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Longtime Rockford business catches fire Sunday Night

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - At least seven departments were called to a Sunday night fire at a long time Rockford business. Shortly before 9 p.m. crews responded to a fire at MTE Hydraulics in the 4700 block of Kishwaukee Street. According to the company’s website, MTE has been in business since 1948 specializing in the design and manufacture of dependable hydraulic pumps; as well as motors, tools and dies. Investigators were still determining the cause of the fire. Crews entered the building from the roof, where much of the smoke was coming from. No word yet on any damage estimates.
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Rockford Scanner™: Several Firefighters Battling a 2nd Alarm Commercial Structure Fire in Winnebago County

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Police: Woman killed in Rockford shooting

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A 32-year-old woman died Sunday following a shooting earlier in the morning. Rockford Police responded to the 700 block of 7th Street just before around 1:50 a.m. for multiple reports of shots fired that began in the 100 block of Broadway and extended north along 7th Street, according to the Rockford […]
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Rockford Scanner™: Reports Of A Major Scene on The West Side

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Woman killed in Rockford shooting

A 32-year-old woman died Sunday following a shooting earlier in the morning. Rockford’s Discovery Center celebrates ‘Astronomy …. Rockford holds Midwest’s largest WWII reenactment. Bringing awareness to minorities impacted by kidney …. 17-year-old injured in Rockford officer-involved …. Teen injured in officer involved shooting in Rockford. Police:...
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32-year-old woman found dead from gunshot wounds inside a car on 7th Street

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Investigators responding to shot spotter alerts early Sunday morning find two people shot, including one person dead along 7th Street in Rockford. Police say the shots started shortly before 2 a.m. in the 1000 block of Broadway and extended north along 7th Street. When officers arrived, they found a 32-year-old woman inside a car near 7th Street and 8th Avenue, suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Investigators say the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Rockford Scanner™: Numerous Reports Of Very Aggressive Panhandlers, And Once Again All The Reports Said Police Were Called And The Police Did Absolutely Nothing

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Rockford Scanner™: Officials Confirm This Is Now A Murder Investigation, 1 Confirmed Dead

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Rockford holds Midwest’s largest WWII reenactment

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — “World War II Days” took place this weekend at Midway Village Museum. The military reenactment is the largest in the Midwest, bringing thousands of visitors to the Rockford region every year. The campus transformed into a European village during the World War II era, and visitors could see the 1940s displays […]
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The week ahead: Cool, but quiet

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Sunday brought improvements in the weather department in the Stateline. Thanks to the return of mixed sunshine in the afternoon, temperatures were able to briefly spike up to 70°, snapping a streak of three straight sub-70° days. A cold front’s set to pass through...
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Loves Park set to dedicate road to late Rockford Speedway Owner Jody Deery

LOVES PARK, Ill. (WIFR) - After a lifetime of contributions to the Rockford racing community, Jody Deery is set to be immortalized near Rockford Speedway. At 2 p.m. on Tuesday, September 27 at the intersection of Forest Hills Road and Krasse Drive, the city of Loves Park is holding a ceremony to dedicate a portion of Forest Hills Road as Jody Deery Way.
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'Local legends' Serve as Principal for a Day

STILLMAN VALLEY – On Sept. 16, Russ Crull joined Jen Speakes at Meridian Junior High as the principal for a day. This year the district is recognizing local legends within the community and school district and welcoming them into the building to experience our schooldays firsthand. “During my time...
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Tour De North End celebrates its 11th year

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -Tour De North End, Rockford’s original bike festival, returns to the Forest City Saturday for its 11th year to inform the public on bike safety. People who registered for the event biked around more than a dozen different stops around Rockford’s North End to see the bike friendly neighborhood and a diverse group of businesses. Bikers collected stamps at each of the locations for a chance to win prizes. A free block party followed the event for the community to enjoy music and food.
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Dedication ceremony for late Rockford professor

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — A ceremony took place Sunday for a Rock Valley College professor who died last December. The college and the Rockford Interfaith Council held a bench dedication for Kanwal Prashar in the atrium of the student center. Five religious leaders had a conversation about religious violence and acceptance, saying that it is […]
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Pooch a Palooza helps dozens of animals find a home

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - Two local animal shelters partner with Lou Bachrodt Auto Mall to help pets find a home with the first ever Pooch a Palooza. The local auto mall has been involved with animals in the past and wanted to do more to help out the local shelters.
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