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Davenport, Iowa is located in Scott County. Zip codes in Davenport, IA include 52804, 52807, and 52809. The median home price in Davenport is $121,900 which is roughly $100/per square foot. More Davenport information.

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10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Xtreme Cleanup 2014

Mark your calendars for the 11th annual Xtreme Cleanup on Sat., Aug. 9. Xtreme Cleanup is a Quad City -wide cleanup of sections of the Rock and Mississippi Rivers, along with creeks and drainage ways.

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14 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Bituminous Insurance Company Moving To Davenport

Bituminous is building a new facility in Davenport. The company's been around for more than 100 years offering insurance for a wide variety of things -- like automobile, fire, theft and life and health.150 people work at the Rock Island location and the company paid more than $70,000 in property taxes to the county last year alone.

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18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

He's no team player! Opossum gatecrashes minor league baseball game ...

A curious opossum brought a minor league baseball game to a standstill on Wednesday after it scurried onto the field mid-match.

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22 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

Gaming commission: no new licenses for 3 years

The commission that oversees casino licenses in Iowa says it will not consider new projects for the next few years it but stopped short of imposing a formal moratorium.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

WNDU-TV South Bend

Irish legend Lujack recovering well after successful neck surgery

Notre Dame legend Johnny Lujack is recovering after successful laminectomy surgery at the Mayo Clinic to relieve pressure to his neck, his grandson Grant Pohlmann tells me.

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KWWL-TV Waterloo

Hearing delayed for Rock Island man in murder case

A western Illinois judge has postponed a preliminary hearing for a Rock Island man charged in the slaying of his former girlfriend.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Police: Iowa man arrested after cheeseburger theft

Police say a Davenport man was found passed out in front of a convenience store with a stolen cheeseburger from the business in his pocket.

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SFGate

Variations on a theme

Chronicle movie correspondent Michael Ordona sends this dispatch to talk about why certain movies weren't included in the July 27 Pink article in advance of the opening of " Get On Up ."

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WJOL-AM Joliet

MCHS Interim Leader Says Same Approach Needed; Whether Things Have Been Going Good or Bad

It's been an interesting year in the Minooka Community High School District. And now a veteran educator and administrator is in the main seat, at least for a while.

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Switched

After Embarrassing Scandal, New Jersey Gets Serious About Fighting Unemployment Fraud

JULY 17: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at 'An Evening at the Fair' event with Scott County Republicans in the Starlight Ballroom at The Mississippi Valley Fairgrounds on July 17, 2014 in Davenport, Iowa.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

WLLR-FM Davenport

#WeekendReportCard

Hope you enjoyed your weekend! It was a busy one downtown Davenport with the Bix race and StreetFest activities.

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The Times

Time to reform draconian marijuana laws

The war on marijuana has been an attack on our constitutional rights and civil liberties for decades, since the government started lying to us about it.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Still Time to Register for Bix 7

There's still time to register for the 40th Anniversary Bix 7 Road Race. It starts at 8 a.m. Saturday and the last day to register is Friday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Davenport RiverCenter.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

SFGate

Musical films inspired by real-life musicians

Christopher Guest and Michael McKean in "This Is Spinal Tap": Great films, but not true musical biopics.

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Business & Heritage Clarksville

APSU art professor to present lecture at famed Figge Museum

In Davenport, Iowa, a stunning, glass-walled building stands along the banks of the Mississippi River.

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Star-Telegram.com

Iowa man convicted of killing pregnant wife

A jury convicted an Iowa man Thursday of killing his pregnant wife in 2012, rejecting his claims of innocence after the third trial in the case.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Prosecutor: Texts were 'countdown' to Iowa slaying

An Iowa man killed his pregnant wife so that he could be with another woman that he had zealously pursued for months, a prosecutor said Wednesday as he sought a murder conviction for a third time in the case.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

OregonLive.com

Medical marijuana in Oregon: Benton Mackenzie, Iowa man convicted of marijuana crimes, arrives to obtain medical pot

Benton Mackenzie is well known in Iowa. His recent trial and conviction for growing cannabis on his parents' rural property made for page-one news, closely watched by marijuana activists nationwide.

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WOC-AM Davenport

Red, White & Boom! Fireworks Rescheduled For Labor Day

The Red, White and Boom Fireworks display that was canceled due to flooding is getting a second chance this year.

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KWQC-TV Davenport

Dad, daughter charged in Davenport bank robbery

Police say Albert Griebe was arrested Monday on charges of robbery, theft and compounding a felony.

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