- Local News
Take a 'National Night Out'
For one night every year, communities across the country celebrate National Night Out, a nationwide initiative to fight crime and promote safe communities.Continued ...
- Well affected by mercury spill is working again
- Big plans in the works for Roosevelt
- Goodman selected Rotary president
- Clinton judge hears motion to suppress in drug case
- Take a 'National Night Out'
Holovach converting back to a starting pitcher
When Blake Holovach takes the mound tonight along the Mississippi River in Davenport, it’ll be in the first inning, which he wasn’t accustomed to in the past.Continued ...
- RVC North claims win
- LumberKings get first win in a week
- Clinton grad, NDSU picked to lead MVC
- Clinton's Smith to join Leathernecks
- Holovach converting back to a starting pitcher
Evers' duck decoy hits auction block
From just a block out of a basswood tree, David Evers creates award-winning pieces of artwork.Continued ...
- VIDEO: Five-year-old doesn't want her brother to grow up
- Relay for Life: Stepping toward awareness
- Contract dispute delays 'Big Bang' production
- Evers' duck decoy hits auction block
The virtues of lying
Two computational scientists set out recently to simulate the effects of lying in a virtual human population. Their results, published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, show that lying is essential for the growth of a cohesive social network.Continued ...
- Low-cost, free cellphone options for seniors
- Off to market: Fulton Buy-Way yard sales are Aug. 8 and 9
- School supplies offered at events
- The virtues of lying
Friends of the Library book sale is underway
Friends of the Library Book Sale is open now. The sale is open to all until 8 p.m. today and on Friday, Aug. 1, from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Finally, Saturday, Aug. 2, is box day. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., books will sell at $3 per box.Continued ...
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Cremation service helped pet owner in her time of need
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A Cappella choir concert was a success
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time to boost social security
- Redskins not the only nickname to cause a stir
- Friends of the Library book sale is underway
- National News
State Dept: 'No American is proud' of tactics
The State Department has endorsed the broad conclusions of a harshly critical Senate report on the CIA’s interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks, a report that accuses the agency of brutally treating terror suspects and misleading Congress, according to a White House document.Continued ...
- Indiana sheriff accused of lying about relationship with prostitute
- Beretta, other gun makers heading to friendlier states
- State Dept: 'No American is proud' of tactics
- Food & Health
Sunburn isn't the only sign of summer that can leave you itchy and blistered
You've got a rash. You quickly rule out the usual suspects: You haven't been gardening or hiking or even picnicking, so it's probably not a plant irritant such as poison ivy or wild parsnip; likewise, it's probably not chiggers or ticks carrying Lyme disease; and you haven't been swimming in a pond, which can harbor the parasite that causes swimmer's itch.Continued ...
- Study: Fist bumps less germy than handshakes
- Think beyond the slice with refreshing watermelon
- Sunburn isn't the only sign of summer that can leave you itchy and blistered
Iowa gambling regulators ponder casino moratorium
The commission that oversees casino licenses in Iowa may discuss whether to stop considering new casino license applications for a while.Continued ...
- Advocates hope for broader medical marijuana law
- Hawkeyes to offer student tickets to public
- Foreman calls Iowa murder case a 'slam dunk'
- Iowa panel sued for rejecting Cedar Rapids casino
- Iowa gambling regulators ponder casino moratorium
Consumer advocates watching Exelon-Integrys deal
Energy watchdog groups are worried that Exelon's plan to buy one of its business competitors will be bad for northern Illinois electricity customers.Continued ...
- New logo to promote farmers who are veterans
- Chicago authorities charge man in child's death
- Consumer advocates watching Exelon-Integrys deal
Fulton superintendent settles in to new position
One month into the permanent River Bend School District superintendent job, Darryl Hogue has experienced the long hours, stress and the learning curve that comes with any new position.Continued ...
- District tries to attract prison workers
- Camanche schools sharpens skills (with VIDEO)
- Fulton superintendent settles in to new position