Rockford- Manufacturing in the Rockford area took a big hit during the recession that's why Congresswoman Cheri Bustos is holding a series of discussions to find ways to work together to rebuild it.
All 10 charged with solicitation of a sexual act along with some facing other charges.
ROCKFORD - Jamie Key was found guilty of first degree murder today as well as aggravated domestic battery; he faces life in prison.
Law Enforcement reacting to violent crime outbreak in Rockford and Winnebago County.
ROCKFORD - Antonio Little was last heard from around 3:30 a.m. Monday near Boylan High School.
Forest City moves up a spot from 3rd on 'Law Street' analysis of FBI Crime Data.
WTVO/WQRF - Charter Communications is set to announce a proposal to buy Time Warner Cable, combining the second and third largest cable companies in the country.
ROCKFORD - The victim was walking his dog in the 5600 block of Wansford Way when three Hispanic males kicked his dog then punched him before getting away with the man's phone.
ROCKFORD - The victims, who lived at the residence in the 700 block of Tulip Lane, were taken into a bathroom and told not to leave or they would be shot.
WTVO/WQRF - Speak of the House Michael Madigan talks about his proposal, that some republicans are calling careless.
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Rockford- Stateliners paid tribute to those men and women who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country filling the streets of downtown Rockford for the Memorial Day Parade.
From a police chase ending in an odd way to sinkhole golf, we've got your Monday Hot Shots.
Isidoro Flores-Ramos also caught driving on revoked license
Bears new defensive lineman has a history of violence against women allegations.
Monument will honor those dealing with the health effects from exposure to Agent Orange.
Was arrested by Rock County Sheriff's Office after allegedly driving the wrong way down a highway at 5mph.
BELOIT -- A Beloit non-profit says get its game on to help locals undergoing chemotherapy.
DEKALB -- A Stateline man dies after being hit by a train.
Loves Park - In it's 44th year, The Young at Heart Fest gives families a chance to enjoy the attractions, at pay tribute to fallen heroes.
Nearly fifty volunteers helped rebuild a tornado victims house. But a bigger surprise came from some 5th graders a thousand miles away.
City market opens for the sixth season.
Stateline farmers are taking precautions to prevent an outbreak here, after dozens of Iowa farms are dealing with the devastating impact of the bird flu.
Rock Cut State Park has had over a million visitors each year for the past ten years. And all that capital is causing a positive ripple effect to the Forest City.
From a deer crashing through a jewelry store window to a cow eluding highway cops, we've got your Friday Hot Shots.
ROCKFORD - A Spee-Dee Taxi driver was robbed at gunpoint Thursday morning in the 1100 block of Grant Ave.
Some fear the original intent of video gaming in Illinois isn't matching the reality... and that's not a good thing.
ROCKFORD - A man is shot in the shoulder in a drive by shooting in the 600 block of Acorn St.
Lego sculptures mixed in with tropical plants and flowers makes for an interesting exhibit for kids and kids at heart.
ROCKFORD - Officers responded to the 800 block of Tanner Ct., finding a man inside with a gunshot wound to his head; he was pronounced dead at the scene.
DEKALB COUNTY--A man is charged with a DUI after crashing his car into the side of a house.
WINNEBAGO -- A stateline girl fighting an uphill battle with her health gets a boost that no medicine could provide.
House located at 1233 Revell Avenue. Police will be stationed there throughout the week.
Many residents in a quiet Stateline neighborhood are in shock after a massive drug bust in Roscoe.
If you can't get tickets to the Indy 500 you can get tickets to he next best thing. The Historic Auto Attractions is a journey through time for stateliners and even tourists.
TAPLEY WOODS - Four people, all from the northern Illinois area, were killed when a truck veered into oncoming traffic, colliding head-on with a minivan on U.S. Rt. 20.
ROCKFORD - With an obesity rate of 33%, Gallup research names Rockford the 10th most obese city in America.
Tells 'Eyewitness News' she has committed herself to NASCAR.
Believes ISIS threat cannot be eliminated without American soldiers fighting in Iraq.
Agency finds percentage of population decline on par with that of Detroit.
WTVO/WQRF -- Hundreds of stateliners are posting, tagging and tweeting their way right into the eyes of local police.
School does not allow kids who are home schooled to play sports there.
Hundreds of protesters flood the streets demanding higher wages outside the corporate headquarters of McDonald’s. The crowds so big that Rockford police was called to assist.
Organizers wanted to bring some new flavor to the downtown area. So they started a sculpture program with professional artists. This allows them to showcase pieces of art through out the city of Rockford.
From a wild horse rescue to a mysterious orb floating around a space museum, we've got your Wednesday Hot Shots.
ROCKFORD - Officer David Cerasa, a two-year veteran of the Rockford Police Department, is currently on administrative leave per Department policy.
ROCKFORD - A Lifescape bus has crashed into the Times Theater building on N. Main St.
ROCKFORD - State and Rockford Police as well as a K9 Unit on scene of an attempted bank robbery on N. Mulford.
ROSCOE - A search of a residence at 11350 Lemon Grass Lane results in the discovery of up to 200 grams of marijuana and more than 200 cannabis plants.
JANESVILLE - Clayton Courtney, arrested last May in the death of his girlfriend Britney Cross, pleads guilty to murder today; he faces a mandatory life sentence.