Find out about primary issues at Election Central


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Posted Online: March 15, 2014, 7:28 pm
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Over the past weeks, The Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus have been providing unmatched coverage of candidates running in the upcoming primary election. For those who might have missed some of the coverage, it is easily accessible through the Election Central link at qconline.com .

National, state and local election stories are archived on the site. Also available are election-oriented editorials, columns and Letters to the Editor. Election Central also has useful links to other websites which provide additional election information.

To get to Election Central click on the icon under the Politics heading on the home page or go to qconline.com/elections .
























 



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  Today is Tuesday, Sept, 30, the 273rd day of 2014. There are 92 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: The ARGUS Boys are very anxious to attend the great Democratic mass meeting tomorrow and we shall therefore, print no paper on the day.
1889 — 125 years ago: H.J. Lowery resigned from his position as manager at the Harper House.
1914 — 100 years ago: Curtis & Simonson was the name of a new legal partnership formed by two younger members of the Rock Island County Bar. Hugh Cyrtis and Devore Simonson..
1939 — 75 years ago: Harry Grell, deputy county clerk was named county recorder to fill the vacancy caused by a resignation.
1964 — 50 years ago: A new world wide reader insurance service program offering around the clock accident protection for Argus subscribers and their families is announced today.
1989 — 25 years ago: Tomato plant and other sensitive greenery may have had a hard time surviving overnight as temperatures neared the freezing point.




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