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  1. UV Eliminates Cryptosporidium Issues In The HeartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Water Online

    ... of Moline is located in the heart of the Midwest, tucked between the banks of the Mississippi and Rock River in Rock Island. Moline is one of four cities that make up the Quad Cities that include Rock Island, Illinois and Bettendorf and Davenport ...

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  2. Grant For QC Botanical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... for about two hours Monday, June 16, 2014. The Governor's office announced the Quad City Botanical Center in Rock Island will get $520-thousand. The grant money will help complete a "Mini-Mississippi River" exhibit. "We are able to give an ...

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  3. Making Way for WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... and the size," said John Punkiewicz, treasurer for the Illinois Iowa Center for Independent Living. The city of Rock Island bought the group out of its old facility at the Watch Tower Plaza and tore it down as soon as they moved out last week. "We ...

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  4. Royal Neighbors Shares Four Ways to Help Reduce College CostsRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Marked) Program, and through the Royal Neighbors Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity. Headquartered in Rock Island, IL, with a branch office in Mesa, AZ, Royal Neighbors serves more than 200,000 members and is licensed to do business in 42 states ...

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  5. IDOT To Answer Questions About Centennial Bridge RepairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... on the Centennial Bridge. The first meeting will run from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the county building in Rock Island. The second will be from 4 - 7 p.m. at the Scott County Administration Building in Davenport. Spokespeople with IDOT and the Bi State ...

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  6. SouthtownStar Athletes On Campus: High honors for Augustana's FiferRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    The baseball coaches at Augustana College in Rock Island knew exactly what they were doing when they chose junior left fielder Danny Fifer as one of the Vikings' four captains for the 2014 season.

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  7. More Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... crimes. Overton says in court documents that Barber gave him the money to buy property from Overton's cousin in Rock Island, Illinois. Overton says the money was not connected to criminal activity.

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  8. UV Eliminates Cryptosporidium Issues In The HeartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Water Online

    ... of Moline is located in the heart of the Midwest, tucked between the banks of the Mississippi and Rock River in Rock Island. Moline is one of four cities that make up the Quad Cities that include Rock Island, Illinois and Bettendorf and Davenport ...

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  9. Rock Island Man Discovers Sleeping Fawn Next To HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... and live music today, the tradition of Blue Grass Days continues. Bruce Duling had a visitor at his home in Rock Island, Ill. He discovered a baby deer sleeping next to a lawn sack by his house. Bruce says he was getting ready for a landscaping ...

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  10. Missing Girl Found Safe And SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... tradition of Blue Grass Days continues. Update: Police say the teen has been found safe and sound. Original: The Rock Island Police Department is asking for your help in finding a missing juvenile. Rock Island Police confirm that the girl is a ...

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  11. Herndon Products gets $2.7 million ambulance contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Business Journal

    Herndon Products Inc. has won a $2.7 million five-year contract to provide vendor managed inventory services at the Rock Island Arsenal Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center in Rock Island, Illinois.

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  12. Brenau President joins national initiative to redefine liberal artsRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... plan in intentional ways. Others on the committee include: Steven C. Bahls, president of Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois; Luis Maria R. Calingo, president of Woodbury University in Burbank, California; Ronald L. Carter, president of ...

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  13. Food Forest Possible in DavenportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... this off the ground. That seems to be where it falls short." Now, that could be changing. Chris Rice lives in Rock Island. He's putting together a group willing to support a fully functional food forest. "There's native food growing all over the ...

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  14. Quad-Cities Native Creating Evolution Book for PreschoolersRead the original story

    Jun 11, 2014 | PR Log

    Jun. 11, 2014 - SEATTLE -- Rock Island native Jonathan Tweet is set to publish Grandmother Fish , a children's book that aims to make human evolution accessible to young children.

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  15. Circa a 21 presents baby boomer comedy showRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Bureau County Republican

    Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse in Rock Island will present “The Baby Boomer Comedy Show” at 7 p.m. June 19. This 90-minute comedy show is for people born before seatbelts, safety helmets, Facebook and Twitter.

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  16. Patriot Guard Riders Escort Man on Mission to Help Wounded VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    People around the Quad Cities stopped and stared as a parade of Patriot Guard Riders passed through downtown Moline, Rock Island and Davenport Friday morning.

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  17. Costello, Mary AnnRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    Mary Ann Costello Born: Jan. 22, 1930; in Rock Island, IL Died: June 8, 2014; in Libertyville Mary Ann Costello, of Libertyville.

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  18. Next UAW chief faces two-tier wage splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... tier, phasing it out as veterans retire. Mr. Williams, a 61-year-old former Marine and salvage welder from Rock Island, Ill., made his mark in the UAW as a regional director in Chicago, negotiating with companies such as heavy-equipment maker ...

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  19. BHC Adult Learning Center Ribbon CuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... and live music today, the tradition of Blue Grass Days continues. Bruce Duling had a visitor at his home in Rock Island, Ill.He discovered a baby deer sleeping next to a lawn sack by his house. Bruce says he was ... Bruce Duling had a visitor at his ...

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  20. Spartans win first sectional championship in school historyRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | Daily Chronicle

    ... champions." The Spartans (26-12) will play Metamora at 6 p.m. in Monday's Augustana College Super-Sectional in Rock Island. The Redbirds defeated Peoria Notre Dame, 8-4, in the LaSalle-Peru Sectional final. "With all the work that we put in over the ...

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