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Top Six Stories This Week On KWQC.com

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  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>
  • 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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Here are the top six stories on kwqc.com for the week of August 4, 2013;

TV6 Investigates: Davenport Police Officers Accused of Using 'Too Much Force' - This was by far the most talked about story of the week on Facebook. An incident that happened in February has sparked a lawsuit and a lot of controversy.

2 Iowa nursing home employees fired over photo - Two employees of a nursing home near Des Moines were fired after posting an inappropriate picture of a resident on a social media website.

UPDATE: Centennial Bridge Reopens - A suspicious package was reported on Centennial bridge. The bridge was closed down so it could be investigated. The bomb squad discovered it was nothing to worry about and the bridge was reopened.

I-80 Chase Suspect Now Charged With Murder  story that started with a tragedy near Des Moines, ended in a cornfield off of I-80, thanks to the Iowa State Police.

Clinton Man Dies In Fall From Mount Vernon Water Tower - This tragic story happened last week when 29-year-old Winfred Joseph Davis suffered a fatal fall.

Heroin Arrest Made At I-80 Truck Stop - A possible drug overdose at the Iowa 80 Truck Stop led to a man being charged with heroin possession.