Tuesday - September 17, 2019
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Local News Headlines

Kirkwood teen closer to diagnosis after her memory loss medical mystery gains international attention - Tue, 17 Sep 2019
The memory of a Kirkwood, Illinois teen resets every two hours. However, luckily for Riley Horner, her story is a medical mystery others can't forget.

Muscatine B&B rumored to house prohibition era tunnel - Tue, 17 Sep 2019
If the bed and breakfast is actually connected to the rumored tunnel, Osborne the owner says it would probably be through an old pantry. But Osborne says he wouldn't even consider digging into the pantry until after he retires.

Rock Island issues warning to Rock River boaters - Tue, 17 Sep 2019
Rock Island city officials are warning boaters to avoid the Rock River West of Ben Williamson Park.

New York Times’ botched Kavanaugh story the latest in series of blunders from Opinion section - Tue, 17 Sep 2019
The New York Times was reeling on Monday after its Opinion section fumbled a high-profile story about an allegation of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, drawing widespread criticism and condemnation of the newspaper.

Unseasonable warmth rest of the week… Later week shower, too - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
Temperatures warmed quickly after seeing some pretty dense fog this morning in parts of the area.  Highs this afternoon easily reached well around the mid 80s. Like this morning, more fog is expected to redevelop overnight into Tuesday morning with overnight lows in the middle 60s. This unseasonably warm and humid August-like weather pattern will extend through the rest of the work week with daytime highs well into the 80s… possibly reaching 90 before the weekend. What about rainfall?  Well, […]

Suspect in Minnesota synagogue fire tried to put it out, police say - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
A man suspected of burning a synagogue in Duluth, Minnesota, said he tried to put out the fire by spitting on it and walked away when he was not successful, according to a criminal complaint.

1 firefighter is dead and 6 colleagues were injured in a building explosion in Maine - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
A fire captain was killed and six colleagues were injured in a building explosion in Farmington, Maine, that may be related to a propane or gas leak, officials said Monday.

49th QC Honor Flight: The journey and the arrival - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
Early in the morning on Thursday, September, 12, 100 plus veterans arrived at the QC Airport to donuts and a welcoming party!

49th QC Honor Flight: The trip back and a welcome home - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
The Veterans never expected what was waiting for them back in the QC.

49th QC Honor Flight: Museums and memorials - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
The main goal of the Honor flight is to see as much as possible in one day! The first stop was the Air and Space Museum followed by The Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam, and Korean War Memorials, Followed by the World War 2 Memorial.

Making something new out of an outdated treasure at the Hauberg Center in Rock Island - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
The historic terrace garden at the Hauberg Center in Rock Island is being restored.

49th QC Honor Flight: Before the flight - Mon, 16 Sep 2019
This year marked the 49th Honor Flight from the QC to Washington D.C. Over 100 Veterans from all branches of the military made the Journey.