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Thursday, April 19, 2018

4 hours ago

Today's headlines:

  • Younkers and Bergners stores could close soon,
  • the Quad Cities Big Table is set for Friday and Saturday,
  • and Augustana College holds an emergency drill this morning.

It should be sunny today with a high near 50, and light north winds. 

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Apr 18, 2018

Today's headlines:

  • IHMVCU breaks ground for its new headquarters on River Drive in Moline,
  • remembering an LGBTQ activist,
  • and controversy over plans for a wind farm in Iowa.

Cloudy today with rain likely. High near 43. 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Apr 17, 2018

Today's headlines:

  • for a second time the U.S. Supreme Court has said "no" to Rod Blagojevich,
  • MetroLINK shows off its new electric buses,
  • and the latest top 100 voting in Illinois is for historic sites.

Sunny today with a high near 50, and light northwest winds.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Apr 16, 2018

Today's headlines:

  • Tuition hikes are being considered for the University of Iowa, Iowa State University, and the University of Northern Iowa,
  • Augustana College announces a three-year campus beautification program,
  • and the Niabi Zoo opens for the season.

High near 38. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Friday, April 13, 2018

Apr 13, 2018

 Today's headlines:

  • Strategic Behavioral Health breaks ground in Bettendorf,
  • East Moline approves a line of credit for The Bend,
  • and the Illinois Department of Corrections asks for millions of dollars to finish this fiscal year.

Cloudy today with a good chance of showers, high around 65.

Thursday April 12, 2018

Apr 12, 2018

This morning's headlines:

  • Davenport finally releases the reasons for last year's firing of the fire chief,
  • the goal of a new hotel is to revitalize downtown Muscatine,
  • and Highway 34 between Galesburg and Monmouth will close for 6 months. 

It should be sunny today with a high near 66, and light west winds.

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Apr 11, 2018

Today's headlines:

  • the state has started sending out money from Illinois' new school funding formula,
  • as the session enters its final weeks, Iowa legislators debate tax cuts,
  • and how many cancer centers can Dubuque support?

It should be sunny today with a high near 63.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Apr 10, 2018

Today's headlines:

  • the Robert Young Center expands its services in Muscatine,
  • the National Weather Service dedicates its new building in Davenport,
  • and Birdies for Charity prepares for its 48th year.

It should be sunny today with a high near 47, and light southwest winds.

Monday, April 9, 2018

Apr 9, 2018

Today's headlines:

  • even though we have no hockey team, season tickets are on sale,
  • Iowa lawmakers want to ban sanctuary cities,
  • and why blue pinwheels are popping up around the Quad Cities.

Today's weather: a 60% chance of rain and snow between 10 a.m. and noon, then a slight chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 42.

Friday, April 6, 2018

Apr 6, 2018

Today's headlines:

  • Black Hawk College announces four finalists for president,
  • Ron Corbett will not be on the Iowa primary ballot for governor,
  • and John Deere's plow has been voted the top invention from Illinois.

It should be cloudy and breezy today with a high near 34. Northwest winds 10-20, with gusts up to 30 mph.

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