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  1. John Deere says it's laying off 145 at eastern Iowa plantsRead the original story

    Aug 22, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The company said Monday that 115 workers in Waterloo and 30 in Davenport would be placed on indefinite layoff by the end of September. UAW Local 838 shop chairman Tim Niedert told the Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier that the layoffs came as no surprise.

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  2. One-time fugitive pleads no contest in 1984 shootingRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A man who lived for decades as a fugitive before his arrest last year on a murder charge has pleaded no contest in the 1984 shooting death of his brother-in-law. Valentin Vasquez, a Mexican national, entered the plea Wednesday in New Mexico court.

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  3. New I-74 bridge requires moving many musselsRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Divers will move about 450,000 mussels as part of the construction of a new bridge over the Mississippi River in the Quad Cities. The Des Moines Register reports workers began setting up Tuesday for the relocation of the threatened and endangered mussel species and will start the effort next week.

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  4. APNewsBreak: Official says Prince died of opioid overdoseRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Tests show that Prince died of an opioid overdose, a law-enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday. The official, who is close to the investigation, spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to speak to the media.

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  5. Medical Examiner: Prince Died Of Accidental Fentanyl OverdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Investigators have been reviewing whether Prince died of an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing him drugs in the weeks before his death. April 7 -- Dr. Michael Schulenberg, a Minnesota primary care physician, sees Prince, according to the search warrant.

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  6. Prince's autopsy, toxicology tests may resolve uncertaintiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Determining whether the music superstar died of a drug overdose will likely involve not only tests of his blood, urine, liver tissue and fluid from the eyes, it also will require compiling evidence from Prince's medicine cabinet, his medical history and possibly information from witnesses and those who knew him. Authorities haven't said when results of the April 22 autopsy will be released, only that it would take weeks.

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  7. The Latest: Feds, including DEA, join Prince investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Prince's representatives called Dr. Howard Kornfeld on April 20, 2016, the day before the musician died, to seek emergency help, Mauzy told the Min... . FILE - In this May 19, 2013, file photo, Prince performs at the Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. 1 comment

  8. Report: Prince was set to meet addiction doctor before deathRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    On the front lines of America's fight against a drug-abuse epidemic, there have been emotional, som... MINNEAPOLIS - Prince's representatives arranged for the musician to meet a California doctor to help him kick an addiction to painkillers shortly before his death, according to a newspaper report published Wednesday. Prince's representatives called Dr. Howard Kornfeld on April 20, the day before the musician died, to seek emergency help, attorney William Mauzy told the Minneapolis Star Tribune .

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  9. The Latest: Detective seeks records on Prince airport stopRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Detectives in Minnesota have asked authorities in Moline, Illinois, for fire and ambulance records related to the emergency landing of a plane carrying Prince less than a week before he died. Carver County Sheriff's Detective Chris Nelson made the request of the city clerk in an April 28 email.

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  10. Prince death investigation focuses on flight, drugs, doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Authorities are investigating whether Prince died from an overdose and whether a doctor was prescribing drugs for the musician in the weeks before he was found dead at his suburban Minneapolis home. A guide to the latest developments: Questions about Prince's health surfaced April 15, when his private plane made an emergency stop in Moline, Illinois.

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  11. Rock Island woman who faked cancer gets 4 years in prisonRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    An Illinois woman has been sentenced to four years in prison after she admitted to lying about having cancer to defraud thousands of dollars from a fellow churchgoer. The Rock Island Argus reports that 44-year-old Felica Howard of Rock Island pleaded guilty Friday to felony theft by deception.

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  12. 2nd man convicted in 2014 Minnesota pawnshop robberyRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A second man has been convicted for his role in a Roseville pawnshop robbery that left a cashier shot and wounded. The Star Tribune reports a federal jury found 53-year-old Marvin Spencer Sr. of St. Paul guilty last week in the July 2014 robbery of a Pawn America.

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  13. Rock Island Arsenal Museum to reduce collection, operationsRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    About 3,200 artifacts will be removed from the Rock Island Arsenal Museum's collection amid an upcoming reduction in staff. Roughly 25 percent of the museum's 13,000-piece collection will be moved to an Army warehouse in an effort to keep museum operations manageable.

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  14. Authorities arrest NM suspect wanted in 1984 murder caseRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A New Mexico man who police say fled the state three decades ago after shooting and killing his brother-in-law, and injuring his wife and another man has been arrested in Illinois. Albuquerque police said Thursday that 62-year-old Valentin Vasquez was arrested more than a week ago in Moline, Illinois, where he got into a traffic accident.

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  15. Deere lays off 220 employees, citing sales dropRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Deere & Co. is laying off about 220 workers from its Seeding and Cylinder operation in its hometown as agricultural machinery sales slump.

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