Rock Island Newswire (Page 9)

Rock Island Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rock Island, IL. (Page 9)

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  1. Girla s basketball coaches looking forward to IHMVCU ShootoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Goetz remarks. "Not just men's basketball versus women's basketball, it's just basketball." Davenport North and Rock Island girls teams will face off in the featured match-up. Ron Obrien, North's coach, says he thinks locally girl's basketball has ...

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  2. J&J Snack Foods Corp. Acquires Hill & Valley Premium BakeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Market Wire

    : JJSF ) announced today that it has acquired the stock of Hill & Valley Inc., a premium bakery located in Rock Island, IL. Hill & Valley, with sales of over $45 million annually, is a manufacturer of a variety of pre-baked cakes, cookies, pies, ...

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  3. List of banished words for 2017 to be published New Year's EveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | CBC News

    A "word cloud" illustration of the 2015 banished words and phrases courtesy of Michelle O'Neill and Herb Trix, news editor and news director, respectively, for WVIK in Rock Island, Illinois. When it comes to the English language, we all have words and phrases we're sick of hearing.

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  4. MetroLINK to offer late-night service on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    If you are planning to ring in the New Year, MetroLINK is offering a late-night service in the Illinois Quad Cities to help you get home safely. Service will include two buses operating a Route 10 Express between downtown Rock Island and Moline from 10:30 pm to 3:00 am.

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  5. Illinois Audubon Society buys Augustana propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Bureau County Republican

    Illinois Audubon Society has purchased 395 acres of the former Green Wing Environmental Laboratory from Augustana College in Rock Island. The parcel is located within two miles of the Society's Amboy Marsh Nature Preserve and provides an opportunity to further expand critical habitat that was once part of the magnificent 100,000-plus acre complex of wetlands in Lee County called Inlet and Winnebago Swamps.

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  6. Ralph A. KingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    ... son of Raymond and Ruth (Wright) King. He married Sharon Murphy on June 10, 1967 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Rock Island. He served in the United States Navy from 1954 to 1958 as a hospital corpsman and an operating room technician in the Fleet ...

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  7. While classic cars and trucks tell the tales of yesteryear, another...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Daily Herald

    ... fun fact: the Village of 'Norridge' is the only community in the world named Norridge. If you need to get from Rock Island, IL to Davenport, IO, chances are you'll take the Rock Island Centennial Bridge. This 1973 sticker celebrates the iconic ...

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  8. College newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    FAYETTE, Iowa – Casey Beck of Oregon graduated in June with a Bachelor of Science degree in criminal justice from Upper Iowa University. MACOMB – Those earning honors Dec. 17 at Western Illinois University include Logan T. Griffin of Dixon, Bachelor of Fine Arts Departmental Scholar, Honors Scholar, magna cum laude; and Duncan C. Gingrich, English degree, Honors Scholar, magna cum laude ROCK ISLAND – Chole Gale of Oregon, a senior art and buiseness administration-management of Oregon is one of six Augustana College students featured this year in the ninth annual College Invitational at Figge Art Museum in Davenport, Iowa.

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  9. Downtown fa ades get faceliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... Treatment Plant to Lamson Woods. "We opened the bids for the project and selected Langman Construction out of Rock Island, Illinois," Harmon said. "Their bid was $913,501.72 and the engineer's estimate was $1,680,000." "Because our bids for the Step ...

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  10. Day Trip: The eagles have landed, and here's where to see themRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    ... can be spotted now or visitors can take advantage of a festival, which is Jan. 6-8 at the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island. The annual environmental fair and wildlife art show offers plenty of eagle information. Demonstrations with live eagles and ...

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  11. Jerry Lee - Rooster' StephensonRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | Daily Mountain Eagle

    Jerry Lee "Rooster" Stephenson, 70, of Cordova, was born July 5, 1946, in Rock Island, Illinois, and passed away Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2016, at Brookwood Baptist Medical Center.

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  12. The eagles have landed a " and you can see themRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    ... can be spotted now or visitors can take advantage of a festival, which is Jan. 6-8 at the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island. The annual environmental fair and wildlife art show offers plenty of eagle information. Demonstrations with live eagles and ...

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  13. Christmas ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | WDLM-AM East Moline

    ... at 10 am the music and message will focus on "Salvation: God Gives." Edgewood is located at 2704 38th Street in Rock Island. For more information call (309) 786-7913 or visit edgewoodbaptist.net.

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  14. 110e4e6308234c789b9a7875c9578e48Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Rock Island, Il People are leaving Illinois more than any other state in the US. That's according to new census data that came out for this past year, that show a decline of more than 37-thousand people.

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  15. Warhawk women suffer first defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Daily Jefferson County Union

    The No. 16 UW-Whitewater women's basketball team saw its 20 game non-conference winning streak come to an end on Tuesday night in a 86-78 setback against Augustana College in Rock Island, Ill.

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  16. Dixon City Council to liquor license holders: Use 'em or lose 'emRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    ... removed, repaired and repainted for about $451,000; IDOT has agreed to pay up to $150,000. a Rejected a bid by Rock Island-based Veenstra & Kimm Inc. to create an emergency action plan for the Fargo Creek dam for $47,880. The city is required by the ...

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  17. Jason Tanamor Resigns as Editor of Zoiks! OnlineRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2016 | PR.com

    Rock Island, IL, December 18, 2016 -- -- Jason Tanamor is retiring from his post as long-time Editor of the music and stand-up comedy website, Zoiks! Online. The move does not come as any surprise as Tanamor has recently been focusing on his fiction writing, having released two novels and one children's book in the last couple years.

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  18. QCA citizens remember our fallen heroes for Wreaths Across AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Rock Island, Il Showing appreciation for those who made the ultimate sacrifice. For Carol Najdowski, a QCA native, she came to lay wreaths on her fathers grave.

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  19. Outdoor adventures: Already thinking ahead about fishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | The Daily Gazette

    ... year as we will launch a tourney out of the new digs north of Oregon on Route 2, as well as Sunset Marina in Rock Island. The tournament will once again hit Lowell Park in Dixon, Route 2 in Sterling, Prophets-town State Park, Glenn Miller Marina in ...

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  20. Rock Island grocery store officially opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    It's a great way to get in shape and feel good about yourself. We get a demonstration of several style of yoga. It's a great way to get in shape and feel good about yourself. We get a demonstration of several style of yoga.

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