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Irma René Koen was born in Rock Island in 1883, graduated from Rock Island High School, studied at the Art Institute of Chicago, and lived... [Read More]
The finish line of the 5K Lederhosen is the starting line for the Oktoberfest Post-Race Party planned by Church of Peace in Rock Island on... [Read More]
Rock Island fell 29-15 at home. [Read More]
Rock Island hosts Quincy for a Western Big 6 game Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 at the Rock Island Public Schools Stadium. Quincy Blue Devils won,... [Read More]
It's up, up and away at the Rock Island County Fairgrounds this weekend. [Read More]
The Pride of Rock Island, the Rock Island High School marching band, will present the ninth annual Showcase of Bands at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct.... [Read More]
Rock Island Public Library and Augustana College Thomas Tredway Library marked National Library Card Sign Up Month with a formal reciprocal borrowing agreement. [Read More]
A police officer was recovering Friday after he was attacked and beaten while on a call Thursday evening. [Read More]
At least five athletes at a cross-country meet Friday afternoon in Rock Island were transported by ambulance for treatment of heat-related injuries as temperatures in... [Read More]
Edwards River Antique Engine Association fall tractor show8 a.m.-4 p.m., Rodeo Park, 802 Washington St. (North 8th Avenue and Illinois 17), New Windsor. Free, 309-738-7581... [Read More]
Court says group is not public utility... [Read More]
The Illinois Supreme Court has delivered the latest blow to Rock Island Clean Line's plans to build a $600 million wind energy transmission line across... [Read More]
A Rock Island police officer responding to a domestic violence incident was injured and knocked unconscious Thursday. [Read More]
It happened around 6:15 p.m. Thursday, September 21st when an officer responded to a domestic disturbance call, according to a statement from the Rock Island... [Read More]
Police say a man is under arrest and charged with beating an officer until he was unconscious and taking his taser. The incident took place... [Read More]
The Penguin Project of the Quad Cities will return for season two to present "Beauty and the Beast, Jr." on the Brunner Main Stage at... [Read More]
Gouverneur police blotter, Sept.15–21 Friday, September 15 Tyler S. Bates, 26, Gouverneur Arrested @ 12:38 PM on Co. Rt. 11 and charged with harassment 2nd... [Read More]
Gouverneur police blotter, Sept. 8-14 Saturday, September 9 David K. Ferguson, 42, Henderson Charged @ 8:45 AM for passed red light on E. Main Street.... [Read More]
The Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad was founded in Rock Island, Illinois in 1851. [Read More]
Find careers in the Quad Cities! Search employment listings in Davenport, Bettendorf, Rock Island, Moline and East Moline in Iowa and Illinois. [Read More]