Poplar Grove - Believed to have started in tree out front, quickly spread to attic.
Rockford-19 year old shot in the head on Rockford's west side.
Governor Bruce Rauner visited the city of Fairdale to console the tornado victim, asking them how he could get them back on their feet. He even helped feed the volunteers.
Rockford- A stateline doctor is facing more than two-dozen sexual abuse charges against him. On Friday the Winnebago County States Attorney held a press conference to inform the public of this case hoping that if there's more victims they come forward.
Police now say teen who reported sex assault in Turtle Creek Floodplain filed false report..
An amazing rescue on a subway platform caught on camera and a promposal by the police. We've got your Friday Hot Shots.
FREEPORT - Gregory Wortham, 49, faces domestic battery charges after locking a woman in a closet at this Freeport home.
78-year-old former leader of Chicago Archdiocese died of cancer.
ROCKFORD - Rockford Public Schools announce the appointments of three RPS 205 administrators to lead schools in the 2015-16 school year.
BELVIDERE - Thanks to an outpouring of support and donations, zoo officials say they'll open on time beginning Saturday, April 25th.
JANESVILLE - Sheli Ripp, 43, is recovering in the hospital after suffering injuries in a one-vehicle crash that led to her 5th OWI offense.
ROCKFORD -- Victims from the Stateline tornados getting a lot more support, all thanks to our viewers.
BELOIT - Pearlie Jackson, 50, a registered sex offender from Beloit was arrested after being found in the company of a 15-year-old runaway from Mt. Pleasant.
Machesney Park man not seen since Sunday.
New allegations add to growing list of charges against Dr. Charles DeHaan
First Warn Weatherisk
A 19-year-old woman was shot in the head on Oakley St. around 8pm last night. She's currently in critical condition.
FAIRDALE -- Chilling new 911 phone calls lend a voice to the unimaginable scene after a tornado nearly wiped Fairdale off the map.
Thank you Stateline for your unbelievable generosity!
Rockford- Hundreds gathered at Giovanni's on Thursday to listen to the State of the County address. And, while Chairman Scott Christiansen admits there's room for improvement things are better than a year ago.
58-year-old Donna Osoria embezzled nearly $25,000 from county.
From a donut shot into space to a haircut artist you have to see to believe, we've got your Thursday Hot Shots!
WINNEBAGO COUNTY - Brandon Jansen, 23, of DeKalb was arrested for DUI after causing an accident Wednesday night.
WTVO/WQRF - The price of a barrel of oil hits its highest level all year.
ROCKFORD - An early morning fire leaves a local family without a home.
'Hub Strong' t-shirts and signs can be found all across Rochelle.
The EF4 Tornado was a crisis that tested first responders across the region. But they say educational conferences like the one on Wednesday helped them be prepared.
From a large message of love written in sand to a police chase involving a man on horseback, we've got your Wednesday Hot Shots.
SPRINGFIELD - Governor Rauner announcing that residents affected by last week's tornadoes and severe weather will have extended time to file their taxes.
WTVO/WQRF - Click here for additional details on Red Cross outreach and volunteer sign up opportunities. Also included, where to drop off found victims' personal items.
ROCKFORD - A narcotics search in the 2000 block of 18th Avenue leads to the arrest of Peter Bryant, 31.
LOVES PARK - Joshua Meador, 27, of Westmont, Illinois was arrested after leading police on a foot chase through the North Suburban Library.
LOVES PARK - Zachary Rodriguez, 24, of Loves Park has been arrested after possessing nude photos of a 14-year-old girl.
WASHINGTON - A small helicopter landed on the Capitol's West Front this afternoon; the pilot has been arrested.
FALL RIVER, Mass. - Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was found guilty this morning of first-degree murder.
ROCKFORD - Police, firefighters and a dive team on the scene of a reported vehicle in the Rock River.
WTVO/WQRF - Wednesday is the deadline to file 2014 income tax returns.
BELOIT - David Wenzel, 57, was re-arrested and charged with 69 additional counts of Possession of Child Pornography.
A man was trapped on the interstate in the path of Thursday's EF-4 tornado.
Imagine everything you own being swept away in a storm. Tornado victims reunite with some of their belongings and the places things are being found is surprising.
Farmers will have to spend extra time in the field clearing debris from "Stateline Superstorm."
Monroe Center- After the tornado there have been several disaster relief efforts and volunteers all with the same mission, to try and help those affected by the tornado, but one particular mission claims to be slightly different than the rest.
DURAND - The driver in a crash that killed a 29-year-old woman following a two vehicle crash has been cited for driving drunk.
FREEPORT - Authorities have arrested Derrick Gibson, 17, in connection to a double shooting in Freeport.
Says recent experiences with tornado disasters in Illinois make federal aid unlikely.
WASHINGTON - Today marks the 150th anniversary of the assassination of President Abraham Lincoln.
WTVO/WQRF - Today's date symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year.
After several delays, Rockford Fire and Police Commission hopes to wrap up testimony this week.
BOSTON - Convicted marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will find out if he'll face the death penalty beginning next week.
WTVO/WQRF - Disaster relief agencies both private and public come together to offer a one stop shop for affected residents.