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10/01/2014, 11:01 am Rock Island Police Department Incident Report Summary for Public Printed 10/1/2014 7:03:00AM 2014-012645 On 9/30/2014 07:39 A.M. a report ...
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10/01/2014, 8:37 am Jewel-Osco stores in Illinois, Indiana and Iowa were among several U.S. supermarkets affected by another recent card fraud incident, ...
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09/30/2014, 7:48 pm For a second time, Casey Hunter has been found guilty of being a felon in possession of a gun in ...
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09/30/2014, 7:28 pm Rock Island County's Emergency Management Director Jerry Shirk was cited for a traffic accident late last month that injured a ...
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09/30/2014, 5:26 pm DAVENPORT - A trial scheduled to start last week to examine Davenport's payment of $387,500 to a national accounting firm ...
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09/30/2014, 7:42 pm ALEDO - The former Aledo Park District treasurer who pleaded guilty to felony theft in December and was sentenced in ...
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09/30/2014, 10:41 am Rock Island Police Department Incident Report Summary for Public Printed 9/30/2014 7:03:00AM 2014-012601 On 9/29/2014 07:07 A.M. a report that ...
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09/30/2014, 10:34 am Paramedics tend to a moped rider after he was struck by a Davenport police vehicle at the intersection of 5th ...
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09/29/2014, 10:34 pm Trial began Monday in federal court for a Rock Island man facing his second round of prosecution in connection with ...
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09/29/2014, 6:24 pm Henry County Circuit Court Judge Thomas Burglund found probable cause Monday to believe Brian J. Baze, 47, of Moline, ...
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09/29/2014, 7:39 pm One person was injured around noon Monday when a Davenport police car collided with a moped. The accident occurred at ...
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09/29/2014, 3:32 pm ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) A federal judge has denied former Dixon Comptroller Rita Crundwell's request for a public defender ...
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09/29/2014, 3:38 pm JASPER COUNTY - A 26-year-old Davenport man is dead after a motor-vehicle chase with Iowa law enforcement authorities on Interstate ...
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09/29/2014, 12:52 pm A Muscatine man missing since Thursday was found, disoriented but safe, on Sunday, in Johnson County. William Morgan, 81, ...
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09/29/2014, 9:22 am Rock Island Police Department Incident Report Summary for Public Printed 9/29/2014 7:03:00AM 2014-012572 On 9/28/2014 11:07 A.M. a report that ...
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09/29/2014, 9:18 am Rock Island Police Department Incident Report Summary for Public Printed 9/28/2014 7:03:00AM 2014-012529 On 9/27/2014 07:10 A.M. a report that ...
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09/29/2014, 9:16 am Rock Island Police Department Incident Report Summary for Public Printed 9/27/2014 7:03:00AM 2014-012479 On 9/26/2014 10:57 A.M. a report that ...
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09/29/2014, 7:58 am DIXON, Ill. (AP) A hearing on whether former Dixon comptroller Rita Crundwell's pension should be part of her ...
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  Today is Wednesday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2014. There are 91 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: It is rumored in the streets that the 13 negroes sent to Quincy on the Moline quota were refused. We think this must be a mistake.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Harvey McKenna, of Detroit, billiard player matched to play Wizard Schafer in New York in January for the world championship, was a professional friend and manager, Billy Catton in Rock Island.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Levi Cralle, former Rock Island county sheriff, had come from his farm near Mitchell, S.D. to visit friends in the city.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Work is being rushed on the new high school building in Orion to replace the one destroyed by fire last winter. Classes are being held in churches.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Rehearsals for the 84th season of the Handel Oratorio Society chorus will begin at 7:30 p.m. Monday on the stage of Centennial Hall, Augustana College.
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Rock Island City Council's plan announced this week to have the federal government vacate Valley Homes public housing and move residents to Arsenal Courts to reduce density may not be feasible.






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