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Rockford House Fire Update

Updated: 11/24/2008 - New details tonight on a Rockford house fire that caused $200,000 worth of damage.

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Holiday Traffic Enforcement in Rock County

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Starting this weekend, the Rock County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting patrols of Interstates I-43 and I-39/90 and major highways throughout Rock County, during the holiday season.

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Libertyville Schools Superintendent Honored

Posted: 11/24/2008 - Seventeen years after he was named to head the Libertyville schools, Supt. Mark Friedman has been named the best school administrator in the state.

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Prosecutors Investigate Missing Cemetery Funds

Posted: 11/24/2008 - Prosecutors from St. Clair and Madison counties and Illinois State Police plan to meet this week in a probe of $300,000 in prepaid burial funds that are missing from two area cemeteries.

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Sangamon County Sheriff Wants to Limit Jailings

Posted: 11/24/2008 - -- Sangamon County Sheriff Neil Williamson is asking police chiefs across the county to help reduce jail overcrowding by not locking up people accused of some minor offenses.

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Two GOP Congressmen Offer Ideas on Economy

Posted: 11/24/2008 - Two Illinois Republicans say they have an array of ideas for digging the economy out of its crisis, ranging from cutting down on lawsuits to slashing the capital gains tax.

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20 Cook Co. Inmates Charged in Phone Scam

Posted: 11/24/2008 - The sheriff's office says the inmates have been charged with impersonating a police officer in a scam that allowed them to cheat people out of tens of thousands of dollars in illegal phone calls.

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Obama Names Social Secretary

Posted: 11/24/2008 - The chief of online community development for Allstate Financial will oversee social planning at the White House after Barack Obama takes office.

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Most Parks, Historic Sites Still to Close

Posted: 11/24/2008 - Illinois legislators are considering options now that Gov. Rod Blagojevich has announced that even with more money, most state parks and historic sites will close Sunday.

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Machesney Park Murder Update

Posted: 11/24/2008 - Autopsy results are in for a man murdered Wednesday night in Machesney Park

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Medicaid Pays Millions For Unapproved Drugs

Posted: 11/24/2008 - An Associated Press analysis of federal data has found that Medicaid is paying millions for drugs that have not been reviewed for safety and effectiveness.

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Auto Industry Planning Carpool To Washington

Updated: 11/24/2008 - The head of an auto parts company says there is talk about forming a car caravan to take the CEOs of Detroit's three automakers on their return trip to Washington to seek federal loans.

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Special Series: Choosing Charter Schools Part 2

Updated: 11/24/2008 - Charter public schools usually outperform neighborhood schools in graduation rates and standardized testing and they'll soon become an option in Rockford. But there's a lot the community needs to learn about the system. We headed to Chicago to find out how charter schools work.

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Special Series: Choosing Charter Schools Part 1

Posted: 11/23/2008 - At least one charter public school is coming to Rockford as soon as 2009. Friday a group of local educators, business and community leaders headed to Chicago to learn how the system works.

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Loves Park Holiday Parade

Posted: 11/23/2008 - Loves Park held its Light Up the Parks Holiday Parade today to kick off the holiday season.

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