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 2021-09-23 10:47 

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[ Davenport ]

Iowa DPS backs initiative to increase representation of women in law enforcement...

The Iowa Department of Public Safety announced this week that they are backing a nationwide initiative targeting increased representation from women in law enforcement....

 2021-09-23 10:47 

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[ Davenport ]

Trump lawyer who wrote plan to overturn election set to speak at national political science conference despite members' objections...

Political scientists from across the country are condemning Eastman and chiding their own organization for allowing former Trump lawyer John Eastman to participate in the discipline...

 2021-09-23 10:47 

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[ Davenport ]

Auburn University Campus Safety and Security held town hall meeting on topics of sexual assault following student protests...

AUBURN, Ala. (WRBL) — Wednesday, Sept. 22 Auburn University Campus Safety and Security held a town hall meeting hosted by Student Affairs to cover various topics on sexual assault. The meeting follows a series of student-organized protests to ask Au...

 2021-09-23 10:47 

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[ Davenport ]

Lifestyle trend #VanLife continues to grow...

So-called "van life" picked up steam during the pandemic when people packed up their lives and hit the road for freedom, nature and fresh air. To some, it's seen as a referendum on materialism and the status quo....

 2021-09-23 10:47 

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[ Davenport ]

School violence: Shootings in 4 states this week leave communities looking for answers...

Just this week alone, several school kids were shot in cities like Wichita, Newport News, and Chicago....

 2021-09-23 10:47 

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[ Davenport ]

Couple who filmed porn on South Carolina Ferris wheel arrested for sex acts in arcade photo booth...

The couple has also previously been accused of similar acts in a Food Lion parking lot and in a park....

 2021-09-23 10:47 

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[ Davenport ]

Unvaccinated Florida COVID patient flown to Connecticut for life-saving treatment after reaching out to 169 hospitals...

Robby Walker wasn't vaccinated. He and his wife are now proponents of getting the vaccine....

 2021-09-23 10:47 

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[ Davenport ]

Britney Spears formally seeks to end conservatorship in L.A. court filing...

Britney Spears said in a court filing that she agrees with her father that the conservatorship that has controlled her life and money since 2008 should be terminated....

 2021-09-23 10:45 

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[ Davenport ]

COVID creates dire shortage of teachers and school staff...

Several schools nationwide have had to shut classrooms because of a lack of teachers....

 2021-09-23 10:45 

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[ Davenport ]

Is the delta variant of COVID worse for kids?...

Since the pandemic began, more than 5 million children in the U.S. have tested positive for COVID-19....

 2021-09-23 10:45 

The Des Moines Register

The issue of mask mandates in schools is roiling the metro — and Ankeny has become the epicenter of the debate...

The Des Moines metro's fast-growing suburb has proven to be the epicenter of the mask debate, with parents on both sides organizing in large numbers....

 2021-09-23 10:37 

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[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Linn County Sheriff's Office reminding people to have a designated driver for game day...

The Linn County Sheriff's Office and the Governor's Traffic Safety Bureau would like to remind everyone on game days and every day, to remember one important piece of advice: Buzzed Driving Is Drunk Driving. This means that if you plan to drink an...

 2021-09-23 09:37 

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[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Mercy Cedar Rapids to break ground on The Heart Center...

Mercy-Cedar Rapids will break ground on The Heart Center on Thursday to bring heart specialists and coordinated heart services under one roof. "Mercy Cedar Rapids is set to break ground on its long-envisioned, free-standing facility dedicated to advan...

 2021-09-23 08:48 

The Des Moines Register

How to improve your college admission applications...

How to improve your college admission applications...

 2021-09-23 07:52 

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[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

OPERATION QUICKFIND: Jaqson Tejada...

An Operation Quickfind has been issued for 17-year-old Jaqson Tejada of Cedar Rapids. He was last seen Wednesday, September 22 at 2 p. m. in the 600 block of Colton Cir. NE. He is 6-feet, 4-inches tall and weighs 225 pounds and has a tattoo on his thigh. ...

 2021-09-23 05:01 

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[ Davenport ]

Affordable housing groundbreaking...

Officials from the Iowa Finance Authority and City of Wilton and other local supporters will participate in a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday to mark the beginning of construction of Chandler Pointe, a new affordable housing project. Chandler Pointe is ...

 2021-09-23 03:52 

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[ Davenport ]

Rocky student 'thankful' for community's support following Mexican flag incident...

After experiencing what the Rock Island-Milan superintendent called "bias and racism," a young and proud Mexican student athlete at Rock Island High School — Gabriel Albarran — says the decision to fire the bus driver who told him to t...

 2021-09-23 03:21 

The Des Moines Register

Des Moines Metro Opera announces $15 million fundraising campaign, lineup for 50th anniversary season...

The Des Moines Metro Opera hopes to be around for another 50 years....

 2021-09-23 03:03 

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[ Davenport ]

Moline kickers making history...

Moline made history during their 63-0 win over Rock Island. The Maroons became the first football team in the state of Illinois to have three female players score a point in a varsity football game....

 2021-09-23 02:37 

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[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Local doctors expect flu season to return to normal this year...

Local health experts are urging Iowans to get the flu shot now as we head into flu season. University of Iowa Dept. of Family Medicine Clinical Professor and Hy-Vee's Chief Medical Officer Dr. Dan Fick said we didn't see a lot of the flu last year...

 2021-09-23 02:37 

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[ Davenport ]

Rail Safety Week helps Iowans get on the right track...

Governor Kim Reynolds is hoping Iowans brush up on railroad safety this week. The governor declared this week as Rail Safety Week. Operation Lifesaver took part by holding an event at the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad on Monday. The group aims to prevent...

 2021-09-23 01:59 

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[ Davenport ]

Expert: Heating costs will rise as temperatures drop this winter...

Officials say heating your house will be more expensive this winter. Local 4 News spoke with expert Patrick De Haan, of GasBuddy.com, this week. De Haan says natural gas prices are being affected by many factors. "Injections. That's the word for w...

 2021-09-23 01:52 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa Poll: Would Chuck Grassley win Iowa's US Senate race if the election were held today?...

The latest Des Moines Register/Mediacom Iowa Poll results show U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley leads Abby Finkenauer 55% to 37% among likely voters....

 2021-09-23 01:40 

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[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Nationwide staffing shortage overwhelming the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics...

The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics is suffering from a nationwide staff shortage as it deals with COVID patients and individuals being seen for other concerns. In a press conference Wednesday, UIHC CEO Suresh Gunasekaran said the bed capacity is...

 2021-09-23 01:17 

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[ Davenport ]

Sister: Woman injured in assault Friday has died...

A woman severely injured in a Milan assault on Friday has died. Lisa Bowser is the sister of Julie Bowser, who was found with head injuries after the assault. Lisa told Local 4 News her sister passed away at 6:51 p.m. Wednesday at St. Francis Medical Cent...

 2021-09-23 00:24 

The Des Moines Register

Construction of Ashworth Road overpass will temporarily close portions of Interstate 80...

Interstate 80 will close for several nights this week and next week as beams are installed on a bridge....

 2021-09-23 00:22 

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[ Davenport ]

Bettendorf High School inducts four graduates into Hall of Honor...

Bettendorf High School has honored four outstanding graduates as new members of the school's Hall of Honor during a ceremony at BHS Commons. 2021 Hall of Honor Inductees Heather Ames ...................................Class of 1998 Keri Neblett .........

 2021-09-23 00:13 

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[ Davenport ]

Pleasant Valley earns National Blue Ribbon School status...

U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona on Wednesday recognized 325 schools including Pleasant Valley High School as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2021. The recognition is based on a school's overall academic performance or progress in closing a...

 2021-09-23 00:01 

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[ Davenport ]

One month after moving in, fire destroys Moline couple's home...

Four days after a fire ripped through their home, a couple in Moline is now struggling to find a new place to stay. Philip Tate and Jessica Houdyshell were at home in their half of the duplex Saturday evening, getting comfortable in the space they had jus...

 2021-09-22 23:54 

The Des Moines Register

Chicago Cubs prospect Christopher Morel joins Iowa Cubs for the 'Triple-A Final Stretch'...

After spending the season with the Double-A Tennessee Smokies, Cubs prospect Christopher Morel has been promoted to the Triple-A Iowa Cubs....

 2021-09-22 23:33 

The Des Moines Register

Des Moines University celebrates progress on new campus with symbolic structural touch...

The campus is built on 88 acres at 8025 Grand Ave. in West Des Moines — an area that has undergone significant development in recent years....

 2021-09-22 23:30 

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[ Davenport ]

WANTED: Have you seen these fugitives?...

It's a Local 4 News exclusive. You can get an elevated reward for information on this week's cases. Jessice Franks, 41, 5-feet-10 inches tall, 150 pounds, blonde hair, blue eyes. She is wanted by Rock Island County Sheriff's Office for probati...

 2021-09-22 23:10 

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[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Ramp connecting I-80 westbound and U.S. 218 southbound to permanently close September 27...

Iowa DOT is preparing for major traffic revisions and detours in Johnson County starting next week. Beginning Monday night, Sept. 27, at 11 p. m. , the existing westbound Interstate 80 to southbound U. S. 218 ramp will be closed permanently to allow for t...

 2021-09-22 22:51 

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[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

UI hospitals head says virus surge leading to staff burnout...

The head of Iowa's largest hospital said Wednesday that he's worried a surge in coronavirus cases is burning out many nurses and other staffers. Suresh Gunasekaran, the CEO of the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, told reporte...

 2021-09-22 22:50 

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[ Davenport ]

Local waitress serving food, art, and smiles despite pressure from staffing shortages...

A local mother, artist, and waitress at 11th Street Precinct — Savannah Montegna — is no stranger to the value of hard work. She manages to raise her 2.5 year old son and cultivate her passion for art all while working as a waitress — a ...

 2021-09-22 22:50 

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[ Davenport ]

Glenview Middle School is the only QC school to offer Mariachi music lessons...

We're celebrating Hispanic Heritage month at Local 4 News, today we introduce you to students from Glenview Middle School in East Moline. They're learning how to play traditional Mexican music. The Glenview Middle School mariachi band started in 2...

 2021-09-22 22:45 

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[ Davenport ]

High school sets homecoming events for Friday...

The Rock Island High School Homecoming events are set for Friday. Homecoming assembly will be 1:30 p.m. at RIHS stadium, where there will be activities and the king and queen announcement. The Homecoming parade will start at 3:30 p.m. and the procession b...

 2021-09-22 22:19 

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[ Davenport ]

GOP to Dems: You'll have to raise the debt limit alone...

Everyone in Washington agrees that raising the debt limit is necessary to prevent dire consequences to the US economy. Still, Congress is unable to come to an agreement to ensure the government can pay its debt....

 2021-09-22 22:03 

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[ Davenport ]

Sheriff's office seeks public's help about woman's disappearance, death...

The Jo Daviess County Sheriff's Office seeks the public's help for information about the 2020 disappearance and death of 57-year-old Laura A. Kowal of Galena, Ill. Kowal was reported missing/endangered on Friday, Aug, 7, 2020, and was last seen ab...

 2021-09-22 21:53 

The Des Moines Register

Following Burlington's success, 3 new stores to open at Westridge Shopping Center in Clive...

The Westridge Shopping Center in Clive will now be fully leased. Hallmark, David's Bridal and JOANN Fabric are opening in strip mall....

 2021-09-22 21:53 

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[ Davenport ]

Hogtoberfest returns to the QCA...

Friendly House is bringing back a popular event. Hogtoberfest is returning this year after being shut down by the pandemic. Steve Gottcent from Friendly House stopped by Local 4 to talk about the importance of this event....

 2021-09-22 21:46 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

From Ida to Iowa: An Iowa's News Now Exclusive...

It's been for weeks since Hurricane Ida made landfall as as major, category 4 storm in southeastern Louisiana. As we know all to well here in Eastern Iowa, the recovery efforts four weeks after a natural disaster are ongoing and have a long road ahead...

 2021-09-22 21:44 

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[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

California man suspected in double killing arrested in Iowa...

A southern California man suspected of fatally shooting two people in Long Beach has been arrested in a suburb of Des Moines, Iowa, federal officials said. The U. S. Marshals Service said police arrested Joshua Wells, 29. of Long Beach, last week near a f...

 2021-09-22 21:42 

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[ Davenport ]

Republican senators won't budge on debt limit increase as Democrats push big spending bill...

Democrats are moving to pass the increase along with a bill to fund the government. But Republicans say Democrats need to do it all—on their own....

 2021-09-22 21:38 

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[ Davenport ]

Answering your COVID-19 vaccine questions...

A committee of top vaccine experts is meeting right now to decide who should be eligible for a booster dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 shot. A vote is expected Thursday. Meanwhile, Johnson & Johnson announced a second dose of the vaccine leads to stronger pro...

 2021-09-22 21:28 

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[ Davenport ]

Opponent preview: Colorado State Rams...

The non-conference slate comes to an end this week as No. 5 Iowa (3-0) takes on Colorado State (1-2). It's the first meeting between the two schools, but it's not the first time they've seen former Vine star and Colorado State head coach Steve...

 2021-09-22 21:26 

The Des Moines Register

Can Iowa's private schools require masks? Schools taking different approaches after 'nebulous' order...

A judge's order with ambiguous wording has left private schools confused about whether they are allowed to mandate masks — or if they were left out....

 2021-09-22 21:19 

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[ Davenport ]

House Democrats push abortion rights bill...

House Democrats are teeing up a vote on a sweeping abortion bill. The push comes as Democrats try to combat a wave of state laws looking to restrict abortion access as early as six weeks....

 2021-09-22 21:13 

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[ Davenport ]

US lawmakers and experts worry about kids and COVID-19...

United States lawmakers say not enough is being done to protect children during the pandemic....

 2021-09-22 21:09 

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[ Davenport ]

Parents in Muscatine protest mask mandate for schools...

Several parents are protesting the mask mandate in Muscatine schools, which began on Monday, Sept. 20. This morning, a group of parents gathered outside the Muscatine school board's office to protest the board's decision to require masks in public...

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