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Henry County, IL

This Is the County in the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metro Area With the Most COVID-19

There have been 81,417,100 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the United States to date – and that number continues to grow. In the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island metropolitan area, which covers parts of Iowa and Illinois, a total of 92,032 cases of COVID-19 have been reported. Adjusted for population, there have been 24,047 confirmed infections for every […]
DAVENPORT, IA
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Kewanee man cleared in minor's fentanyl death

CAMBRIDGE, Ill. — A Kewanee man was found not guilty of causing the death of a teen in a stipulated bench trial Friday in Henry County Circuit Court. Jacob A. Metscaviz, 41, had been charged with endangering a child causing death, a Class 3 felony, in the March 28, 2021, drug-related death of Austin Michael Huggins, 17, in a Kewanee home. A coroner's investigation discovered the minor had lethal amounts of methamphetamine and fentanyl in his system.
KEWANEE, IL
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Bustos announces $1.6 million in funds for Project NOW Head Start programs

Congresswoman Cheri Bustos (IL-17), a member of the House Appropriations Committee, announced Friday that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has awarded Project NOW an additional $1.6 million in federal funding for Head Start programs. Project NOW is a Community Action Agency serving Rock Island, Henry and Mercer...
ROCK ISLAND, IL
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Around the Tri States: Public defender appointed in Knox County deputy murder; Keokuk man charged with vehicular homicide; two found dead in Hancock County

Richardson appointed public defender in deputy murder. A Granite City man charged with murder in the death of a Knox County Sheriff’s Deputy has been appointed a public defender. Daylon Richardson, 22, appeared Monday in Henry County circuit court. According to prosecutors, Richardson struck and killed Deputy Nicholas D....
HANCOCK COUNTY, IL
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Looking Back Cambridge

The graduation ceremony for fifty-two seniors, comprising the Cambridge High School class of 2007 is set for Saturday May 19, at 7 PM, in the high school gymnasium. Haley Harp, also a member of the class graduated at mid-term. Larry Stahl of Cambridge, the Cambridge High School Science teacher, head...
CAMBRIDGE, IL
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Man charged with Knox County Sheriff deputy death appointed public defender

CAMBRIDGE, Ill. (KWQC) - The man charged in the death of Knox County Sheriff’s deputy Nick Weist appeared in Henry County court on Monday. The judge granted 22-year-old Daylon Richardson, a continuation of his preliminary hearing. This follows his first court appearance on April 29th, where Richardson stated he would seek his own representation.
KNOX COUNTY, IL
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Youth talent show seeking performers

The SOS (Sundance for Our Soldiers) Youth Talent Show is looking for performers for their 2022 program. Entrants must be in grades 6-12 and be from Henry County, IL or the surrounding counties of Rock Island, Mercer, Whiteside, Stark or Bureau. Performers should send a brief video clip introducing themselves, explaining their talent and giving a brief performance but an entire performance isn’t necessary. Clips should be entered no later than Friday, May 13.
HENRY COUNTY, IL
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These Are the Counties in the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL Metro Area With the Most COVID-19

There have been 80,854,800 confrimed cases of COVID-19 in the United States to date – and that number continues to grow. In the Davenport-Moline-Rock Island metropolitan area, which covers parts of Iowa and Illinois, a total of 91,624 cases of COVID-19 have been reported. Adjusted for population, there have been 23,940 confirmed infections for every […]
DAVENPORT, IA
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Man charged with sheriffs deputy murder makes court date

CAMBRIDGE, Ill. – The man accused of striking and killing a Knox County Sheriffs Deputy with his car while fleeing police in Galesburg will be back in court in two weeks. Court records in Henry County indicate Daylon Richardson, 22, Granity City, appeared in court Monday for a preliminary hearing, but it was continued until May 23rd.
GALESBURG, IL
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Here's who bought and sold property in Henry County last week

Justin Wright to Justin Haley and Jamie Bond, 714 6th St., Colona, $217,000. Michael and Cassandra Kehl to Jennifer and Eric Bowe, Lot 30 and 12-30B of Shady Beach Subdivision No. 2, a subdivision located in the West Half of the the fractional Northwest Quarter of Section 19, Township 18 North, Range 3 East of the Fourth Principal Meridian, situated in the Count of Henry, $117,500.
HENRY COUNTY, IL