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Spirit of the Flame Award to be Presented to St Jude Teen, Rockford's Kate Foster
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Meet Rockford’s Kate Foster; Former St. Jude Patient and Awesome Gymnast

I first met Rockford's Kate Foster 4 years ago when she came to the Cherryvale Mall to share her St. Jude story with us. She had just returned from Memphis a few days earlier after going through a bone marrow transplant to treat her second bout with cancer. The strides she has made in the last 4 years, is absolutely incredible, and I am so honored to know this amazingly inspirational young woman. Here's Kate's St. Jude story.

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You Could Be Paying More For Having Fun In Rockford

This flew under the radar, but it looks like you may be paying more for your nights out in Rockford.

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New 'No Outside Food and Beverage' Policy at Magic Waters Explained
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New ‘No Outside Food and Beverage’ Policy at Magic Waters Explained

On Wednesday, it was revealed that Magic Waters has instituted a new policy for 2017 that would forbid patrons from bringing in their own food and beverages. You had questions, and now we have some answers.

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New Jobs Coming To Town For 175 People

 

If you know anyone looking for a job there's about to be a big batch of them coming to town.

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A Look At 25 Years of Supporting St. Jude with Q98.5

Today we celebrate day one of our 25th Q98.5 Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Radiothon, so I took a few moments to think about all the amazing things this community has done for St. Jude kids over 25 years. Let me just say, these memories and numbers have brought me to tears, and have left me feeling so very proud. 

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Gas Prices Rising in Rockford
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Guess What Rockford Will Be Paying More For Soon

Well so much for cheap gas in Rockford.

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Magic Waters Changes Food Policy for 2017 Season

Magic Waters Waterpark will be opening for the 2017 season on May 27, and one major policy change has been made for this year; outside food will no longer be allowed inside the park.

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Did A UFO Land In Rockford?

Did Rockford have some visitors from another planet?

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Q98.5 Pet of the Week; Bae

If your Valentine disappointed you this year, or maybe you are single and need a partner to love that will never let you down, Bae is your girl.

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Local Rockford Resident Trolls Users On Craigslist With An Epic Post

 

We all see things for free on Craigslist and then wonder if it really is true. This ad for a certain item will make you ill and laugh at the same time. 

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