Midwest Week

Fridays at 6:20 PM

A Friday feature at 6:20 PM, during All Things Considered,  that reviews the major stories with the reporters who covered them.

State of Iowa

On Midwest Week, in a session shortened by the pandemic, the Iowa legislature finally finished work on a new budget, and approved police reforms.

University of Iowa

On Midwest Week, the University of Iowa investigates the conduct of one of its football coaches. 

On Midwest Week, protests following the death of George Floyd lead to violence in the Quad Cities.

On Midwest Week, Rock Island County looks for another buyer for its nursing home.

Capitol News Bureau

On Midwest Week, the Illinois General Assembly re-convenes after a ten week break, and can it accomplish all it needs to in just a couple of days ?

Illinois Versus COVID-19

May 8, 2020
State of Illinois

On Midwest Week, Illinois begins to relax the strict stay-at-home orders issued two months ago by the governor.

On Midwest Week, it'll be virtual but the Quad City Sports Hall of Fame will induct three new members this spring.

Iowa Versus Covid-19

Apr 17, 2020
Iowa Dept. of Public Health

On Midwest Week, the impact of the coronavirus on Iowa, so far.

On Midwest Week, a wrap-up of the pandemic-shortened season for the Quad City Storm - their second season in the Southern Professional Hockey League.

Trade War Impact on QC

Mar 20, 2020
John Deere

On Midwest Week, as the trade war with China continues, farmers in this area continue to feel the impact, and wonder how much longer it will last.