Got A Problem With Grass in Rockford? Here's How to Fix It
Tired of looking at that property in your neighborhood with the foot tall grass? Here's how you can report it to the City of Rockford.
Throw Away This Cereal Or You May Get Smacked with Salmonella
Kellogg has issued a recall of their Honey Smacks cereal over fear of salmonella contamination.
Here's How to Save Money on Country Thunder Tickets
The stores you go to when you're sick or adulting way too hard in Rockford are now selling Country Thunder tickets at the registers.
The Time Has Come to Choose Rockford's Official Flag
The three finalists have been chosen for the design of Rockford's first official city flag, and now it's our turn to choose the winner.
How to Get Discounted Admission at Magic Waters This Month
It's going to be super hot this weekend. Here's a great way for the family to stay cool, have fun, and save money at the same time.
Q98.5 Pet of the Week; Ernie
Ernie is a 3-month-old kitten who LOVES string toys and is available for adoption now at Winnebago County Animal Services in Rockford.
Taco Bell Wants You to 'Steal' Their Tacos Today
You can score a free Doritos Locos Tacos at Taco Bell this afternoon...here's how.
Red Cross Doctor Says There Is No Such Thing As Dry Drowning
Parents everywhere are panicking over the possibility of their child 'dry drowning' this summer, but some doctors say the whole thing has been 'over-hyped'.
5 Free or Low Cost Things For Kids to Do In Rockford This Summer
If you're already tired of your kids saying 'I'm bored' this summer, here's some fun and FREE things you can take them to in Rockford.
Did Vandals or Ghosts Burn Down This Home on Bloods Point Road?
A vacant home, rumored to be haunted for years on Bloods Point Road, mysteriously burnt to the ground early Sunday morning, and it completely freaks us out.
Sonic Brings Back Their 'Signature' Slush Just In Time for Summer
The Sonic snow cone slush that broke the internet back in March, along with the three other classic flavors, are officially back for some summer fun.
Get Cool IceHogs Gear On the Cheap Tomorrow At the BMO
If you want some cool merch from this year's amazing Rockford IceHogs season for a super low price, get in line at the BMO before 10 a.m. this Saturday.
Be On the Lookout For Fake Money in the Beloit Area
The Beloit Police Department is looking for a suspect who has been paying for items around the city with counterfeit bills. Have you seen him or these bills?
Go Behind The Scenes With the Rockford Park District Today
The Rockford Park District is giving us a birds eye view of operations at several of their facilities on social media today, and they want our honest feedback.
Be Aware, This Scary Rest Stop Story Could Happen in Illinois
An Indiana woman's story about her child nearly being abducted from a rest stop has gone viral because it's terrifying.
Q98.5 Pet of the Week; Toby
June is National Adopt A Cat Month, and this friendly and affectionate 3-year-old gave us the slip and totally freaked us out in the studio this morning.
Letting Your Dog Drink From a Hose Could Be Deadly
Water intoxication is a real danger for dogs in the summer, especially if they love to swim or drink water from a garden hose.
Haunted Rockford's Walking Tour Is Not For the Faint of Heart
Learn all about this city's haunted past during Haunted Rockford's Walking Tour happening this July.
Rockford Sharefest Needs Volunteers to Help Revamp Lockwood Park
Rockford Sharefest's 2018 Summer Project is happening at Lockwood Park this week, and they need a whole bunch of volunteers to get all the work done by Saturday.
Wisconsin's Largest Maze Is Less Than 2 Hours from Rockford
A huge, life-sized maze just opened in Milwaukee and people are raving about it!