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  • First day a success at Cordova CORDOVA, Ill. — Friday night couldn’t have been a better start to a weekend of drag racing as Cordova Dragway Park kicked off the IHRA Summer Nationals Nitro Jam.Cordova Dragway was the home to this event for years, a streak ending in 2002. For the f

    July 18, 2014

  • 7-18-14 1B-Photo, MVC tourney MVC bringing tourney to area MOLINE, Ill. – Division I basketball is returning to the area.At a news conference Thursday afternoon, officials from the Quad Cities and the Missouri Valley Conference announced that the MVC is bringing its women’s basketball tournament to the iWire

    July 18, 2014 2 Photos

  • Fulton native putts on with pro career FULTON, Ill. — After competing at the John Deere Classic this past weekend, Aaron Krueger will get to again rub shoulders with some of golf’s best — this time at the PGA Championship.Krueger failed to make the cut at the JDC in Silvis, Ill., but it w

    July 18, 2014

  • 7-18-14 1B-Photo, MLB Eyes on second half Sure, it was great for a couple days. The cheers for Derek Jeter. The power of Giancarlo Stanton. The excellence of Mike Trout in the American League’s 5-3 victory.Baseball’s All-Star party in the Twin Cities was a long series of smiles for players a

    July 18, 2014 2 Photos

  • Arrieta new Cubs' bright spot CHICAGO — Each start was remarkably similar. That smooth, efficient motion. The devastating array of pitches. The easy cool that quickly spreads to his teammates, who are so confident when he takes the mound.A year after a disappointing departure fro

    July 18, 2014

  • Loons deny L'Kings sweep MIDLAND, Mich. – After back-to-back shutoutsgave the Clinton its first series win in six weeks, the LumberKings failed to capitalize on an early 2-0 lead and pick up their first series sweep since the middle of May.Great Lakes came back to beat Clint

    July 18, 2014

  • 7-18-14 1B-Photo, Cordova choice 3 (note 3 and 4 have same cutline) 'Enthusiasm boiling over' at Cordova MOLINE, Ill. – The fast cars and fast women are back at Cordova Dragway Park, and there are even more of them this year.Elaine Larsen is returning to the drag strip in Cordova, Ill., this weekend with her all-female cast of Jet Dragster drivers. Ther

    July 18, 2014 4 Photos

  • Clinton wins first series since June MIDLAND, Mich. — For the second consecutive night, the Clinton LumberKings (10-16, 40-54) found their stroke offensively, received another six shutout innings from a rotation member, and continued trending in the right direction with their third stra

    July 18, 2014

  • 7-18-14 2B-Photo, Tiger Tiger near the top HOYLAKE, England — Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open.A lovely summer day in England with abundant sunshine and minimal wind allowed him to attack Royal Liverpool. He made half his six birdies on the par 5s and kept b

    July 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • VIDEO: 3 Pitches 3 Swings with L'Kings pitcher Eddie Campbell

    3 questions for LumberKings pitcher Eddie Campbell (VIDEO responses)

    July 17, 2014 2 Stories

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