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Friday, August 18, 2017


News headlines for the morning of August 18, 2017

  • Deere and Company is reporting a 31 percent year over year increase in 3rd Quarter net income. 

  • Three public pension funds, including one in Iowa, are suing six Wall Street banks, saying the banks overcharged investors for what's known as the stock loan market. 

  • Chicago officials are reporting the personal information of 1.8 million voters was left unsecured on the Internet. 

  • Time's running out for the family of Trudy Appleby. The Moline Police Department has released the name of the last person known to have been with her 21 years ago.
Jay H. Pearce became the station's general manager Oct. 3, 2011. More than half of his 40-year career in broadcasting has been in public broadcasting. He retired on Oct. 27, 2022.