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  1. districtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - Rock Island city leaders are looking to make changes in the heart of the District in downtown and they're going after grant money to help make it happen.

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  2. Multi-car crash on Centennial BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Police are responding to a multi-car crash on the Iowa-bound lanes of the Centennial Bridge. The view from the I-DOT traffic camera shows several people out of their cars and standing on the bridge.

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  3. Augustana professor charged with possession of a controlled substanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Latest on a car crash that killed four University of Georgia students : 12:30 p.m. The University of ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - An Augustana College professor is facing charges for being in possession of a controlled substance.

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  4. Teen wanted in Rock Island murder captured in Columbus, Ohio-UPDATEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 29 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Rock Island Police Chief Jeff VenHuizen says that Kire G. Carr was arrested without incident in Columbus, Ohio with the assistance of the U. UPDATE 4/29/16: Rock Island Police Chief Jeff VenHuizen says that Kire G. Carr was arrested without incident in Columbus, Ohio with the assistance of the U.S. Marshals Service on April 28, 2016 at 8:45 p.m. The arrest warrant had been obtained on Wednesday April 27, 2016 for Carr, charging him with first degree murder, with a $1,000,000 bond. Details regarding extradition are still pending at this time.

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  5. The cost of a college education: drowning in debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Rising tuition cost is part of the problem. This past year, St. Ambrose University in Davenport raised its tuition by 2.5 percent.

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  6. Rock Island Police look for murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Police received a call around 1:54 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 and responded to a shots fired incident. When they arrived in the 500 block of 20th Avenue, officers found a victim with an apparent gunshot wound.

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  7. Police investigating homicide in Rock IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Officers were called to the 500 block of 20th Ave. just before 2 P.M. Wednesday for a report of shots fired inside a home. Once on scene, police located a victim who had been shot.

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  8. Hundreds participate in active shooter drill at Augustana CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 26 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Details of a second batch of racist and homophobic text messages sent by a San Francisco police officer seem at odds wi ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - Augustana College and local emergency responders are evaluating after a full-scale drill on Tuesday night.

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  9. Employment-Education Event at Rock Island Arsenal-April 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    As if daily life in Venezuela wasn't hard enough people across the country will now have to add electricity to the ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - - Members of the military and their family members are encouraged to attend the Employment-Education Event on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 in Heritage Hall, Bldg.

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  10. Gallery Hop in downtown Rock Island a " May 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - The District, MidCoast Fine Arts, The ARTery & Quad City Arts present Gallery Hop! on Friday, May 6, 2016 from 6 to 10 p.m. Gallery Hop! is a fun, festive and free downtown art stroll unique to Rock Island.

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  11. The Loop bus service discontinuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Due to a lack of funding, the attraction and entertainment targeting Loop bus service has been canceled. Funded by a three-year Iowa Clean Air Attainment Program grant to the City of Bettendorf, the Loop project was a coordinated effort among Bettendorf, the City of Davenport, and MetroLINK.

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  12. The Chancellor of the Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago kicks off Holy Week in the Q-CRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 24 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Former U.S. Sen. Harris Wofford talks tenderly of his two loves - his late wife Clare and his soon-to-be spouse Matthew Char MOLINE, Illinois - Greek Orthodox churches are kicking off Holy Week today. Pilgrims flocked to Jerusalem to celebrate Palm Sunday, but here in the Quad Cities local Greek Orthodox Churches received a special visitor.

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  13. AugustanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Eight members of a family, including a mother sleeping in a bed with her 4-day-old baby next to her, were fatally shot ROCK ISLAND, Illinois - Illinois lawmakers passed a $600 million bill April 22, 2016 that is aimed to help colleges and universities struggling in the 10th month of the Illinois budget impasse. This new legislation will grant part of the funds state colleges and universities were set to receive and partially fund the Monetary Award Program Grant.

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  14. Augustana And AudiologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 21 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Time is up for Volkswagen to meet a federal judge's deadline to detail how it will make nearly 600,000 diesel cars rigg ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - On the Augustana College Campus, Doctor Ann Perreau provides help for the hearing impaired.

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  15. illinois capitol buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 20 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Local school districts, county boards, and city councils will have to repay hundreds of thousands of tax dollars Illinois mistakenly overpaid to them. The Illinois Department of Revenue said it discovered an error in the personal property tax replacement fund.

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  16. Investigators say fire at Manna s Cafe in Rock Island was intentionally setRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 19 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Investigators say a fire at a business was intentionally set and they are asking anyone with information to come forward. A structure fire was reported at the former Mann's Cafe, 2026 12th St., on Monday, April 18, 2016 at 5:46 p.m. The fire department arrived and had the fire under control within 10 minutes.

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  17. camper - courtesy National Park Service MGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 18 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Camp out for the weekend near the Mississippi River at the KOA in Rock Island, Illinois, and show off your beautiful vIntage Camper. The Vintage Camper Rally will be held Thursday, April 28 to Sunday, May 1, 2016 TRUE VINTAGE CAMPERS ONLY PLEASE.

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  18. 64 animals seized in Quad City dog-fighting ring investigation-UPDATEDRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 14 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    A year-long investigation into a dog fighting ring culminated Thursday, April 14, 2016 with simultaneous raids in Rock Island and Davenport. According to Rock Island Police, ten federal search warrants were served in both cities starting at 6 a.m. as part of what police call an on-going investigation.

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  19. Rock Island/Milan School District Kindergarten Round Up a " April 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 11 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The Latest on fatal shooting of former New Orleans Saints player : 7:25 a.m. The 28-year-old man accused ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - The Rock Island-Milan School District is ready to round up Kindergarten-aged children for the 2016-2017 school year! Nine elementary schools will be having Kindergarten Round Up on Wednesday, April 27. School times vary; please visit www.rockislandschools.org for individual school locations and times.

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  20. African-American girls attend a oeLoving the Skin Youa re Ina conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 9 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    The editorial board of The Boston Globe is using a satirical front page to express its uneasiness with a potential Donald Trum ROCK ISLAND, Ill. - Twin sisters Machelle and Lachelle Guy say they are passionate about giving African-American girls the tools and knowledge they need to succeed.

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