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Part of Kansas 'Shut Down' by Storm

Posted: 12/20/2011 - A highway patrol dispatcher says southwestern Kansas is "pretty much shut down completely." The region has been hard-hit by the snowstorm that has closed highways in parts of at least five states.

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FEMA Flood Funding for Edgemere Terrace

Posted: 12/15/2011 - FEMA is giving a Winnebago County $1,667,191 grant to help remove 12 homes that have been repeatedly damaged by flooding.

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Winter Readiness in the Stateline

Updated: 12/08/2011 - While the snow may be lacking thus far this winter, it’s never too soon to be prepared. We looked at how Stateline residents and municipalities are preparing for winter—whenever it finally arrives.

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Blizzard 2011 Baby Boom

Posted: 11/02/2011 - The Blizzard of 2011 is certainly one for the history books. But not just for its record snowfall. We've learned being cooped up indoors has lead to quite the baby boom at OSF St. Anthony Hospital.

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October Snow Hits East Coast

Posted: 10/31/2011 - Millions of people are still without electricity after a powerful nor'easter pounded the northeast this weekend.

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Snow Plow Rodeo

Posted: 10/28/2011 - More than 30 slow plow drivers from five local agencies got to test their plowing skills at Rockford's Snow Plow Rodeo,

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Strong La Nina Forecasted for This Winter

Posted: 10/27/2011 - Winter is almost here and many winter outlooks are forecasting a colder and snowy winter. It's attributed to La Nina, but how do the waters off the coast of South American effect our weather here in the stateline?

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Dead trees will mar Texas landscape for years

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Posted: 10/14/2011 - Drought-stricken Texas will feel the effects of an extremely dry 2011 for years to come, as thousands of dead trees will mar the landscape for some time to come!

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Plenty of Pumpkins Despite Dry Summer

Posted: 10/12/2011 - Central Illinois farmers say there will be plenty of pumpkins this fall for carving and cooking despite a hot, dry summer.

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NWS Chicago to Upgrade Doppler Radar This Month

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Posted: 10/11/2011 - The National Weather Service in Chicago is one of the first forecast offices in the country to implement what's called Dual-Polarization Radar technology into use, allowing us to better forecast severe and winter weather events in real-time!

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EPA chief wanted stricter smog standard

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Posted: 10/03/2011 - The director of the Environmental Protection Agency and the White House are at odds over air quality and its effects on children's health.

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Flood Help for Stateline Farmers

Posted: 09/22/2011 - Stateline farmers who lost crops to a soggy season now qualify for low-interest emergency loans.

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