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Beloit Wisconsin Nativity Scene Has The Internet Cracking Up
If you're going to use the blessed nativity scene as a punchline, it better deliver the goods. This one definitely delivers.
State Officials Want Your Honest Opinion of Illinois Highways
Hard to believe officials really want our opinions on the condition of Illinois' roads. I suspect some survey answers will be very colorful.
Khalil Mack Slaps Down Big Bucks for Hometown Walmart Layaways
After helping reopen Club Dub at Soldier Field, Chicago Bear Khalil Mack paid off everyone's layaway account in his hometown.
Chicago Rapper Juice WRLD Dies After Having Seizure at Midway Airport
Rapper Juice WRLD, whose real name is Jarad Higgins, died at the age of 21 after having a seizure at Chicago's Midway Airport.
Food Network’s ‘Best Diner in Illinois’ Just an Hour From Rockford
Food Network writers have the best job. Run around the country discovering the 50 best greasy spoons in every state.
Ewok-Looking Brussel Griffon Will Prance His Way Into Your Heart
Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary visits 97ZOK's Steve Shannon Show every Thursday morning at 8:20. This week we got to hang out with 2-year-old Nino.
Former Bears Coach Dave Wannstedt Returns to Coaching
From 1993 to 1998, Dave was the Chicago Bears head coach. His long coaching resume is now a bit longer and his players are a lot younger.
Amazon Bringing Renewable Energy to Illinois in a Big Way
Amazon's climate pledge is to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement 10 years ahead of schedule. This is another big leap forward.
Oh No! There May Be A Nationwide French Fry Shortage
A horrible chain of events has begun to play out in Illinois and across the U.S., and the end of the chain is concerning.
Sensory-Friendly Santa Experience Coming To Cherryvalle Mall
In an effort to make sure ALL children have an opportunity to spend an incredible moment with Santa, the Cherryvale Mall is hosting a special event.