More people are drinking alcohol and paying the price

Tue Sep 17 08:27:41 PDT 2019

More people are drinking alcohol and paying the price

The number of Americans who are drinking is on the rise and so is the price they're paying for alcohol. A recent Gallup Poll shows 65% of adults drink. That's the third year in a row for that percentage to increase. The average price we pay for alcohol ranges from $500 per year to $1,200 per person per year.

Hello Quad Cities for Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Hello Quad Cities for Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Teachers on strike in Mendota; 1,100 students out of school

The Mendota Education Association (MEA) has declared a strike after negotiations stalled with the Mendota School District 289 Board of Education (D289 BOE) on Tuesday night, according to union officials.

Firefighters urge safety precautions when putting an open flame in pumpkins

Firefighters in Davenport are reminding community members to be safe while partaking in Halloween activities.

Iowa man finds 5 inches of animal blood flooding basement

Blood may be thicker than water, but it'll still flood your basement.

Man identified after fatal motorcycle crash in Davenport

One person is dead after a motorcycle crash Tuesday night in Davenport.

Osaka in Moline to pay nearly $79,000 in back wages to employees

A Quad City restaurant has been ordered to pay tens of thousands of dollars in back wages.

 

Get a copy of a newscast or Paula Sands Live