Signing the Black Hawk Treaty

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A bill that would allow Illinois and Iowa mental health patients to get treatment across the border is now headed to Governor Bruce Rauner's desk.

Ill. Gen. Assembly - Barbara Wheeler


Time is running out for the governor of Illinois and the legislature to break a two-year deadlock, and agree on a state budget.

Quad Cities Criterium

Bike racing returns to the Quad Cities this weekend for the 52nd year. On Monday the Village of East Davenport will host the Quad Cities Kwik Star Criterium.

WVIK Staff

About 100 people are honoring Officer Richard Morton Thursday, nearly 50 years after his death.


Here's how the Quad Cities is commemorating soldiers this Memorial Day weekend:

Mariah Woelfel

Hundreds of local businesses tried to sell their services to the Rock Island Arsenal on Wednesday. They set up shop at the iWireless Center in Moline as part of an annual networking event between the Army and business owners.

A Quad Cities businessman faces up to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to  cheating his investors. 56 year old Todd Raufeisen from Rock Island appeared in federal court Thursday and entered his pleas to charges of wire fraud and money laundering.  

Mississippi Rising Again

May 25, 2017
National Weather Service

Thanks to heavy rain upstream in recent weeks, minor to moderate flooding is now predicted for the Mississippi River.

Unemployment dropped sharply in the Quad Cities in April, falling from 5.3 per cent a year ago to 4.1 per cent last month.