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There’s A New Scam Targeting Married Men

CrimeStoppers made it's weekly visit to the station. This week Ken and Riley uncover a new scam in town that's targeting married men.

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People Who’ve Left Illinois Talk About the Things They Miss

I've only lived outside the state of Illinois for a grand total of about 6 months. In 1985, I went to work for a radio station in Columbus, Ohio, which was a great town to live in with one possible downside--when you left Columbus, you were in Ohio.

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Springfield Lands on a Top 20 List of Best State Capitals

We all know that our state doesn't always fare so well on lists of the "Best of," and unfortunately shows up too often on the "Worst of" lists. However, when it comes to the "livability" of state capitals around the US, our Springfield does pretty well.

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A Body Has Been Recovered at Rock Cut State Park

A body has been recovered at Rock Cut State Park; here's what we know so far.

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Chris DeRidder
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Bill Introduced To Raise Illinois Speed Limit

Senator Jim Oberweis is responsible for getting the speed limit in Illinois up to 70. He wants to go faster. 

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Byron Freshman Wows Crowd With National Anthem Rendition

Before the IHSA boys swimming sectional this Saturday, a local student riled up the crowd with his own rendition of the National Anthem.

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Seeing Bad Behavior on Rockford’s Streets? It May Be a Millennial

Both my kids are (depending on the chart you look at) millennials, that group of Americans that are constantly (usually with good reason) excoriated for narcissism, bad manners, lack of respect, inability to deal with things that don't go their way, etc. Now, according to Chicago AAA, they're the worst-behaved drivers on our roads.

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I Saw a Rockford Dog Doing This Over the Weekend

In the interests of full disclosure, my wife Amy and I don't take our dog Lucy for a ride in the car unless it's absolutely, positively necessary. Why? Lucy hates being in the car, doesn't like to see other cars, is upset by other dogs riding in cars, and basically loses her anxiety-ridden mind at anyone and everything she sees. In a nutshell, we'd rather road-trip with the car full of angry hornets with the windows up.

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Get Out And Solve A Murder This Weekend

Andrea from GoRockford.com made her weekly visit to the station to let us know what was on tap for this beautiful weekend. 

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Having Fun In Rockford Will Soon Cost More Money
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Having Fun In Rockford Will Soon Cost More Money

If you're someone who likes to stay home and avoid having fun, this probably won't effect you.

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