The Cities - Pgm #1041 Rebroadcast

Sep 21, 2020

Hills and Hollows

Sep 21, 2020

This is Roald Tweet on Rock Island.

Henry County just south of Rock Island is a farm county of formerly rolling prairie, as if gentle ocean swells had solidified, crested now with corn and soybeans. In the shallow valleys between the swells, small streams feed stands of willow and cottonwood trees.

Marianna Bacallao, WVIK News

Genesis Health System's annual Flu-Free Quad Cities program is going look a little different this year. For some schools, that means added safety measures. For others, it means drive-thru flu shots. But the goal is the same: providing free seasonal flu vaccines to over 8,000 children.

submitted / Child Care Referral and Resources

COVID-19 has caused a drop in available child care services in the Quad Cities area. And some parents are having a hard time finding child care, especially part-time for school-age children. 

Wendell Lund

Sep 18, 2020

This is Roald Tweet on Rock Island.

You may know that professors before they go out to colleges and universities to teach take an oath to never ever have a practical thought. Don't want to tarnish the image of the Ivory Tower.

Iowa State Senator Mariannette Miller-Meeks (R-41) is running for the open 2nd congressional seat which includes Scott County. She discusses the federal response to the coronavirus pandemic, the need for further Covid recovery assistance, relations with China and health care.

submitted / East Moline Police Department

East Moline police are asking for help finding two suspects who tied a man up in his home and stole from him.