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 2019-06-25 03:46 

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[ Davenport ]

Assumption softball wins two over Davenport Central on Senior Night...

Davenport Assumption swept Davenport Central in a MAC girls softball doubleheader on Monday, June 24. The Knights took the opener 4-3 in eight innings on an infield single by Olivia Wardlow, which scored Carlie Sammon. Assumption won the nightcap 11-1 to ...

 2019-06-25 03:21 

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[ Davenport ]

Community Spotlight: The Cornerstone Project...

Founded in 1861, Lanark has been able to maintain many of the treasures from its early days as a railroad town. Some Lanark, Illinois community members have been banding together to keep the city's rich architectural history from facing the wrecking b...

 2019-06-25 03:11 

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[ Davenport ]

"The Ironmen" puts local touch on Hollywood film...

There's a Hollywood film in the works about Nile Kinnick and the 1939 Hawkeyes football team. It's called "The Ironmen" and it's being produced by Iowa native Joe Heath. "The more you can tie it in, the more opportunities you can m...

 2019-06-25 03:03 

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[ Davenport ]

Muscatine softball sweeps Davenport West...

Muscatine kept pace with the conference leaders in the MAC softball race with a doubleheader sweep of Davenport West on Monday, June 24. Kate Nelson paced the Muskies in the opener with a home run and a double in the 9-1 victory. Muscatine won the second ...

 2019-06-25 02:24 

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[ Davenport ]

Davenport mayor creates task force for long term flood planning...

DAVENPORT, Iowa — A special task force will decide how Davenport will bolster its long term flood plan moving forward. "The maximum that we've done in the past will be the minimum of the future," said Davenport mayor Frank Klipsch. "...

 2019-06-25 02:00 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

SPECIAL REPORT: The murder of Ed Thomas did not silence his message...

10 years ago, a mentally disturbed man who one played for Coach Ed Thomas at Aplington Parkersburg High School, walked into a makeshift weight room with a gun, and murdered his former mentor. Coach Thomas' death rattled a still wounded community, bare...

 2019-06-24 23:51 

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[ Davenport ]

Davenport negotiating contract with Kings Harvest Pet Rescue...

The city of Davenport is working on a contract with Kings Harvest Pet Rescue. The contract comes after the Scott County Humane Society gave a 90 day cancellation notice with the city in April. This would mean that on July 1, the humane society would stop ...

 2019-06-24 23:28 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

OPERATION QUICKFIND: Ethan Paris...

Cedar Rapids Police have issued an Operation Quickfind for Ethan Paris, 15. He is described as 5'9", 145 pounds with brown eyes and light brown hair. He was last seen at Area Substance Abuse Council at 3601 16th ave. SW, Cedar Rapids. wearing a pi...

 2019-06-24 22:45 

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[ Davenport ]

"It's a mindset," Adam Cain is back on fire fighter frontlines...

CLINTON, Iowa- With the support of the community, Clinton Fire Fighter Adam Cain is back on duty. The 23-year-old was seriously injured back in January while responding to a fire at the ADM plant in Clinton. His colleague Lieutenant Eric Hosette was kille...

 2019-06-24 22:41 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

New fireworks resolution in place for unincorporated Linn County...

As the Fourth of July holiday approaches, Linn County reminds the public that the Linn County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution in May 2019 that limits when consumer fireworks are allowed in unincorporated Linn County. Under the newly passed resolu...

 2019-06-24 22:18 

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[ Davenport ]

Community Spotlight: Lanark's Transformers Team...

Local 4 News heads to Lanark's Old Settlers Days June 28 and in the week leading up we're spotlighting the community spirit is the Carroll County town. In a small town like Lanark, neighbors where many hats to keep their community thriving with a ...

 2019-06-24 22:00 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Johnson County to raise recommended minimum wage to $10.40...

The Johnson County Board of Supervisors reminds employers and employees that the fifth increase in Johnson County's recommended minimum wage will take effect Monday, July 1, 2019. The rate will increase to $10. 40 per hour. Though the wage increase is...

 2019-06-24 20:22 

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[ Davenport ]

Nearly $400K raised for businesses impacted by historic flooding...

Davenport city leaders announced Monday the Quad Cities Chamber of Commerce and the Downtown Davenport Partnership have raised nearly $400,000 for businesses impacted by the historic flooding. r flood-impacted businesses. Here's a breakdown of where t...

 2019-06-24 20:15 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

University of Iowa team wins $115M 'space weather' grant from NASA...

A University of Iowa team has won a $115 million grant to develop satellites for studying a system of radiation created by the sun -- "space weather. "The NASA grant will underwrite development of satellites expected to be launched within the next...

 2019-06-24 19:53 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Former Manchester hospital officials accused of stealing thousands...

Two former hospital officials in northeast Iowa are accused of taking personal trips on hospital time and seeking expense reimbursement from the hospital. Delaware County court records say 61-year-old Lon Butikofer and 53-year-old Mike Briggs are charged ...

 2019-06-24 18:46 

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[ Davenport ]

USS Constitution | United States Navy Week...

It's United States Navy Week in the QC! On today's show, we have sailors from the USS Constitution—the oldest naval vessel still afloat. Her sailors are here to share her story and Naval history with us. For more information on Navy Week, cl...

 2019-06-24 18:41 

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[ Davenport ]

Fun & Easy Way to Stay in Shape | MeggoFit...

Creator & Instructor of MeggoFit, Megan Villinis is in the studio today! We talk about her free dance fitness class, the benefits of using dance as a way to stay fit, and how MeggoFit has grown over the last year! For more information on MeggoFit, click h...

 2019-06-24 18:39 

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[ Davenport ]

Dream. Aspire. Achieve. | QC Haven of Hope...

QC Haven of Hope's Executive Director Angie Bloomfield in the studio today to discuss how the organization is focusing on helping women and children in the Quad Cities break the cycle of homelessness by empowering people to dream, aspire, and achieve....

 2019-06-24 18:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Recipe Swap | Davenport Public Library...

Looking to breathe new life into your standard dinner recipes? Well you're in luck...the Davenport Public Library is hosting a recipe swap event! Stephanie Spraggon with the Davenport Public Library is here to talk about how the event is helping you g...

 2019-06-24 18:36 

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[ Davenport ]

Helping Families in Need | RoEll Inc....

Dorian Maag Ph.D., Founder of RoEll Inc. and Heather Hartley, Board Member with RoEll Inc. are in the studio with us to discuss how they are providing life-saving medicine and/or medical care for children of struggling families. We learn about the organiz...

 2019-06-24 18:14 

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[ Davenport ]

One shot in Rock Island...

One person was shot in Rock Island on Monday afternoon. It happened just before 1 p.m. near the intersection of 14 1/2 Street and 10th Avenue. This is a developing story. Stay tuned to Local 4 News, Fox 18 News and OurQuadCities.com for updates. Got a new...

 2019-06-24 17:35 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Eastern Iowa Airport receives $7.8 million in grant funding...

The Eastern Iowa Airport is one of several airports in the state to receive a multi-million dollar federal grant. In a Monday morning announcement by the U. S. Department of Transportation, department leaders shared the Eastern Iowa Airport is a recipient...

 2019-06-24 16:58 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Marion assisted living facility evacuated after carbon monoxide leak...

Residents and staff at Village Ridge Assisted Living Facility had to be evacuated after a carbon monoxide leak on Monday morning. At approximately 7:57 a. m. , Village Ridge staff alerted the Marion Fire Department after a carbon monoxide alarm went off a...

 2019-06-24 15:36 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Fly In - Drive In breakfast draws aviation enthusiasts to Marion...

The Freedom Festival continued Sunday with the Fly In-Drive In breakfast at the Marion Airport. Spectators enjoyed helicopters, planes, and a pancake breakfast provided by theMarion East Rotary Club. Some even got the chance to enjoy the fun from the sky,...

 2019-06-24 15:23 

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[ Davenport ]

New taxes in Illinois unclear whether overall cuts are real...

Something out of the norm emerged from the Illinois state government this year: A lot of legislation adopted. No threats of working without a budget or a special session. However, lawmakers did go into overtime for a few days. Here are some of the key thi...

 2019-06-24 15:15 

KDSM

[ FOX Des Moines ]

Residents Hope Increase in Speed Limit Helps Windsor Heights' Reputation...

WINDSOR HEIGHTS, Iowa -- What a difference five miles an hour can make. On Friday, Windsor Heights put up the new speed limit signs, solidifying the change from 25 mph to 30 mph on University Avenue. Residents hope that the change in the speed limit will ...

 2019-06-24 14:58 

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[ Davenport ]

Police respond to report of shooting in Davenport...

UPDATE: People at the scene said they heard "seven shots." That hasn't been confirmed by police. Pershing Avenue is blocked off between High Street and just before Rusholme. Roughly five marked police cars and one unmarked car are on the scene...

 2019-06-24 14:39 

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[ Davenport ]

Property tax relief in Illinois tied to income tax constitutional amendment...

Illinois State Representative Mike Halpin joined 4 The Record this week. This is the second part of that conversation. Budget Critics say the state will still be billions of dollars short because the pension contribution falls short of what actuaries say ...

 2019-06-24 14:22 

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[ Davenport ]

Davenport flood prevention future could mirror Rock Island...

Here are some of the topics our panel discussed on 4 The Record this week. We're days away from seeing the Democratic presidential hopefuls square off on back-to-back nights. Tension between the United States and Iran grew more this week, raising ques...

 2019-06-24 13:30 

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[ Davenport ]

Several crews battle early morning fire...

Several fire crews worked to put out a structure fire in port Byron Early Monday morning. The call came in just after 1:30 am. Seven different departments helped to put out the flames. We don't know what caused it or if there are any injuries. We will...

 2019-06-24 13:30 

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[ Davenport ]

Several crews battle early morning fire...

Several fire crews worked to put out a structure fire in port Byron Early Monday morning. The call came in just after 1:30 am. Seven different departments helped to put out the flames. We don't know what caused it or if there are any injuries. We will...

 2019-06-24 12:46 

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[ Davenport ]

Navy Week...

June 24th-30th This week, June 24-30th is Navy week. The United States Navy band Great Lakes performed in-studio for us. You can catch the band playing at Schwiebert Park on Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public....

 2019-06-24 12:43 

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[ Davenport ]

Police investigating shooting in Kewanee, two people injured...

Two people are recovering from a shooting early Sunday morning in Kewanee. The Kewanee Police Department told Local 4 News officers were called to North Vine Street shortly before 1 a.m. June 23. When police arrived, they found a 25-year-old man with a gu...

 2019-06-24 12:14 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

'Fully Involved' hopes to attract more young women into the Fire Academy...

The Cedar Rapids Fire Departmentis hosting the 3rd Annual Fully Involved Young Women's Fire Academy. The program starts in late July but registration wraps up June 30. They are looking for young women aged 15 to 21. If you or someone you know is inter...

 2019-06-24 10:29 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Heavy rains cause flash flooding in Des Moines...

Heavy rains caused flash flooding in the Des Moines area Saturday night, and the forecast calls for more rain Sunday. The National Weather Service says 2. 5 inches of rain fell at the Des Moines airport, but more than 4 inches of rain fell on parts of the...

 2019-06-24 09:38 

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[ Davenport ]

Crews battle early morning fire in Port Byron...

Seven different fire crews responded to a structure fire in Port Byron Monday morning. The call came in just after 1:30 A.M. No word yet on any injuries, or a possible cause at this time. Stick with OurQuadCities.com for updates....

 2019-06-24 04:09 

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[ Davenport ]

Crews continue search of man who fell into the Mississippi River...

HAMPTON, Illinois- Officials say the family last saw the 35 year-old man Saturday afternoon. It happened near Lock and Dam 14. They say he slipped into the dam as he was fishing with family. Over five agencies responded to the rescue last night. Today abo...

 2019-06-24 00:38 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Motorcycles collide in Cedar Rapids sending two to the hospital Saturday...

Two are injured after a crash involving two motorcycles Saturday evening in Cedar Rapids. CRPD says the crash happened around 6 pm at the intersection of Blairs Ferry Rd. NE and I-380. One of the motorcycle drivers was taken to the hospital with life-thre...

 2019-06-23 23:48 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Monday storms followed by surge of warm, humid weather...

The system driving the wet weather the last couple of days will continue its slow progression toward the area. A cold front associated with the system will begin to push through eastern Iowa on Monday. A shower is possible during the morning hours, howeve...

 2019-06-23 23:06 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Rising flood insurance costs threaten Sykora Bakery...

Sykora Bakery in Czech Village has been around for more than one hundreds year under different names. It's been called Sykora Bakery since the 1920s, which was a name current owner John Rocarek didn't feel right changing when he took over in Septe...

 2019-06-23 19:46 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Iowa State sanctions sorority after hazing reported...

Iowa State University has sanctioned one of its sororities for hazing, but few details were disclosed. The Des Moines Register reports the Sigma Gamma Rho sorority has been given a deferred suspension through May 2021 because of the hazing reported by two...

 2019-06-23 18:57 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

No suspects after a possible armed robbery in Cedar Falls...

A Cedar Falls Officer was flagged down by a subject who said that he was robbed by what he believed were two suspects. The possible robbery happened on the 2300 block of Olive Street near Seerley Blvd. The victim said two people came up behind him and pla...

 2019-06-23 18:31 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Pilot survives after single engine plane crash in Elkader, Iowa...

The Clayton County Sheriff's office responded to an airplane crash at the Elkader Airport on Thursday, June 20th. The pilot was determined to be Mark Koehn, 62, of Elkader. Koehn was flying his 1966 single engine Cessna plane and crashed while attempt...

 2019-06-23 18:09 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Iowa City turns to bow hunters to manage urban deer herd...

Iowa City is turning to bow hunters to help manage the deer population within the city. The Iowa City Press-Citizen reports the City Council reluctantly approved adding winter bow hunts beginning in 2020 and continuing through 2024. In addition, sharpshoo...

 2019-06-23 03:10 

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[ Davenport ]

Parents honored at 30th annual Heartland Shootout...

Four parents, who have supported generations of participants, were inducted into the Heartland Hall of Fame Saturday, June 22. Ray and Theresa Alonzo, and Rudy and Peggy Rexroth were inducted into the hall of fame as the first members of the "Parents ...

 2019-06-23 03:09 

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[ Davenport ]

Knights sweep, Falcons split on final day of Muskie Classic...

The Muskie Classic in Muscatine featured the top 2-ranked teams in Class 3A in Davenport Assumption and Louisa-Muscatine. Assumption won both its games on Saturday, June 22 defeating Iowa City High 4-3 and West Burlington 11-3. Louisa-Muscatine split its ...

 2019-06-23 03:08 

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[ Davenport ]

Justin Sharp Shootout wraps up 16th year...

Peoria Notre Dame won this year's shootout defeating the reigning champion North Scott 51-41. The Shootout is in its 16th year of giving back to the community and to cancer research in honor of Justin Sharp, a Rock Island basketball star who lost his ...

 2019-06-23 02:46 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Kids of all abilities hit home runs at new Miracle League field...

Saturday, beautiful weather on the second official day of summer set the scene for the opening day at the Marion Metro Kiwanis Miracle League Field. The special, rubberized field at Prospect Meadows has painted bases and allows for accessibility and inclu...

 2019-06-23 02:34 

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[ Davenport ]

Crews in search of man who fell into Mississippi River...

Hampton, Illinois- Crews are in search of a 35 year-old man who fell in the Mississippi River near Lock and Dam 14 Saturday afternoon. Rock Island County, Silvis, and Hampton crews are in search....

 2019-06-23 00:10 

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[ Davenport ]

QC Pride Parade...

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