Rob grew up in the Chicago suburbs and is happy to return to the Midwest after spending six years in Lubbock, Texas. He's been married to his wife Kathy for 15 years and they're the proud parents of a rescued Greyhound named JJ. Rob roots for the Cubs, doesn't put ketchup on hot dogs and never met a pizza he didn't like.
Register to Vote at Voter Registration Rally
Tuesday September 25 is National Voter Registration Day and the Scott County Auditor and the Rock Island County Clerk are throwing a rally to get us registered.
See Hot Air Balloons Light Up The Quad Cities Night!
There's nothing like the warm glow of a festive balloon glowing bright at dusk. You can experience it this weekend.
Three out of Four Airlines Serving QCA Increased Baggage Fees
f you fly Delta, American or United out of the Quad Cities, or Chicago, expect to pay more when you check your bags.
FDA Issues Alert on Flea and Tick Preventitives
The FDA has issued an alert for pet owners who treat their dogs and cats with drugs in the isoxazoline class to prevent fleas and tics.
Amtrak Cuts Could Mean One Less Train Serving Galesburg
Proposed cuts to Amtrak's long distance trains may mean one less train serving Galesburg.
Is There Recalled Ground Beef In Your Freezer?
Cargill Meat Solutions is recalling approximately 132,606 pounds of ground beef that may be contaminated with Escherichia coli O26 according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service. The meat was processed and packaged…
Moline Wants to Turn Poop into Energy
Did you know Moline turns your poop into energy?
KIIK 104.9’s Pet of the Week: Ace
This week's pet of the week is Ace. Ace is a toy poodle about 5-7 years old.
Quad Cities Schools Get School Safety App
A new tool for parents and students in the Quad Cities hopes to make schools safer for students.
East Moline Parks Go Tobacco Free
East Moline parks have been smoke free for several years. Last night the city council expanded that ban to include all forms of tobacco.