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Zach Wilson, WVIK News

The Quad City Storm are honoring veterans in a unique way. On Tuesday, the team invited people to come to the TaxSlayer Center in Moline and write the names on the ice of friends and family who have served in the military. 

Zach Wilson, WVIK News

The Quad Cities River Bandits formally introduced their new leader on Wednesday at Modern Woodmen Park. Joe Kubly is taking over the reins as general manager of the team.


The new season opens this weekend for the Quad City Storm. The team will play at Peoria Saturday night, then play their first home games next weekend.

Zach Wilson, WVIK News

Professional hockey in the Quad Cities is back.

Quad Cities River Bandits

The Quad Cities River Bandits have a new leader.


California's new law that will attempt to pay college athletes will not deeply affect small colleges like Augustana. That's according to Augustana Athletic Director Mike Zapolski, who says the largest impact will be felt by the "power five" conferences in Division I: SEC, ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, and Pac 12.

Augustana College will honor some of its best student-athletes this weekend. Seven names will be added to the Tribe of Vikings Hall of Fame on Saturday.

On Midwest Week, how the long spring flood affected the Quad Cities River Bandits and a look back at their mostly successful season.

Simon Herrera

1920’s style football returns to the Quad Cities this weekend. 

Dave Wrath, Augustana College

The Augustana College men's basketball team is among elite company according to Street & Smith. In the magazine's preseason top 10 poll this week, it ranked the Vikings as the ninth best Division three team in the country.