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Annual Dachshund Race Celebrates Start Of Oktoberfest In Australia
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People Will Be Showing Their Weiners On the Streets of Loves Park

Rockford's Oktoberfest celebration is going to be doggone fun this year.

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Winnebago County Sheriff's Deputy Surprises Grieving Rockford Family
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Winnebago County Sheriff’s Deputy Surprises Rockford Family in Grief

If you need proof that there really are plenty of amazingly good people in Rockford, here ya go.

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After six years a family is reunited with their dog.
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After Six Years a Family is Reunited with their Dog

Are you ready for the feel good moment of the day?

Check this out. A family has been reunited with their dog, that had been missing for six years!

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A mural to recognize Rockford's diversity and refugees is going up.
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A Mural to Recognize Rockford’s Refugees is Going Up [Video]

Rockford is a melting pot of many diverse nationalities.

A mural is going up in the Midtown area to recognize the many refugees who call this city their home.

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As Fairdale moves toward Rebuilding, help is still needed.
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As Fairdale Moves to Rebuild Help is still Needed [Video]

After Monday night's tornado in Sublette, it's amazing that the damage wasn't as bad as it could have been like what happened to our friends in Fairdale.

As we approach the three month mark the town is slowly moving towards rebuilding but is still in need of help.

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Ban on e-cigarettes coming soon.
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Ogle County Bans E-Cigarettes

If you or someone you know smokes e-cigarettes take note.

Ogle County is banning the public smoking of them next week.

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Dixon Police show that they're real people to with twtitter.
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Dixon Police Show that they’re Real People too with Twitter [Video]

In light of how police have been looked at lately in the news, the Dixon police department is out to change that perception with twitter.

They're showing that police are real people too with their account.

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Ogle county is encouraging volunteers.
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Ogle County is Encouraging more to Volunteer

If April 9th's EF-4 tornado taught us one thing it is volunteerism.

That's why Ogle County is encouraging more people to become volunteers, especially for times just like that.

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Main Street Market Coming to Midway Village Saturday

Ladies if you love to shop and you like shabby chick clothes, furniture and accessories this is the place you want to be Saturday.

The Urban Farmgirls' Main Street Market at Midway Village on Guilford Road.

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Bring your outdated medicines to the Medication Drive this Saturday
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Medication Collection this Saturday

This Saturday you can take your old medications whether prescribed or over the counter to the Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Medication Collection.

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