Armored Gardens hosts employees of flooded businesses on a day it’s normally closed - Tue, 21 May 2019
Usually Armored Gardens is closed on Mondays, but now they're giving people who lost their jobs due to flooding a chance to make some money.
Several men facing charges and others on the run after stealing guns in Monmouth and Galesburg - Tue, 21 May 2019
Three Peoria men are facing charges for stealing around 100 guns from a local business and a farm king in March of 2019.
Channel Cat opening delayed - Mon, 20 May 2019
They tell WQAD a start date has not been determined.
Political News Headlines
Beto O-Rourke tours flooding in Davenport - Tue, 21 May 2019
O-Rourke was joined by city leaders and spoke with Davenport's chamber of commerce.
Police stop McDonald’s from selling milkshakes near Nigel Farage rally - Tue, 21 May 2019
Police ordered a McDonald's in Scotland to stop selling milkshakes over fears people would dunk them over Brexit campaigner Nigel Farage, staff said, after a flurry of incidents have left prominent far-right activists doused in the creamy liquid.
Poll: Most of Illinois says marijuana should be legal - Mon, 20 May 2019
Six out of ten voters support legalizing recreational marijuana, taxing it and regulating it (60% support vs. 35% oppose).
WQAD’s Mat Randazzo sits down with JDC Champion Michael Kim - Tue, 21 May 2019
WQAD Sports Director Matt Randazzo sits down with JDC Champion Michael Kim. JDC Tournament director Clair Peterson talks 2019 field.
WQAD Sports May 20th- Pioneers and Chargers 3 peat; Princeton softball makes history - Tue, 21 May 2019
Alleman bests St. Bede 5-3 to earn 3rd straight Regional title Orion edges Mercer County for their 3rd straight Regional title Princeton softball makes school history with Regional title
The Score Sunday – Assumption track, Rock Island Soccer, Rockridge Softball, FCA - Mon, 20 May 2019
Assumption Girls Track takes 3rd at the State Meet. They talk about this season and what made them such a great team. Rock Island Girls Soccer makes history by winning the schools first Regional Championship. Rockridge Softball wins their 5th straight Regional Championship. The FCA story of the week features Brad Swanson as he ends his tenure at Galesburg and gets ready to take over the Kewanee Football program.
Food & Health News
‘Game of Thrones’ leaves plastic bottle in shot during finale - Mon, 20 May 2019
Hey Game of Thrones fans - did you spot the water bottle?
Motown memories come alive at Putnam rooftop concert - Sun, 19 May 2019
A rooftop concert at the Putnam Museum had to be moved indoors due to the rain but that didnt stop the music and the fun.
How you can support local breweries and drink your way to earning prizes - Sat, 18 May 2019
Quad Cities Craft Beer Week wrapped up at Five Cities Brewing Company on Friday, May 17.