BETTENDORF, IOWA (July 3, 2019) — Become part of this ambitious and bold Donor Network aiming to create the conditions for every African-American Quad Citizen to live their best life.

WHERE: Waterfront Convention Center | 2021 State St, Bettendorf, IA 

WHEN: Wednesday, July 31 | 11:30AM-1PM | Lunch served. 

WHITEWATER, WISCONSIN (July 3, 2019) — Molly Ethington from Rock Island, Illinois, earned a degree from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater at spring commencement on May 18, 2019.

Ethington graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Business Administration in accounting.

SCOTT COUNTY, IOWA (July 3, 2019) — The Scott County Conservation Board will be conducting a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house to celebrate the opening of the new Bald Eagle Loft Cabin at Scott County Park. The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, July 10, 2PM, at the cabin, and the public and press are invited to attend. Please enter the park at the South Entrance on 270thStreet and follow the signs to the Bald Eagle Camping Area (see attached map).

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. (July 3, 2019) - The University of Wisconsin-Platteville celebrated its 202nd commencement ceremonies May 10-11 in Williams Fieldhouse, and the ceremonies featured local students. 

UW-Platteville, founded in 1866, has been named the best in Wisconsin for annual return on investment for the fourth consecutive year by Payscale and the best in the state (and seventh nationally) for employment by Zippia, the Career Expert. 

WASHINGTON DC (July 3, 2019) — Senator Charles "Chuck" Grassley received a response from the Department of Defense (DoD) to an April 1, 2019 letter he sent regarding potential threats to tax-

QUAD CITIES (July 3, 2019) — The Iowa Women’s Foundation (IWF) is currently accepting Letters of Interest (LOI) for the Community Child Care Solutions Fund (CCCSF). This fund is in its 3rd year and is designated to improving the lives of Iowa’s women and girls through efforts directly related to creating solutions to the child care crisis.

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WHEATON, ILLINOIS (July 3, 2019) — The following Wheaton College students were named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2019 semester.

Samuel Cooper of Milan, Illinois

Lindsay Danielson of Bettendorf, Iowa

DES MOINES, IOWA (July 3, 2019) — Governor Kim Reynolds today received word that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has made additional assistance available to public entities and nonprofits impacted by severe weather between March 12 and June 15.