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19-year-old man charged in infant murder

The Rock Island County State’s Attorney has filed charges against Bryson A. Hall, 19, of Davenport, in relation to the death of his two-month old infant daughter. On May 24, 2022, the Moline Police Department responded to Genesis Medical Center – Silvis Campus for an unresponsive infant who had been transported to the hospital by the parents, the Moline Police posted Tuesday on Facebook.
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Man who died Saturday after being shot in Rock Island identified.

The Rock Island County Coroner identified the man who died Saturday after being shot in Rock Island as Gregory McGhee. An autopsy for McGhee, 61, of Rock Island, was about to be performed, Brian Gustafson, the coroner, said Tuesday morning. Preliminary results were expected later in the day. Officers learned...
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Galva Council hears complaints regarding golf carts

Jamie Hopping was elected Mayor pro tem at Monday night's city council meeting in the absence of Mayor Rich Volkert. The council approved a recommendation by the Galva Planning Commission for Ethan Olson at 116 Southwest 4th Street to replace his old garage with a new one that will be 3.5” rather than the required 6.5’ from the side property line.

Anonymous Davenport Resident Just Won $25,000 a Year for LIFE!

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2nd suspect faces charges in May shooting near apartment complex

A second suspect faces felony charges in connection with a May 24 shooting near Castlewood Apartments in Davenport. Seth Dickinson, 21, faces felony charges of assault while displaying a dangerous weapon and going armed with intent. He was arrested on a warrant, court records say. Nicholas Cinadr, 22, also faces...

Coroner identifies man fatally shot in Rock Island Saturday

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. (KWQC) - Rock Island County Coroner Brian Gustafson has identified a man fatally shot in Rock Island Saturday as 61-year-old Gregory McGhee. According to Gustafson, an autopsy was performed Tuesday. The preliminary results show he died from traumatic gunshot injuries to the chest and abdomen. According to...

Police: Man arrested after death of 2-month-old

MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC) - A man was arrested Monday for the death of his 2-month-old infant, according to police. Bryson A. Hall, 19, is charged with first-degree murder, a Class M felony; aggravated battery, a Class X felony; and aggravated domestic battery, a Class 2 felony. The Moline Police Department...

Davenport Lottery Ticket wins Prize of $25,000 a Year for Life

CLIVE, Iowa (KWQC) - Someone who bought a lottery ticket at a Davenport convenience store won a prize of $25,000 a year for life Monday in the Lucky for Life® game. The big win came just a handful of days after a Cedar Rapids couple claimed the same prize from one of the game’s earlier drawings.

Davenport man charged in death of 2-month-old daughter

ROCK ISLAND COUNTY, Ill. — Bryson A. Hall, 19, of Davenport has been charged with the death of his 2-month-old baby girl, according to the Moline Police Department. On May 24, 2022, Moline police responded to Genesis Medical Center in Silvis after a report of an unresponsive infant who had been brought there by her parents.

Heavy police presence at three locations late Monday

UPDATE, June 28, 10:52 a.m. — Davenport Police are investigating two shootings that happened late Monday night. The first, June 27, at approximately 11:05 p.m., police responded to the 1000 block of Scott Street in reference to reports of shots fired with an individual injured by gunfire. Upon arrival, responding officers located a 19-year-old male, suffering from serious but non-life threatening gunshot wounds, and was transported by private vehicle to the hospital for medical evaluation and treatment.

QC restaurant closes location in Village of East Davenport

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Bayside Bistro announced on its Facebook page that the location in the Village of East Davenport has closed, effective immediately. The locations in Rock Island and at the Freight House Farmers’ Market are staying open. In the post, the business says it is looking to...

Rock Falls Celebrates The 4th On Friday

Submitted by Melinda Jones, Dir. Rock Falls Tourism. Start your 4th of July weekend off on Friday, July 1st from 5-10pm at the RB&W Park as Rock Falls Tourism presents its first Independence Day Celebration at RB&W Park. Bring the family, an appetite, and your lawn chairs/blankets for an evening...

Police: 19-year-old shot in Davenport

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Davenport Police are investigating a shooting that left one person hurt. According to police, officers responded to the 1000 block of Scott Street at 11:05 p.m. Monday for a report of shots fired. Police say officers found a scene when they arrived. Police say a 19-year-old...

Winning “Lucky for Life” lottery ticket sold in Davenport

Check your lottery tickets! Someone bought a Lucky for Life lottery ticket at the Kwik Star located at 1225 E. Kimberly Road in Davenport and is the winner of a $25,000 jackpot. This win comes just days after a Cedar Rapids couple won the same prize from one of the game’s earlier drawings. The Davenport ticket […]

Deere Run’s Weak Field Comes at The Wrong Time For The PGA

If the PGA Tour and its players believe they are in a battle for golf dominance with their LIV Tour rivals, they’re not acting like it this week at TPC Deere Run. As the stage is set for the second LIV Tour event, starting Thursday at Pumpkin Ridge, all of the PGA Tour’s best are ceding the weekend spotlight to it.