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5 Incredible Illinois Camping Spots You Must Visit This Summer
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5 Incredible Illinois Camping Spots You Must Visit This Summer

The sound of a fire crackling, the smell of fresh evergreen and bug spray, kids splashing in the lake, and us adults getting our drink on. Let's hit the woods.

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Chicago Cubs Host A Rally To Celebrate Their Playoff Berth
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Why Was Ronnie ‘Woo Woo’ Kicked Out of A Cubs Game?

Anyone who's ever been to Wrigley Field  knows who Ronnie "Woo Woo" Wickers is, so when news broke that he was recently kicked out of a Cubs game everyone wanted to know why.

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Rockford Home Burglarized in Broad Daylight With Children Present

Just another reason why we should NEVER open our doors to unexpected visitors.

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Rockford Area Crime Stoppers Wanted Fugitives For May 11

Rockford Area Crime Stoppers has released its latest list of people wanted by local law enforcement for alleged criminal activity. 

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What NOT to Get Mom For Mother’s Day

Every year you hear lots of talk about what to get Mom for Mother's Day, but it has become evident to me recently that a discussion about what NOT to get her needs to be had as well. #shakingmyhead

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Juicy Burgers Are Coming to Rockford City Market

Rockford City Market kicks off for the 2017 season on Friday, May 19, and a local favorite is bringing their new food truck to the party this year. Better get your napkins and bibs ready now!

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Q98.5 Pet of the Week; Taesia

If you're a sucker for a cute puppy, you may not want to watch this.

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Tourism down in Chicago
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A Trip to Shedd Aquarium May Cost Rockford Residents More

Chicago's Shedd Aquarium wants to get rid of their tiered admission prices in favor of one flat entrance fee to attract more visitors. It will be if you live in Chicago. For those that don't, this change could actually result in a bigger hit to the pocketbook than we're used to.

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Rockford Public Schools Vote On Transportation; Bus Drivers Angry

RPS 205 voted on outsourcing bus transportation, a move they say could save $400,000 over the next few years.

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Anthony Rizzo Donates Over 3 Million to Kids With Cancer

Another day, another awesome deed done by Anthony Rizzo.

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