Active weather has changed projected and actual river levels.  The Mississippi is now forecast to crest at 15.9 FT on Tuesday, October 9.  River levels are expected to hover between 15 and 15.9 FT before beginning to fall below 15 FT late next week.

The current river level is 15.12 FT. 

Based on the current and projected river levels, the following flood impacts and measures have been or will occur in the coming days.


(DES MOINES) – Gov. Kim Reynolds ordered all flags in Iowa to fly at half-staff from sunrise on Oct. 6 to sunset on Oct. 7, 2018. Flags will fly at half-staff Saturday, Oct. 6, to honor a fallen soldier and Sunday, Oct. 7, for the Fallen Firefighters Memorial service.

Date: Sunday, October 7
Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Moline Vikings Club 1450 41st Street, Moline, Illinois 61265 / (309) 764-8758

Dr. Bruce Lipton will discuss the influences on the Theta Mind on us and how the programming works. He will also talk about how to make changes in our adult life. 

Via video

General discussion to follow.

Independent Scholars’ Evenings

1530 Fifth Avenue

Moline, IL 61201

Free and Open to all

In From The Cold’s volunteer board is celebrating our 26th year of presenting the Mayors Hunger Luncheon. We invite the press and the public to attend our announcement of this year’s grant recipients. This will take place at CASI, 1035 W Kimberly RD, Davenport, on Wednesday October 10th at 10 am.

A Program of the Cancer Support Community and LIVESTRONG™

Davenport, IA – October 2018 – Gilda’s Club and Genesis Cancer Care Institute are partnering to offer Cancer Transitions™. The workshop begins Thursday, October 4th (meets for 6 weeks) from 2:30 p.m.– 4:30 p.m. at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities (1234 East River Drive, Davenport, Iowa).

WHAT: 2018 Black Hawk Chamber Music Festival

WHEN: October 14 & 20, 2018

WHERE: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

121 West 12th Street in Davenport

(563) 323-9989

ADMISSION: Suggested donation: $15 or $20 or $25, 18 & under free.


A recent month-long giving campaign initiated by Gordmans through its partnership with provided close to $50,000 in funding for classroom projects across Gordmans’ 59 store markets that participated in the back-to-school campaign. Through Gordmans’ gThanks program, store guests were given the opportunity to make a pin-pad donation at checkout during the back-to-school shopping season.

IOWA CITY, Iowa (Sept. 28, 2018)- Tree experts are hoping to guide landowners on how to care for the trees in their woodlands during the upcoming Backyard Forest Conference.

On Saturday, October 6 from 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., join Trees Forever, the Iowa Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Forest Service for a day of workshops at the Johnson County ISU Extension Office in Iowa City.

The City Council Committee of the Whole Meeting for October 3, 2018 is available at the following link: