Former AP photographer Max Desfor dies at 104

FILE – In this Dec. 4, 1950, file photo, residents from Pyongyang, North Korea, and refugees from other areas crawl perilously over shattered girders of the city’s bridge, as they flee south across the Taedong River to escape the advance of Chinese Communist troops. Former Associated Press photographer Max Desfor, whose photo of hundreds of Korean War refugees crawling across a damaged bridge in 1950 helped bring him a Pulitzer Prize, died Monday, Feb. 19, 2018. He was 104. (AP Photo/Max Desfor, File)

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High early voter turnout as both sides prepare for Primary Day

Rock Island County Clerk Karen Kinney says they’ve seen about 30 percent more early voters than in 2014 in the county. She says about 4,300 people voted early.

EPA finds chemical contamination in Bettendorf, neighbors say they did not know

People living in the neighborhood north of the property say they were not told about the contamination.

Rock Island County Clerk Karen Kinney says they’ve seen about 30 percent more early voters than in 2014 in the county. She says about 4,300 people voted early.

EPA finds chemical contamination after sampling plot of land in Bettendorf

After finding signs of chemicals on a plot of land in Bettendorf, the EPA is doing additional sampling to make sure contamination has not spread to nearby properties.

Chris Kennedy is running for the Democratic spot in the Illinois Governor’s Race.

Cooler Thursday. Less windy, too.

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