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Walcott’s Annual Trucker’s Jamboree Starts Thursday

When I was a kid, my family drove from Eastern Ontario Canada to California three times. It was the ultimate road trip. Mom pulled us out of school for the entire month...

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Otmar Winterleitner

Moline Man To Play in John Deere Classic

We've all done it - imagined we were playing for our favorite team, scoring the winning goal in the Stanley Cup final, or a last-second touchdown catch in the Super Bowl...

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Aleksandra Glustsenko

Iowa Drivers Worst With Turn Signals, Merging Too.

Anyone who has sat in traffic during I-74 bridge construction knows how Iowans struggle with zipper merging. That was one of the findings in a survey by the folks at Kars4Kids according to a report published on Monday...

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Former Rock Island Alderman Dies at TPC Deere Run

A former Rock Island alderman and veteran volunteer at the John Deere Classic has died as a result of an accident at TPC Deere Run in Silvis this afternoon...

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Bettendorf Will Consider A Fireworks Ban

I'm pretty indifferent to fireworks. I understand some folks get a kick out of them, but when your use begins to affect your neighbors ability to get a good night's sleep then a line of inconsideration has been crossed...

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John Deere Classic - Final Round
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Spieth Out; Luck In for John Deere Classic

As tee time for the 2017 edition of the John Deere Classic approaches, a few last minute player shuffles have been made.

A big blow came on Monday when the Quad City Times reported that former JDC champ, and fan favorite Jordan Spieth bowed out of the tournament for the second year in a row...

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Davenport Re-instates Fireworks Ban

My Mom used to tell the story of when she landed a job at a candy store. She thought there would be strict rules against eating the product, but discovered there were no rules at all...

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Day One: The Championships - Wimbledon 2017
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Rock Island’s Madison Keys Seems Back to Form

It was heartbreaking to watch local gal Madison Keys from Rock Island struggling to overcome the pain in her left wrist with every backhand in her second round match at The French Open in May...

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2017 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game Three
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You Won’t Believe the Size of Catfish This Davenport Man Caught

Near my childhood home there was a creek called Blackadder's Creek.  It was renowned for being full of catfish, and we would dare each other to jump in...

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News Laws Take Effect in Iowa Today

Aside from the beginning of the year, July 1 is typically the day when new laws take effect. Today, a handful of new regulations go into effect in Iowa...

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