- A rally against hate will be held Sunday in Rock Island in Schweibert Riverfront Park.
- Galesburg businessman and republican Mark Kleine will challenger democatic incumbent Cheri Bustos in Illinois's 17th Congressional District.
- A group planning the future of Mercer County will hold an open house this weekend to celebrate its progress and get more input from residents. At the fairgrounds in Aledo Sunday afternoon.
- And Craig Frederiksen from Moline flew to England today, and plans to swim the English Channel.
The forecast for tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday...Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.Sunday...Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. high near 78. South wind around 5 mph.