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Past articles by Fran:

Trudy Appleby's family still searching for answers

Two decades later, the family of Trudy Appleby is still searching for answers. → Read More

Bicyclists And Bonus Bucks

Some area farmers and vendors hope to cash in when RAGBRAI finishes in Davenport on Saturday. → Read More

Welcome Home John!

A WWII veteran is returned to Morning Sun Iowa for burial. → Read More

They Know the Drill

They help to take care of your “pearly whites.” The right-hand person to the dentist. → Read More

Music and Ministry

Forty-three members of the First Presbyterian Church Choir in Davenport are flying to Germany to combine music with outreach. → Read More

Sensational Soprano

Lauren Carroll of Bettendorf loves to sing opera. → Read More

For The Record

Vinyl is in. → Read More

A Taste of Argentine Cuisine

Maria, Oscar, and their son Israel Carrasco own and operate the business they opened the business about a year ago. → Read More

Burlington Flood Protection

Burlington is getting a new, multi-million dollar flood protection wall. It’s about fourteen hundred feet and will protect the city from up to twenty-eight feet of water. → Read More

His Way With Words

The poet and retired military veteran who practices what he preaches! → Read More

Let Freedom Ring

Forty-year-old Mateo Martin owns Lucky’s International General Store in Rock Island. → Read More

Spreading Their Wings

The Ukulele Band at Saint Anthony Catholic Church in Davenport uses music as their message. → Read More

Have A Seat

Sears Manufacturing Company specializes in the design and manufacturing of seats for the agricultural, construction, and trucking industries. → Read More

Wizard With Wood

Priester Custom Furniture sits in a tranquil setting in Long Grove. → Read More

Top of their game

It’s all in the family. Two brothers and a sister who own and operate a business which continues to be a fixture in Kewanee. → Read More

Marital Bliss At the Barn

Fran Riley gives you a tour of a 100 year old barn at the Lilienthal Farm near Durant, now a beautiful venue for weddings and other events. → Read More

Business As Usual

It is a fixture in Galesburg. A family owned business for forty years. The iconic sign, steamed beef on a bun, and special seasoning are recipes for success. Becky Willer owns the local Maid Rite franchise. → Read More

The Write Touch

Putting pen to paper. Going from right to left. Sometimes even using an upside down approach. Eighty year old Karen Schmidt from Moline is all about cursive. → Read More

Made To Order

It’s a cottage business. She runs it from her home. Connie Jurgs uses thread, needle, and computer. The Davenport business owner is a quilter. Her business is SeaJay Quilting. → Read More

On the contrary

It’s honey and hops. That’s the combination for the Iowa Pollinator Ale that Mark Mitchell brews at his business, Contrary Brewing Company in Muscatine. → Read More