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Mysterious Blue Flowers Popping Up On Northern Illinois Lawns
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Mysterious Blue Flowers Popping Up On Northern Illinois Lawns

What the heck are these blue things growing around Rockford and the Stateline? Anyone?

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McDonald’s Still Serves McPizza, But Will It Ever Make It To Rockford?

McDonald's continues to serve pizza, but it might be a while before we see it in Rockford.

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San Francisco Career Fair Helps Military Veterans Find Jobs
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Shannon From Goodwill Talks About How to Get a New Job This Weekend

This morning on the WROK Morning Show, Shannon Halverson from Goodwill stopped by our studios to discuss the Community Job Fair going on tomorrow at Lou Bachrodt AutoMall.

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Machesney Park Senior Citizen Loses $18K to Phone Scam

When you spend any amount of time talking to someone in law enforcement about phone and computer scams, one thing becomes abundantly clear: senior citizens have a bulls-eye on their backs as a scammer's preferred targets.

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What Weird Things Are Illinoisans Searching For On Google?

A while back in this space, I posted a piece entitled "What are Illinoisans Asking Google About?" In a nutshell, it was a look at what each state, starting with our own, was asking Google about more than any other state. Some of the entries were a bit on the odd side, so today, let's go all the way to the weirdness.

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Rockford Woman Looking For Chase from ‘Texas Roadhouse’

Another Rockford love connection at a restaurant celebration.

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Sex Abuse Charge Filed Against North Boone Teacher
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Criminal Sexual Assault Charges Filed Against North Boone Teacher

Boone County Sheriff’s Police have charged a North Boone High School teacher on multiple counts of criminal sexual assault.

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Are There Any Rockford Potholes You’d Like to Wish a Happy Birthday?

Some folks in an English village decided to send a message to their local government about a two year old pothole problem. They didn't do it by petition, or by raising their voices at a council meeting--they did it with cake.

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Durand Couple Requesting Some Weird ‘NSFW’ Wedding Gifts

Some people want new sheets, or dishes, not this couple, they want something much fancier.

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Vehicle Shooting in Rockford, Police Need Your Help
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Vehicle Shooting in Rockford, Police Need Your Help

Rockford Police are turning to the public for information related to a shooting crime that took place on Wednesday afternoon in Rockford.

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