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Rockford Burger King Closed After Fire

Just after 7 a.m. a fire was reported to us at Burger King on 11th Street in Rockford. We know what happened and have an idea of when they will reopen.

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Dunkin' Donuts To Challenge Starbucks For Coffee Supremacy
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Get a Free Donut and Coffee from Dunkin’ Donuts Today

If you see cops on the roof at your favorite Dunkin' Donuts location today, don't be alarmed, they are there for an awesome reason, and you should be too.

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Get Your Shop On This Weekend in Rockford

Spring has sprung and so have the outdoor markets in the Stateline area. If you love soaking in the fresh air while buying up fabulous local goods, here's the places you need to be this weekend...

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5 Rockford Area Wineries Perfect for a Summer Day or Night
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5 Rockford Area Wineries Perfect for a Summer Day or Night

I can think of almost nothing better than some wine, a Summer breeze and someone lovely to share that wine with you.

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Wednesday Night Tornado Confirmed Near Rockford

With all the buzz about Wednesday night's weather people are wondering if a tornado physically touched down near Rockford. If it did, how powerful was it?

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New Rockford Police Station Open House on Wednesday
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What Happened To The Man That Jumped Into The River

We heard about the man that jumped off the State Street bridge in downtown Rockford but never found out what happened to him. Rockford Police finally have an answer.

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A Huge Cornhole Tournament Is Coming to Downtown Rockford

If your favorite summer past time is playing a rousing game of cornhole with friends, you now have the perfect way to kick off summer in Rockford this Memorial Day weekend.

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Rockford Public Schools’ New Ban Puts End-Of-Year Event In Jeopardy

Because of the fear of potential lawsuits, Rockford Public School District 205 has banned the best part of an end-of-the-year party.

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Q98.5 Pet of the Week; Trina

Trina is a 3-year-old brown Tabby who was brought to Winnebago County Animal Services in March. She is still waiting there to find her new furever home.

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Is Rockford Getting Another Big Hail Storm Today?

If your car and home survived Monday's hail storm, I have bad news for you. It looks like Mother Nature may have another round of thundery, pounding fun in store for us this afternoon into the evening. 

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