Updated A proposed youth sports complex for Davenport has cleared the first of several hurdles in an effort to attract Iowa hotel/motel and sales tax revenue. The complex is a big part of the 25-acre River 80 reinvestment district that a team of investors including developer Rodney Blackwell wants t…
Three men are in custody after a pursuit on the Rock River involving a helicopter and police boats Monday afternoon. Moline police went to the Rock River about 1 p.m. to investigate reports of a stolen boat, truck and trailer from Iowa. As police were investigating the area around Green Vall…
The latest national study of food insecurity shows that the problem of hunger now touches nearly 13 percent of the entire population — and nearly 22 percent of the children — across the Quad-City region, River Bend Foodbank's executive director said Monday.
Updated IOWA CITY — Given his choice, Brandon Scherff would spend Thursday at a quiet fishing hole with friends or in the solitude of the woods on a bow-hunting expedition.
Updated Davenport resident Rina Upadhyay has not slept much since Saturday when she received an unexpected 6 a.m. phone call from her family in Kathmandu, Nepal.
BALTIMORE — National Guard troops fanned out through the city, shield-bearing police officers blocked the streets and firefighters doused still-simmering blazes early Tuesday as a growing area…
Moline police responded to an armed robbery call Tuesday at Discount Tobacco Ware House, located on the city's northwest side at 180 19th Ave.…
Three men are in custody after a pursuit on the Rock River involving a helicopter and police boats Monday afternoon.
BALTIMORE — The Baltimore Orioles postponed a second straight game against the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday after a night of rioting near Camd…
Monday's prep report
MINNEAPOLIS — One of professional wrestling's most celebrated performers and promoters, Verne Gagne, has died at age 89.
When he arrived at WQAD-TV in 2006, Jason Fechner was determined to stay in the Quad-Cities for two years.
If you think you’ve heard every story about dogs, try this one. Two young dogs were having a happy romp at the dog park in Bettendorf. They we…
When future historians analyze the decline of America they need look no further than the trivialities increasingly occupying our time and conc…
Q. What is Davenport's plan when it comes to them filling in the old "Pit" tennis courts of Central high school just east of Gaines Street?
In the back of his head, Roger Craig can still hear Jack Leabo’s voice.
I thought it fitting that, in the week of Earth Day, I was reading "The Forest Unseen" by David George Haskell.
In his 1972 autobiography, Dick Butkus wrote about what a rotten poker player Doug Buffone was.
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