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    Boil Order For Parts Of Geneseo

    Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:28:16 GMT
    The City of Geneseo has issued a boil order for parts of the city. All residents south of Chestnut St. from Oakwood Ave. south to Interstate 80 are under the boil order.More >>
    The City of Geneseo has issued a boil order for parts of the city. All residents south of Chestnut St. from Oakwood Ave. south to Interstate 80 are under the boil order.More >>

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    Taking ALS Ice Bucket Challenge A Step Further Video included

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    The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a charitable craze that is sweeping the nation, and now, one local man is taking it one step further. He is using the opportunity to make a difference in the life of a woman who lost her husband to the disease and her ongoing fight to one day find a cure. More>>

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    Headaches To Continue With Centennial Bridge Work Delay Video included

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    The Centennial Bridge work is well underway but extensions to the timeline have many commuters sounding off. While many people say they know work on the bridge needs to be done for safety frustrations are still high. More>>

    Burlington Sees Large Economic Boost Video included

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    Hundreds of new jobs in the Burlington area are creating a big boost for the local economy. Companies like Case, General Electric, Federal-Mogul and Orascom continue to hire skilled workers. More>>

    Frustrations And Tensions Mount Over Dock Project

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    There's a final push from the Davenport Levee Improvement Commission to stop The Dock project from moving forward.Tuesday, all four members at a special meeting voted to deny the land-lease agreement but that vote may be just a formality because the city council will have the final say.Aldermen are set to take a final vote on a 51-year lease agreement for the project Wednesday night, the final hurdle in a long, drawn-out battle within City Hall.The project was approved unanimously earlier thi... More>>

    "Worst Storm In 20 Years" People In Rock Falls And Morrison, IL Still Without Power

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    Thousands lost power for a while and there was some damage from downed trees and power lines... More>>

    Update: Rollover Accident On US 61

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    The Iowa State Patrol released more information on a rollover accident Monday on Highway 61 near West Lake Park in Davenport. More>>

    Electrical Fire At Davenport Apartment Complex

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    The Red Cross is helping a Davenport family of two adults and a child after an early morning fire. Crews were called to the 1900 block of West 40th Street, sometime after 3:00... More>>

    Bean Bag Chair Recall

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    There's a voluntary recall of over two million bean bag chairs after two children suffocated to death. Officials say the zippers on the bean bag chairs can be opened and children can then crawl inside... More>>

    Lightning Starts Apartment Fire In Bettendorf

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    Officials say a lightning strike caused an apartment fire in Bettendorf on Monday. Crews were called to the 1080 39th Street around 10:36 p.m. More>>

    August 26th is National Dog Day. Here are some photos that QCA dog lovers shared with us. Email your photo to news@kwqc.com More>>

    Galesburg Teacher Strike Threatens Moline Football's Home Opener

    Updated: Aug 25, 2014 11:21 PM

    Students from other districts are already feeling the impact of the strike of the ongoing teacher's strike in Galesburg. Galesburg's sports teams aren't allowed to compete in interscholastic athletic events while the strike is in effect, and that has student athletes across the QCA missing out on match ups. More>>

    AC Repair Companies Aim To Cool Down QCA Residents Video included

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    Imagine having no air in these hot and humid conditions. It's the reality of many across the QCA including one local woman. Monday we saw temperatures over 90 degrees with a high heat index. "it's hot. Simply that," Tom Gabrilson, owner of Gabrilson Indoor Climate Solutions. That means it's a busy day at Gabrilson Indoor Climate Solutions. In fact, Thomas Gabrilson says it's one of the busiest days of the summer."The phones were ringing off the hook early in the morning," Gabrilson said. "We ... More>>

    Moline School Dist. Says 1% Sales Tax Increase Could Cool Down Classrooms

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    Many locals schools let out early today, because of the extreme heat and classrooms without air conditioning. One school district said a 1% sales tax could solve that problem... More>>

    Afternoon Storms Cause Damage In Clinton/Whiteside Co.

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    Thunderstorms popped up over the Quad Cities area Monday afternoon, and in some cases, caused damage More>>

    Fugitive In Galesburg, IL Stabbing Caught

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    A man being charged with a Galesburg, Ill. murder has been arrested. Police were searching for 29-year-old Christopher L. Croom, who was charged with first degree murder in connection to the death of Melvin G. Buckner...

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    Police: Southern Illinois plant explosion kills 2

    Police say two people are dead and more are injured after an explosion at a recycling plant in southern Illinois. More>>

    Man Dies After Baseball Bat Attack In Muscatine, Iowa

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    A Muscatine, Iowa man is being charged with murder after police say he killed another man with a baseball bat.Jose Tapia, 27, is accused of beating 39-year-old Michael Newman... More>>

    Bettendorf Standoff Ends Peacefully

    Updated: Aug 24, 2014 08:09 PM

    It was a peaceful end to a standoff between police and a man with a weapon in Bettendorf Saturday night.It happened in the 1500 block of Antler Court when police were called to a domestic assault just after 8 p.m. When they arrived, officers say 68 year-old William Kill was alone in his home with a handgun and several hunting weapons. More>>

    Burlington March Against Violence Video included

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    After several recent shootings and a stabbing, a resident named Adonis Ross says he can't sit back and watch it happen any longer. He and several others marched against violence today.
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    Marching For Climate Action Video included

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    A coast to coast march for climate change made a stop in the Quad Cities Sunday. The group arrived in Davenport claiming we're facing a crisis they want to help fix. These people started walking march first from LA and are more than halfway through their journey. They're from all over the country, but they say they share a common purpose. "Every day I see signs of climate change and hear reports about species going extinct. It's heartbreaking to hear. I feel like I need to do everything in my... More>>

    Muscatine Has Iowa's Poorest Air Quality Video included

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    Even with the gloomy weather and pouring rain, a group of advocates called Clean Air Muscatine (CLAM) were dedicated to holding today's public event about Muscatine's air quality. More>>

    Mobile Food Pantry Helps Feed the Hungry

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    It's a problem affecting people across the world and even in our own community: hunger. The Riverbend Food Bank and Modern Woodmen partnered together Saturday and made a mobile food pantry possible, distributing food to those in need.  More>>

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    • Centennial Bridge Shut Down Until October 10

      Centennial Bridge Shut Down Until October 10

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:25 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:25:05 GMT
      KWQC has just learned the Centennial Bridge will be shut down until October 10th. The Bridge was originally set to be open on September 6th. In a press release from the Illinois Department of ...More >>
      KWQC has just learned the Centennial Bridge will be shut down until October 10th. The Bridge was originally set to be open on September 6th. In a press release from the Illinois Department of ...More >>
    • Power Outages in Iowa/Illinois After Storms

      Power Outages in Iowa/Illinois After Storms

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 4:31 PM EDT2014-08-26 20:31:36 GMT
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      We're still dealing with power outages in and around the Quad Cities. Storms the past 24 hours have downed trees and power lines from the Q.C. metro to Whiteside county.More >>
      We're still dealing with power outages in and around the Quad Cities. Storms the past 24 hours have downed trees and power lines from the Q.C. metro to Whiteside county.More >>
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    • Taking ALS Ice Bucket Challenge A Step Further

      Taking ALS Ice Bucket Challenge A Step Further

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:33 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:33:06 GMT
      The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a charitable craze that is sweeping the nation, and now, one local man is taking it one step further. He is using the opportunity to make a difference in the life of a woman who lost her husband to the disease and her ongoing fight to one day find a cure.More >>
      The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a charitable craze that is sweeping the nation, and now, one local man is taking it one step further. He is using the opportunity to make a difference in the life of a woman who lost her husband to the disease and her ongoing fight to one day find a cure.More >>
    • Boil Order For Parts Of Geneseo

      Boil Order For Parts Of Geneseo

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-08-27 03:28:16 GMT
      The City of Geneseo has issued a boil order for parts of the city. All residents south of Chestnut St. from Oakwood Ave. south to Interstate 80 are under the boil order.More >>
      The City of Geneseo has issued a boil order for parts of the city. All residents south of Chestnut St. from Oakwood Ave. south to Interstate 80 are under the boil order.More >>
    • "Worst Storm In 20 Years" People In Rock Falls And Morrison, IL Still Without Power

      "Worst Storm In 20 Years" People In Rock Falls And Morrison, IL Still Without Power

      Tuesday, August 26 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-08-26 23:25:41 GMT
      Thousands lost power for a while and there was some damage from downed trees and power lines...More >>
      Thousands lost power for a while and there was some damage from downed trees and power lines...More >>
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    • Boy hurt in California quake: 'I should be dead'

      Boy hurt in California quake: 'I should be dead'

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 6:08 AM EDT2014-08-27 10:08:10 GMT
      Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him. His mother, who later called it the worst night of her life,...More >>
      Thirteen-year-old Nicholas Dillon's screams could be heard throughout his pitch black house when the earth shook and the falling bricks hit him. His mother, who later called it the worst night of her life, couldn't...More >>
    • APNewsBreak: Jindal suing feds over Common Core

      APNewsBreak: Jindal suing feds over Common Core

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 5:18 AM EDT2014-08-27 09:18:50 GMT
      Gov. Bobby Jindal planned to file a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education...More >>
      Gov. Bobby Jindal planned to file a lawsuit Wednesday against the Obama administration, accusing it of illegally manipulating federal grant money and regulations to force states to adopt the Common Core education standards.More >>
    • Journalist killing highlights role of freelancers

      Journalist killing highlights role of freelancers

      Wednesday, August 27 2014 4:57 AM EDT2014-08-27 08:57:55 GMT
      Journalists James Foley, Steven Sotloff and Peter Theo Curtis all shared one thing in common when they were captured by Islamic militants in Syria, the title "freelance journalist."More >>
      Journalists James Foley, Steven Sotloff and Peter Theo Curtis all shared one thing in common when they were captured by Islamic militants in Syria, the title "freelance journalist."More >>
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