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  1. Illinois Conservation Police patrolling waters, even with no budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Two water rescues kept first responders out on the Mississippi Friday. A rescue north of Cordova, another south of Davenport. These rescues are happening even though Illinois doesn't have a budget in place to pay its conservation police. For those ...

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  2. Catholic leaders press GOP to heed pope on climate, poorRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... pile of filth." "These are going to be difficult decisions that have to be made," said the Rev. Bud Grant of Davenport, joined at a news conference by bishops from central and eastern Iowa. "Politicians have to have the courage to do the right ...

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  3. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WOC-AM Davenport

    Ken Kroken, Chairman of Red White & Boom, joined Dan & Dan to preview the event. The event takes place tomorrow evening along the riverfront of Davenport & Rock Island.

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  4. Richard and Francois HedeenRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Messenger

    Richard and Francois Hedeen passed into the arms of our Lord on their last adventure together June 22, 2015 while traveling by motorcycle through Minnesota to Canada. Services in celebration of their lives will be held at 11am Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2136 Brady St., Davenport, IA 52803.

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  5. Olson and McVayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... McVay, 40 of Rock Island, is charged with murdering and concealing the homicidal death of Carrie Olson, 29 of Davenport. This is a bench trial, meaning the judge will decide whether to convict McVay or not for the murder of Olson. Judge Michael ...

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  6. Former ballplayer struck by foul wins more than $1 million in suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fairfield Ledger

    A jury awarded more than $1 million to a former high school baseball player who sued an Iowa high school because his skull was shattered by a foul ball while he was in a dugout. Spencer Ludman alleged in his April 2013 lawsuit that Davenport Assumption High School was at fault because the dugout didn't protect him.

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  7. Sterling High School May Student of the Month: Jocelyn MaganaRead the original story

    Thursday | The Daily Gazette

    Jocelyn Magana, 18, of Sterling, is one of Sterling High School's May Students of the Month. She plans to attend St. Ambrose University in Davenport, Iowa, and major in pre-med and biology, to become a physician assistant.

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  8. Moxie competes in Kansas CityRead the original story

    Thursday | Manhattan Mercury

    ... . The Moxie are now 13-10 on the summer season and will compete at the Shriner's 11th Annual Charity Tournament in Davenport, Iowa, this weekend.

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  9. Davenport terminates Dock development deal with RaufeisenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The deal is over for the Dock project that's been in the works in Davenport for the last couple of years. At Committee of the Whole Wednesday, the city administrator reported that the development agreement with Todd Raufeisen expired and is now terminated.

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  10. Irene E. DeLangheRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Daily Gazette

    STERLING – Irene E. DeLanghe, 88 of Sterling, died Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at her home, with her family by her side. She was born Feb. 7, 1927, in Davenport, Iowa, the daughter of Maurice and Florence VanThorre.

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  11. Day 11: Detectives testify at McVaya s trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    McVay is charged with murdering and concealing the homicide of 29-year-old Carrie Olson of Davenport. Olson disappeared in December 2013 from the Quad Cities and was found in April 2014 in Hastings, Minnesota.

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  12. Defense saves Trojans in game 1 of Beckman dhRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Tama News-Herald

    South Tama baseball hosted the reigning 2014 state runner-up, Dyersville Beckman on Thursday, June 25. The Trailblazers fell to Davenport Assumption 1-0 in last year's state championship game. STC relied on their defense and key opportunities early in the game to notch a 4-3 win in game one.

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  13. The Dock contract expires, projecta s future uncertainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The City of Davenport's contract with developer Todd Raufeisen for The Dock is expired and the project's future is up in the air, after Raufeisen missed Tuesday's deadline to demolish the former restaurant. After the meeting, Alderman Bill Boom told KWQC, "I think the fact that admitted he did not uphold his contract has changed my mind.

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  14. Administrators hope work to start soon in razing smokestackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KCRG

    Administrators hope work can start soon on the demolition of a 160-foot-tall smokestack at Central High School in Davenport. The Quad-City Times reports that the structure's removal will help make way for the school's $21.1 million swimming pool and auditorium renovations.

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  15. USDARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Force were recently sent to Northwest Iowa to help the USDA, including firefighters from Burlington, Muscatine and Davenport. Local crews have now all returned. But Novak and his partner, Lt. Pat Gingerich, didn't exactly do the dirty work on the ...

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  16. Teresa Manning loses Iowa law school conservative discrimination lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Washington Times

    A pro-life activist has lost a lawsuit that accused the University of Iowa law school and its former dean of discriminating against her because of her political views. The verdict in the federal case brought by Teresa Manning was announced late Monday afternoon in Davenport, Iowa, after several hours of deliberations and a six-day trial.

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  17. City Council to review Dock project yet againRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... be my advice to do this right." "We don't like controversy. We don't like that kind of activity in the City of Davenport. It's unfortunate but we always seem to get through it," said Meeker. If you are looking for a copy of a story or an entire ...

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  18. Modern Woodmen Park open for Red, White and BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The park, recently voted the Class-A "Best of the Ballparks," will be open for a full evening of fun, starting at 5 p.m. on the fourth of July. Beginning at 6 p.m., there will also be free family activities, including a scavenger hunt, face painting, crafts and an opportunity to write-a-letter to a soldier provided by the USO and Davenport Parks and Recreation.

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  19. Day 10: McVaya s interview at Davenport Police DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Timothy McVay, 40 of Rock Island, is back in court for the third week of trial. He is charged for murdering and concealing the death of 29-year-old Carrie Olson of Davenport.

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  20. Participants in summer program paint murals in downtown DavenportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... s in the QCA. She says the group has completed several other murals and street art that are on display in downtown Davenport and Rock Island.

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