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Deadly Accident in Rock County

Updated: 06/23/2005 - A later morning wreck involving a truck vs. motorcycle killed two at the intersection of Route 11 and Hanover Road.

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Solving the Prostitution Problem

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Updated: 06/23/2005 - A new strategy being used in Chicago will put the faces of men charged with soliciting prostitution on a public website. Could this come to Rockford?

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Meningitis Vaccinations

Updated: 06/22/2005 - The Winnebago County Health Department is offering meningitis shots Thursday.

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I-LOAN Mortgage Program

Updated: 06/22/2005 - It's no secret that increased homeownership benefits an entire community. Since 1967, the Illinois Housing Development Authority has been making homeownership possible for thousands of working families.

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Keeping Kids Cool in Hot Summer Heat

Updated: 06/22/2005 - There's only one way to describe it; it's hot outside! Temperatures aren't expected to let up for days, but the heat isn't likely to keep our kids from venturing outside. Here are some tips to keep our kids cool.

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Boone County Accident

Updated: 06/22/2005 - One man is injured in a two-car accident at the intersection of Bypass 20 and Irene Road in Boone County.

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Ron Gidwitz Runs for Governor

Updated: 06/22/2005 - A man who once led the state Board of Education is running for Governor of Illinois next year.

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Truant Students Speak Out

Updated: 06/22/2005 - Rockford schools administration tries to keep truancy down by seeking the help of truant students.

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Laptop Problems

Updated: 06/21/2005 - Laptops have become a staple of business and educational computing, but laptops are not ergonomic because the keyboard and screen are too close together. The result: either poor neck/head posture or poor hand/wrist posture.

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OUR TOWN: Discovering Burpee

Updated: 06/23/2005 - Over the next five years, it's estimated that 50,000 new visitors will come to Rockford with one exhibit in mind: Jane.

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PETA Loses Effort to Bar Elephant Move

Updated: 06/21/2005 - A federal judge in Washington Tuesday ruled four elephants out of a herd of 12 can be transferred from a McHenry County circus-training facility to an animal foundation in Oklahoma.

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Gidwitz Announces Bid for Governor

Updated: 06/21/2005 - A former business executive who once led the State Board of Education says he's running for governor in 2006 with a focus on fiscal responsibility and ending what he calls "pay-to-play" politics.

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Ashley Simpson's Family Speaks Out

Updated: 06/21/2005 - Nineteen-year-old Ashley Simpson of Machesney Park was killed in a hit and run accident. Her family is in disbelief, and is working to make sure this doesn't happen to someone else.

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HAZMAT Incident

Updated: 06/20/2005 - Authorities secured an area outside the Winnebago County Public Safety Building Monday morning for more than an hour after a postal worker noticed an unknown substance leaking out of a package.

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Living it Up

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Updated: 06/20/2005 - For years, downtown Rockford has had a negative image, but that may just be a memory in the future.

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The Rock River's History

Updated: 06/20/2005 - The Rock River starts a special look at what is going on in "Our Town."

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