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  1. Duane Fred Stock Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Washington Evening Journal

    ... 1923, in Lone Tree, the son of Fred and Leona (Timmerman) Stock. He married Arlyne Chance on Sept. 13, 1947, in Rock Island, Ill. The couple later divorced. He was a 1941 graduate of Lone Tree High School. He was a lifelong rural Johnson County ...

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  2. Stanford's Boote on early list to compete in the Walker CupRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... double figures in all but one game, Randle has notched 11 20-point games and two 30-point games. A native of Rock Island, Ill., Randle is 302 points away from passing Todd Lichti (2,336) as Stanford's all-time leading scorer and recently eclipsed ...

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  3. Ann HunterRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | Iowa City Press-Citizen

    ... Cremation Service, where a funeral service will begin at 5pm. Private family burial at Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island will take place at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association; Augustana College, Rock ...

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  4. Charles DeWilde, Palm Desert, CA/Moline, ILRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | The Janesville Gazette

    Charles "Chuck" DeWilde, 75, of Palm Desert, CA, passed away Tuesday morning, Jan. 20, 2015, near his beloved Palm Desert Country Club. Charles DeWilde was born in Rock Island, IL, on Dec. 9, 1939, to Camile and Irene DeWilde.

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  5. Circa a 21 presents a Les Mis rablesaRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Bureau County Republican

    For the second production in its 38th season, the Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse begins 2015 not only with a musical, but perhaps the most frequently-requested musical in the theatre's history: the Tony Award-winning Broadway smash “Les Miserables.” Running through March 21, this legendary, show is one of the most popular, enduring and beloved musicals of all time, and now it comes to Rock Island's dinner theatre in a glorious new presentation directed by a veteran of the Broadway cast, and boasting a superb assemblage of professional performers. “Les Miserables” will be performed at Circa '21 at 7:45 p.m. on Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, at 5:45 p.m. Sundays and at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday matinees.

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  6. Where bald eagles feed during the Minnesota winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... dwindled alarmingly. By 1968, only one nesting pair remained along more than 300 miles of river from Red Wing to Rock Island, Ill. The culprit? DDT, Mehus said. The then-popular insecticide kills bugs but then climbs the food chain; when it gets to ...

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  7. R.I. CO. NAACP Religious Affairs Community Day a " Feb. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Rock Island County NAACP Religious Affairs Committee is hosting our 7th Annual Community Day on Sunday, February 22, 2015 at "The Word" Church, 1925 5th Avenue, Rock Island, Illinois at 3:30 pm. Pastor Jarrod S. Parker will bring the message.

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  8. Rock Island Valentine Moonlight Walk a " Feb. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Valentine Indoor Music and Moonlight Walk , 6:30-8:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, Watch Tower Lodge, Black Hawk State Historic Site, Rock Island. Featuring a stroll outside on a luminary-lit trail.

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  9. St. Charles Noon Rotary Club celebrates 75 yearsRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Kane Co. Chronicle

    ... resident Grace Swanson received a $1,500 scholarship from the club for her freshman year at Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois. The St. Charles East High School Class of 2014 graduate plans to complete three years of pre-veterinary ...

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  10. Sauk Valley lawmakers back to workRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    ... two new faces in the Illinois Senate as the state's 99th General Assembly was sworn in on Wednesday. Anderson, R-Rock Island, represents the state's 36th district, which includes Whiteside County. He defeated incumbent Mike Jacobs, D-East Moline, in ...

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  11. Annual Men of Vision Prayer Breakfast and SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | WDLM-AM East Moline

    ... of fun with mini basketball competitions starting at 1:00 p.m. at Washington Middle School Gym at 3300 18th Ave, Rock Island, Illinois..

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  12. Take your eagle eye down the MississippiRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    ... to fish and a place to perch in the woods. Lock 14 is in LeClaire, Iowa. No. 15 is on Arsenal Island, between Rock Island and Davenport. Also on the island, the Mississippi River Visitor Center makes eagle watches combined with historic Arsenal ...

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  13. Where bald eagles feed in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... dwindled alarmingly. By 1968, only one nesting pair remained along more than 300 miles of river from Red Wing to Rock Island, Ill. The culprit? DDT, Mehus said. The then-popular insecticide kills bugs but then climbs the food chain; when it gets to ...

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  14. Smith, William J.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Lakeland Ledger

    WILLIAM J. SMITH, 75 HAINES CITY - William J. Smith, 75, of Haines City, FL, formerly of Rock Island, IL, passed away on January 12, 2015, of heart failure. He was born on August 30, 1939, in Rockbridge, IL.

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  15. Rachel Kammerzelt, Kelsey Kammerzelt named to Augustana College Fall 2014 Dean's ListRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | West of the I

    Founded in 1860, Augustana College is a four-year residential college of the liberal arts and sciences in Rock Island, Illinois.

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  16. Rauner puts hold on Quinn decisions, says he wants hires and appointments reviewedRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... decisions, either with appointments or (by) reclassifying employees,' said Rauner, R-Winnteka. Neill Anderson, R-Rock Island, who will be sworn in as a state senator Wednesday, said he hadn't seen the governor's executive order, 'but it seems like ...

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  17. Dukes, Duchesses bowl to winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    ... 19: Cole Grant (145), Tristan Smith (160), and Steven Balk (285) each recorded pins as the Steamers won in Rock Island. Comets split on road: Cael Sanders won a pair of bouts at 126 pounds as Newman split a pair of matches in Mendota, winning 40-18 ...

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  18. Illinois judge OKs money for autopsy review in woman's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Daily Gazette

    Timothy McVay of Rock Island is charged in the death of his former girlfriend, Carrie Olson. The Moline Dispatch reported his defense attorneys say the review is needed because Olson's autopsy lists her cause of death as homicide by “unspecified means.” The 39-year-old McVay trial is scheduled Feb. 24. Prosecutors say they agree the money is needed for a second opinion.

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  19. More Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A western Illinois judge has ruled public money can be spent on a re-examination of the autopsy report in the death of a 29-year-old woman. Timothy McVay of Rock Island is charged in the death of his former girlfriend, Carrie Olson.

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  20. Bilateral gynandromorph Northern Cardinal, photo by Brian D. Peer.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Birder's World

    Bald Eagles, Whooping Cranes, Green Heron, and one wacky-looking cardinal, pictured above, were in the news over the past two weeks. Here's a recap of what Managing Editor Matt Mendenhall and I tweeted about at @BirdWatchDaily on Twitter: Everyone went a little gaga about a half-male, half-female Northern Cardinal spotted a few years ago in Rock Island, Illinois, and described in a recent issue of the Wilson Journal of Ornithology .

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