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Illinois is Revising Our License Plates AGAIN

In January Illinois started distributing the newly designed state license plate to residents, and now they're already redesigning them after receiving a slew of complaints about the new design behind hard to read.

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Wisconsin Has the Perfect Trolley Tour for Wine Lovers

If your Summer is not complete without a vacation in Wisconsin, and you LOVE wine, here's the reason you need to head North to Door County this year.

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Things Not To Do At Rockford Restaurants

Here's a list of things not to do when you go out to a restaurant in Rockford.

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Rockford Pie Shop Looking To Upgrade With Help From Community

One of Rockford's favorite dessert makers wants to make even more treats but needs help to make it happen. That's where the community comes in.

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Rockford Teen To Announce Chicago Bears 2nd Draft Pick

The Chicago Bears announced Monday that a familiar, and beloved name here at Q98.5, will be joining them in Philadelphia to announce their second round draft pick at the NFL Draft on April 28, 2017.

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Rockford Family Looking for Hit and Run Driver

A Rockford family had a scary moment on Easter Sunday and need your help finding the person responsible.

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‘Chicago TV’ Fan Convention is Coming Memorial Day Weekend

"Chicago Watch 2017", a fan convention for lovers of the Chicago television series, is coming to the McCormick Place in Chicago May 26-28 and yes, Lt. Kelly Severide from Chicago Fire will be there.

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You Can Smell That BBQ In Belvidere

You know it's getting warm outside when the smell barbecue takes over Business 20 between Rockford and Belvidere. If you've never stopped at this roadside favorite you're missing out on some good eatin'.

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Clock Tower Resort Could Become A Casino

The Clock Tower Resort has the chance to become a casino.

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Rockford Police Hosting ‘Kites for Kids’

On Monday, April 17, 2017 will once again be holding their interactive "Kites for Kids" event at several places around Rockford.

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