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Sam's Club in Moline will close later this month, putting about 150 people out of work. It's one of 63 stores across the country Walmart Stores plans to close this month.

Someone has brightened the holiday season for the Salvation Army. Thursday a Liberty gold coin was dropped in a red kettle at the Moline Walmart store. 

WVIK Staff

After four years and $15 million, plans to bring a Wal-Mart store to Rock Island have been canceled. Yesterday, the company announced it will not "pursue development of a new store" at the Watch Tower Plaza site on 11th Street.

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Walmart says it will not build a new store in Rock Island. This afternoon, the company announced in a news release, it will not "pursue development of a new store" at the former Watch Tower Plaza on 11th Street.

WVIK Staff

Plans for a proposed Walmart store in Rock Island could move forward tonight. The city council will vote on final approval for a contract, selling the Watchtower Plaza site on 11th Street to Walmart. 

WVIK Staff

After three long years, there's a sign of progress for a possible Walmart store in Rock Island. This morning, Mayor Dennis Pauley announced Walmart has signed a contract to buy the Watchtower Plaza site on 11th Street. 

After three long years, there's finally a sign of progress for the proposed Walmart store in Rock Island. This morning, Mayor Dennis Pauley announced Walmart has signed the contract to buy the Watchtower Plaza site.

The electric and gas utility serving the Quad Cities is part of an effort by major companies fight climate change. Today at the White House, the owner of MidAmerican Energy, Berkshire Hathaway, helped launch the American Business Act on Climate Pledge, along with Alcoa, Apple, Google, Walmart, and others.