVENPORT, IA – It's a process that can take over a year and cost from 600 to 2000 dollars to retrain veterans that are already certified as combat medics. Crystal Eakins, Veteran and Paramedic SupervisorMore >>
    DAVENPORT, IA – It's a process that can take over a year and cost from 600 to 2000 dollars to retrain veterans that are already certified as combat medics. Crystal Eakins, Veteran and Paramedic SupervisorMore >>
  • 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 >>
  • Sterling YWCA Closing Preschool

    Sterling YWCA Closing Preschool

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:44 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:44:32 GMT
    The YWCA Executive Director Carol Fitzgerald announced the closing of the preschool in Sterling this May in the following letter to the editor: In May, after 50 years, the YWCA of the Sauk Valley willMore >>
    The YWCA Executive Director Carol Fitzgerald announced the closing of the preschool in Sterling this May in the following letter to the editor: In May, after 50 years, the YWCA of the Sauk Valley willMore >>
  • John Deere Classic "Birdies For Charity" Begins

    John Deere Classic "Birdies For Charity" Begins

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:41:34 GMT
    The John Deere Classic is still a few months away but tournament organizers have kicked off the Birdies For Charity program for this year. It's an effort to raise donations for nearly five hundred areaMore >>
    The John Deere Classic is still a few months away but tournament organizers have kicked off the Birdies For Charity program for this year. It's an effort to raise donations for nearly five hundred areaMore >>
  • Sinkhole Opens In Burlington Area Street

    Sinkhole Opens In Burlington Area Street

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 5:09 PM EDT2014-04-16 21:09:08 GMT
    Drive carefully on Mt. Pleasant St. in the Burlington area where there is a huge hole in the road. The West Burlington City Administrator says it's the size of an SUV and about eight feet deep.More >>
    Drive carefully on Mt. Pleasant St. in the Burlington area where there is a huge hole in the road. The West Burlington City Administrator says it's the size of an SUV and about eight feet deep.More >>
  • R.I. Co. Voters Will Decide On Tax Increase For Hope Creek Care

    R.I. Co. Voters Will Decide On Tax Increase For Hope Creek Care

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:34 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:34:37 GMT
    Rock Island County Voters will get to decide whether to pay more in taxes to help support the Hope Creek Care nursing home. The Rock Island County Board voted last night to ask voters to raise the taxMore >>
    Rock Island County Voters will get to decide whether to pay more in taxes to help support the Hope Creek Care nursing home. The Rock Island County Board voted last night to ask voters to raise the taxMore >>
  • Sex Offender Sentenced For Fondling Child In Muscatine Co.

    Sex Offender Sentenced For Fondling Child In Muscatine Co.

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:05 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:05:18 GMT
    A registered sex offender has been sentenced to prison on a charge of lascivious actions with a child and for violating the sex offender registry law. 29-year-old Andrew Scott Mayfield of Muscatine pleadedMore >>
    A registered sex offender has been sentenced to prison on a charge of lascivious actions with a child and for violating the sex offender registry law. 29-year-old Andrew Scott Mayfield of Muscatine pleadedMore >>
  • West Branch, IA Daycare Worker Pleads Guilty In Child Porn Case

    West Branch, IA Daycare Worker Pleads Guilty In Child Porn Case

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 11:37 AM EDT2014-04-16 15:37:45 GMT
    Federal officials say a guilty plea has been delivered in a child porn case out of West Branch, Iowa.Brady Verlo, 22, has pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography.He admits he distributed it lastMore >>
    Federal officials say a guilty plea has been delivered in a child porn case out of West Branch, Iowa.Brady Verlo, 22, has pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography.He admits he distributed it lastMore >>
  • Ninety QCA Veterans Embark on 27th Honor Flight of the Quad Cities

    Ninety QCA Veterans Embark on 27th Honor Flight of the Quad Cities

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:43 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:43:25 GMT
    Ninety veterans from the QCA will spend Monday in Washington D.C. as part of the Honor Flight of the Quad Cities program. The 27th Honor Flight of the Quad Cities left the QC International Airport WednesdayMore >>
    Ninety veterans from the QCA will spend Monday in Washington D.C. as part of the Honor Flight of the Quad Cities program. The 27th Honor Flight of the Quad Cities left the QC International Airport WednesdayMore >>
  • Heart of a Champion

    Heart of a Champion

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 7:44 AM EDT2014-04-16 11:44:38 GMT
    She is five years old, has a twin brother, and is a very courageous little girl. Sydney Mowen is a fighter. She was born with a congenital heart defect, and has undergone five open heart surgeries. HerMore >>
    She is five years old, has a twin brother, and is a very courageous little girl. Sydney Mowen is a fighter. She was born with a congenital heart defect, and has undergone five open heart surgeries. HerMore >>
  • Pillow Talk

    Pillow Talk

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 9:05 AM EDT2014-04-15 13:05:06 GMT
    They call themselves sorority sisters. This group of women use their time and talent to brighten the day for hospital patients. Using scissors and sewing machines, polyester stuffing, and vibrant materials,More >>
    They call themselves sorority sisters. This group of women use their time and talent to brighten the day for hospital patients. Using scissors and sewing machines, polyester stuffing, and vibrant materials,More >>
  • Neighbor Accused Of Killing Iowa Rep's Sisters

    Neighbor Accused Of Killing Iowa Rep's Sisters

    Wednesday, March 5 2014 12:15 PM EST2014-03-05 17:15:00 GMT
    PITTSBURGH (AP) - Pittsburgh police have charged a neighbor with killing two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker during a break-in and robbery at their home last month.    Forty-three-year-old Allen DarellMore >>
    PITTSBURGH (AP) - Pittsburgh police have charged a neighbor with killing two sisters of an Iowa state lawmaker during a break-in and robbery at their home last month.    Forty-three-year-old Allen DarellMore >>
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