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Trader Joe's Open New Store In Miami Area
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Rockford Reddit User Rallies for a Trader Joe’s

A Rockford Reddit user wants to bring Trader Joe's to our town. They're using Reddit to rally others behind their cause. 

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Popular Cherry Valley Restaurant is Expanding

The restaurant that has State St. in Cherry Valley jam packed every weekend is opening a second location in Rockford next month, and frankly, I can't believe it took so long for this to happen. 

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Rick Nielsen’s Old House Is For Sale, So Let’s Take A Look Inside

This gorgeous house used to be owned by Rockford royalty. Let's see what $800,00 can get you in the Forest City. 

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Young Child Found in DeKalb Reunited with Parents

After a very scary morning, a non-verbal child has been reunited with his parents in DeKalb.

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Family, Friends, the FBI and State Police Pick up Search for Emily

The days continue to add up as family and friends continue to search Emily Anne Dull Anderson.

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Rockford Police Have Caught Suspected BB Gun Shooters

Shortly before 3:00 a.m. this morning (7/24), Rockford Police arrested several people in a blue SUV shooting a BB gun pistol and BB rifle for the vehicle.

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WROK Listener Describes His Car Being Struck by Lightning–With Him In It

This morning, Joe Dredge and I were discussing the storms we all we through over the weekend, including the huge winds, rain, and the massive amount of lightning. We talked about trees being down, power lines being severed, etc., when a listener rang in with his up close and personal encounter with high voltage from the skies over the weekend.

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Is This Rockford-Area Burger the Best in the State of Illinois?
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Is This Rockford-Area Burger the Best in the State of Illinois?

The Illinois Beef Association has named this hamburger one of the five best in Illinois. Do you agree?

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Rains and Rising River Levels Means Another Bad Weekend for Boaters on the Rock

Mother Nature has been in foul mood this summer, and with the recent (and upcoming) weather conditions, it appears that Rockford area boat owners are taking it on the chin again.

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Go For A Bike Ride And Then Eat In Rockford

Liz from GoRockford.com made a visit to the station to let us know what to do this weekend.

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