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AM FUN: Civil War General Andrew Luck Brought to Life — WTVO-TV -- For the past year, the website SB Nation has had the idea that Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck looked like a Civil War General After careful consideration, they put Luck's head on the body of General Rufus King, and the legend was born Then some writers started writing

VIDEO: Surveillance Catches 2013 Murder; Remains Unsolved — ROCKFORD (WTVO) -- How long does it take to catch a killer? The answer can be as varied as the circumstances of the crime itself, but one murder in particular in Rockford remains unsolved. The killer is still on the loose even though the entire murder was clearly caught on tape in October 2013.

Miss the 1st Quarter of the Bears Game on FOX 39? We Explain Why — Are you still steaming over missing the 1st quarter of the Bears-Falcons game on FOX 39? We understand your pain. Matt Rodewald, Candice King and Scot Bertram explain what happened and why you missed part of the game. Here's a hint: it wasn't our call.

Weather Warnings: Why We Break-in — WTVO/WQRF -- When it comes to interrupting regularly scheduled programming for dangerous weather, every newsroom in America feels like just like what a South Dakota TV news anchor ranted on-air during severe weather. "I felt bad for interrupting people's tv shows. I tell you what, I'm glad I did.

RAEDC Survey: Sharp Criticism for Rockford Business Outlook — ROCKFORD (WTVO) -- A recently released 'Voice of the Customer' survey by the Rockford Economic Development Commission found significant challenges to business growth in the Rockford area. Their survey of local company executives found that nearly half plan to expand in the coming three years and that many say sales are increasing, but they are also very worried about the business environment and quality of life.

Beloit Shuts Down Apt Complex After Do-Nothing Landlord Goes Silent — The City of Beloit says it had no choice but to force out residents after the Park Avenue Apartments deteriorated beyond habitation. Milwaukee-based Joe Miller owns the complex and has had a history of financial problems. BELOIT (WTVO)) -- The City of Beloit says it had no choice but to force out residents after the Park Avenue Apartments deteriorated beyond habitation.

E-Cigarettes are Gaining in Popularity, But are they Safe? — MACHESNEY PARK - It's a typical day at The Vapor Shop in Machesney Park. As customers peruse the selection, Todd Kundert works with a young woman who's trying e-cigarettes for the first time. He's only owned the shop for 4 months, but the results to him are clear.

Rockford Veterans Remembering the Past at Annual Dinner — ROCKFORD (WTVO) -- The phrase is well known, those who don't know their history are destined to repeat it. "We should remember the history and the veterans of all wars," says Leonard C. Cassaro, who'sgrandfather, great uncle and cousin all served in the millitary.

Veterans Mixed on Northwestern's "Wounded Warrior" Uniform — ROCKFORD (WTVO) -- The American flag is a sacred icon. Northwestern unveiled plans to wear patriotic-themed uniforms against Michigan on November 16, but stateline veterans have mixed reviews on whether the uniform's detail is desecrating an American institution. "I personally don't find them offensive or anything," said Art Blewett, Staff Sgt.

Aldermen To Tackle Downtown Rockford Development — ROCKFORD (WTVO) -- In the midst of the Fall Classic, Rockford Alderman want to use a baseball strategy to fix downtown. "I think one of the things we can be doing is get these quick wins, getting these base hits," said 3rd Ward Alderman Tom McNamara.
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Mar 25, 2015

RT @CEmma670: Bryce Drew is DePaul's top target, and a source close to Valpo's coach believes he'd take the job.…

Mar 25, 2015

RT @stefholtNBC: Rainy morning. Counted 4 snow plows on my way to work. Where were they on Monday?

Mar 25, 2015

RT @fdlpolice: Our thoughts and prayers to the Wisconsin State Patrol, your families, and the family of your fallen Trooper.

Mar 24, 2015

RT @camronsmith: @phillipshoops As a former player on those SIU teams that reached the NCAA Tourney, it's difficult to watch the decline of what we built.

Mar 24, 2015

@todd_gregory1 the morning game is so tough dude. Can only imagine

Mar 24, 2015

This is what it looked like in 1990. My dad & I were there. Vivid memories of the largest HS basketball crowd ever.

Mar 24, 2015

The 1990 @IHSAA1 State Title gm was the most spectacular sporting event I've ever seen in person. I was only 9, but you never forget 41,000+

Mar 24, 2015

I was among the 41,000 fans at the Dome 25 yrs ago yesterday. I was rooting for the other team. Dad went to Concord.…

Mar 24, 2015

RT @GreggDoyelStar: Griffith HS brawled, had its season canceled, sued the IHSAA, won - and reached the 3A title game. Love it. Column:…

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