Headlines for the morning of Tuesday, July 17, 2018:

  • The fate of the Rock Island County Courthouse will be decided tonight
  • An embattled Iowa Senator says he's staying put
  • New Illinois gun laws are on the books
  • Rep. Cheri Bustos returns from South Korea

Today's forecast: mostly sunny skies with a high of 86 and a 20% chance of rain.

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What the John Deere Classic lacked in suspense, it more than made up for in history.

Carolyn Martin

The 10th annual College Invitational art exhibition is on display at the Figge Art Museum in Davenport through Aug. 12, 2018. Students from eight different area colleges and universities have submitted their best artwork, from Augustana College, Black Hawk College, Western Illinois University, Knox College, and Monmouth College in Illinois, and from St. Ambrose University, Scott Community College, and Clinton Community College in Iowa.

Customers of MidAmerican Energy in Iowa will get a break on their monthly bills next year, thanks to the legislature and governor.

Headlines for the morning of Monday, July 16, 2018:

  • A record-breaking finish to the John Deere Classic
  • Lower bills for MidAmerican Energy customers in Iowa
  • The Davenport Municipal Airport is set to get repairs to its runway soon

Today's forecast: 30% chance of isolated showers and thunderstorms between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Mostly sunny skies with a high of 86.

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Davenport Municipal Airport (Ford Taber)

Work will begin soon to replace the main runway at the Davenport Airport. The project will be done in two phases - one will start in August, with the second phase set for next spring.

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Jul 14, 2018

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Jul 14, 2018

Today's headlines:

  • Illinois' connection to the Department of Justice's indictment of Russian officials,
  • Hundreds of Iowans honor the late Iowa Governor Robert Ray,
  • and, Rock Island County's Circuit Court waives collections fees for two weeks.

Weather for today: Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain, and 87 degrees.