News about the Quad Cities and surrounding region.


Davenport continues its efforts to stabilize a low income neighborhood where there have been many vacant lots. This weekend it will hold open houses on East 6th Street for three new homes that are part of the Urban Homestead Program.

On Midwest Week, why the U.S. Department of Justice got involved in a recent trial in southeast Iowa.

Government Bridge will be closed Friday morning. The bridge between Davenport and Arsenal Island will be closed for inspection from 8:30 am until noon.

It will remain open to pedestrian traffic.

A group that encourages women to become leaders has opened a new office in the Quad Cities.  The Iowa Women Lead Change will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony in Bettendorf Thursday afternoon.


The Two Rivers YMCA has expanded to downtown Moline. Wednesday it held a ribbon cutting for the Bass Street YMCA and Sylvan Boathouse, at the north end of 17th Street.