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Former Rockford Meteorologist Believes Snow Possible This Week

Remember Eric Sorensen? For years he was the meteorologist at WREX TVĀ in Rockford.

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Forget the East Coast Snow, Remember the Chicago Blizzard of 1967?

Over the past few days, we've been treated to a lot of news about snow. First, the Rockford area got some long-overdue snow to (hopefully) wrap up the season. Then, over the last two days we've been bombarded with news about the blizzard on the east coast. But, how many of us remember the Big Snow, or the Chicago Blizzard of 1967?

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Remember When We Used to Get Snow in the Rockford Area?

I don't know what it's like around your house, but being married to a snow-worshipper has been kind of tough for me this winter. My wife Amy has not been pleased at all with our lack of something for her to shovel. "Is it ever going to snow agaaaaaaaaaaaaaain?" she whined/growled the other night.

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Rockford Snow Mound Won’t Melt

Despite a mild winter in Rockford, a mound of snow from December still hasn't melted.

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Does Rockford Get Any Snow Anymore?

My wife Amy, who loves any and all things involving snow more than most little kids do, looked at me last night as we were outside with our dog, and sadly said, "Remember when Rockford used to get snow in wintertime?"

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In Case You Missed It–Here are the Results of the Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition

Mother Nature did force a postponement of the Illinois Snow Sculpting Competition at Sinnissippi Park, but she didn't force a cancellation, as teams got together (albeit a week later) and got to work last week making works of art out of blocks of snow. In case you couldn't attend, or were unaware how it turned out, let's take a look at who got the votes.

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Rockford’s Streets Are Still Slippery This Morning

Just a quick reminder for those who haven't yet hit the streets to begin their day: it's slippery in spots, and will remain so for the remainder of the morning.

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Wisconsin Snow Removal Violation Could Cost You $181

If you're driving in Wisconsin, you might want to double check that you removed every inch of snow from your car.

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Reports Say Polar Cold Could Deep Freeze Rockford Next Week

Is it just me or has it already kind of felt like a long winter?

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The Five Best Rockford First Snowfall Instagram Pics

In case you missed it, snow fell yesterday in Rockford.

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