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Flip Cup World Record Attempt Held in Rock Island
Local Rock Island fraternity Alpha Sigma Xi is hosting "Flip the District" on Oct. 21 from 11 am to 1 pm in The District of Rock Island, a charity event to raise funds and awareness for suicide prevention.
The fundraiser will feature an attempt to break the world reco…
What’s Your Favorite Halloween Movie?
Halloween means scary movies...or does it? I'm sure most of our listeners will grab a Nightmare On Elm Street, or SAW, or The Exorcist, but what about the cute Halloween for kids? There are some good ones.
I found a list of the best Halloween movies according to IMDb...
Should Quad Cities Parades Ban Candy?
I've driven the KIIK truck in three parades this year and on at least one occasion it was a scary endeavor. While it was great to see so many our our listeners, the number of folks jumping out in front of our vehicles and others to pick up candy off the street made for a white-knuckle ride...
Bettendorf Puts Limits On Fireworks
Fireworks likely won't be exploding late in the night in Bettendorf over the Fourth of July and New Year holidays.
City council voted in favor of new time limits for setting off the explosives on first reading Tuesday night...
Tainted Gas Inadvertently Distributed in Northeast Iowa
Officials are warning consumers of some tainted gas that was distributed in northeast Iowa.
According to reports, some diesel gas was accidentally mixed with regular 87 Octane gas and could affect the vehicles of those who unwittingly pumped it...
Halloween Event at Illiniwek Includes Spooky Family Fun
If you're looking for some outdoor Halloween family fun, Illiniwek Forest Preserve, Hampton, is hosting a Halloween event with a costume and campsite decorating contests, hayrack rides, pumpkin painting and trick-or-treating on Oct. 21 from 2 p...
Davenport Library Trading Fines For Food
Do you owe the Davenport library some money for a fine? How about if you pay off that fine and help out less fortunate in the Quad Cities?
According to WQAD, the Davenport Public Library has teamed up with the Student Hunger Drive. for a limited time, if you owe a fine to the library, you can bring i…
What Are IL and IA’s Fave Hallowe’en Candy?
Back in the day (my way of saying "when I was a kid") there was candy that was manufactured specifically for Hallowe'en. You'd only find those treats in your trick-or-treat bag. These days, most popular candy that you can find year-round is the standard Hallowe'en fa…

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