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  • Thomson Prison Gets Ready To Hire With Job Fair

    Thomson Prison Gets Ready To Hire With Job Fair

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:35:36 GMT
    The Federal Bureau of Prisons just announced it will be holding a job fair for a variety of jobs at the U.S. Penitentiary in Thomson, Ill. And it's not just prison guards that are needed.More >>
    The Federal Bureau of Prisons just announced it will be holding a job fair for a variety of jobs at the U.S. Penitentiary in Thomson, Ill. And it's not just prison guards that are needed.
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  • John Deere Road Motorist Ends Up In Corn Field

    John Deere Road Motorist Ends Up In Corn Field

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 2:38 PM EDT2014-09-02 18:38:22 GMT
    One person was involved in an early morning accident in Rock Island County. The driver wound up on the edge of a cornfield just off John Deere Road near Silvis, Ill.More >>
    One person was involved in an early morning accident in Rock Island County. The driver wound up on the edge of a cornfield just off John Deere Road near Silvis, Ill.More >>
  • Woman Taken To Hospital After ATV Crash On Wapsipinicon Sandbar

    Woman Taken To Hospital After ATV Crash On Wapsipinicon Sandbar

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:50:56 GMT
    Scene Of ATV Accident Saturday near Calamus, IAScene Of ATV Accident Saturday near Calamus, IA
    Conservation officers are reminding people to stay away from sandbars when using All-Terrain-Vehicles following a weekend accident.More >>
    Conservation officers are reminding people to stay away from sandbars when using All-Terrain-Vehicles following a weekend accident.More >>
  • Cancer Survivor Getting Wish To Meet Chicago Bears

    Cancer Survivor Getting Wish To Meet Chicago Bears

    Monday, September 1 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-09-01 22:24:39 GMT
    A Fruitland man recovering from a rare form of bone cancer is getting his wish.The Kids Wish Network is sending Zach Painter to Chicago's Soldier Field where he and his family will watch Sunday's Bears game and meet the players. The trip signals the end of a tough year for the cancer survivor who celebrated his 20th birthday on Friday.“Bears are my favorite team,” said Zach. “Since I've been little, all I do on Saturday and Sunday is watch football.”Zach is a football fanatic, just ask him. L...More >>
    A Fruitland man recovering from a rare form of bone cancer is getting his wish.The Kids Wish Network is sending Zach Painter to Chicago's Soldier Field where he and his family will watch Sunday's Bears game and meet the players. The trip signals the end of a tough year for the cancer survivor who celebrated his 20th birthday on Friday.“Bears are my favorite team,” said Zach. “Since I've been little, all I do on Saturday and Sunday is watch football.”Zach is a football fanatic, just ask him. L...More >>
  • Man Injured By Boat Propeller Near Fairport, Iowa

    Man Injured By Boat Propeller Near Fairport, Iowa

    Monday, September 1 2014 3:38 PM EDT2014-09-01 19:38:57 GMT
    A man's foot was severely injured by a boat propeller in a weekend accident on the Mississippi River.More >>
    A man's foot was severely injured by a boat propeller in a weekend accident on the Mississippi River.More >>
  • Soybean Disease Appearing In Local Farm Fields

    Soybean Disease Appearing In Local Farm Fields

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-09-02 03:14:12 GMT
    A wet summer and spring has brought back a disease to local soybean fields. Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome causes bean plants to die early, before the plant has been able to fully grow its soybeans.More >>
    A wet summer and spring has brought back a disease to local soybean fields. Soybean Sudden Death Syndrome causes bean plants to die early, before the plant has been able to fully grow its soybeans.More >>
  • Galesburg, IL To Remove More Ash Trees

    Galesburg, IL To Remove More Ash Trees

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 10:07 AM EDT2014-09-02 14:07:49 GMT
    The Galesburg City Council will look at a contract to get rid of more ash trees. The emerald ash borer arrived in Galesburg in 2013 and the city has had some problems removing trees.More >>
    The Galesburg City Council will look at a contract to get rid of more ash trees. The emerald ash borer arrived in Galesburg in 2013 and the city has had some problems removing trees.More >>
  • The Welding Webbs

    The Welding Webbs

    Thursday, August 28 2014 8:37 AM EDT2014-08-28 12:37:12 GMT
    She likes to think out of the box. In a trade typically dominated by men, Tabitha Webb and her dad Tim are a team. They are the first father-daughter welding students at Midwest Technical Institute in Moline...More >>
    She likes to think out of the box. In a trade typically dominated by men, Tabitha Webb and her dad Tim are a team. They are the first father-daughter welding students at Midwest Technical Institute in Moline...More >>
  • Muscatine man hospitalized after fall from boat

    Muscatine man hospitalized after fall from boat

    A Muscatine man has been hospitalized with a leg injury after he fell from a boat in the Mississippi River.More >>
    A Muscatine man has been hospitalized with a leg injury after he fell from a boat in the Mississippi River.More >>
  • Dr. Danger Returns To Local Speedway After Last Year's Scare

    Dr. Danger Returns To Local Speedway After Last Year's Scare

    Sunday, August 31 2014 11:32 PM EDT2014-09-01 03:32:52 GMT
    Greg "Dr. Danger" Carpenter is back at the Jackson County Speedway one year after a death-defying stunt nearly proved to be his last. The star of the American Daredevils TV series took on the same track in Maquoketa, IA, on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. More >>
    Greg "Dr. Danger" Carpenter is back at the Jackson County Speedway one year after a death-defying stunt nearly proved to be his last. The star of the American Daredevils TV series took on the same track in Maquoketa, IA, on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. More >>
  • Developers Hope To Turn Old Schools Into New Apartments

    Developers Hope To Turn Old Schools Into New Apartments

    Sunday, August 31 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-09-01 03:18:03 GMT
    It will be new life for a few old schools in Clinton and historic buildings in Davenport if a handful of developers have their way.Community Housing Initiatives is looking to transform the Roosevelt Administration Center, a former elementary school, into mixed income housing, by creating 16 spacious apartments there.More >>
    It will be new life for a few old schools in Clinton and historic buildings in Davenport if a handful of developers have their way.Community Housing Initiatives is looking to transform the Roosevelt Administration Center, a former elementary school, into mixed income housing, by creating 16 spacious apartments there.More >>
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    KWQC 24/7 Weather

    KWQC 24/7 Weather is our 24 hour weather channel.  It's available here at KWQC.com, on Mediacom Channel 247 (in the Quad Cities), over the air on Digital 6.2 or you can call your local cable company...More >>
    KWQC 24/7 Weather is our 24 hour weather channel.  It's available here at KWQC.com, on Mediacom Channel 247 (in the Quad Cities), over the air on Digital 6.2 or you can call your local cable company to ask for KWQC 24/7 Weather.More >>
  • Vehicle Winds Up Near Cornfield Off John Deere Rd.

    Vehicle Winds Up Near Cornfield Off John Deere Rd.

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 4:08 PM EDT2014-09-02 20:08:16 GMT
    One person was involved in an early morning accident in Rock Island County Tuesday morning.More >>
    One person was involved in an early morning accident in Rock Island County Tuesday morning.More >>
  • One Dead After House Explosion In Streator, IL

    One Dead After House Explosion In Streator, IL

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-09-02 19:53:39 GMT
    An elderly woman is dead after a house explosion in Streator, Illinois.More >>
    An elderly woman is dead after a house explosion in Streator, Illinois.More >>
  • Elected Officials Celebrate Labor Day By Honoring America's Workers

    Elected Officials Celebrate Labor Day By Honoring America's Workers

    Monday, September 1 2014 7:39 PM EDT2014-09-01 23:39:30 GMT
    Tonight, the Red, White and Boom fireworks that were canceled over the Fourth of July are expected to go off in just a few hours.Many have been waiting to see the show tonight, now they'll get to celebrate Labor Day with some Fourth of July style.More >>
    Tonight, the Red, White and Boom fireworks that were canceled over the Fourth of July are expected to go off in just a few hours.Many have been waiting to see the show tonight, now they'll get to celebrate Labor Day with some Fourth of July style.More >>
  • U. of Iowa says 2 students report sexual assaults

    U. of Iowa says 2 students report sexual assaults

    The University of Iowa says two students reported recently that they were sexually assaulted on campus.More >>
    The University of Iowa says two students reported recently that they were sexually assaulted on campus.More >>
  • Dixon Proposes To Use Settlement Money For Library

    Dixon Proposes To Use Settlement Money For Library

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:06 PM EDT2014-09-02 16:06:17 GMT
    The Dixon, Ill. City Council is considering spending some of the money it received from the Rita Crundwell scandal. The council will vote Tuesday night on spending more than a million dollars...More >>
    The Dixon, Ill. City Council is considering spending some of the money it received from the Rita Crundwell scandal. The council will vote Tuesday night on spending more than a million dollars...More >>
  • Remembering the Battle of Credit Island

    Remembering the Battle of Credit Island

    Saturday, August 30 2014 7:59 PM EDT2014-08-30 23:59:22 GMT
    Hundreds marked an important anniversary in our area at a first of its kind event on Saturday. This year marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Credit Island in Davenport, part of the War of 1812.More >>
    Hundreds marked an important anniversary in our area at a first of its kind event on Saturday. This year marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Credit Island in Davenport, part of the War of 1812.More >>
  • Building collapses in east-central Iowa's Toledo

    Building collapses in east-central Iowa's Toledo

    No injuries have been reported in the collapse of a two-story building in the east-central Iowa city of Toledo.More >>
    No injuries have been reported in the collapse of a two-story building in the east-central Iowa city of Toledo.More >>
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