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Police: 46-year-old Davenport man struck, killed by car

Nov. 27, 2021 12:54 PM EST

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A 46-year-old Davenport man was struck and killed Friday evening by a car, police said. Emergency responders came to the scene around 8:23 p.m. after receiving a call about a pedestrian who was hit by a car in Davenport, the Quad-City Times...

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 24, 2021 00:57 AM EST

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= ADM, Adel 50, Van Meter 31 AGWSR, Ackley 40, Hudson 34 Alta-Aurelia 46, South O'Brien, Paullina 36 Ankeny Centennial 44, Des Moines, North 30 BCLUW, Conrad 46,...

Four Iowans plead guilty in small business loan fraud scheme

Nov. 19, 2021 18:21 PM EST

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Three former bank executives and the president of a lending service provider have pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit wire fraud in a scheme that defrauded the Small Business Administration of millions of dollars, federal prosecutors announced Friday. ...

Class 2A Texas high school football playoff pairings

Nov. 08, 2021 09:41 AM EST

Class 2A Texas high school football playoff pairings, provided by Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine and texasfootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 2A DIVISION I Region I Panhandle (5-5) vs Floydada...

Class 2A Texas high school football playoff pairings

Nov. 06, 2021 23:55 PM EDT

Class 2A Texas high school football playoff pairings, provided by Texas Football magazine and texasfootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 2A DIVISION I Region I Panhandle (5-5) vs Floydada (3-7), 7 p.m. Friday...

Davenport man to be sentenced in January in mother's death

Nov. 03, 2021 08:53 AM EDT

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport man faces sentencing Jan. 12 after pleading guilty to second-degree murder in the death of his mother. McKinsley Watson was originally charged with first-degree murder in the May 2020 death of 59-year-old Victoria Watson. Authorities...

Illinois man arrested in killing outside Davenport club

Oct. 29, 2021 13:51 PM EDT

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An Illinois man has been arrested on suspicion of fatally shooting a man outside a Davenport strip club earlier this month. Lance Johnson, 28, of Rock Island, Illinois, was arrested late Thursday by Rock Island police in the shooting death of...

Editorial Roundup: Iowa

Oct. 25, 2021 10:03 AM EDT

Quad-City Times. Oct. 24, 2021. Editorial: Pass the maps This week, Iowa legislators get another chance to uphold the state’s non-partisan redistricting process. We urge them to do so. Last Thursday, the Legislative Services...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 02:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ADM, Adel 69, Saydel 0 Akron-Westfield 33, Sibley-Ocheyedan 9 Ankeny 56, Des Moines, Lincoln 0 Ankeny Centennial 63, Des Moines, East 6 Assumption, Davenport 42, Maquoketa...

Judge limits strikers' conduct at Deere plant in Iowa

Oct. 20, 2021 18:03 PM EDT

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A judge on Wednesday issued a temporary restraining order that details how picketing workers at the Deere & Co. plant in Davenport must conduct themselves. In seeking the injunction Wednesday, Deere officials alleged that striking workers had...