Tori Charnetzki

WVIK News Intern
Pershing Hills Lofts

New apartments are opening in the old Crescent Electric Building in downtown Davenport. Tonight,  a group of investors will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for Pershing Hill Loft at the corner of 5th and Pershing Avenue. 

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Illinois State Police

A 20 year old from Henry County died over the weekend in a skateboarding accident.

Tori Charnetzki / WVIK News

People gathered around the table today to talk about ways to improve the Quad Cities. Augustana College hosted one of nearly 300 discussions taking place today and Saturday as part of the Quad Cities Big Table. 

Illinois DOT

A local donation center is getting face lift, thanks to the John Deere Store in Moline. Clients of the Humility of Mary shelter in Davenport go to the center to get clothing and supplies for free. Recently when the Deere Store remodeled, it gave wooden shelves and racks to the organization.

Iowa Department of Human Rights

Iowa residents behind on their heating bills will soon need to make a plan for spring. Iowa's winter disconnection freeze for low income households ends on Sunday, April 1st.

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Tractor enthusiasts gather to celebrate 100 years of John Deere and get to know some folks. This week the River Center is hosting "The gathering of the green" a convention dedicated to historical John Deere tractors. For the next few days convention will host Tours, workshops, vendors, and of course tractors.

Quad City Arts

Thanks to Quad City Arts, arts organizations and artists will receive more than $90,000. That's the total of this year's Arts Dollars grants, awarded to 23 projects.