Friday - January 18, 2019
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Local News Headlines

Health clinic serves those at risk of HIV - Fri, 18 Jan 2019
MOLINE, Illinois — The Project of the Quad Cities has expanded its HIV services and now includes a PrEP an PEP clinic at its new location in Moline. PrEP and PEP refer to HIV medications to prevent the transmission of HIV or reduce the chances of transmission after exposure. “If people are taking PrEP that means we can end HIV easier,” The Project’s Executive Director Andrea Meirick says. The Project’s new space in the Caxton Building on 1701 River Drive features colorful […]

Dixon man arrested after Washington Elementary “soft” lockdown - Fri, 18 Jan 2019
Officers confirmed that Ball had two valid arrest warrants, one out of Whiteside County and the second out of Lee County.

People parked on Davenport snow route during emergency say “there were no blue flashing lights” - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
Snow emergency in Davenport tows close to 80 cars.

Winter storm alerts out for the area… Check out how much snow you’ll see - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
A Winter Storm WATCH has been issued for the News 8 viewing area beginning Friday afternoon and lasting until 3pm Saturday. Plenty of broken cloudiness heading overnight but we’ll keep it dry with overnight lows around the upper teens. The snowfall I addressed yesterday for the area is still on track for the start of the weekend.  Widespread amounts of 4 to 6 inches looks likely, with some areas north of the Quad Cities along Highway 20 expected to close […]

Dog finds home after 525 days in shelter: ‘She has patiently waited’ - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
"She is an extremely sweet and loving girl and has been a rockstar," the shelter wrote on Facebook.

North Scott Jr. High student accused of pointing loaded gun at teacher pleads not guilty - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
The student accused of trying to shoot a teacher at North Scott Junior High School has pleaded not guilty.

Honeywell announces Galena plant closure, city feels “blindsided” - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
Honeywell announces closure of Galena plant by the end of 2019.

Man injured in Silvis officer-involved shooting identified, held in federal custody - Wed, 26 Dec 2018
A man who was injured in an officer-involved shooting has been released from the hospital and is being held in federal custody.

Crash occurs at Avenue of the Cities and Kennedy Drive in East Moline - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
A crash occurred in the intersection of Kennedy Drive and Avenue of the Cities Thursday afternoon, January 17. 

Boys & Girls Club celebrates 25 years in the QC - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
The Boys and Girls Club is celebrating a quarter-century of "building great futures" in the Quad Cities.

Have New Year’s resolutions? Why doing these 3 things can make them stick - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
As you rang in the New Year, you probably made some resolutions, such as dieting, or exercising, or saving more money. But, chances are by now you may have fallen off the resolution bandwagon.

Mechanical trouble leads to a fiery 3-car crash outside Woodhull - Thu, 17 Jan 2019
The Mercury then caught on fire.