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Roadway reopens after single vehicle crash on Highway 61 south exit ramp to I-80 East, Davenport
DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - The Highway 61 southbound exit ramp to Interstate 80 eastbound is closed for several hours Wednesday afternoon due to a single-vehicle crash, Davenport police said. The road reopened around 6 p.m. The single-vehicle crash happened at approximately 12:30 p.m., police said. The driver, an adult male,...
Dollar General to open store with fresh food at Five Points in Davenport
DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Fresh food is coming to Five Points. DG Market at 1777 N. Division St. in Davenport is expected to open this spring. The former CVS is under construction now and will become one of Dollar General’s new DG Markets that offer produce, refrigerated and frozen foods, dairy products and fresh meat alongside its general goods.
CRIME STOPPERS SOLVED: Woman wanted in Davenport had warrant served
DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - A woman wanted in Davenport had a warrant served by Davenport police on Valentine’s Day, according to Crime Stoppers of the Quad Cities. Lindsey Park, 40, was wanted by Davenport police on a warrant for gathering for the use of drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to appear/probation revocation hearing-possession controlled substance.
Davenport man sentenced on gun charge
A Davenport man was sentenced Wednesday to 10 years in federal prison for possessing a firearm as a felon, according to a news release. According to public court documents and evidence presented at sentencing, Tyrae Ronzell McDonald, 43, was in possession of a loaded firearm with an obliterated serial number. McDonald used the loaded firearm to threaten a woman in the presence of two minor children. McDonald had been previously convicted of felony offenses, including two murder convictions, and was prohibited from possessing any firearms or ammunition.
Unforgettable Seafood Experience: 3 Moline Restaurants That Will Hook You
This article presents a selection of three seafood restaurants in Moline. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences. Please share your thoughts in the comments section below:
Iowa 80 Truck Stop opens new distribution center
WALCOTT, Iowa — The World's Largest Truck Stop just got a bit larger. On Tuesday, Feb. 27, officials at Iowa 80 Truck Stop cut the ribbon on the facility's new distribution center. The warehouse has ten loading docks and 251,000 square feet of space. Just under half of that space will be used to house trucking accessories sold on Iowa 80's online store, and the remaining space is open for rent.
Davenport storage-unit burglary suspect had meth, gun, police allege
A 25-year-old Davenport man has been released on his own recognizance after police allege he stole thousands of items from multiple storage units, according to arrest affidavits. Tyler Herman faces felony charges of first-degree theft and third-degree burglary, an aggravated misdemeanor charge of possession of burglary tools, and serous misdemeanor...
Prosecution rests in trial for man accused of killing deputy
Prosecution rests in trial for man accused of killing deputy.
Iowa child dies after UTV rollover, another child injured
CEDAR COUNTY, Iowa — A UTV accident in eastern Iowa claimed the life of a child and injured another Tuesday night. The Iowa State Patrol said the accident happened just after 6:00 p.m. at 2375 210th Street in rural Wheatland. That’s about 30 miles northwest of Davenport. A 10-year-old was driving the UTV, a Polaris […]
Quad Cities NWS confirms Tuesday tornado with 110 mph winds
Meteorologists with the NWS in the Quad Cities confirmed a tornado in Henry County (IL) happened on Tuesday evening. The tornado was on the ground for about 8 minutes and crossed over I-80 East of the Quad Cities. Peak winds were 110 mph, making this a high-end EF-1 tornado. If...
Water-main break affects water service in Blue Grass
According to an alert from American Water Works Service Co. Inc., crews in Blue Grass are making emergency repairs because of a water main break at 2 p.m. Tuesday. Residents may experience discolored or cloudy water, low water pressure, or no water, the alert says. Repairs are expected to take...
I-80 near Hwy 61 closed due to overturned semi
Drivers using Interstate 80 east near Highway 61 need to find another way to get to their destination. The south exit to I-80 east is currently closed while crews work to remove an overturned semi. A witness told Our Quad Cities News that the truck was taking the turn too fast, left the road and […]
Hearing scheduled for Davenport man allegedly discovered with stolen firearm
A Davenport man charged with trafficking in stolen weapons will have a hearing in April on a motion to suppress evidence. According to the original arrest report, 28-year-old Darrius Bourrage was a passenger in a stopped vehicle on the 2800 block of North Dubuque Street in the overnight hours of October 28th. He was reportedly found in possession of a Glock firearm that he is not allowed to possess due to his status as a felon. The Glock was reported stolen out of Davenport a few days earlier, and the owner told police that she did not give Bourrage permission to have her firearm.
Unforgettable Nights in Rock Island: Your Guide to the Top 4 Pubs
In this article, we're going to explore four unique pubs located in Rock Island. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Charges dismissed against Davenport teacher accused of inappropriately touching student
Charges have been dismissed against a Davenport teacher accused of inappropriately touching a former student.
Amazing Eastern Iowa Airbnb Has a Pool in the Middle of the House
We've never seen an Airbnb like this before!
Indulge in Bettendorf: A Journey through 3 Remarkable Pubs
This article presents an introduction to three unique pubs located in Bettendorf. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences. Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
TORNADO WATCH issued for Quad Cities
We have our first Tornado Watch of the season in the Quad Cities. The NWS issued the watch just before 4 p.m. on Tuesday. There is enough instability and wind shear in place that the potential exists for a few strong to severe t’storms this evening. The biggest threat...
Major Quad Cities Fire Was Deliberately Set
(Rock Island, IL) -- A major fire in the Quad Cities over the weekend was deliberately set. The Rock Island Fire Marshal released a report this morning indicating that the fire that destroyed the Rock Island Livestock Auction Barn Saturday night is being investigated as an arson. The fire destroyed...
How You Can Own Halloween History From Closing Bistro In Illinois
We were all saddened to hear about the closing of a popular bistro in Illinois. This restaurant kept the Halloween spirit alive all year long and now you can own a piece of that Halloween history. The popular restaurant and bistro in the Quad Cities opened its doors in Rock...