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  • Official Rules Eye Surgeons LASIK Contest

    Win LASIK from Eye Surgeons Associates Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.  Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. ALL FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AND TRUTHFULLY. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION AND PROVIDE TRUTHFUL AND PERTINENT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. DISQUALIFICATION IS IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF WQAD News 8 AND/OR TRIBUNE BROADCASTING. WQAD News 8 […]

  • Crawford Company Tankless Water Heater Giveaway RULES

    Crawford Company Tankless Water Heater Giveaway Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.  Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. ALL FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AND TRUTHFULLY. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION AND PROVIDE TRUTHFUL AND PERTINENT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. DISQUALIFICATION IS IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF WQAD News 8 AND/OR TRIBUNE BROADCASTING. WQAD News 8 […]

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    Zookeeper for a Day Contest

    Each month WQAD News 8 and Niabi Zoo will give one lucky kid the opportunity to be a zookeeper for the day at Niabi Zoo. The keeper for a day will entail following the hoof stock and giraffe keepers for half a day.  Our winner will  help clean stalls, prep diets and help with giraffe training sessions.  Each winner also receives 4 guest passes to Niabi Zoo. You must be ages 9 to 14 to be selected.  Kids…please make sure […]

  • Eye Surgeons Rules

    Win LASIK from Eye Surgeons Associates Sweepstakes Official Rules NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, NOR WILL A PURCHASE IMPROVE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.  Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. ALL FORMS MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY AND TRUTHFULLY. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION AND PROVIDE TRUTHFUL AND PERTINENT INFORMATION MAY RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. DISQUALIFICATION IS IN THE SOLE DISCRETION OF WQAD News 8 AND/OR TRIBUNE COMPANY. WQAD News 8 […]

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    Toys for Tots 2013

    Find all the information you need to know on this year's Toys for Tots drive.

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    Pints for Preservation Starts Friday

    It's time again for the hugely popular event, Pints for Preservation! Niabi Zoo's very own beer and wine tasting is back. Tickets are still available.

  • Autumn Enchantment

    Friends of Trinity Medical Center – Celebrity Style Show

    Friends of Trinity Medical Center will hold their annual Celebrity Style Show “ Autumn Enchantment” on Friday September 27 at The Great Hall at the River Center in Davenport Iowa. The event is hosted by WQAD News 8’s Jason Fechner and Denise Hnytka. Friends of Trinity Medical Center have made a two-year commitment to raise $250,000 in support of a new Catheterization Lab suite to be built as part of the new Heart Center and Emergency Department at Trinity Rock […]

  • Child Abuse Council Lifesaver Canister Day

    The Lifesaver Canister Day is the Child Abuse Council’s only public fundraiser, mobilizing community support for our programs and services. On Saturday, June 16, over 300 volunteers will exchange Lifesaver candy and child abuse prevention materials for canister donations at 30+ local retail stores. 2013 GOALS 1.Raise $105,000 to support local child abuse prevention, education, and treatment services. 2.Increase community awareness of child abuse and neglect issues, the Child Abuse Council, and the services we provide. 2013 Lifesaver Locations HyVee […]

  • Score Standout – Week 9

    This week’s Score Standout Winner was Rayce Singbush of Geneseo High School.

  • Score Standout Winner – Week 8

    Micam Smith of Annawan-Wethersfield was selected as this week’s Score Standout.

  • Score Standout Winner – Week 6

    Bubba Hernandez was the Week 6 Score Standout.

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    Boo at the Zoo

    It is time once again for Boo at the Zoo. Enjoy this merry-not-scary event at Niabi Zoo on October 27 & 28.