STEVENS POINT, WISCONSIN (July 30, 2021) — The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point conferred degrees on more than 1,250 graduates for the spring and summer sessions of 2021.

The list of candidates for graduation includes the following local students:

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WAVERLY, IOWA (July 30, 2021) -- Conner Ambrosy, of Long Grove, Iowa, was one of nine Wartburg College students selected to spend their summer educating others about the benefits of the COVID-19 vaccine as a way to increase vaccination rates in their home communities.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — The following students were accepted for enrollment for the summer 2021 trimester in the Doctor of Chiropractic degree program at Palmer College of Chiropractic's Main campus in Davenport, Iowa.

Kaitlyn Andresen of Davenport, IA has been accepted for enrollment for the summer 2021 trimester at Palmer College of Chiropractic's Main campus in Davenport, Iowa.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — We are feverishly putting on the final touches to the new Raccoon Motel and tonight's first show with the amazing Claud and Christian Lee Hutson will be all-ages! That said, please pre-party at one of our great neighbors in downtown Davenport's establishment and make it a great night everywhere.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — It’s the 175th Anniversary of Iowa Statehood (1846-2021) and the Davenport Public Library Main Branch is creating a celebration to highlight Davenport and Iowa history on Thursday, August 19, 4:30–7:30PM. The event with feature locally sourced products, and promote our downtown community.

MINNEAPOLIS/ST PAUL, MINNESOTA (July 30, 2021) — The following students have been named to the 2021 spring semester Dean's List at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, the university announced today.


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DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — Despite a one-hour and four-minute delay in the top of the seventh inning, the Quad Cities River Bandits cruised behind 15 hits to an 11-3 win over the South Bend Cubs on Thursday night at Modern Woodmen Park.

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — Governor Kim Reynolds joined with eleven additional governors on July 29 to defend states’ authority to enact legislation that protects the unborn. The amicus can be read online 

DAVENPORT, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — Even though vaccines for the COVID-19 virus are being distributed, the health crisis is still active and many families continue to struggle with their finances. As our community works to recover from the pandemic, it is important for students to receive nourishing meals.

BETTENDORF, IOWA (July 30, 2021) — After seven years leading the Quad Cities Community Foundation, President and CEO Sherry Ristau will step down from her position at the end of August to make way for further organizational — and regional — transformation.