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Fired Employee Sues Nicor

Updated: 04/20/2009 - A former Nicor employee from Aurora has filed a lawsuit against the natural gas utility, contending he was fired after reporting potential health violations.

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Obama Calling on Cabinet to Cut Spending

Updated: 04/20/2009 - A senior administration official says President Barack Obama is ready to ask federal department and agency chiefs to find $100 million to cut from the budget when he holds his first formal Cabinet meeting.

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Gunman Holds Plane and Crew at Airport in Jamaica

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Updated: 04/20/2009 - A gunman and the crew of a hijacked Canadian charter plane are still on board the jet that's parked on the airport tarmac near the resort city of Montego Bay, Jamaica.Officials say no one has been hurt.

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Inmate Second Chances

Updated: 09/04/2009 - Right now around 900 people are serving time in the Winnebago County jail, putting a drain on our community both socially and economically. County leaders are pushing alternative programs to make former inmates productive members of society.

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Rockford School to Get New Playground

Updated: 04/20/2009 - Recess at Nashold Elementary School in Rockford has been fairly bland these days, so some local businesses are chipping in to help the school buy a playground.

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Columbine 10 Year Anniversary on Monday

Posted: 04/19/2009 - It's a place most of us have never been, yet it resonates with a lot of emotions. And although Columbine High School is about 1100 miles away, its tragedy is very close to our hearts.

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Illinois Holocaust Museum Opens in Skokie

Posted: 04/19/2009 - Every year, we lose more and more Holocaust survivors. But now, their tragic memories of what happened some 60 plus years ago will remain captured in time at a new museum now open in the Chicago suburb of Skokie.

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Senator Burris Hosts Fundraiser

Posted: 04/19/2009 - In political news, US Senator Roland Burris hosts his first fundraiser since being appointed by now-ousted governor Rod Blagojevich.

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N-Center Meeting on Tuesday

Posted: 04/19/2009 - Also Tuesday, the fight to keep at-risk youth out of trouble tops the agenda of an N-Center meeting.

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Janesville GM Plant Closing for Good

Posted: 04/19/2009 - The remaining 100 workers of the Janesville GM plant will soon join the masses of autoworkers now looking for new jobs.

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Rockford House Fire

Updated: 04/20/2009 - A Rockford home is reduced to ashes after a fire rapidly spreads through it early this morning.

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Plasma for Money

Updated: 05/04/2009 - With many companies cutting back on overtime, there's a lot of families now scrounging to come up with extra cash. One service they found is paying up to 40 dollars a week for just one-to-two hours worth of work.

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Agriculture Seminar in Freeport

Posted: 04/18/2009 - As we know, agriculture also depends on the sun. But in order to maintain a sustainable future in farming, some experts say local farmers need to change with the times.

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Solar Panel Education Seminar

Posted: 04/18/2009 - Another way families are trying to save cash and the environment is by investing in solar energy.

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New Beloit Superintendent

Updated: 04/19/2009 - The Beloit School District has beaten the Rockford School District to the punch, naming its new superintendent.

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Beloit College Grad Back on Campus

Updated: 04/17/2009 - A Beloit College grad is back on American turf and in the Stateline this weekend, sharing his terrifying story of a kidnapping in the Middle East.

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Rockford Rescue Mission needs our help

Posted: 04/17/2009 - Tonight the Rockford Rescue Mission is in urgent need of our help. The Mission needs plastic cutlery for meal service, particularly forks and knives.

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