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Losing Their Post Office

Updated: 07/29/2002 - Just weeks after the latest postal hike went into effect, some stateliners are getting more bad news regarding their mail.

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Police Make Arrest in Hit and Run

Updated: 07/29/2002 - A 19-year-old Rockford woman is behind bars for leaving the scene of an accident which left one man dead.

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One-Year-Old Falls From Window

Updated: 07/29/2002 - Doctors say the one-year-old who fell from a second story window Saturday is going to be okay.

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Missing Missouri Girl Found Dead

Updated: 07/27/2002 - Police say a six-year-old girl who vanished from a suburban St. Louis home Friday was killed by a man who had stayed there overnight.

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More Relief on the Way

Updated: 07/27/2002 - The drought stricken west is in need of hay to help farmers feed their livestock.

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Rock River Closed

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Updated: 07/26/2002 - A tanker rolls over Friday morning spilling liquid asphalt into the Rock River. Ogle county sheriff's deputies along with the Byron fire depart responded around four-thirty this morning.

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Miners in Trouble

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Updated: 07/26/2002 - A new drill bit has arrived in somerset, pennsylvania, to replace a broken bit and drilling has continued.

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Rockford Curfew Laws

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Posted: 07/26/2002 - As parents around the country scramble to protect their children from being abducted, Rockford police are reminding parents about a state law that is designed to keep them safe.

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Disabilities Act Makes Progress

Updated: 07/26/2002 - It's been twelve years since the American’s With Disabilities act was created, giving disabled Americans more opportunities to live life without a handicap.

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Security Officer Run Down

Updated: 07/26/2002 - A security guard stepped into the road outside the Vanmatre Clinic and was hit by a passing car.

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Tanner's Transplant

Updated: 07/26/2002 - Over the years Tanner Edwards has made many trips to UW Hospital in Madison for treatment of a rare disease. But Friday, it was different. Tanner's father Don Edwards donated one of his kidney's to save his 14-year-old.

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And Then Their Were Seven

Updated: 07/26/2002 - There could be another judge named in the highly publicized murder case against William Buck.

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Hotel Drowning

Updated: 07/26/2002 - A local woman is dead after employees at a local hotel find her floating in their pool.

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Police Look for Six-Year-Old Mo. Girl

Updated: 07/26/2002 - Police using helicopters and bloodhounds searched for a six-year-old suburban St. Louis girl reported missing Friday morning. Authorities said they believe she was kidnapped.

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New Tests

Updated: 07/26/2002 - Illinois students who want to become teachers now must pass a basic skills test before entering a college program.

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Contract Talks

Updated: 07/26/2002 - The Rockford School District and the teachers union continue to negotiate for a contract before the start of the 2002, 2003 school year.

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Duplex Fire

Updated: 07/25/2002 - About five area fire crews responded to a duplex fire in Cherry Valley.

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New Winnebago County Jail?

Updated: 07/25/2002 - Local law enforcement officials met with the county board Wednesday night to propose their plan for a new 1,200 bed jail facility.

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Nuclear Waste Get Stored in Nevada

Updated: 07/24/2002 - President Bush has signed a bill formally designating Yucca Mountain as the nation's central repository for nuclear waste.

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