Joe Dredge was born and raised right here in the <a href="https://1440wrok.com/tags/rockford/"Rockford area. He graduated from Harlem High School in 1997. After bouncing around the suburbs for awhile, he decided to go into radio before making his way back home here at WROK. When off-air, you can catch him cooking, watching college baseball and playing board games!
Why Is It Usually Illegal To Climb To Illinois’ Highest Point?
You might not have ever thought about the highest point in Illinois until now. Make sure you check your calendar before you make a trip out to it.
Rare Michael Jordan Rookie Card Goes Up For Auction
A rare piece of Michael Jordan memorabilia is up for auction once again.
Here’s Where To See A Hidden Herd Of Bison In Illinois
I recently had the pleasure of visiting the Nachusa Grasslands Bison Sanctuary in Illinois, and it was an experience that I won't soon forget
Rockford BBB Issues Ticket Scam Warning
The Better Business Bureau of Rockford has recently issued a warning to baseball and concert fans about potential ticket scams that may arise during the upcoming season.
Unclaimed Treasures: Illinois State Treasurer Schedules Online Auction
The Illinois State Treasurer’s Office has announced an online auction for unclaimed property that will take place from April 3-7, 2023.
Why Does The Upper Peninsula Belong To Michigan And Not Wisconsin?
Michigan's Upper Peninsula is rough, rugged, and absolutely beautiful, but why does it share a bridge with the rest of the state and about 200 miles worth of border with Wisconsin?
You’ve Never Seen A House Decorated Like This Wisconsin Mini-Castle
This Zillow listing from Hartford, Wisconsin is looking for someone that wants to feel like royalty AND has $400K to spend on a house.
Chicago Bridge Designated As ‘A Top 10 Worst Bridge In America’ And You’ve Probably Driven Over It
Bridges are a modern marvel that we really don't think about too often.
This Underground Illinois House Is Pretty Cheap And Kind Of Creepy
This is the latest find from the fantastic Twitter account @ZillowGoneWild.
Illinois Awards Grants to Combat Carjackings
Illinois Secretary of State Alexi Giannoulias has announced that his office is awarding more than $21 million in grants to six police organizations to combat carjackings and motor vehicle thefts in the state.