Brittany Lewis


Brittany joined WQAD in July, 2013.

Born and raised in Red Wing, Minnesota, Brittany attended DePaul University in Chicago where she majored in Journalism and Public Relations. Brittany was a reporter and anchor for DePaul's television news program, Good Day DePaul. While in school, she worked as a News Desk Associate at WBBM-TV.

After graduating, Brittany headed back to her home state and worked as a reporter for KAAL-TV in Rochester, Minnesota.

Brittany loves telling people's stories and appreciates that her job allows her to meet new people and learn something new every day.

Brittany is happy to be in the Quad Cities and is already in love with Whitey's. Outside of work, you can find her reading, working out, and exploring her new home.

Recent Articles

  • Sewage problems in East Moline leave homeowners wanting more help

    Posted on: 10:20 pm, February 27, 2014, by , updated on: 10:24pm, February 27, 2014

    Frozen service lines in one East Moline neighborhood are causing sewage back up. The City of East Moline has helped...
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  • State gives new attention to two Henry County cold cases

    Posted on: 10:01 am, February 26, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:19pm, February 26, 2014

    Illinois State Police say they are focusing renewed attention on two homicide cases that have been unsolved for decades.
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  • Some without water in the Village of Oquawka for a month

    Posted on: 10:31 pm, February 25, 2014, by

    In the Village of Oquawka, Illinois, there are homes and businesses that have been without water for a month. A...
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  • Senator wants to delay Illinois deer season by one day

    Posted on: 12:35 pm, February 24, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:51am, February 25, 2014

    POLL INSIDE | A state lawmaker says delaying firearm deer hunting by one day would reduce absenteeism in Illinois schools.
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  • Project restoring photos for those impacted by Central Illinois tornados and storms

    Posted on: 5:20 pm, February 21, 2014, by , updated on: 05:46pm, February 21, 2014

    Three months after a deadly tornado tore through Washington, Illinois, there’s a volunteer effort to help people who lost everything...
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  • Illinois woman says refund partly withheld because of state error 26 years ago

    Posted on: 10:19 pm, February 20, 2014, by , updated on: 10:56am, February 21, 2014

    An Illinois woman says the State of Illinois shorted her money on her current tax refund because, they say, they...
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  • Davenport Police Chief, officers fondly remember Sgt. Marxen

    Posted on: 10:55 pm, February 19, 2014, by , updated on: 09:23am, February 20, 2014

    There’s a black and blue ribbon wrapped around the front of the Davenport Police Department, a black band on the...
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  • Many get outside to enjoy temporary break from the cold

    Posted on: 10:36 pm, February 18, 2014, by

    There was a break from the cold weather Tuesday and many took advantage of it. There’s something almost magical about...
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  • Eagle photographers launch fish for the perfect picture

    Posted on: 10:50 pm, February 17, 2014, by , updated on: 10:36am, February 18, 2014

    Photographers launch fish into the Mississippi River to try to attract eagles, but some say baiting the birds could have negative impacts.
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  • Quad City Rollers prepare for eighth season

    Posted on: 10:20 pm, February 12, 2014, by

    A local team is on a roll, as the Quad City Rollers, the Quad Cities Area all-female roller derby team,...
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  • Weather in Atlanta impacting flights in the Quad Cities

    Posted on: 11:05 pm, February 11, 2014, by

    Streets empty and grocery store shelves wiped clean, the Atlanta area and much of the South is preparing for dangerous...
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  • Tired of winter, Moline woman paints flowers on her snow-covered yard

    Posted on: 10:42 pm, February 11, 2014, by , updated on: 09:00am, February 12, 2014

    Spring may still feel like it's months away, but one woman in Moline isn’t waiting around.
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