Midwest Week

Fridays at 6:20 PM

A Friday feature at 6:20 PM, during All Things Considered,  that reviews the major stories with the reporters who covered them.

Quad City Times

This week on Midwest Week, planning for the future of the the Niabi Zoo in Coal Valley.

Iowa Election Wrapup

Nov 21, 2014
Cedar Rapids Gazette

This week on Midwest Week, trying to make sense of the Iowa election results from November 4th.

Quad City Times

This week on Midwest Week, the Quad City Mallards begin a new season in a new league.

Illinois Public Radio

This week on Midwest Week, trying to make sense of Tuesday's voting in Illinois.

Herb Trix's guest this week is Brian Mackey, statehouse reporter in Springfield for Illinois Public Radio. 

Dispatch & RI Argus

As the election approaches, the two parties are fighting over absentee and early voting in Rock Island County.

Lee Enterprises

Someone is spending a lot of money on the political races in Iowa this fall, especially the race for US Senate. 

Major Races in Iowa

Oct 16, 2014
Des Moines Register

With just over two weeks to go, checking in with the major election races in Iowa.

On Midwest Week, Herb Trix's guest is Kathie Obradovich, political columnist for the Des Moines Register.

Illinois Public Radio

This Week on Midwest Week, checking in with some of the statewide races in Illinois, less than a month before the election.

Dispatch & RI Argus

This week on Midwest Week, help is on the way for anyone trying to keep up with the problems, and changes, in Rock Island County government.Eric Timmons has been covering the story for the Dispatch and Rock Island Argus, and he's Herb Trix's guest.  

Election Campaign Update

Sep 25, 2014
Quad City Times

This week on Midwest Week, an update on some key campaigns less than two months before the November election.

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