Recent Articles

  • Flood cleanup underway

    Posted on: 3:29 pm, April 23, 2013, by , updated on: 04:07pm, April 23, 2013

    Even though most of the floodwater is receding, cleanup continues for flood victims across our area. The Red Cross is...
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  • Muddy’s lives up to its name in Burlington

    Posted on: 5:11 pm, April 22, 2013, by

    One area restaurant is making the most of the flooding situation. “I thought I was on a cruise ship,” is...
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  • I-74 bridge/John Deere Rd. expansion gets IL money

    Posted on: 5:19 pm, April 17, 2013, by

    An ambitious plan is in the works to rebuild the I-74 bridge. It’s about quality of life to Denise Bulat,...
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  • Local man says he knows how to prevent identity theft

    Posted on: 5:59 pm, April 16, 2013, by , updated on: 09:18am, April 17, 2013

    Your credit card may be just as valuable to thieves as it is to you. Identity theft is on the...
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  • A photo worth a thousand “likes”

    Posted on: 5:08 pm, April 15, 2013, by , updated on: 11:00am, April 16, 2013

    Anything viral when you're pregnant is usually a bad thing, but that's not the case when it comes to one couple’s pregnancy photo.
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    Viral photo of pregnant couple
  • Smoke detector credited with saving woman

    Posted on: 5:16 pm, April 10, 2013, by

    You may have checked your smoke detector a few weeks ago when we changed over to daylight saving time. The...
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  • Groundbreaking for Clinton Middle School

    Posted on: 6:19 pm, April 9, 2013, by

    The Clinton School District broke ground on the new Clinton Middle School Tuesday. The historic significance of the Washington Middle...
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  • Rash of graffiti alarms neighbors

    Posted on: 5:15 pm, April 8, 2013, by

    Suspected gang-related graffiti showed up in seven locations in one neighborhood over the weekend.
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  • Homeless worries amid federal budget cuts

    Posted on: 4:08 pm, April 3, 2013, by

    Since January, when he first arrived at the Humility of Mary Shelter in Davenport, Alan Peterman has learned to live...
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  • City considers cutting off liquor licenses

    Posted on: 3:20 pm, April 2, 2013, by , updated on: 07:52am, April 3, 2013

    The City of Davenport considers cutting off businesses from getting new liquor licenses. The proposed moratorium would last for six...
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  • Davenport dentist gives glimpse into sterilization techniques

    Posted on: 3:15 pm, April 1, 2013, by

    Several hundred people lined up at the health department in Tulsa, Oklahoma this past weekend to get tested for HIV...
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  • Neighbor grieves for Mercer County fire victims

    Posted on: 5:35 pm, March 27, 2013, by , updated on: 05:56pm, March 27, 2013

    A pair of plastic binoculars and playground equipment are some of the only things remaining after a fire broke out...
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    Fire in rural Sherrard, Illinois 3-27-13 (WQAD Photo)