Meet Shannon Zimmerman, aka, Lil Zim; Q98.5’s own crafting queen, animal lover, chocolate aficionado, and country music enthusiast who has been helping you start your day since 2010 and stands at a whopping 5 feet 2 inches tall. (hence the nickname). Off the mic, Shannon is a devoted mom to two daughters, three dogs, and a cat. She loves her hometown of Rockford, Illinois, raising awareness for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, and writing about and reading true-crime stories.
This Abandoned Barn in Illinois Must Have Been an Epic Party Spot
The weird stuff left behind in this abandoned barn in Illinois must have some WILD stories to share.
These are the Most Haunted Hotels in Wisconsin
If Wisconsin is in your travel plans, there might be some hotels for those who prefer overnights filled with paranormal experiences.
Red-Eyed Chicago Mothman Spotted Again at O’Hare Airport
A Chicago fireman stationed at O'Hare International Airport recently reported a terrifying encounter with the infamous Illinois Mothman.
Milwaukee Public Museum Is Haunted By At Least Two Different Ghosts
Every town, city, or village in the world has its own haunted stories to tell, but have you ever heard about the infamous haunts of the Milwaukee Public Museum in Wisconsin?
Arguably, the 4 Worst Serial Killers in History All Came from Wisconsin
It's an alarming fact, when it comes to serial killers, Wisconsin was home to some of the worst.
10 Places near Madison, Wisconsin That Have Strong Ties to Gangster History
If you're a true crime junkie or a history buff, here are two fascinating tours you should probably check out in Wisconsin soon.
Take a Look Inside the Lost Abandoned Rock River School in Rockford, Illinois
The former Rock River Elementary School on Kishwaukee Street in Rockford, Illinois gives a fascinating walk thru for those who love abandoned places.
Mansion Near Chicago Is So Haunted it Sat Vacant for Nearly 50 Years
When you learn about the infamous Schweppe Mansion near Chicago, you'll likely be stuck in the weird place of wanting this beautiful home and being terrified of it.