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.

Hope Creek Sale Approved

Mar 6, 2020
Rock Island County

On Midwest Week, after months of debate the Rock Island County Board has finally decided to sell Hope Creek Care Center.

On Midwest Week, a look at a growing part of the economy, in the Quad Cities and across the country.

Fort George G. Meade Public Affairs Office Follow

On Midwest Week, education in Iowa by the numbers, including state aid, graduation rates, and test scores.

On Midwest Week, about ten days later, we're still waiting for final results from the Iowa Caucuses.

Illinois Public Radio

On Midwest Week, why ethics reform was one of the main topics for Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker and his state of the state address.

On Midwest Week, the Hope Creek nursing home continues to be a significant problem for Rock Island County.

Meg McLaughlin, Argus-Dispatch,QC Times,Musc.Journal

On Midwest Week, how local residents pitched in to help a victim of last year's flood.

state of Illinois

On Midwest Week, how a freedom of information request led to a new state government scandal in Illinois.

Illinois Primary Preview

Jan 10, 2020

On Midwest Week, while the Iowa Caucuses are getting most of our attention, Illinois is preparing for its primary election that's just two months away.


On Midwest Week, a national search will begin soon for a new president of Western Illinois University.