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Man sentenced for killing wife, leaving body in dumpster
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 31-year-old Wichita man who killed his wife and left her body in a dumpster has been sentenced to life in prison with no possibility of parole for 50 years.
In October, Donnell Stafford was found guilty of first-degree murder in the death of 37-year-old Leuh ...
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — The products that will be available to certified patients Saturday when medical marijuana dispensaries open for the first time in Iowa will shake up traditional ideas about the herb and how it is consumed, a state health official said.
Dispensaries are set to open in ...
Iowa man sentenced to 30 years for Illinois overdose deaths
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa man has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison for the drug overdose deaths of two people in Illinois.
Federal prosecutors in Iowa say 50-year-old Larry Lazzez Bolden, of Davenport, was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty in June to ...
BLUE GRASS, Iowa (AP) — Police say a 13-year-old joyrider led officers on a chase that hit speeds of 100 mph (160 kph) in eastern Iowa.
She and five other young people in the van were taken into custody early Sunday after the minivan was stopped on the west side of Davenport.
Prosecutor clears deputy in fatal Scott County shooting
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The Scott County attorney says a deputy sheriff was justified in using deadly force while struggling with a man after a traffic stop.
Authorities say 27-year-old Davenport resident Robert Mitchell died after the Oct. 23 incident on the north side of Davenport. Deputy ...
City workers sue Davenport over hidden bathroom camera
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Eight Davenport employees have sued the city, saying the city didn’t properly supervise a former housing program manager who hid a camera in a restroom.
The lawsuit filed Tuesday in Scott County District Court seeks restitution for “permanent personal injuries” and ...
Man imprisoned for neglect of wife’s disabled daughter
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport man whose wife’s intellectually disabled daughter was always locked in a bedroom has been given 10 years in prison.
Iowa National Guard soldiers told to return overpaid wages
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Hundreds of Iowa National Guard soldiers have been told they were overpaid after a year-long deployment to the Middle East and that they must make plans to repay the money.
The 248th Aviation Support Battalion held a homecoming ceremony on Nov. 2 to celebrate ...
Board urges tobacco ban for Davenport parks, golf courses
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport board wants tobacco products banned from the city’s parks and golf courses, citing public health concerns.
The parks and recreation board members Tuesday voted 9-1 for a resolution calling for a ban in all facilities overseen by the parks department. The ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An Illinois man has claimed the $1 million prize he won the same day someone else won $1.54 billion in the Mega Millions lottery game.
Iowa Lottery officials say 73-year-old Bob Hollenback, of Milan, Illinois, bought the ticket at a Hy-Vee gas station in Davenport. ...
Inmate listed as escaped from Davenport Work Release Center
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Corrections Department says a work release inmate has been listed as escaped.
The department said Thursday that 20-year-old Jason Ruplinger Jr. didn’t return as required Wednesday night to the Davenport Work Release Center.
The department says ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A teacher in an Iowa district that has been criticized for discriminating against minorities says she regrets wearing blackface for a Halloween costume and that she didn’t know it is offensive.
The Davenport school district has said it’s investigating
Davenport superintendent says he’s become a liability
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa school superintendent says he intends to resign this week, saying he’s failed to adequately address issues regarding minority students.
Davenport Superintendent Art Tate also said Friday that he’d become a liability in the district’s dealings with the ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa school district criticized for discriminating against minorities is investigating reports that a teacher wore blackface at a public Halloween party.
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$1M Mega Millions lottery ticket sold in Davenport
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Lottery officials say someone who bought a Mega Millions ticket in Davenport won a $1 million prize.
The ticket was bought at a Hy-Vee gas outlet. It matched the first five numbers drawn Tuesday night but missed on the Mega Ball number. Another ticket bought in ...
Police say driver shot by deputy during struggle has died
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a man shot during a struggle with a sheriff’s deputy in Davenport has died.
Police say 27-year-old Davenport resident Robert Mitchell died at a hospital Tuesday night.
The shooting occurred around 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, just south of Interstate 80 ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a deputy shot a driver during a struggle after a traffic stop in Davenport.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office says the shooting occurred around 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, just south of Interstate 80. A news release says the deputy “was interacting with a ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — As staffers at Davenport’s Putnam Museum prepared for a board of directors meeting late last year, they set out several items from storage that aren’t often seen.
They included an 1828 wedding dress worn by an ancestor of the Putnams — the family that established the ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have identified a 59-year-old Iowa woman who died in a house fire last week.
The Scott County Sheriff’s office says Cynthia Webb died Thursday night in the town of Blue Grass in eastern Iowa.
Webb spent her career working for government agencies in ...
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ADM, Adel 42, Winterset 21
Alburnett 22, Maquoketa Valley, Delhi 14
Alta/Aurelia 50, St. Edmond, Fort Dodge 22
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Body found in charred remains of eastern Iowa house
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Law enforcement officials in eastern Iowa say a body has been found in the charred remains of a house fire.
The Scott County Sheriff’s Office says its deputies and rural firefighters were called Thursday night to a fire along a gravel road just west of Davenport. ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A county board of supervisors candidate in eastern Iowa is giving away Paul McCartney concert tickets to someone who participates in the candidate’s selfie contest.
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport man has been arrested and charged in the June shooting death of another man.
The Quad-City Times ...
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Hatchet throwing games available at Davenport mall
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A few doors down from shoppers sipping on bubble tea and digging through clothing racks at NorthPark Mall in Davenport, Brad Cook raises a hatchet over his right shoulder.
He stands up straight, takes a deep breath and hurls the hatchet toward a wooden target, ...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican Gov. Kim Reynolds and Democratic challenger Fred Hubbell will meet in the Des Moines area for their first debate.
The candidates for governor will debate at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Ankeny campus of Des Moines Area Community College.
The debate is ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — To birds, they are UFOs and not to be trusted.
To drone operators, they are today’s way of doing business — a new tool of many trades.
To much of the world, the futuristic-looking gadgets are delivering a whole new perspective.
But the sky has ...
Woman who poured rubbing alcohol on child gets probation
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A Davenport woman who poured rubbing alcohol on her 2-year-old disabled child has been given a year of probation.
Davenport police say man died after fall while rigging stage
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a man died after he fell while rigging a stage at a fine arts center in Davenport.
Timothy Cook fell Wednesday morning while working on the stage at the Galvin Fine Arts Center on the St. Ambrose University campus. Police say he died shortly after ...
Iowa governor orders flags lowered to honor fallen Marine
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds has ordered flags on government property lowered to honor a U.S. Marine from Davenport killed in action in Vietnam more than 50 years ago.
Reynolds asks that all U.S. flags be lowered to half-staff Thursday, from sunrise to sunset, to honor ...
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Jury deliberating case in man’s 3rd trial in 1990 slaying
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A jury will resume deliberations Thursday in the third trial of an Illinois man accused in the 1990 killing of a 9-year-old girl in eastern Iowa.
The Black Hawk County jurors began their work Wednesday after closing arguments for and against Stanley Liggins. He’s ...
Davenport police ID 2 pedestrians fatally struck by pickup
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have released the names of two pedestrians killed in Davenport.
Police say the two men were struck around 10:30 p.m. Thursday by a pickup truck. It’s unclear whether they were trying to ...
Davenport police say 2 pedestrians fatally struck by pickup
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say two pedestrians have been killed in Davenport.
Police say the two men were struck around 10:30 p.m. Thursday by a pickup truck. It’s unclear whether they were trying to cross the roadway without going to a nearby traffic signal.
They were ...
Iowa governor candidates agree on 3 October debates
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds and her Democratic challenger Fred Hubbell have agreed to three televised debates in October.
The campaigns of both candidates released a joint statement Monday evening confirming the agreed upon locations, dates and times.
It appeared ...
Davenport gym offers workouts for people with Down syndrome
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The parking lot is packed on a recent weeknight at CrossFit OC3 in Davenport, which looks like a typical warehouse gym from the outside.
On this night, however, there’s a 90-minute class being offered unlike any other in the Quad-Cities.
A small group of teens, ...
Police: Iowa store clerk ID’d ex-boyfriend as armed robber
LeCLAIRE, Iowa (AP) — Police in eastern Iowa say they have arrested a suspect in the armed robbery of a convenience store — the ex-boyfriend of the clerk who was held at knifepoint.
LeClaire police say officers were called Thursday night to a QC Mart for a robbery in progress. Arriving ...
Judge sides with city of Davenport in firing of fire chief
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A judge has ruled that Davenport’s Civil Service Commission lacked the authority to reinstate the city’s fired fire chief.
Iowa candidates for governor argue over dates for 3 debates
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The candidates for Iowa governor apparently agreed to debate but are struggling with the details.
Campaigns for Gov. Kim Reynolds and Democrat Fred Hubbell released statements within minutes of each other Tuesday night indicating debates in Des Moines, Davenport and ...
Iowa schools can’t disclose volunteers’ criminal histories
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa law prohibits school districts from informing parents about the criminal records of felons volunteering in schools, according to district officials.
As Salvation Army leaves old Iowa building, new use pops up
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — As the Salvation Army of the Quad-Cities vacates its long-time Davenport home at the corner of 6th and Harrison streets, the big brick building is poised to become the next downtown apartment renovation project.
In announcing its own move to a building on Kirkwood ...
Quad-City area colleges partner for recruitment campaign
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Seven higher education institutions in the Quad-City area are collaborating on a recruitment campaign.
The “QC Colleges: Raising the QC by 4,171 degrees” campaign was announced Wednesday in Davenport, the
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Powerful winds from thunderstorms have knocked down trees and power lines and damaged buildings in eastern Iowa.
No injuries have been reported from Tuesday’s storming. The National Weather Service says a tornado was reported around 7:10 p.m. in a rural area near ...
Trial to begin for Illinois man accused in Iowa killing
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An Illinois man will stand trial for a third time in the 1990 killing of a 9-year-old girl in Iowa after courts overturned his two previous convictions for the slaying.
Stanley Liggins will go on trial Tuesday on one count of first-degree murder in the death of ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa woman wanted in connection with the death of her 5-year-old son has been arrested on a charge of first-degree murder and her former boyfriend is still at large, police said Thursday.
Jacqueline Majanise Rambert, of Davenport, was taken into custody ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A former University of Iowa wrestler has been sentenced to four months in federal prison for manipulating the school’s network so he could access its computers and change his and other students’ grades for classes.
Federal prosecutors for Iowa said Thursday that ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — An eastern Iowa work-release inmate has died at a state work-release center.
The Iowa Department of Corrections says 63-year-old James Olyn Shell Sr. was pronounced dead at 3:30 a.m. on Sunday at the Davenport Work Release Center. Officials say he suffered an ...
DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Police say an Iowa mother has been charged in the killing of her 5-year-old son who died after an assault by her boyfriend.
Warrants were issued for 24-year-old Jacqueline Rambert and 26-year-old Tre Henderson of Davenport. Each faces first-degree murder and child ...