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Popular Byron Pub Is Closing

On July 2, 2017 downtown Byron will be hopping as one favorite pub and eatery celebrates its "last hurrah".

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Stateline Area Individual State Wrestling Tournament Preview

Here's the wrestlers from area schools that will be headed to the individual State tournament.

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Auburn, Byron Highlight Big Area Playoff Matchups

The first round of the playoffs was not kind to the NIC-10. Certainly Hononegah and Harlem were underdogs in their games, so to see the first round losses was not a shock...

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Eat Cupcakes to Help Those Affected by Orlando Nightclub Shooting

A local woman is doing what she does best to honor the victims of the Orlando Pulse Nightclub Shooting.

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The Phantom Woman of Kennedy Hill Road

The other day, I read with great interest a post on this website by my friend, Sweet Lenny. His post, Is This Nearby Rockford Road Really The Stuff Of ‘Nightmares?’ gives you the lowdown on the supposedly haunted Bloods Point Road in Boone County.

Another spot close to Rockford may also be haunted.

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Byron Plant Clears Power Auction, Now More Likely To Remain Open

We've spent a good deal of time on the show discussing the future of the Exelon nuclear power plant in Byron. For a while, officials with the company have been warning of a potential closure in the near future because of its inability to make money on the plant...

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Byron Nuclear Plant Appears To Be Off Closure List [AUDIO]

We’ve been keeping a close eye on the continuing discussion about the future of Exelon’s nuclear power plants in Illinois. This interview from 2014 outlines the problems the nearby Byron plant and others around the state currently are having...

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Legislation Aims To Help Exelon Nuclear Power Plants

John Gregory -- Illinois Radio Network

Exelon nuclear power plants want to be credited as clean energy in order to avoid closing.

New legislation would require utilities to reward producers of low carbon energy, including nuclear power plants...

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Exelon Asks For Help To Keep Byron Plant Open [AUDIO]

Jim Anderson -- Illinois Radio Network

Exelon is asking state lawmakers for help in keeping three nuclear power plants open.

Exelon says its plants in Byron, Clinton and the Quad Cities are losing money...

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State Plan Could Help Illinois Nuclear Plants Stay Afloat [AUDIO]

We've been keeping a close eye on the continuing discussion about the future of Exelon's nuclear power plants in Illinois. This interview from 2014 outlines the problems the nearby Byron plant and others around the state currently are having...

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