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U.S. Cellular lease area extension - 12401 Beloit Road, Caledonia, IL
U.S. Cellular intends to expand the existing lease area at approx. 12401 Beloit Road, Caledonia, Boone County, IL (Latitude: 42.3310167 and Longitude: -88.8912444). The portion of the facility that includes the 194 ft. self-support telecommunications tower and access/utility easement having been previously reviewed. This review includes a proposed southern and eastern addition to the existing tower compound, utility easement and access/utility easement lease areas. U.S. Cellular is publishing this notice in accordance with Federal Communications Commission regulations (47 CFR § 1.1307) for Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) and for the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). We respectfully request that parties interested in commenting on this Federal undertaking relative to potential effects on cultural or historic properties should contact GSS, Inc., 3311 109th Street, Urbandale, IA 50322; Ph. (515) 331-2103.
Savor the Flavors: Top 3 Italian Restaurants in Loves Park
In this article, we're exploring three delightful Italian restaurants nestled in Loves Park. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments yet? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences! Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Discovering Shirland Township: A Hidden Gem in Winnebago County
Welcome to Shirland Township, a charming neighborhood located in Winnebago County, Illinois. With a population of 863, Shirland Township offers residents a rural feel and a close-knit community. This neighborhood is known for its beautiful parks and is a popular choice for retirees. Let's explore the various aspects of Shirland Township that make it such a desirable place to live.
Traffic backed up on US 20 Bypass after two-vehicle crash
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Motorists using U.S. 20 East should expect delays Thursday while crash cleanup is underway. The crash at the Alpine Road ramp to U.S. 20 East has traffic at a slow crawl through the I-39 South interchange. No word yet on when the crash happened or if...
Rockford man beat woman after she told him to move out
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A Rockford man has been found guilty of domestic battery, but not guilty of aggravated domestic battery, the Winnebago County State’s Attorney said Thursday. Christopher Tinnie, 42, was arrested following an August 8th incident, in which he beat a woman, identified only as the mother of his children, after she told […]
Illinois Talk Show Names Best Brunch in the Area
National Brunch Month is the BEST month and now we know where we can get the Stateline's Best Brunch. Listen, brunch is the best meal of the week. Try to argue with me, I'm waiting. It's a meal that doesn't have a specific start time... as long as it allows...
Attorney withdraws from representing suspect in murder outside Beloit High School
MADISON, Wis. (WTVO) — The defense attorney representing Amaree Goodall, the suspect in the murder of Jion Broomfield in the Beloit Memorial High School parking lot in 2022, has withdrawn from the case. According to court records, attorney Kim Zion petitioned the court to withdraw as counsel on December 5th, which was granted by the […]
Discovering New Milford: A Suburban Rural Mix Haven in Illinois
Welcome to New Milford, a charming suburb of Rockford located in Winnebago County. With a population of 1,242, this neighborhood offers a suburban rural mix feel, making it an ideal place to call home. Residents of New Milford tend to lean conservative and take pride in their community.
WIFR's Annual 'Toys for the Holidays' Toy Drive Collects Gifts for State Line Kids
Join 23 WIFR as they host their annual 'Toys for the Holidays' toy drive, collecting over 2,000 toys for State Line kids. Witness the generosity of the community at Loves Park Blaines Farm and Fleet, and the joy it brings to Northern Illinois families.
Discover the Charm of Cherry Valley: A Comprehensive Overview
Welcome to Cherry Valley, a charming suburb of Rockford located in Winnebago County. With a population of 2,726, Cherry Valley offers residents a dense suburban feel and a close-knit community. This neighborhood is known for its beautiful parks and is a popular choice for retirees. Let's explore the various aspects of Cherry Valley that make it such a desirable place to live.
UPDATED: Missing Cherry Valley man found safe
CHERRY VALLEY, Ill. (WTVO) — Cherry Valley Police on Thursday morning confirmed Merle Bennett, 83, reported missing Wednesday night, has been found safe. Illinois State Police issued a Silver Alert on Wednesday, saying Bennett was last seen leaving a home on Great Republic Road on his way to the Cherry Valley Cafe, at 216 E. […]
Boeing 737 Operated by Northern Air Cargo Makes Emergency Landing in Rockford Due to Mechanical Issue
A Boeing 737 operated by Northern Air Cargo made an emergency landing at Chicago Rockford International Airport due to a mechanical issue. The plane, en route from New York City to Salt Lake City, landed safely without incident. Investigations into the malfunction are ongoing.
Son of former Rockford gang leader arrested on drug trafficking charges
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Karl Fort Jr., the son of Rockford gang leader Karl “Shortdog” Fort Sr., was arrested last week on drug trafficking charges. According to court documents, Fort Jr., 30, faces charges of manufacturing/delivering fentanyl, cocaine and cannabis, among others. Fort Jr. was sentenced to 10 years in prison in 2012 for armed […]
Juvenile Detention Center is looking to make an expansion
Winnebago County finance committee learned more about the need for this expansion.
Trustee position open for Boone County Fire District #2
BELVIDERE, Ill. (WIFR) - A volunteer is needed to fill a vacant trustee position for the Boone County Fire District #2. The district announced the opening Wednesday via social media:. Qualified applicants should email a letter of interest to email@example.com or drop it off at the district #2 fire station,...
In an age of pay apps and plastic, some Rockford businesses remain cash-only. Here's why
As electronic forms of payment are becoming more and more standard, some businesses are holding tight onto cash. At the end of the day, business owners say fees associated with credit and debit card payments add up. With processing fees at 1.5% to 3.5%, a business could see a cost...
Rockford's no-kill animal shelter says it has maxed out capacity
The Winnebago County Animal Shelter is sounding the "Code Red" after maxing out capacity at its kennel.
Beloit police making changes to mental health emergency responses
Beloit police are making some changes on handling mental health crises, using Madison as a guide. COPYRIGHT 2023 BY CHANNEL 3000. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. THIS MATERIAL MAY NOT BE PUBLISHED, BROADCAST, REWRITTEN OR REDISTRIBUTED.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Cats Up for Adoption in rockford, IL
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near rockford.
Linden Road at I-39 soon to re-open in Rockford
ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Drivers can expect Linden Road at I-39 in Rockford to re-open on Friday, Dec. 8, the Illinois Department of Transportation announced Thursday. Linden Road was closed to construction in part of the $98.8 million reconstruction of the I-39 and US 20 interchange in late July. The project consisted of grading for the new interchange ramps and bridges creating an overpass that carries the road over the new southbound lanes. The full project is scheduled to be completed by the end of 2024.