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  1. Floatzilla focusing on river safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Boaters will be paddling to Potter Lake in Rock Island, but the route there may be different for paddlers this year. "We're doing some special things going on along with the I 74 bridge construction this year," said River Action Program Manager Noah Truesdell.

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  2. Jared Counce attends educational seminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 17 | Chester County Independent

    Jared N. Counce, of Henderson, a Modern Woodmen of America representative, has completed a five day training program at Modern Woodmen's home office in Rock Island, Ill. The program focused on helping families plan for life and reach their financial goals with Modern Woodmen.

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  3. Groups organizing cleanup along Rock River in JanesvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Janesville Gazette

    ... communities spanning 320 miles, according to a news release. The Rock River itself is 284 miles long and runs to Rock Island, Illinois, where it meets the Mississippi River. "The Rock River is an asset to the Janesville community," the release ...

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  4. Eileen RedingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | The Messenger

    ... her children Mark (Barb) Reding, HowardsA town, KY, Connie (Tony) Koeck, Waunakee, WI, Sister M. Michael Reding, Rock Island, IL and Beth (Jim) Derr, Dyersville, IA; 14 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; sisters-in-law Juanita Yoch, West Bend, ...

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  5. Lynch named IVCH's CFORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Bureau County Republican

    ... for a public accounting firm before coming to IVCH. Lynch's undergraduate degree is from Augustana College in Rock Island, where she had a dual major in accounting and business administration finance. She has a master's degree in health ...

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  6. Volunteers needed for FloatzillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 13 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    River Action is seeking volunteers to help out with the ninth annual Floatzilla. It is the largest paddle sports festival on the Mississippi River, where participants launch from various locations in the Quad Cities and attempt to break the world record for largest flotilla at Sunset Park, Rock Island, IL.

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  7. Illinois GOP rebukes Bustos opponent for conspiracy theoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | The Daily Gazette

    ... closings, weather, and more. Text alerts are a free service from SaukValley.com, but text rates may apply. ROCK ISLAND - Illinois Republican leaders are disavowing the party's congressional candidate in the 17th District over contentious views ...

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  8. Foggy Start, but mostly sunny & warm FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Police in Rock Island, Ill. are investigating several burglaries. TV6 counted 52 burglaries to homes and cars in the last 30 days citywide.

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  9. Overnight fog, partly cloudy Friday with a few more stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Police in Rock Island, Ill. are investigating several burglaries. TV6 counted 52 burglaries to homes and cars in the last 30 days citywide.

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  10. CVS-Aetna Deal Nears Antitrust OK As Drug Plan Divestitures LoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Forbes.com

    Signage is displayed at a CVS Health Corp. store in Rock Island, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. CVS Health Corp. is scheduled to release earnings figures on August 8. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg CVS Health's management team appears confident its acquisition of Aetna will survive antitrust scrutiny though there may be divestitures where the pharmacy chain and insurer sell overlapping Medicare drug coverage.

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  11. Body pulled from Mississippi River confirmed as that of missing boy, 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | KIMT

    ... had been found. He fell into the river July 24 while with family members at Schwiebert Riverfront Park in Rock Island, Illinois. A fisherman discovered his body Sunday, and it was pulled from the water near Brown's Island at Riverside Park in ...

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  12. Body pulled from river confirmed as that of missing boy, 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Daily Herald

    ... had been found. He fell into the river July 24 while with family members at Schwiebert Riverfront Park in Rock Island, Illinois. A fisherman discovered his body Sunday, and it was pulled from the water near Brown's Island at Riverside Park in ...

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  13. Amid Scrutiny, CVS Says Its PBM Retains Just 2% Of Drug RebatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Forbes.com

    Signage stands outside a CVS Health Corp. store in Rock Island, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018. Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg In a move to increase drug price transparency, CVS Health said its retained share of rebates negotiated with drug makers comes to 2%, which will translate this year to 3% of the company's annual earnings per share or about $300 million.

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  14. Child's body pulled from Mississippi River in IowaRead the original story

    Monday Aug 6 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Authorities would not comment on whether the body was that of 2-year-old Hawk Newberry, who fell into the water July 24 from a dock at Schwiebert Riverfront Park in Rock Island, Illinois.

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  15. Augustana College students and faculty partner with Davenport, Geneseo, Morrison and Rock IslandRead the original story

    Friday Aug 3 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Augustana College's Sustainable Working Landscapes Initiative has expanded its program and will partner with the cities of Davenport, Geneseo, Morrison and Rock Island. Augustana students and faculty will be conducting research and creating solutions for real-life challenges facing each city.

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  16. GOP congressional nominee in Illinois is a Sandy Hook and Pizzagate conspiracy theoristRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Media Matters for America

    ... in that district have suggested people vote for Fawell , including organizations in Jo Daviess , Peoria , Rock Island , Tazewell , and Whiteside counties. He has also been participating in numerous Republican events and is scheduled to appear at two ...

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  17. More Schools Banning Backpacks As Students Return To ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | CBS Local

    ... last year. "Safety is our number one priority here at Dalhart Intermediate and all schools in the district." Rock Island High School in Illinois also banned backpacks as students returned to class on August 2. Bags and purses will be required to ...

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  18. The Illinois pizza you have yet to tryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    The original location of Harris Pizza opened in 1960 in Rock Island, Ill. It's since grown to four locations and is owned by Ryan Mosley, the grandson of founders Leonard and Mary Harris.

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  19. New CFO named at IVCHRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | The Times

    A resident of Peru and an IVCH employee since 1999, Lynch held the positions of controller, Six Sigma Black Belt, director of organizational effectiveness and assistant vice president for the revenue cycle at the hospital. Lynch's undergraduate degree is from Augustana College in Rock Island, where she had a dual major in accounting and business administration finance.

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  20. Laura Jane Grace Introduces Her New Band: The Devouring MothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Asbury Park, New Jersey, and a spot at Sing Out Loud Festival in Florida on September 23rd. Live Dates : 11/02 Rock Island, IL - Rock Island Brewing Company 11/03 Indianapolis, IN - The Hi-Fi 11/04 Lansing, MI - Mac's Bar 11/05 Detroit, MI - The ...

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