23-year-old male was a victim of prank known as "swatting."
'Hub Strong' t-shirts and signs can be found all across Rochelle.
ROCKFORD - A 27-year-old man who was shot near 938 Woodlawn has died following a drive-by shooting.
Rockford-The Auto Theft Task Force may close by July because they will have their assets frozen.
ROCKFORD -- Drakaar Malone has been sentenced to 7 and half years in prison in the death Robert Wilson.
Belvidere-The part of NDK Plant that exploded in 2009 is being dismantled.
Rockford- Sheriff Gary Caruana says the county's dispatch center is short staffed, and that is putting civilians at risk.
Rockford-City reaching out to minorities to fill some of their openings at the fire department.
Loves Park- Police will monitor twelve intersections to figure out why there have been more accidents within the past year.
Rockford- Eyewitness News explains why police dedicate a lot of resources to cracking down on prostitution.
News- Chicago Little League baseball team is stripped of title.
Rockford-5 Pointers Neighborhood Association holds meeting to discuss the Log Cabin Avenue
Rockford- Vigil held for 18 year old Jaylin Shaw
Rockford-Lloyd Johnston took the stand during Epperson's hearing.
State health officials gearing up for possible outbreak as case confirmed in suburban Chicago.
Local bar says IDOT is not providing patrons easier access to their bar.
ROCKFORD - The hearing between Epperson and the Board of Fire and Police Commission will finally happen.
Two members of the Belvidere school board can not run for re-election after not properly filling out their petitions.
Rockford-City proposing to turn the vacant Trekk Building into a hotel
ROCKFORD - A local resident doesn't take too kindly to home invaders targeting his home.
WTVO/WQRF - Police investigate a murder in a Belvidere subdivision. Police received tips that suspect may have took his own life.
Village officials voted to go ahead with the purchase of the former JC Penney in Machesney Park.
Rockford- Civil War Memorial Statue moving from North Main and Auburn Roundabout to Veterans Memorial Hall
Pecatonica-House resolution honors cops who captured accused double murderer.
Rockford-Estate of Mark Barmore settled with the city of Rockford for 1.1. million dollars.
Rockford- Police and fire say the city needs to be more aggressive in pension funding.
Rockford Mayor Larry Morrissey tells Eyewitness News he wants to draft a regional pursuit policy.
'The Daily Show' used an Eyewitness News clip from a recent newscast. Watch and see what they did with it.
WTVO/WQRF - Add CherryVale Mall to the list of retailers opening its doors on Thanksgiving.
Race between Tom Cross and Mike Frerichs could be closest even in Illinois history. Some State Republicans believe votes have been tampered.
WTVO/WQRF - The Governor Elect shows his appreciation to the voters who helped him defeat Gov. Pat Quinn in the election.
Dixon-Dixon police and Lee County Sheriff's working on a program to help Stateliners remember non emergency number.
Rockford- Thanks to a loan from the Illinois Housing Development Authority.
Rockford- It was the coldest Halloween in more than a decade.
Rockford- Vice President Joe Biden comes to Rockford to encourage early voting
ROCKTON - Less than a week after an Eyewitness News report that Rockton school teachers could lose their salary raises - teachers are hitting the streets.
Rockford- No parents showed up to community meeting.
WTVO/WQRF-Obama sings executive order to send National Guard to West Africa to contain Ebola
Rockford-Christopher Sims went to Ferguson last weekend to show support for the family of Michael Brown
Steamed over missing the 1st quarter of the Bears-Falcons game on Fox 39? We understand your pain. You weren't alone. Matt Rodewald breaks it down, plus your irate voicemails and tweets.
Rockford- They are called Marked Bike Routes. They are used to raise bicycle awareness.
Roscoe- Roscoe is enforcing a banner ordinance that many feel is unfair
Roscoe-Residents can now have a maximum of six chickens in their backyards, but they must be caged.
Loves Park- Loves Park has had more than fifty people flee from them so far this year. They hope revising an ordinance will help curb that.
Rockford-It's part of the Rockford Art Museum's "Ghost Bike Project."
Matthew Ton being sought on felony charges after speeding from police in Loves Park store parking lot.
Rockford- Hope Floats is a support group for children who are affected by cancer in their household.
New independent poll shows incumbent with double-digit lead in race for Governor.
Janesville-As two Illinois lawmakers push to equip all police with body cameras, one Stateline agency in Wisconsin says the cameras are vital.
Springfield- The cameras would be paid off by adding a six dollar surcharge on fines for criminal or traffic offense convictions. Supporters say the increase could raise up to six million dollars per year.