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Sister of Missing Loves Park Woman Asks For Community Help

You've probably seen the news stories, or the flyers, or the billboard at Riverside and Forest Hills. Emily Anderson, a 25 year old Loves Park woman, has been missing since Sunday, June 18th, and as you might imagine, her family is desperate for information on her.

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Mother of All Ants Spotted in Loves Park

Is this really an ant? Or is it something else?

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New Federal Regulations Impacting Local Blood Collection Efforts

If there's one thing that the federal government does really well, it's dumping mountains of regulations on its citizenry. The bureaucrats in charge would tell you it's all for our own good, to keep us safe and healthy. Those tasked with implementing those regulations are not always in agreement.

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Winnebago County Animal Services Needs Your Help

Spring and summer at Winnebago County Animal Services (WCAS) has been very, very busy. So much so, that I got a note this morning from our friend KD Urbellis, marketing and public relations specialist at WCAS, telling me that they're "bursting at the seams!"

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Help TP the Rockford Rescue Mission!

When I say "TP the Rockford Rescue Mission," I don't mean in the traditional middle-of-the-night-sneak-attack-covering-trees-and-shrubs kind of way.

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Can You Make Sense Of These Confusing Signs? [PHOTO]

Help! "Working together. Of women. The power." What do these random signs mean?

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Team Rubicon Honors Nancy Dubuc, President & CEO Of A+E Networks And History Channel With Their Distinguished Advocate Award
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Veteran Organization Helps Local Family

If you're not familiar with Team Rubicon, they're a group that's well worth knowing, and supporting. What do they do? Their mission statement sums it up:
Team Rubicon unites the skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to rapidly deploy emergency response teams...

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Clean Out Your Closet to Help KNIB

You know it's time. It's probably overdue (at least that's what my wife said about mine). We're talking about cleaning out your closets, and doing some good all at the same time...

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New Illinois Law Grants Immunity to Underage Drinkers Calling for Help

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation allowing immunity from prosecution to minors who call 911 to get help.

Rauner on Monday signed the bill sponsored by Legislative Democrats, Rep...

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Damage on June 23, 2015 after a tornado struck the previous day in Coal City, Illinois.
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Red Cross Experiencing A Busy Summer in Illinois

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The American Red Cross has spent a lot of time in just the last few weeks statewide helping people and property recover from mother nature's wrath, from tornadoes to flooding...

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