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NIU Football Team Headed To Florida For Orange BowlThe Northern Illinois University football team and coaches were on their way to Miami on Wednesday morning, headed for their New Year’s Day matchup with Florida State in the Orange Bowl.
Pilot Dead After Small Plane Crashes Near RockfordA pilot is dead after a plane went down near Rockford Tuesday morning.
State Senator: Send Some Air Traffic To RockfordA state lawmaker from Rockford wants to accommodate overflow air traffic from O’Hare to an airport in his region, to try keeping money in Illinois.