Natalie Spahn

WVIK News Intern

Natalie Spahn, of DeKalb IL., is a senior at Augustana College. She is double majoring in Multimedia Journalism and Mass Communications and French. She also works for the Augustana Observer as the managing editor. 

The number of mussels in the Iowa River is falling, but scientists don't really know why. That's one of the results of this year's Iowa Mussel Blitz. 

The Clinton LumberKings have decided to sign on with a new team. After being affiliated with the Seattle Mariners for ten years, the LumberKings are now partnered with the Miami Marlins.

More construction is coming to the Mississippi River near the Rock Island Arsenal. This project will repair a guidewall, which helps towboats enter the locks.

"A Golden Celebration of People" -- that's the name of the 50th anniversary party for Project Now, the community action agency in the Illinois Quad Cities. Tomorrow afternoon, the agency will host elected officials and residents to at Schwiebert Park in Rock Island.