Urban Deer Hunt in City of Davenport

Sep 19, 2017
submitted / Davenport Parks and Recreation

It's deer season and that includes the city of Davenport.  Its eleventh annual urban deer hunt began last weekend. 

Anniversary of the Black Hawk Treaty

Sep 16, 2017

Residents of Rock Island County can help the Forest Preserve District plan for the future. Thursday night it will hold the first of two public meetings to update its master plan.

Modjeski and the Government Bridge

Sep 9, 2017

Dred & Harriet Scott - Life in St. Louis

Aug 26, 2017


Slowly but surely, old lead water service lines to homes in Galesburg are being replaced. 

On Nov. 13, 2012, a narrow corridor in the southern hemisphere experienced a total solar eclipse.
NASA / Flickr

It is indeed dark during the day as a total solar eclipse makes its way from Oregon to South Carolina. Eleven states are in the path of total darkness.

Follow the astronomical phenomenon's journey across America along with NPR journalists and others experiencing the eclipse.


Jim O'Neil / Flickr

The National Weather Service is predicting cloud cover to be in the 70 to 75 percent range Monday, which could hinder the visibility of the solar eclipse.

Dred & Harriet Scott - Born on a Steamboat

Aug 19, 2017