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You Should Always Order a Large Pizza, This is Why

No matter where you get the pizza from, you should always get the same size.

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NIU Political Science Professor Matt Streb on Trump’s First 100 Days and More

We always enjoy getting to spend some time with Northern Illinois University's political-science professor Matt Streb. Matt joined us on the WROK Morning Show this morning to talk Husky athletics, the nation's political pulse, and President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.

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14th District Congressman Randy Hultgren on Jobs, Syria, and the Supreme Court

Illinois' 14th District Congressman Randy Hultgren joined the WROK Morning Show this morning to cover some of the hot topics from here in Illinois to Washington, DC and beyond.

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The BBB Warns of Scams and Counterfeit Cubs and Blackhawks Tickets

If you're suspicious about an offer you've seen for great seats at a Cubs game or a Blackhawks playoff game, there's a good reason you should be. Scammers are looking to take your money--and leave you with a worthless counterfeit ticket.

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Colp, Illinois Will Decide Mayor’s Race With a Coin Flip

I'm sure the very first question that comes to mind is "Where the h*** is Colp, Illinois?" Good question, but next time, let's watch the language. Colp, Illinois is almost exactly 367.2 miles south of Rockford, or about a 5 hour, 20 minute ride down I-39 to I-57.

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These Might Be the Lewdest-Sounding Town Names in the Midwest

A year or so back, I posted a piece in this space called "Some Illinois Towns Have Weird Names." Some of the Illinois towns mentioned as being weirdly named were: Goofy Ridge, Oblong, Lowpoint, Muddy, Ransom, and Preemption. Time to make the move from weirdness to lewdness.

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How Illinois’ Tax Burden Compares With Other States

Don't look now, but on the 18th of this month, Uncle Sam, on both the state and federal levels, will be looking for his cut of your earnings. If you've ever had the feeling that a bigger piece of your pie gets taken here in Illinois than in many other states--you're right.

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Downtown Rockford Hotel Approved, Another New Business Announced

Last night a "yes" vote changed Rockford for years to come. Shortly after, another new business was announced for the downtown area.

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Recall on Frozen Sweet Peas at ALDI

If you bought peas recently at an ALDI store in Illinois, please check your freezer right away. Consuming them, could make you very sick.

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The Story Behind This Rockford Wedding Photo Will Surprise You
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The Story Behind This Rockford Wedding Photo Will Surprise You

A heart warming wedding photo taken on Water Street in Rockford is going viral.

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