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Winnebago Bank Robbery Update

Posted: 01/09/2009 - There's major relief in the small town of Winnebago now that an alleged armed and dangerous bank robber is behind bars and heading to court Friday morning. Authorities captured the suspect Thursday in Elgin.

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Rockford Loves Elvis

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Today marks the 74th anniversary of Elvis Presley's birth, and one thing's for sure. Rockford is all shook up when it comes to The King.

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Traffic Deaths Down in Stateline

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Higher gas prices in the stateline, are being credited for a decrease in highway crashes by about half.

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Alzhemier's Vaccine

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Imagine a vaccine to reverse the mental decline of Alzheimer's, or a drug to prevent it. One doctor says that help may be closer than we think.

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Geographic Policing in Rockford

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Another public meeting on geographic policing was held tonight. This one at the Kenrock Community Center on 11th St.

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Rockford Winter Tourism

Posted: 01/08/2009 - The tourism industry is switching to digital with a new campaign to draw people to the Rockford area.

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Layoffs at Walgreen's

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Officials say 1,000 job cuts will be made beginning next month at Walgreen's drugstores nationwide.

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Blagojevich Waives Right To Preliminary Hearing

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Gov. Rod Blagojevich's attorneys have waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges he plotted to sell the Senate seat vacated by Barack Obama and illegally squeezed contributors for campaign money.

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Reid Won't Say How Burris' Testimony Affects Quest For Senate Seat

Posted: 01/08/2009 - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says he hasn't decided whether Roland Burris' testimony today before the Illinois House panel considering the impeachment of Gov. Rod Blagojevich improved Burris' chances of being seated as a U.S. senator from Illinois.

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Illinois Traffic Deaths Down 16% for 2008

Posted: 01/08/2009 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Transportation officials in Illinois say 16% fewer people died on the state's highways last year, and higher fuel prices should get some of the credit.

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La Crosse Wisconsin Diocese Faces Lawsuit

Posted: 01/08/2009 - A Plover woman has filed a civil lawsuit against the Roman Catholic Diocese of La Crosse, claiming it knew a priest had a history of molesting children, yet let him continue to work with youngsters.

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Bail Set For Man Arrested At O'Hare With Gun

Posted: 01/08/2009 - A Cook County judge has set bail at $75,000 for an Indiana man arrested for trying to bring a gun through security at O'Hare International Airport.

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