A Beloit man is behind bars tonight, after admitting to killing his own father.
States with medical marijuana have fewer issues with drug overdoses than those that do not study finds.
Parole request for Simon Peter Nelson will be held before full parole board tomorrow.
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Village says they're monitoring how many video gaming facilities open there.
The Forest City Beautiful initiative received a grant of $25,000 today.
New Unemployment Report Shows Vanishing Stateline Workforce
Matthew Ton being sought on felony charges after speeding from police in Loves Park store parking lot.
From a wild crash in a high-speed boating race to a shark coming a bit too close to swimmers on a popular beach, we've got your Tuesday Hot Shots.
Rockford city officials are now looking over blueprints for the new Save-A-Lot store to be built at West State and Central Avenue.
Rebuild, not refresh. That’s the plan Rockford Public School District 205 is supporting. It’s also the message community leaders shared at a special press conference. It’s all in an effort to get your vote for the referendum come November.
SYCAMORE - A local man cleaning his desk can buy another one if he wants to.
WTVO/WQRF - A CDC study found 18% of American women will be sexually assaulted in their lifetime.
DEKALB - Smokers looking to get their fix in public places are out of luck.
MACHESNEY PARK - Heavy rain causes a power outage at a local school district.
Allstate lists Forest City as state's safest when it comes to vehicle crashes.
BOONE COUNTY - A Poplar Grove man dies after an accident over a week ago left him critically hurt.
Crossing the road on foot lands a man in the hospital.
Residents want Whiskey's River Smokehouse torn down
Why are Freeport students getting picked up at 12:30 on a school day?
From a 101-year-old javelin thrower to professional monkey chasers, we've got your Monday Hot Shots.
BELVIDERE - Two kids are in custody after police link them to a series of home burglaries.
BOONE COUNTY - A man succumbs to his injuries from a car accident last week.
JANESVILLE - Police need the public's help to find a missing man.
Man Hit By Car On State Street Remains In Critical Condition
BELVIDERE - A situation involving a student leads to school leaders calling for a hard lockdown at Belvidere High School.
BELOIT - A woman allegedly crashes into a house and is under arrest.
ROCKFORD - Gas pumps are a little more friendly for drivers.
BELOIT - A man admits to killing his own father.
Veto means internet ridesharing company could be coming to Rockford area.
ROCKFORD - The family was unharmed, their house was not.
Celebrating Rockford's Downtown Dining
Karen Williams Remains In Critical Condition
A Janesville neighborhood was on lockdown Sunday after reports of a shooting, and now police say the standoff situation involving hostages and swat officers may have been a hoax.
The Anderson Japanese Gardens celebrated the third annual Japanese Summer Festival.
ROCKFORD - The "Build It, Make It" exhibit returns to the Discovery Center.
Rockford-a vigil was held in her honor, as she fights for her life at a hospital.
From an amazing water rescue caught on tape to a politician truly getting egg on his face, we've got your Friday Hot Shots.
Narcan is saving lives--six to be exact in Winnebago County alone.
Karen Williams described as 'everybody's Cheerleader' no fighting for her life.
SPRINGFIELD - If you disobey the law, you could get in trouble. But, it's a different story for state agencies.
WTVO/WQRF - The state takes measures to protect domestic violence victims.
ROCKFORD - The community bands together to pray for the well-being of a woman hit by a suspect being pursued by police.
ROCKFORD - Rockford's police chief will not appear at a disciplinary hearing on Monday after all.
Rockford- City market will have to move vendors who used the top park of the water street parking deck.
Rumors are going viral that NIU Students can't access any social media sites. They find out where it started and why.
Rockford- Crime, overall has gone down from burglary, to shots fired calls, even hit and runs which was a major problem last year. All on the decline.
ROCKFORD - A man accused of attempted murder changes his mind on a plea deal with prosecutors.
ROCKFORD - Four men are in custody for burglary after an alert citizen allegedly caught them in the act.
JANESVILLE - A car accident leads to one man under arrest.