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The Cities

Jim Mertens talks with regional and national guests on a variety of topics important to viewers in eastern Iowa and western Illinois.

Tonight | 7:00pm. Learn more


Whitney Reynolds Show

With a news background and passion for people have been combined to create a show that is helping to change the world of talk TV. Whitney delivers with tough topics, inspiring viewers and provoking positive change.

Tonight | 7:30pm. Learn more


On Two Fronts

Latinos & Vietnam

Examine the Latino experience during a war that placed its heaviest burden on the working class. Framing the documentary are memoirs of two siblings who stood on opposite sides of the Vietnam War, one a POW and the other a protestor at home.

Tonight | 8:00pm. Learn more


Distilleries to Stills

Prohibition in Peoria

This Illinois town was the whiskey capital of the world. Alcohol production was big business. But times change, and in January 1920, it all came to an end.

Tonight | 9:30pm.



A Nation of Hypocrites

By criminalizing one of the nation's largest industries, the law gave savvy gangsters a way to make huge profits, and as they grew in power, rival outfits wreaked havoc in cities across the country.

Tonight | 10:00pm. Learn more

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Latrice Lacey of the Davenport Civil Rights Commission sits down with Jim to talk about housing discrimination. Lisa Powell Williams of the Moline Public Library discusses the libraries “Latino Americans: 500 Years of History” exhibit and special events in April.

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