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  1. JMTC Leaders Look Forward to Bigger Workload for Arsenal EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    One of the Quad Cities' biggest employers is looking forward to a better year ahead. On Monday, the commander of the Rock Island Arsenal's Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center outlined projections for the workload there, including more public-private partnership contracts.

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  2. Contracts for December 09, 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... date is June 24, 2016. Work will be performed in Alexandria, Virginia. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. Readiness Management Support, L.C., Panama City, Florida, is being awarded a ...

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  3. JMTC Leaders Look Forward to Bigger Workload for Arsenal EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... Cities' biggest employers is looking forward to a better year ahead. On Monday, the commander of the Rock Island Arsenal's Joint Manufacturing and Technology Center outlined projections for the workload there, including more public-private ...

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  4. Military-Industrial Complex: Defense Dept. Contracts for Nov. 14, 2014Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | Huntington News

    ... Estimated completion date is . Work will be performed in Honolulu, Hawaii. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. American Construction Co., Inc.,* Tacoma, Washington, was awarded a ...

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  5. Contracts for November 14, 2014Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... completion date is Dec. 28, 2019. Work will be performed in Honolulu, Hawaii. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois, is the contracting activity. American Construction Co., Inc.,* Tacoma, Washington, was awarded a ...

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  6. Day Trip: Spend a day in the past in Quad CitiesRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    A barge moves through Lock & Dam 15. Visitors to the Mississippi River Visitor Center at the Rock Island Arsenal can view river traffic there. Many interactive exhibits help visitors follow the progress of Deere & Co.

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  7. WWII Veteran Receives Distinguished Flying CrossRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... across the country are recognizing the men and women who have served in our military. On Friday at the Rock Island Arsenal, a Moline man was recognized, receiving a long-overdue medal for his service in World War II. "The President of the United ...

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  8. Inside the Gates: Veterans, In their own wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    Tuesday, November 11th is veterans day, and here in the Quad Cities, we have a unique connection to the special day. CBS4 take you inside the gates of the Rock Island Arsenal so you can hear from veterans, in their own words.

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  9. Three Juveniles Arrested In Connection With Rock Island FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... based Rhythm City casino. All the way from Columbus, Ohio, photographer Angie Blevins spent two days at Rock Island Arsenal taking pictures for military family. Blevins says, "This is my gift to them for the service they provide." All the way from ...

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  10. Iowa Squirrel Hunter Accidentally Shoots HimselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... based Rhythm City casino. All the way from Columbus, Ohio, photographer Angie Blevins spent two days at Rock Island Arsenal taking pictures for military family. Blevins says, "This is my gift to them for the service they provide." All the way from ...

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  11. Former U.S. Congressman Lane Evans Has DiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... based Rhythm City casino. All the way from Columbus, Ohio, photographer Angie Blevins spent two days at Rock Island Arsenal taking pictures for military family. Blevins says, "This is my gift to them for the service they provide." All the way from ...

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  12. Midwest Traveler: Quad Cities is another gem of a river cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... double-decked railroad bridge to take in our nation's largest government-owned and -operated arsenal. Rock Island Arsenal, an active U.S. Army facility about a mile wide and 3 miles long, has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places ...

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  13. Hometown soldier promoted to majorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Journal-Advocate

    ... Stratton II to the rank of major at a ceremony in the U.S. Army Sustainment Command headquarters at Rock Island Arsenal, Ill., Oct. 1. His wife, Ammie, attached the new rank to his uniform. "First I want to thank God, He got me here," he said. "He ...

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  14. Contracts for October 20, 2014Read the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... be determined with each order. Estimated completion date is Oct. 20, 2015. Army Contracting Command - Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Illinois is the contracting activity. Defense Research Associates, Inc., Dayton, Ohio, has been awarded a ...

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  15. Suspected Unexploded Ordnance Found At Rock Island ArsenalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... They say that some Simply Right Baby Wipes may be contaminated. According to the baby-wipe maker... The Rock Island Arsenal Police Department responded to a report of suspected unexploded ordnance that was discovered on Rock Island Arsenal at the ...

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  16. Problems At Fort Madison PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... requires, not only will the Army face cuts but the reduction in funding could have a major impact on the Rock Island Arsenal's operations. U.S. Secretary of the Army, John McHugh says if sequestration happens in fiscal year 2016 as current law ...

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  17. Driver Dies Following Dubuque CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... requires, not only will the Army face cuts but the reduction in funding could have a major impact on the Rock Island Arsenal's operations. A person involved in a two vehicle crash in Dubuque Tuesday has died. According to police, two vehicles ...

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  18. Davenport Police Investigate Fatal Pedestrian AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... requires, not only will the Army face cuts but the reduction in funding could have a major impact on the Rock Island Arsenal's operations. Davenport Police worked Wednesday morning to reconstruct the accident that killed a pedestrian and left the ...

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  19. Escaped Juveniles Arrested After Carjacking At Moline StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... requires, not only will the Army face cuts but the reduction in funding could have a major impact on the Rock Island Arsenal's operations. U.S. Secretary of the Army, John McHugh says if sequestration happens in fiscal year 2016 as current law ...

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  20. McHugh: Rock Island Arsenal 'essential' to readinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | The United States Army

    ROCK ISLAND ARSENAL, Ill. -- The success of the Army on the battlefield depends on logistical support, and the support provided by Rock Island Arsenal, located on an island in the Mississippi River, was displayed to the Army's top civilian.

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