Video shows spring breakers fight off gunman, foil robbery at Florida gas station - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
Detectives are still searching for the second subject. He’s described as being a man with a stocky build, about 6 feet tall, 210 pounds, with a dark complexion, and dark hair in dreadlocks. The subject's handgun, a silver Taurus 9mm, was stolen in 2017 during a vehicle burglary.
Rock Island denies Brandt Construction’s low bid, grants road repair contract to Valley Construction - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
ROCK ISLAND, Illinois — After a long and brutal winter left significant signs of wear and tear on Rock Island roads, a divided city council granted a road repair project to the second-lowest bidder after denying the job to Brandt Construction, which had the low bid. Voting 4-2, alderman awarded an asphalt street milling and patching project contract to Valley Construction with a bid of $68,884. Brandt construction bid $67, 584 for the job. “Thirteen-hundred dollars might not seem like […]
Shots fired in Rock Island, - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
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Political News Headlines
Bump stock ban officially in effect - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
Multiple groups that support gun rights have issued an emergency request challenging the ban in the supreme court.
County bans unvaccinated minors in public as measles spreads - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
There have been 181 confirmed cases of measles in Brooklyn and Queens since October, most of them involving members of the Orthodox Jewish community, according to the CDC.
US-allied Syrian force declares victory over Islamic State - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
Aid organizations say more than 100 people have died in the journey from Baghouz to the al-Hol camp in Hassakeh province, or soon after arriving.
Iowa Falls to Tennessee Recap - Mon, 25 Mar 2019
Iowa trailed by as many as 25 in their second round NCAA Tournament game against Tennessee. The Hawkeyes rallied in the second half to tie the game at 71 sending it into overtime. Iowa would eventually fall to Tennessee 82-77 ending their 2019 season. Hear what the players had to say after the loss and how they say good bye to their lone Senior Nicholas Baer.
The Score Sunday – Cubs Baseball/ Ivy Envy, Ed Froelich, Off The Kuff, Score Standout, FCA - Mon, 25 Mar 2019
We talk Chicago Cubs Baseball with Corey Fineran from Ivyenvy.com. Chicago made few off season moves now they are ready for the 2019 season. Hear what Corey has to say about the Cubs and about the Ivy Envy Podcast. Ed Froelich is in his last year as Race Director for the QCT Bix 7, hear one of his favorite stories from the race. Brittney Litton goes “Off The Kuff”. The FCA story of the week features Orion’s Seth West.
Iowa Hawkeyes Prepare for Tennessee - Sun, 24 Mar 2019
Iowa Hawkeyes will play 2-Seed Tennessee in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The Hawks have beat some top teams this season and are ready for the challenge of another one. Luka Garza had a big first game in the opening round win over Cincinnati, Iowa is looking for a repeat performance from the Sophomore Forward. Iowa players take a shot at guessing the last time the Hawks played in the Sweet 16.
Food & Health News
Watch: All charges against Jussie Smollett have been dropped, his lawyers say - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
Tuesday's statement from his attorneys maintains that the actor indeed was attacked in Chicago on January 29.
High school’s ‘Alien’ play attracts attention of Hollywood stars - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
Elijah Wood and Patton Oswalt both shared video of the play and former MythBusters co-host Adam Savage said "I need to see this."
Hennepin Canal breach construction won’t begin until April at the earliest - Tue, 26 Mar 2019
Crews have bypassed the breach area by damming up the area of the breach and piping water around it.