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Authorities Investigating Body Found in Rock River
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say they're trying to recover the body of a man found in the Rock River near the Chicago Rockford International Airport. Winnebago County Sheriff's Department public information officer Ken DeCoster told the Rockford Register Star on Saturday afternoon that a group of people watching the AirFest air show from a boat on the river spotted the body...
Body To Be Exhumed In Connection With Mary Jane Reed Case
OREGON, Ill. (AP) — The nephew of a northern Illinois man who was shot to death in 1948 says he hopes the exhumation of his uncle's body will yield clues to a double homicide that's never been solved. SaukValley.com reports that 62-year-old Steve Skridla of Rockford announced Wednesday that a Winnebago County judge has signed an order allowing the exhumation of Stanley Skridla's body...