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Top Six Stories This Week On KWQC.com

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  • 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 >>
  • 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 >>

Here are the top six stories on kwqc.com for the week of January 19, 2014;

UPDATE: Woman's Body Found In Davenport - An autopsy is scheduled to find the cause of death of this woman who's body was found in Centennial Park on Wednesday afternoon.

Trooper Injured In I-74 Accident Near Woodhull, IL - Slick conditions likely contributed to this accident on I-74 on Tuesday morning.

UPDATE: Rock Island Police Investigate Body Found Near River
- After being missing for a few weeks, 43-year-old Steven J. Califf's body is found in Rock Island. Officials say there are no signs of foul play.

Babe & Sophie Great Despite Fake Website's Claims
- A fake news website said the elephants who moved from Niabi Zoo last fall had escaped their new home.

Davenport Man Charged With Kidnapping And Abuse - This story came out last week. The suspect remains in jail.

QC Singer to Audition for NBC's "The Voice"
- KWQC's Danielle McCarthy gave us a look into the life of a local woman as she prepared for her audition on NBC's The Voice.

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