Updated The 43rd annual RAGBRAI bike trek across Iowa is less than seven weeks away, and working out details is on the minds of organizers.
Updated Bettendorf police and fire department crews flooded the scene of a gas leak Tuesday in the downtown area near 11th and Grant streets, where authorities evacuated businesses and homes.
Three years after Quad-City developer Todd Raufeisen took over the ownership of Fyre Lake Golf Club in Sherrard, the Jack Nicklaus-designed course will change hands again under a new partnership announced on Tuesday.
A 15-year-old Bettendorf boy accused of stabbing his older brother to death told police that he believed his brother was going to assault their mother during a verbal argument, according to court documents.
CHICAGO — The Chicago Bulls made it official Tuesday, hiring Iowa State's Fred Hoiberg to replace Tom Thibodeau.
Updated A Moline teenager pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges alleging that he shot and killed an 18-year-old and seriously injured another male last month.
A man suspected in a retail theft briefly escaped from Moline police Tuesday, resulting in an additional charge after he was recaptured.
Prosecutor reviewing evidence in RI officer-involved shooting
The Rock Island County Integrity Task Force said Tuesday that it has handed over to prosecutors the results of its investigation into the April shooting of a Rock Island man by a police officer.
Alleman bows out in softball sectional semifinals
DUNLAP — The nine-foot outfield fence around the Dunlap High School softball diamond certainly did not intimidate Bloomington freshman Ellie Weltha.
Normal slips past UT in softball sectional semifinal
NORMAL — The winning run stood on third base with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning.
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