Rock Island Newswire (Page 8)

Rock Island Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rock Island, IL. (Page 8)

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  1. Road closures and floodgates; QC prepares for floodRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... to prevent river levels from backing into the storm sewer system in various low lying areas within the City. In Rock Island, city crews are installing pumps and closing gatewells. Also, several pump discharge hoses have been placed across the bike ...

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  2. 'She has changed my life': Illinois veteran says service dog helped with PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... device detonated near the convoy, according to an Illinois Army National Guard spokesperson. The 23-year-old Rock Island, Ill., native was killed. Housby's mother, Deborah Housby-Bundy, said her daughter was an outgoing person who got along with ...

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  3. Yvonne SloanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    Yvonne Annette Shelton-Sloan, 65, of Burlington died Saturday, May 20, 2017, at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Born June 7, 1951, in Rock Island, Ill., she was the daughter of James Albert and Beulah Elizabeth Robinson Shelton.

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  4. Charles SolinskiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... Mary Ann Quinn in 1960 in the Chicago area; they later divorced. He married Julie K. Ekblad Dec. 17, 1983, in Rock Island, Ill. Charles "Chuck" Andrew Solinski, 79, of Middletown died at 2:20 a.m. Monday, May 22, 2017, surrounded by family and ...

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  5. Friends of Hauberg take over operations at historic mansionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    There's growing support for an iconic mansion in Rock Island. In an agreement approved by the city, the non-profit organization involved with the Hauberg Civic Center officially takes over operating the facility.

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  6. Bikers donate bears to kids in needRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Local bikers met up in Rock Island, Illinois for the annual Bears for Buddies motorcycle run. Bikers all around joined the run to donate stuffed animals to children in need.

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  7. The way we were ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... a rumble seat. Now that he had a car, we could get out of town on dates. We made trips to Rockford, Moline, and Rock Island, to shows. It was a treat, although no one had much money to spend. Finally it was graduation time. I had made my dress for ...

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  8. Two change plea to guilty in Rock Island dog fighting caseRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... scheduled for May 22 at 2 p.m. __________________________ Charges filed in Quad City dog fighting investigation ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - After months of investigation and dozens of dogs removed, federal and local law enforcement officials have arrested ...

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  9. Peterson a 'Friend of Education'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... from the Nebraska State Education Association during the 150th Anniversary Gala April 22. As a kid growing up in Rock Island, Illinois, Bert Peterson imagined he would be like everyone else in his community. He would finish high school, maybe serve ...

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  10. QC police officers run for Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... The officers started at the Bettendorf Police Department, ran to Davenport, and then over the Arsenal Bridge to Rock Island. They then ran back to Davenport across the Centennial Bridge.

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  11. Woman who struck, fled Arsenal Police has history of driving while suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Willett has been convicted of driving on a suspended license before. She is currently wanted in Rock Island County for failing to show up to court on a charge of driving on a suspended license.

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  12. Four teens advance to Eagle Scout rank at May 21 ceremonyRead the original story

    May 17, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... and received the special recognition of Order of the Arrow (May 2014). He will attend Augustana College in Rock Island to obtain a bachelor's degree in biology so he can pursue his dream of becoming a pediatrician. • Collin Srocki achieved ...

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  13. Darrall ThemansonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Hawk Eye

    ... worked as a baker and machine operator at Strands Bakery in Monmouth and Galesburg, Ill., and at Eagle Bakery in Rock Island, Ill. He enlisted in the Army, serving during World War II as a medical technician with the Army Medical Corps in the South ...

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  14. Don Morris Award Winners from Rock Island and UTHS.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    SPORT AWARD WAS HANDED OUT TODAY AT ROCK ISLAND HIGH SCHOOL. THE AWARD IS GIVEN TO ONE MALE AND ONE FEMALE SENIOR ATHLETE FROM THE WESTERN BIG 6 CONFERENCE WHO EXCELS IN ATHLETICS, ACADEMICS AND COMMUNITY SERVICE BRITTNI LAFOUNTAINE COMPETED IN SWIMMING, BASKETBALL AND SOFTBALL FOR THE PANTHERS.

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  15. Two 50-year-old classics head to IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... When original owner Bob Olderog and his girlfriend, Connie, arrived at Bob Eriksen Chevy Center in Milan, near Rock Island, to pick up his new Corvette, he was disappointed to find it had the Red Stinger stripe. He had ordered it without the stripe. ...

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  16. Trips planned through Shannon bankRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | The Daily Gazette

    ... a Reservations are being accepted for a Dec. 6 trip to see the musical "Elf" at Circa 21 Dinner Playhouse in Rock Island. The show is baed on Will Ferrell's character, "Buddy," a young orphan who mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag and is taken to ...

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  17. Postal workers taking donations for annual Stamp Out Hunger DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... like to help mail carriers unload all that food, volunteers are needed at the Bettendorf, Davenport, Moline and Rock Island main post offices from noon to 6 pm.

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  18. Rock Island: On the Record: New mayor discusses first week on the jobRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    Mayor Mike Thoms joins Local 4's Jim Niedelman for this week's edition of Rock Island: On the Record to discuss his first few days running the city.

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  19. Rock Island takes on Alleman at renovated Douglas ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... To celebrate, the park will host its first baseball game Tuesday night, May 9, 2017 at 6 p.m. City officials say Rock Island High School will take on Alleman High School for the first time at Douglas in many years. According to officials, the ...

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  20. Tickets for Red Cross' Picnic on the River on saleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    "The 22nd Annual American Red Cross Picnic on the River will be on Friday, June 23, 2017 at Schwiebert Riverfront Park in downtown Rock Island. The annual event benefiting the Red Cross includes a dazzling array of hors d'oeuvres from top area chefs, adult beverages and an acoustic performance by Quad City native Tim Stop.

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