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Could Robot Workers Be Coming to a Rockford Area Schnucks?

The short answer is maybe. And, if they do, they won't look like this photo. However, a Schnucks Markets grocery store in Missouri is testing the new tech, and they're very positive about what the future may bring.

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Police Release the Identify of the Man Found Dead Along I-88 Near DeKalb
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Police Release the Identify of the Man Found Dead Along I-88 Near DeKalb

DeKalb and the NIU community woke up to shocking news on Saturday when it was reported that a dead body was located along a stretch of I-88, in DeKalb.

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Detailed Maps of Path Of Solar Eclipse Released
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Detailed Illinois and Midwest Maps of Path of Solar Eclipse Released

With less than two weeks to go before the biggest celestial event to come to Illinois, NASA has released detailed maps of the path of the solar eclipse.

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Giant Wasp Spotted North of Rockford Doesn’t Care About Humans

It's true! So what is this wasp and what is it looking for? You might be surprised.

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The Byron Dragway is For Sale
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The Byron Dragway is For Sale

After being owned for decades by Ron Leek, and later by B.J. Vangsness, the Byron Dragway, is seeking new ownership.

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Illinois Gas Prices Continue to Rise

It's not your imagination. You actually are paying more for a gallon of gas today than you did last month, and almost 25 cents more than you did last year at this time. And yes, the rise in prices is continuing.

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Take a Look at Illinois’ Top Boat Names for 2017

In the interests of full disclosure, I must tell you that I am not a boat guy. Don't get me wrong, I've got nothing against boats. As a matter of fact, I've never been out on the Rock River boating without having a great time. It's just that I don't want one, I want friends who have one.

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Chicago’s Cards Against Humanity’s Has A Way To Promote Legalizing Marijuana

If you've ever had a game night with friends, you know at some point in the evening that Cards Against Humanity will be broken out to play.

This Chicago company came up with a  unique way to help promote the efforts to lobby to legalize marijuana.

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5 Things That Aren't Jay Cutler Chicago Should Ship to Miami
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5 Things That Aren’t Jay Cutler Chicago Should Ship to Miami

Former Chicago Bear QB Jay Cutler is now a Miami Dolphin. Jay signed a one-year, $10 million deal with the Dolphins on Sunday. Miami can have these 5 things too.

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Don’t Freak Out, There’s a Haunted Boooooze Cruise in Chicago on Halloween

Forget office parties and trick or treating this year, there's an adults only haunted party cruise in Chicago this Halloween.

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