DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 2, 2021) — An increasing number of young Americans are becoming caregivers to their older parents. They struggle to balance caregiving with a career and child-raising. Join us Monday, November 15, 6:30PM, to learn what resources are available to family caregivers and the loved ones that they care for. Presented by Milestones Agency on Aging.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (November 1, 2021) — The following students are members of the Monmouth College men's cross-country team. The Fighting Scots took fifth place at the Midwest Conference Championships at Green Lake, Wisconsin, on October 30.

Neo Colter of Geneseo (61254)

William Plumley of Geneseo (61254)

BETTENDORF, IOWA (November 1, 2021) — Local educators Julie Eisenband and Chris Strunk noticed a problem when it came to the representation of immigrant and refugee students in their classrooms. While these students were a strong presence in Eisenband’s courses at United Township High School in East Moline, one of the state’s most diverse high schools, they were few and far between in Strunk’s at Augustana College.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 1, 2021) — Join us Friday, November 5, 2:30PM, to explore and learn about the curious world of archives and manuscripts at the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center.

MONMOUTH, ILLINOIS (November 1, 2021) — Emma Freyermuth of Muscatine, Iowa, was a member of the Monmouth College women's soccer team this fall. The Fighting Scots concluded their season October 30 with a record of 5-11-1.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 1, 2021) — Join Kevin Braafladt, the Army Sustainment Command Deputy Historian at the Rock Island Arsenal, and the Army Sustainment Command History Office on Wednesday, November 10, 6PM, in exploring the history of WWI through a discussion of the Armistice and the occupation of Germany.

ROCK ISLAND, ILLINOIS (November 1, 2021) — Project NOW has partnered with the 14th Judicial Circuit in Rock Island County, the Rock Island County Bar Association, Prairie State Legal Services Inc, and the Salvation Army to develop an Eviction Diversion Program (EDP). The goal of the program is to keep tenants housed while ensuring that small-business owners are reimbursed back-rent.

DAVENPORT, IOWA (November 1, 2021) — The Davenport Public Library now has a licensed Social Worker available as a resource to our patrons. With this new service, patrons will receive personalized attention and assistance with their social service needs. A few of the ways our Library Social Worker can help you is by making referrals and connecting you to community resources and organizations that can address your specific need.

MOLINE, ILLINOIS (November 1, 2021) — The TaxSlayer Center’s annual Christmas tree is scheduled to arrive this Wednesday, November 3, at approximately 10:45-11AM. The tree is being donated by the Rogers family of East Moline. The tree is approximately 40’ tall but will likely be cut down to 35’. Media is invited and encouraged to attend as the tree is raised.

DES MOINES, IOWA (October 29, 2021) — Governor Kim Reynolds released a statement on legislation passed October 28 related to COVID-19 vaccine mandates: