RISE: Ways to Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day Today - Mon, 20 Jan 2020
Monday, January 20th, 2020 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The federal holiday celebrates the birthday of the minister and activist, who was born January 15th, 1929. Dr. King became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the Civil Rights Movement from 1955 until his assassination in 1968. “I have a dream… that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed.” To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Augustana College held its […]
Taal volcano eruption poses deadly dilemma for people living in its shadow - Mon, 20 Jan 2020
"It was totally destroyed. I only saw it yesterday. I saw our barangay (village) and can't help but cry,"
Tracking a nice warming trend in the week ahead - Mon, 20 Jan 2020
Andrew's tracking a warmer weather pattern in the days ahead, but that will also mean another strong storm system. Here's when it arrives.
Political News Headlines
Amid hacking fears, Iowa and Nevada to use app for caucus results - Sat, 18 Jan 2020
Two of the first three states to vote in the Democratic presidential race will use new mobile apps to gather results from thousands of caucus sites.
Women for Trump make campaign stop in Davenport - Sat, 18 Jan 2020
With the Iowa caucuses less than three weeks away a group supporting President Trump's 2020 campaign made a stop in Davenport Friday, January 17.
States sue USDA over new food stamps work requirement - Sat, 18 Jan 2020
The District of Columbia and New York state filed a lawsuit along with 13 other states and New York City against the US Department of Agriculture on Thursday challenging new Trump administration regulations that will require more food stamp recipients to work in order to receive benefits.
The Score Sunday – Riverdale GBB, Augustana MBB, FCA - Mon, 20 Jan 2020
This week on The Score Sunday we talk with the 15-2 Riverdale Girls Basketball Team. The Rams are leading the TRAC and ranked in the state. Augustana Men’s Basketball picked up a couple big wins this past week to move them into third place in the CCIW. The FCA story of the week features Assumption Freshman Wrestler Derrick Bass.
Sportscast January 18, 2020 - Sun, 19 Jan 2020
Illinois holds off in state rival Northwestern 75-71. Rock Island needs overtime to beat Lincoln 54-53 in a battle of top 10 ranked teams. 45th Geneseo Wrestling Invitational has several local grapplers going for gold. Iowa stays perfect this season in wrestling as they beat Nebraska 26-6.
MTI Score Standout - Sun, 19 Jan 2020
Vote for this weeks Midwest Technical Institute Score Standout.
Food & Health News
The story behind the spirit of Brazil - Thu, 16 Jan 2020
Mexico has tequila. Colombia has aguardiente. Cuba has rum. Brazil's spirit goes by the name of cachaça, a rum-like liquor steeped in history.
Female 007 ruled out by James Bond producer - Thu, 16 Jan 2020
James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli has poured cold water on the idea that the enigmatic spy should be played by a woman.
Mother and son behind Special Kneads Bakery receives a special gift on national TV - Wed, 15 Jan 2020
A Galva woman and her son got a big surprise during Good Morning America.