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Feeding America Receives $1,000,000 Grant From The Dunkin' Donuts & Baskin-Robbins Community Foundation
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Congressman Randy Hultgren Discusses Help for the Opioid Epidemic and More on WROK

14th District Representative Randy Hultgren visits with us on the WROK Morning Show once a month. This morning's topics included his thoughts on the devastation in the Caribbean, fighting back against the opioid epidemic that's been sweeping our nation, and a really cool program designed to shine the spotlight on students and their technical achievements.

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The Rockford Area is Seeing an Increase in Bat Bites

Maybe it's just that the bats that patrol my neighborhood each night are full from all the mosquitos and other bugs they're scooping up, or they're planning an early Fall sneak attack on me, but despite a fairly large amount of them being around, no one near me has been bitten yet. Other people around the Rockford area haven't been so lucky.

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Rockford Area Crime Stoppers Wanted Fugitives 9-20-17

The following people are wanted fugitives. If you have any information about any of them, call Rockford Area Crime Stoppers at 888-768-STOP.

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Sheriff Gary Caruana Discusses the Budget Controversy on WROK

There's been a lot of ink spilled and voices raised over the topic of budget cuts and their effect on the Winnebago County Sheriff's office. This morning, Winnebago County Sheriff Gary Caruana joined us on the WROK Morning Show to give his thoughts.

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Kankakee PD Release Video of Rampaging Bulldozer Crushing a Police Car

So, you're an angry 18 year old guy with an some sort of ax to grind with society in general. How do you go about assuaging your anger? If you answered "run over police cars and stuff with a stolen bulldozer" you've got a lot in common with an idiot the Kankakee Police Department had to deal with last month.

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Is This Illinois Car's Hilarious Headlight Hack For Real?
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Is This Illinois Car’s Hilarious Headlight Hack For Real?

An Illinois police department used there Facebook page to remind drivers to turn on their headlights on a foggy morning. They never expected to see this.

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Adopt A Pet And Take In A Concert This Weekend

Mending Hearts Rescue is holding its 4th annual Rockin' 4 Rescue event this weekend.

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Rockford Traffic Saturation Nets Big Results

Ken Decoster from CrimeStoppers made his weekly visit to the show

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Clothing Retailer Kohl's Post Positive Earnings
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Kohl’s Stores Will Now Handle Your Amazon Returns For You

So, you've just opened up your delivery from Amazon Prime, only to discover that those really cool pants are too big, and that gadget that you just had to have isn't really all it's cracked up to be. Instead of going to all the trouble of arranging a return back to Amazon, now you can just take it to Kohl's and let them do it for you (assuming you live in one of the two cities now offering the service).

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Albion, Illinois Had a 3.8 Magnitude Earthquake This Morning

The strongest earthquake in years was recorded in Southern Illinois just before 7:00 this morning, centered in Albion near the Indiana border.

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