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Freeport Student and Teacher Duo Get Cubs Tattoos 10 Years After Making Pact

Ten years ago this Freeport teacher made a pact with his student to get Cubs tattoos when the Cubs won the World Series. Last week, they fulfilled it.

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Beef-A-Roo Is Getting Into The Promposal Game

This is definitely a fad that I'm glad didn't take hold while I was in school. 

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Dance With Dinosaurs In Rockford This Weekend

Andrea from GoRockford.com made her weekly visit to the show to tell us what to do this weekend.

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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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Euphoric Chicago Awaits Start Of First World Series For Cubs In 71 Years
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Wrigley Field Upping Security for Home Opener

Here comes the downfall of your team winning the World Series Championship after 108 years; a day at Wrigley Field will now require more money and a lot more patience.

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Illinois Takes First Step Towards $15 Minimum Wage

The proposal cleared a House committee Wednesday and will head to the full House for a vote.

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Payless Shoes Closing In Rockford
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Rockford Payless Closing After Filing Bankruptcy

If you're going to count the chain stores that have filed bankruptcy and announced their closing a Rockford location you're about to run out of fingers. Say goodbye to another one.

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Congressman Adam Kinzinger on Syria, The U.S. Military, and Judge Gorsuch

As he does a couple of times per month, 16th District Congressman Adam Kinzinger joined the WROK Morning Show this morning to discuss some of the latest happenings and hot topics in Washington.

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Chess Class Coming To Nicholas Conservatory

 

Osvaldo "Ozzy" Flores wants to help with the child delinquency problem in town and his solution is to bring kids together over a chess board.

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