News headlines for the morning of December 6, 2017:
- Lee Enterprises—the publisher of the Quad-City Times and the Dispatch–Argus—is reporting a decrease in revenue for the year.
- Cedar Rapids voters elected Brad Hart as their new mayor last night.
- Happy Joe's is hosting a party for kids with special needs at the TaxSlayer Center in Moline.
- The Midwest League released its schedule for the 2018 baseball season. The Quad Cities River Bandits will open their season on April 5, at home against the Cedar Rapids Kernels.