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Health Department

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Updated: 05/15/2006 - The Winnebago county health department had originally thought the problem was solved in February but they continue to find low levels of ecoli and coliform in wells on Rice Avenue and Vinton Avenue.

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Illinois Soldier Killed in Iraq Roadside Bombing

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Posted: 05/15/2006 - DELAVAN, Ill. (AP) -- A 23-year-old U-S Army platoon leader from central Illinois has been killed by a bomb that struck the Humvee he was riding in while serving in Iraq.

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State Assists Women

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Posted: 05/14/2006 - Uninsured women in Illinois will have better access to health care.

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Bad Heroin

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Updated: 05/14/2006 - It's possible that another bad batch of heroin is circulating around Chicago.

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Italian Sister City

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Updated: 05/14/2006 - For years Rockford has had a strong tie with a city just southeast of Rome.

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Residents Upset Over Proposed Annexation

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Posted: 05/14/2006 - Rockford and the village of Winnebago could soon be involved in a border war. The city is looking to expand its borders to the west by annexing land in unincorporated Winnebago County, but residents say they would prefer to remain independent.

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Tuition Increase

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Updated: 05/14/2006 - If your son or daughter wants to be a Redbird, it's going to cost you more.

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Crimestoppers

Posted: 05/13/2006 - Besides breaking up school fights, police have some other big-time problems on their hands like drugs and the thugs who deal them. Police need our help keeping the bad guys off the streets.

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Medicare

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Updated: 05/13/2006 - Monday is the last chance to sign up for the new Medicare prescription plan, and Illinois Cares Rx.

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Window Graffiti

Posted: 05/12/2006 - There's a growing graffiti problem in Rockford that can't be erased. Vandals are using chemicals that etch their symbols into glass.

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Beaman Part Two

Updated: 05/13/2006 - We have a closer look at the man who was convicted for the murder of Lockmiller. Alan Beaman gives us an account of what the past eleven years have been like for him as he struggles to win his appeals.

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County Board Passes Controversial Subdivision

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Posted: 05/11/2006 - Winnebago County has a controversial subdivision of its own. Neighbors have long opposed the Stormont Highlands subdivision slated for the corner of Montague and Weldon Roads. Their concerns range from traffic to a strain on area schools, but despite the emotional testimony, the board still gave its vote of approval.

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Beloit Drug Bust

Updated: 05/12/2006 - It's one of the biggest drug busts in Rock County in recent history, more than a dozen men arrested and now behind bars.

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Alan Beaman Appeals Murder Conviction

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Updated: 05/12/2006 - Alan Beaman is in the Dixon prison serving a 60 year sentence for the murder of his ex-girlfriend Jennifer Lockmiller. 23 News has an exclusive look at new evidence his attorneys believe will win his next appeal.

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Job Fair

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Updated: 05/11/2006 - A Chrysler supplier is also looking for employees.

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