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Fabulous Fryxell

It’s a special place! A museum at Augustana College where you can take a giant step back in time. Visiting the Fryxell Geology Museum is lik…

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The Mopar Muscle Man

Drag racing fans certainly remember the Mopar. Short for motor parts! Chrysler’s tough, fast running, sleek, two door cars. Larry Griffith d…

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Network To Freedom

He is a history teacher from Nebraska. Barry Jurgensen also does extensive research. He is passionate about preserving the story of the Unde…

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Preserving A Piece Of The Past

The original limestone walls are rock solid. Some of the original beams are in the basement of the building. Dick Kunau thinks the Old Prest…

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Daddy and Maddi

She has placed first in competition as a soloist and in pipe and drum events. Madison’s sister is an accomplished Scottish snare drummer, an…

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Eagles and Ivories

One is a teenage sensation. The other a veterinarian. Both are gifted piano players. Fourteen year old Daniel Souvigny and veterinarian Dave…

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A Close Shave

The neighborhood barber shop! Years ago, shave and a haircut. Two bits. Jerry Carter from Hampton is trying to preserve a piece of the past.

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Light As A Feather

She loves to ruffle her feathers. Vada Baker of West Liberty has a unique style. Vada is a feather artist…

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Safe Families

In a crisis, whom do at risk families turn to? A few months ago, a Davenport mother and her three children faced a crisis.

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Art Is The Answer

Artist Sharon Michaelsen calls it her second home. The former men’s clothing store on North State Street is home to the Geneseo Art League.

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Teacher On The Trail

Erin Montgomery and the students in her seventh grade class “meet the mushers.” Erin teaches at Camanche Middle School. She has the distinct…

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Relics Of A Saint

Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Galesburg has a special connection to a boyhood saint. Saint Crescent died a martyr for his faith. He was …

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Iowa Parrot Rescue

There’s a place in Letts, Iowa definitely for the birds… To be more specific, parrots.

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Raving About The Renaissance

Hear ye. Hear ye! The North Scott High School Singers bid thee welcome. This elite choir consists of king and queen, monks and musketeers, a…

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A Flair For Fabric

Fabric is her friend! Rosalie Baker of Davenport is an award winning quilter. Her work is recognized internationally.

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Playing Pretty Things

He chuckles about those days. If Danny made a mistake, a nun would hit him on the knuckles with a ruler. He says that hurt.