election

School Board Election Day in Iowa
It's school board election day in Iowa and the Bettendorf School Board race is the one of the hottest contests in the area this year.
Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Voters can find their precinct, registration status, candidate listings and sample ballots using the Scott County we…
Craig’s List: 4 Things to Know: 4/5
Rock Island and Moline have new mayors on this cold, rainy morning.
1 - Moline has its first female mayor in the person of Stephanie Acri, who handily defeated incumbent mayor Scott Raes in yesterday's election. Rock Island residents elected Mike Thomas as their new mayor with a large majority a…
Craig’s List: 4 Things to Know – 4/4
Get out there and vote today.
1 - It's Election Day in Illinois. Mayoralty races are being held in Moline and Rock Island. Many school board seats are being contested too. Get out there and let your voice be heard. Our friends at WQAD have complied a list of races and links to find your pol…
Craig’s List: 4 Things to Know – 3/1
"Rabbit, rabbit!"  Make it the first thing you say this morning. It is supposed to bring you good luck for the month.
1 - It may be March 1 - the beginning of meteorological Spring - but, February went out like a lion with hail, funnel clouds and tornadoes reported th…
Craig’s List: 4 Things to Know – 2/28
It's Mardi Gras, and the final day of February...
1 - Severe weather could impact the Quad Cities today as a cold front sparks storms in the afternoon hours. The trade-off is a 65º high temperature. WQAD Meteorologist Eric Sorensen has the forecast details here...
BREAKING: Rock Island Mayor Won’t Run for Re-election
Rock Island Mayor Dennis Pauley has decided not to run for re-election in the spring of next year.
As mayor, Pauley directed what turned out to be a failed effort to bring a Walmart store to the former Watchtower Plaza property on 11th Street, leading city council to provide a multitud…
Canadian Immigration Website Crashes After Trump Elected
During the presidential election campaign, Donald Trump openly disrespected and disparaged Muslims, Mexicans, African-Americans, the disabled, women... did I leave anyone out? He sure didn't.
Many folks declared their intent to move to Canada should he be elected POTUS. Wel...
Local Election Results for Quad Cities counties
Along with electing the 45th president yesterday, Americans also elected senators, representatives, and locally, decided on a few taxation issues.
The tax increase sought by Rock Island County to improve safety was defeated, while an increase sought for improved schools passed...
How to Find Your Polling Place in the Quad Cities
After 19 months of primaries, debates, rallies, and over $6 billion in ads, it's finally Election Day.
A record number of folks have voted early, but if you put it off until the last minute out of dread, and are now wondering where to go to vote, we've got you covered...
We Can Finally Say Buh-Bye to Election Ads
They're relentless, repetitive, and often nasty. Not the presidential candidates, per se, but their TV ads. They can often start as early as 18 months before Election Day in closely contested primary states, and run continuously until Election Day in battleground states...