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Traffic stopped on Locust due to three-car crash

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Davenport police say a three-car accident has shut down traffic Eastbound on Locust St. between Washington and Sturdevant. Police say one person was taken from the crash to the hospital with minor injuries. Authorities say the accident happened at the intersection of Washington and Locust at...
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And The Winner Of This Year’s Food Truck Fight Is…

The winner of the Quad-Cities Food Truck Fight has been named!. Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.
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Check out these Davenport homes on the market

Whether you’re looking for a new home on acreage or a fixer-upper close to amenities, you can probably find a listing here to suit you: 2 bedroom ranch in quiet residential neighborhood, close to Eugene Field elementary school. Features include a double faced woodburning fireplace in the living
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Son of man killed in manure digester remembers his father’s life

STOCKTON, Iowa (Quad-City Times) — Quinton Baenziger’s dad, Bob, taught him to love golfing, working hard and living life. “He always lived (his life) how he wanted. He did what he wanted, lived free, he really loved to golf, he loved fishing, he loved being outside, he loved boating.”. Quinton’s...
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Davenport events coming soon

1. Wisconsin Timber Rattlers at Quad Cities River Bandits Tickets; 2. Back in Black Friday with Electric Shock (AC/DC Tribute) with QCRA; 3. WISHES: An Evening with Wendy Czekalski; 4. The Weight Band | Redstone Room; 5. Katori Hall's The Mountaintop;
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90 year old man celebrates birthday skydiving

GENESEO, Ill. — 90 year old, Wayne Covault celebrated his 90th birthday flying high at the Quad City Skydiving Center. “We threw his birthday party then set this up. It should be fun to watch,” Covault’s Grandson, Mark Erickson said. But, this wasn’t the Illinois native's first time skydiving. Ten...
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Boys team of the year: North Scott football

The North Scott High School football team took no shortcuts in claiming its first state championship. Between the COVID-19 pandemic shutting down its season for a period of time last September and outlasting three consecutive higher-ranked opponents in the final minutes, the Lancers overcame it all in 2020. North Scott...
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Weather Forecast For Davenport

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Davenport: Sunday, June 20: Showers and thunderstorms then showers and thunderstorms likely during the day; while showers and thunderstorms likely overnight; Monday, June 21: Partly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Tuesday, June 22: Sunny during the day;
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Teen Reading Nights, Free Outdoor Concerts, And David Bowie In This Week’s QuadCities FUN10!

It’s Sunday, and QuadCities.com proudly presents Fun10, a list of the top 10 things to do in the Quad Cities this week, and every week!. Every Sunday, we drop a new Fun10, to give you a head start on your week and a heads up on what’s going on over the coming seven days. Check out Fun10 every Sunday for the details on ten awesome events happening around town. It’s a cool read, and a great way to get started planning your entertainment for the week.
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Season of Bix kicks off Thursday with first Iowa American Water Bix @ 6

The season of Bix opens Thursday with the first (of three) Iowa American Water Bix at 6 training run that takes off at 4th and LeClaire streets just outside the Quad-City Times. “The Bix is back,” Race Director Michelle Juehring said Saturday as she discussed the 47th Annual Quad-City Times...
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Normal Cornbelters hand Clinton LumberKings eighth-straight loss

CLINTON — LumberKings infielder and South Dakota State freshman Luke Ira said Clinton is a little bit different than South Dakota. “There’s not much up there,” Ira said. “It’s pretty flat and pretty basic. There’s just a college town and that’s about it. It’s been fun (in Clinton). There’s several places where the view is really good on the river and the fans are great here. We’re just trying to win some games for them now.”
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Local author shares family history at Davenport Juneteenth event

DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Shellie Moore Guy has known about her great-great-grandfather’s involvement with the Civil War since the early 90s. His involvement is a reason why she’s a Rock Island native today. “The 108th United States Color Troops was a regiment that was formed during the Civil War in...
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Column: The circle of life

Grandmothers everywhere will revolt when I confess that it wasn’t love at first sight when my first grandchild was born. Other family members were oohing and ahhing at first sight. As a former labor and delivery nurse I was pleased to see a robust, pink, baby boy with good muscle tone kicking and stretching on a warmer bed. Then it happened. My son, coming from the back of the nursery, entered my line of vision, approached the warmer bed and I lost control of my emotions. My baby scooped his baby up in his arms and carried him to the window. When he presented his son to us, it was like he was a new creature. He was a new creature; now he was not only my son, he was a father.

Rock Island police searching for bank robbery suspect

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois (KWQC) - Rock Island police are asking for the community’s help in locating a suspect in a bank robbery that occurred on Friday around 3:00 p.m. at the U.S. Bank branch on 18th Avenue. Police say the suspect entered the building and slipped a note to the...
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Today's events

— Fathers are admitted free to Felix Adler Children's Discovery Center in celebration of Father's Day. From 1:30-4:30 p.m. children may use the card-creation station to make Father's Day cards. The Discovery Center is located at 332 Eighth Ave. S. in Clinton. — Clinton Area Showboat Theatre presents "Smokey Joe's...