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  1. UnityPoint CEO Leaver to retire; Vermeer to take overRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Modern Healthcare

    ... in the region." Leaver joined UnityPoint in 2003 as CEO of Trinity Regional Health System, an affiliate based in Rock Island, Ill. When Leaver took over leadership of UnityPoint in January 2008, then known as Iowa Health System, the system had 12 ...

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  2. Day Trip: Parade, races, parties to liven downtown districtsRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    The St. Patrick's Day Parade will cross the Mississippi River March 14 from Rock Island to Davenport, Iowa, before coming to a stop downtown. The St. Patrick Society of the Quad Cities will start its St. Patrick's Day Parade at 11:30 a.m. March 14 at 23rd Street and Fourth Avenue in Rock Island.

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  3. eastmolineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... equal to just three percent of their total revenue," says Rauner. Thodos says he only has 90 days in reserves. Rock Island is in a similar situation. The Illinois Quad Cities, including Rock Island County, would lose $6.6 million from this cut. ...

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  4. Former Trinity Hospital CEO announces retirement plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... since January 2008. He joined the organization in 2003, serving as President and Chief Executive officer of Rock Island, Ill.-based Trinity Regional Health System, an affiliate of UnityPoint Health. Leaver has more than 35 years of executive health ...

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  5. Royal Neighbors of America Pioneers First-Ever Insurance Product...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | PRWeb

    ... and through the Royal Neighbors Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Royal Neighbors is headquartered in Rock Island, IL, with a branch office in Mesa, AZ. For more information, visit http://www.royalneighbors.org or call (800) 627-4762. Promise ...

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  6. Dennis A. StoudtRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Daily Gazette

    ... Strand of Sterling; his brothers, Tom (Sue) Stoudt of Benton, Tim Stoudt of Elgin, and Kerry (Gail) Stoudt of Rock Island; grandchildren, Kellsey (Tyler) Ristau, Kalley Stoudt, Halley Stoudt, Dustin Stoudt, Aubrey Stoudt, Andy (Kayla) South, Olivia ...

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  7. Illinois bill would name I-74 bridge for US Rep. Lane EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Daily Herald

    A proposal in the Illinois House would name a new Interstate 74 bridge over the Mississippi River after late U.S. Rep. Lane Evans. Evans, who was from Rock Island, died Nov. 5 after a long battle with Parkinson's disease.

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  8. Boys basketball: Alleman downs Rock Falls in regional quarterfinalRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Daily Gazette

    STERLING – The Alleman boys basketball team hadn't experienced a win in 65 days, a streak that lived in parts of 4 months. On the bus ride from Rock Island to Sterling for its upcoming quarterfinal game of the Class 3A Sterling Regional, Alleman coach Patrick Rangel told his team to push the losing aside.

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  9. No deal yet for RI medical marijuana dispensaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Matt Stern left Rock Island City Hall Monday afternoon without a deal to buy 14 acres of city-owned land in southwest Rock Island. The Stern Beverage President and CEO wants to buy the land at Andalusia Road and Highway 92 for a medical marijuana dispensary.

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  10. Vocalist presents free recitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... Opera National Council District Audition. Corpus has held teaching positions at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois, the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh and at Indian Hills. He is currently on the faculty at Drake University. Lackaff, his ...

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  11. Storm spotter classes for QCA residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... There is no RSVP required to attend. On Monday, March 2, 2015, a class will take place at Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill. The class is scheduled to be held in the Olin Center Auditorium from 6 to 8 p.m. Residents in Clinton, Iowa will have a ...

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  12. Iowaa s gas tax hike goes into effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... people have made trips to Iowa in order to fill up their tanks for the lower price. "Yeah, actually, I would," Rock Island resident Lucero Rivera said. "I would go down to Bettendorf, like sometimes when I was running low on money, and I mean I had ...

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  13. Mary Elizabeth Truesdale BridgesRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | The Indianapolis Star

    Born Nov. 4, 1917 Rock Island, Illinois. Died Feb. 15, 2015 Indianapolis, Indiana.

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  14. Lincoln the lawyer and Lincoln the presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Pocono Record

    On the Mississippi River, between Rock Island, Illinois, and Davenport, Iowa, a steamboat crashed into the first railroad bridge ever built across the river. The impact caused the boat, known as the Effie Afton, to explode into flames and sink into the river.

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  15. Royal Neighbors Launches Insurance Product Designed With Women In MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Insurance News Net

    ... Research Center Have Reported New Data on Human Papillomavirus (Factors associated with HPV awareness among... (ROCK ISLAND, IL) February 25, 2015 Royal Neighbors of America, one of the nation's largest women-led life insurers, has launched the new, ...

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  16. Researchers dispute claim that eagle populations are crashingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | KCRG

    ... on the weather,” said eagle expert Drew Becker, a biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Rock Island, Ill. “You need to look at overall trends, which are positive, not year-to-year ups and downs,” Becker said. Last ...

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  17. Open house showcases Rock Islanda s Downtown Revitalization Plan draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Big plans in the pipeline for the city of Rock Island. After months of work and gathering ideas, the city's draft Downtown Revitalization Plan is ready.

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  18. Chili Cook-off for Royal Family Kids' Camp of Rock IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | WDLM-AM East Moline

    This summer, Royal Family Kids' Camp of Rock Island County will once again be offering a week-long camp for kids in foster care in the Rock Island County area. Sponsored by a local faith-based community church, this year's camp aims to provide positive memories for more than 20 children ages 7 to 11, most of whom are not able to attend "regular" summer camps because of their unique requirements, both emotional and physical.

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  19. Technology's Great LiberatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    If geography is destiny, Rock Island, Ill., was fated to play a key role in American history. Situated at a bend in the Mississippi, the town lay at the narrowest point on the river for 100 miles in either direction.

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  20. Judge finds man accused of Rock Island fire unfit for trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Daily Herald

    A western Illinois judge has found a man accused of setting a fire that that destroyed or damaged buildings in downtown Rock Island unfit to go to trial. The Rock Island Argus reports 34-year-old Jason Earl Anderson was handcuffed after a Thursday hearing and will be held in the Rock Island County jail.

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