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  1. Law Allows Direct Flights From Quad Cities to D.C.Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... flights has been a priority for several years. One of the region's largest employers is the U.S. Army's Rock Island Arsenal, which manufactures government-owned weapons. Quinn says the move will help establish businesses and create jobs. The ...

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  2. More Read the original story

    Jun 29, 2014 | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... flights has been a priority for several years. One of the region's largest employers is the U.S. Army's Rock Island Arsenal, which manufactures government-owned weapons. Quinn says the move will help establish businesses and create jobs. The ...

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  3. Control Solutions LLC v. Elecsys DCX CholRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2014 | FindLaw

    ... of the United States Army (Army) solicited bids for the purchase of controllers to be delivered to the Rock Island Arsenal. The controllers are used in military equipment to assist in opening the doors of vehicles damaged in attacks. Under the terms ...

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  4. Strategic hires help Fluor repositionRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | Washington Technology

    ... r five years. Under the terms, Fluor and two other companies will provide base operations support at the Rock Island Arsenal in Illinois and six other Midwest locations.

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  5. U.S. Army allocates $110M for Rock Island ArsenalRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    U.S. lawmakers from Illinois and Iowa say the Rock Island Arsenal will receive $110 million to help it adapt and compete for new work.

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  6. Good News For The ArsenalRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | WOC-AM Davenport

    Good news is coming to the Rock Island Arsenal. An announcement was made that the United States Army has allocated $110 million in funding for the Arsenal through the Arsenal Sustainment Initiative.

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  7. US Army allocates $110M for Rock Island ArsenalRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. lawmakers from Illinois and Iowa say the Rock Island Arsenal will receive $110 million to help it adapt and compete for new work.

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  8. Rock Island Arsenal To Receive $110 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... and Dave Loebsack (D-IA-02). The delegation said in a statement they hope this funding will help the Rock Island Arsenal, as well as other arsenals, "compete more effectively for public-private partnerships and other business to help sustain ...

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  9. Remembering Fallen Soldiers At Rock Island ArsenalRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Thousands of people took in Memorial Day services at the Rock Island Arsenal by recognizing and remembering the blood, sweat and tears that were shed for our freedom.

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  10. Davenport Ceremony Honors VeteransRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... a very important place for the fallen to rest in peace." Major General Michael Smith of the First Army, Rock Island Arsenal spoke today, sharing stories about "Decoration Day," the holiday's original name.

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  11. Davenport Ceremony Honors VeteransRead the original story

    May 27, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... a very important place for the fallen to rest in peace." Major General Michael Smith of the First Army, Rock Island Arsenal spoke today, sharing stories about "Decoration Day," the holiday's original name.

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  12. Remembering Fallen Soldiers At Rock Island ArsenalRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    Thousands of people took in Memorial Day services at the Rock Island Arsenal by recognizing and remembering the blood, sweat and tears that were shed for our freedom.

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  13. Twin cities plan joint military celebrationRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | The Daily Gazette

    ... it's back to Sterling for the awards and recognition ceremony at Grandon. Major Michelle Williams of the Rock Island Arsenal Command will be keynote speaker. In addition to the vets' ceremony, local youth essay contest winners will be announced.

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  14. The U.S. Army Soldier ShowRead the original story

    May 10, 2014 | WOC-AM Davenport

    ... and Suicide Prevention. Tickets for this free show can be picked up at the following locations on the Rock Island Arsenal: Leisure Travel Office, Outdoor Recreation, Fitness Center, Army Community Service, and also the Adler Box office. Both tickets ...

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  15. Flags At Half-Staff To Honor WW II Pilot From IowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2014 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... 936. He enlisted in the U.S. Army on February 19, 1942. A memorial service and interment will be held at Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery in Illinois at 1 p.m. Saturday with full military honors provided by the Iowa National Guard.

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  16. Clinton WWII Airman Found After 70 YearsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... of a possible aircraft crash site in Madang province, Papua New Guinea. He will be buried at the Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery on April 12th at 1p.m. The public is welcome to attend. Louis Longman was born Jan. 23, 1918 in Murdock, MN. He ...

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  17. Iowa Wwii Pilot Returns Home 70 Years Later Following Discovery of Remains in New GuineaRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Osky News

    ... Stars), World War II Victory Medal and Pilot Wings. A memorial service and interment will be held at the Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery, 1 Rock Island Arsenal, Rock Island, Ill. on April 12 at 1 p.m., with full military honors provided by the ...

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  18. Veterans spiffing up WWI tank at Bloomington, Ill. parkRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    ... listing all he did for veterans through the VAC. The city thinks the tank, an M1917, originated at the Rock Island Arsenal but was modeled off a French tank, a Renault F.T., said John Kennedy director of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts. It ...

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  19. Clinton WWII Airman Found After 70 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2014 | KWQC-TV Davenport

    ... of a possible aircraft crash site in Madang province, Papua New Guinea. He will be buried at the Rock Island Arsenal National Cemetery on April 12th at 1p.m. The public is welcome to attend. Louis Longman was born Jan. 23, 1918 in Murdock, MN. He ...

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  20. Inside the Gates: Welcome to the IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2014 | WHBF-TV Rock Island

    As the drawdown continues, big changes are expected for the Rock Island Arsenal, and they're happening quicker than you think.

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