Debora Alexander Claims Big Prize In ‘$100,000 Mega Crossword’ Scratch Game

CLIVE, Iowa – A Davenport woman won a big lottery prize earlier this month playing her favorite scratch game.

Debora Alexander claimed the 19th of 33 prizes of $10,000 available in the Iowa Lottery’s “$100,000 Mega Crossword” scratch game.

WHEATON, IL (06/22/2017)-- Wheaton College student Tyler Hoeksema of Davenport, Iowa, was named to the Dean's List for the spring 2017 semester.

To earn Dean's List honors at Wheaton, an undergraduate student must carry 12 or more credit hours and achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher on the 4.0 scale.

Savanna – State Representative Tony McCombie is partnering with the Rock Falls Chamber of Commerce to host a FREE community shred event on Saturday July 22, from 9 a.m. to noon at 603 W. 10th Street in the City of Rock Falls parking lot.

WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley today released the following statement on the Minority’s obstruction of the Judiciary Committee’s work via a rarely-used procedural tool to curb committee work.

July Second Saturday - Saturday, July 8

Come join us on the Second Saturday of each month for fun German-inspired activities from 1-2pm. 

All Children and Students with a valid student ID get Free Entry to the museum all day!

Come by at 1pm on July 8th for a Grimm Brothers Story Reading and a Finger Puppet craft activity!

Magic With David Casas - Saturday, July 8 @ 6pm

Rising juniors at Augustana and St. Ambrose earn cost-of-college scholarships for '17-'18


Kernels use three-run fourth to earn series split

DAVENPORT, Iowa – The River Bandits lost 6-2 to the Cedar Rapids Kernels on Sunday afternoon at Modern Woodmen Park. Clark Beeker earned his team-leading seventh win for Cedar Rapids. Caleb Hamilton and Ben Rortvedt hit back-to-back homeruns for the Kernels.

For immediate release June 21, 2017



Blue Grass Iowa resident Michael Valerius Jr. a Peru State College online student had three written pieces published in "Peru State College Writer's Guild Leaf Press: Special Sesquicentennial 
Edition." The publication covers student writings printed selections over the course of 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 school years.

Michael won 3rd place is "Poetry Category:2015-2016" is the poem "Little Brown Rocks", page 73.

WASHINGTON – Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley and Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein and Crime and Terrorism Subcommittee Chairman Lindsey Graham and Ranking Member Sheldon Whitehouse today made the following statement after holding a bipartisan meeting with Special Counsel Bob Mueller regarding investigations into Russian interference in the 2016 elections and the circumstances surrounding the removal of former FBI Director James Comey: