COVID-19

Saint Ambrose University

The fall semester opened Monday at Saint Ambrose University in Davenport, but with quite a few changes from past years. 

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More people need more help because of the coronavirus pandemic and lockdown.

Michelle O'Neill reports that's why the Quad Cities United Way is kicking off its annual campaign early.


Because of the pandemic, Moline is offering employees extra incentives to retire to help make up for declining revenue.

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People who live in Dubuque County now have another option to get a free coronavirus test.

Michelle O'Neill reports residents can go to a couple of pharmacies.

 

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COVID-19 is changing the way candidates campaign for the fall election.

Michelle O'Neill reports Congresswoman Cheri Bustos hosted a Zoom meeting Thursday night to open her virtual campaign office.


When the new school year begins, the Bettendorf schools will use a hybrid plan. 

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The number of COVID-19 cases in the Quad Cities continues to grow, and three people have died since late last week. 

The Jule

Dubuque's public transit, the Jule, is now requiring passengers to wear face coverings. The decision comes as coronavirus cases continue to rise. 

Figge Art Museum Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Aug 4, 2020
Figge Art Museum

To celebrate the Figge Art Museum’s 15th anniversary on Thursday, August 6th the museum on West 2nd Street in downtown Davenport, will have 15 days of events from August 6th to the 21st,  including performances, classes, behind-the-scenes tours, artist demonstrations, and more.

https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/#CurrentStatus / Iowa Department of Public Health

Public health officials in Dubuque County are dealing with a rise in COVID-19 cases, similar to the Quad Cities.

Michelle O'Neill reports Dubuque County governments, hospitals, emergency managers, and others have been working together since March to respond to the coronavirus pandemic. 


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