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 2020-04-09 03:22 

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[ Davenport ]

Boy Scout Leaders remember longtime volunteer Ben Rogers...

Boy Scouts in the Quad Cities are remembering a long-time volunteer of the program. Ben Rogers died yesterday from the coronavirus. He volunteered with the Boy Scouts for more than 40 years and worked with thousands of kids. "He made a commitment and ...

 2020-04-09 03:10 

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[ Davenport ]

El alcale de Davenport habla sobre COVID-19...

El miercoles durante la reunin del Concejo Municipal de Davenport, el alcalde Mike Matson hizo la siguiente declaracin al respecto de COVID-19, agradeciendo a la comunidad durante estos tiempos y aconsejando a los residentes de Davenport que se queden en ...

 2020-04-09 03:07 

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[ Davenport ]

Iowa Football recruiting director on getting the job done during the pandemic...

Iowa Football Director of Recruiting Tyler Barnes gave us some insight as to how the team is handling the process during the pandemic. "(Barnes/Iowa) "We're just kind of taking it week-by-week and just waiting to see how it all shakes out with...

 2020-04-09 02:45 

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[ Davenport ]

Republicans and Democrats at odds trying to protect small businesses...

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — Leaders in Washington D.C. are racing to get more money to help small businesses survive the coronavirus pandemic. Around $350 billion was originally slated for small business loans but it's quickly running out. The Trump ...

 2020-04-09 02:45 

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[ Davenport ]

President Trump jokes he'll "take a look" at giving pardon to Joe Exotic...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WTVO) — During Wednesday's press briefing, Donald Trump was asked about a possible pardon to the cult icon of Netflix's Tiger King, who is serving a 22-year sentence for his role in a murder-for-hire plot. The question came...

 2020-04-09 02:45 

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[ Davenport ]

Disney+ hits 50 million subscribers after five months...

(WIAT) — Disney announced Wednesday that its streaming service Disney+ has reached 50 million paid subscribers within five months of launching In a press release from Disney, the streaming service was brought to eight Western-European countries and ...

 2020-04-09 02:45 

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[ Davenport ]

Children must stay inside, face-covering mandatory in several South Texas counties...

All border counties in South Texas from Laredo to the Gulf Coast are now requiring residents to cover their faces in public, and many have implemented rules ordering children must stay at home and are not allowed in stores. The counties also have increase...

 2020-04-09 02:45 

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[ Davenport ]

WVU announces "more than a dozen" students have tested positive for COVID-19...

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (WBOY) The Monongalia County Health Department and West Virginia University were notified April 8 that "more than a dozen" WVU students have tested positive for COVID-19. Officials explained that although investigations and conta...

 2020-04-09 02:45 

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[ Davenport ]

Countries start thinking about easing up on restrictions...

NEW YORK (AP) — Even as coronavirus deaths mount across Europe and New York, the U.S. and other countries are starting to contemplate an exit strategy and thinking about a staggered and carefully calibrated easing of the restrictions designed to cur...

 2020-04-09 02:45 

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[ Davenport ]

How coronavirus spread through a birthday and a funeral in Chicago...

CHICAGO (NEXSTAR) One person who attended a birthday and a funeral in Chicago earlier this year likely left 16 people infected with coronavirus, three of whom died, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study. The gatherings happened a...

 2020-04-09 02:42 

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[ Davenport ]

What BBQ & Bar provides 50 free meals to hospital workers...

It's been a trying time for businesses as they try to navigate their way through the Coronavirus Pandemic. What BBQ & Bar in LeClaire is still doing well despite the situation. In order to give back they are donating at least 50 free meals to local ho...

 2020-04-09 02:41 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Holy Family staff brings positive message to students with wave parade...

Iowa schools have been shut down for nearly a month due to the coronavirus and, with no real end in sight, many teachers and students are missing one another. Social distancing and mother nature couldn't stop the staff of Holy Family School Systems fr...

 2020-04-09 02:29 

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[ Davenport ]

Restaurant co-owner starts hot meal program in Galesburg...

Restaurants are struggling during these times and some are having to completely close down their business. That's the case for a co-owner in Galesburg and now she has found a way to help during the Coronavirus outbreak. Angelica Mangieri started Commu...

 2020-04-09 02:14 

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[ Davenport ]

Moline Football Head Coach Mike Morrissey...

"THE MOLINE FOOTBALL TEAM CAPPING OFF ANOTHER GREAT YEAR UNDER HEAD COACH MIKE MORRISSEY — REACHING THE PLAYOFFS FOR THE 3RD SEASON IN A ROW. "TO MAKE THE PLAYOFFS AGAIN AND BE PART OF THE POST-SEASON, IS ALWAYS IMPORTANT, IT'S ALWAYS A ...

 2020-04-09 02:00 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Century-long streak set to be snapped with new brewery in Buchanan County...

A meeting at a local home brew club is now set to snap a century-long dry spell. Lucas Gray and Brandon Mikel met at a club gathering in Independence - and now the two home brewers are putting their passion for pilsners into plans for Allerton Brewing Com...

 2020-04-09 01:40 

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[ Davenport ]

Genesis Medical Center is still available for health care needs unrelated to COVID-19...

As COVID-19 continues to spread in the Quad Cities and surrounding areas, Genesis Medical Center wants residents to know they are still caring for the community in ways unrelated to the pandemic. Amid COVID-19 concerns, Genesis Medical Center campuses in ...

 2020-04-09 01:26 

The Des Moines Register

Iowa nursing home officials say past violations not reflective of 84-person coronavirus outbreak there...

Officials there's no correlation between past violations that includes five infection control infractions and current coronavirus outbreak....

 2020-04-09 01:20 

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[ Davenport ]

Congress breaks tradition during pandemic; House members can submit bills electronically...

WASHINGTON (NEXSTAR) — Faced with the prospect of an extended absence from Washington, the House of Representatives is moving at least some of its work online. "It is a smart thing to move us forward," Virginia Rep. Don Beyer said. For at le...

 2020-04-09 00:44 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Colder pattern to last for several days...

The brief mild spell is long gone as the area transitions to a much colder weather pattern that will last at least through mid-April. The Climate Prediction Center has a high probability of well below-normal temperatures for the entire Midwest during this...

 2020-04-09 00:33 

The Des Moines Register

A look at the nursing home that's the epicenter of COVID-19 spread in Iowa...

At least 84 residents and staff at the Heritage Specialty Care facility in Cedar Rapids have been diagnosed with COVID-19....

 2020-04-09 00:10 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Lights to honor Iowa City seniors won't turn on at Bates Field citing crowd concerns...

Students and athletes, hoping for a tribute to their senior years at Bates Field in Iowa City Wednesday night, will not see the stadium lights turned on. According to Iowa City High School Principal John Bates, the lights will not go on after rumors of a ...

 2020-04-09 00:00 

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[ Davenport ]

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: My Pillow guy tells Local 4 how he's spreading masks and hope...

One pillow brand that started in the Midwest is getting thousands of masks into the hands of hospitals. My Pillow started refocusing most of its efforts on producing masks. They're currently making 30,000 masks a day sending them to medical facilities...

 2020-04-08 23:44 

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[ Davenport ]

In Depth: See what Congress is doing to keep people employed...

As the U.S. nears 15,000 coronavirus deaths, our team in Washington, D.C. is examining the issues that likely won't be featured tonight during primetime cable news — including what's being done to help small businesses keep workers on the pa...

 2020-04-08 23:29 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Iowa Democratic Party county conventions to be held remotely...

The Iowa Democratic Party on Wednesday announced it will hold its county conventions this monthly remotely because of the pandemic. Officials said that county party leaders have been briefed on options on how to hold their convention and receive ballots, ...

 2020-04-08 23:10 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Iowa expands small business program for $24 million in total grants...

Gov. Kim Reynolds on Wednesday said the state is expanding a grant program for small businesses, after receiving thousands of applications requesting assistance to alleviate financial burdens sustained due to the pandemic....

 2020-04-08 23:10 

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[ Davenport ]

Davenport Mayor Mike Matson responds to COVID-19 outbreak: 'Staying home is the most important line of defense we have'...

During tonight's Davenport City Council meeting, Mayor Mike Matson made the following statement regarding the COVID-19 outbreak, thanking the community for their outreach and advising Davenport residents to stay at home when possible: "In these ch...

 2020-04-08 22:56 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

5,000 food boxes will be handed out through HACAP...

Volunteers are packing thousands of boxes of food for those in need. The new partnership between the city of Cedar Rapids, Hawkeye Area Community Action Plan, ImOn Ice Arena and VenuWorks starts Wednesday night. 5,000 boxes will be handed out on Thursday....

 2020-04-08 22:54 

The Des Moines Register

Des Moines police seek man for information in slaying on Kingman Boulevard...

Polk County District Court judge issued a material witness warrant for Antonio "Jon Jon" Hodges in connection with a fatal shooting Saturday....

 2020-04-08 22:36 

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[ Davenport ]

Human rights group says detainees at ICE facilities at risk...

Asylum seekers and other detainees in ICE facilities have launched protests because they fear for their lives due to reports of the spread of COVID-19 within ice facilities....

 2020-04-08 22:34 

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[ Davenport ]

Latino workers 'disproportionally' hit by COVID-19 layoffs, business closings, leaders say...

"They are front line heroes, but they are not being treated as essential workers, and that is something that needs to change immediately."Domingo Garcia, president of the League of United Latin American Citizens...

 2020-04-08 22:33 

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[ Davenport ]

Coronavirus response: More help on way for small businesses, lawmakers say...

Lawmakers are asking for more funding for small businesses to survive the economic impact of the coronavirus outbreak. They say despite a rocky start, the new emergency program has been a success....

 2020-04-08 22:17 

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[ Davenport ]

How Quad City residents are adjusting their Easter plans...

However Easter looked in the past for Patches Fessel's family, it's going to look a lot different this year. "This year for Easter, you know, we've decided you know we're probably just going to do like some FaceTime stuff with family m...

 2020-04-08 22:13 

The Des Moines Register

Service while you wait: Kum & Go launches full-service fueling in Des Moines...

Every Kum & Go station will offer the program beginning next week....

 2020-04-08 22:10 

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[ Davenport ]

Lawmakers look to add more money to emergency fund as small businesses report issues accessing loans...

Small business owners nationwide have reported issues accessing emergency loans just to stay afloat....

 2020-04-08 22:09 

The Des Moines Register

Photos: 17 unique murals to look for in central Des Moines...

Can you recognize these 17 downtown murals?...

 2020-04-08 22:06 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Passover will be celebrated, just differently this year...

Passover begins on Wednesday evening on April, 8th. This year's celebrations will be a little different than in years' past. Rabbi Todd Thalblum of Temple Judah says this year instead of gathering together, they will be holding services through on...

 2020-04-08 22:04 

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[ Davenport ]

Lawmakers push for more groups to get stimulus money...

Millions of struggling Americans are anxiously awaiting direct payments promised by the federal government....

 2020-04-08 21:58 

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[ Davenport ]

Experts: U.S. food supply steady but for how long...

Experts say they are not sure how long the system can survive the pressure the pandemic is putting on every level....

 2020-04-08 21:56 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Iowa Workforce Development battling high number of calls, urging patience...

With over 40. 000 unemployment applications when numbers were last released, Iowa's employment insurance agency is trying to help Iowan's as best they can. "We have hired additional temporary staff to assist with the phones and they will be tr...

 2020-04-08 21:53 

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[ Davenport ]

It's harder to stay safe at home for domestic violence victims what's being done?...

New York Democratic Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says more should be done to meet the increasing need....

 2020-04-08 21:47 

The Des Moines Register

Photos: Mt. Olive Church brings its Easter egg hunt to peoples doorsteps....

Mt. Olive Church normally holds an Easter egg hunt but had to cancel this years due to COVID-19. Instead they are cleaning the eggs and delivering them to people who otherwise wouldn't be able to have an egg hunt....

 2020-04-08 21:45 

The Des Moines Register

Local law enforcement agencies take steps to protect personnel from coronavirus...

Law enforcement agencies around the metro area said they are taking steps to protect personnel from COVID-19...

 2020-04-08 21:42 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Palo United Methodist feeding area kids...

One local church is making sure kids in Cedar Rapids don't go hungry while schools are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Michael Wood is on the Board of Directors for the Palo United Methodist Church. He says his church is providing meals for st...

 2020-04-08 21:21 

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[ Davenport ]

Parts of Muscatine to be closed down Friday for flood preparation...

Due to the Mississippi River reaching moderate flood stage in Muscatine, and in accordance with the city's flood plan, the Department of Public Works will begin closing down areas of Riverside Park and River Road on Friday, April 10. The Department of...

 2020-04-08 21:05 

The Des Moines Register

West Des Moines man shares his coronavirus experience through live video chats on Facebook...

Matt McCauley has gone out of his way to share his coronavirus experience through live Facebook video chats....

 2020-04-08 21:04 

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[ Davenport ]

Illinois numbers continue to climb; 1,529 new cases, 82 deaths both most in a single-day...

The Illinois Department of Public Health announced on Wednesday 1,529 new COVID-19 cases and 82 additional deaths, both the highest number in a single-day. That brings the state's total positive cases to 15,078 out of the 75,066 tests performed. There...

 2020-04-08 21:04 

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[ Davenport ]

Visitors at Rock Island County Court Complex required to wear face covering...

Wednesday afternoon Rock Island County Sheriff Gerald Bustos announced that beginning Thursday, March 9 all visitors of the Rock Island County Court Complex will need to wear a face covering (i.e. N95 mask, scarf, or homemade cloth covering). Due to the d...

 2020-04-08 20:59 

The Des Moines Register

Sambetti's, Grumpy Goat giving away free 'take-and-bake' pasta meals daily...

"The need was obvious," says restaurateur Steve McFadden, McFadden....

 2020-04-08 20:29 

KGAN

[ CBS Cedar Rapids ]

Gov. Reynolds declares Thursday as a "Day of Prayer" in Iowa...

Governor Kim Reynolds signed a new proclamation declaring Thursday, April 9 as a "Day of Prayer" in Iowa. The governor is urging Iowans to "unite in prayer" in light of the COVID-19 Pandemic. "Whether you are a nurse on the frontlines ...

 2020-04-08 20:29 

The Des Moines Register

Coronavirus shutdown creates uncertainty throughout Minor League Baseball...

The coronarvius has had a major impact on every sport. But none may be hurt more by it than minor league baseball....

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