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Rockford, Illinois is located in Winnebago County. Zip codes in Rockford, IL include 61102, 61126, and 61114. The median home price in Rockford is $79,900 which is roughly $56/per square foot. More Rockford information.

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Jon Skorburg Named VP-GM of WOI

Nexstar has appointed a new general manager of WOI , its recently-acquired ABC affiliate in Des Moines.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

WIFR

New SWAT Truck and Bomb Trailer Approved for Rockford Police

Equipment used in some of the city's most dangerous situations is long overdue to be replaced, a move that gets the green light from Rockford aldermen.

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The Daily Gazette

19-year-old arrested in April hit-and-run

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – One of two Rock Falls men wanted in a hit-and-run that left a Sterling man critically injured was arrested Monday morning in Corpus Christi, Texas, and charged with attempted murder.

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WIFR

$41 Million in New Construction Projects for Rockford

Businesses like Rockford Memorial Hospital and companies constructing new stores are adding up to about $41 million in construction.

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WIFR

Homeowner to Pay More for Electricity

No matter where we live, come September, we'll all have to dig deeper in our wallets to keep the lights on.

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Minor League Ball

Prospect Note: Jake Smolinski, OF, Texas Rangers

A reader asked me recently what I thought about Texas Rangers rookie outfielder Jake Smolinski , who is 11-for-29 in his first nine big league games.

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Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Greater Rockford Airport Authority and Rock Valley College Break...

The Greater Rockford Airport Authority and Rock Valley College broke ground on the new RVC Aviation Maintenance Technology Program facility.

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Lincoln Daily News

LCHS teacher Sally Aukamp attends Illinois Teachers Workshop

T eachers from across the State gathered for the Illinois Teachers Workshop: Rocks, Minerals & Mining in Today's Society, presented by the Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers on July 14th-16th at Rockford University in Rockford, Illinois.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

WIFR

Bookerfest Returns to Rockford

Despite some financial woes over the last year or so, an annual event at the Booker Washington Center is still going strong.

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WIFR

Pink Heals Tour Stops in Rockford

A tour involving a lot of pink made a special stop in the Stateline, changing the way we see a symbol of the fire department and a deadly disease.

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Metal Center News

Metals USA Acquires J. Rubin

Metals USA, Fort Lauderdale, Fla., has acquired Midwestern service center company J. Rubin & Co., Rockford, Ill.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The News-Gazette

Rest-stop slaying suspect now charged in earlier death

A man suspected of killing a Monticello mother at a rest stop on July 1 has been indicted for the murder of a high school classmate two days earlier.

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WIFR

Youth Perform Area Service Project

Members of the Rockford Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints were performing service projects around the Stateline today.

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Examiner.com

Employment agencies are a valuable resource for employers and job seekers

Employment agencies offer several services for active job seekers. Most provide listings of employers that have current job openings.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

WIFR

Ukrainian Minister Visits Rockford

While everyone tries to answer the questions left from today's plane crash, Ukrainians are still in need of help and on the ground.

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WIFR

Man Shot in Hand After Drive By Shooting

A 24 year old man is shot in his hand during a drive by shooting that happened sometime after midnight Wednesday.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

WIFR

Rockford Community Garden Could Move Again

A Rockford community garden that's been forced to move two times, may be moving again after debate over its location.

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Metal Center News

9-2010 Business Topics

By Gerald Shankel , president and chief executive officer of Rockford, Ill.-based Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, International , a professional organization with more than 2,100 members working together to improve the metal forming and fabricating industry.

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WIFR

Hosts Transform Rockford Phone Bank Tonight

Transform Rockford representatives will be at the station to answer phone calls from 5 to 7 p.m. regarding the grassroots movement that wants to change the Forest City's image for the better.

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WIFR

Murder Suspect Heading Back to Winnebago County

Doddy signed extradition waiver forms in Rock County court agreeing to be taken back to Winnebago County.

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