After the recent gang related violence in Freeport, a anti violence group out of Chicago says they can help make a difference in the area.
Janesville Police have found Justin Jones, a Wisconsin resident who allegedly assaulted a 14 year old girl that he met on Facebook.
Shopping carts were filled with toys and clothes for kids.
Rockford - A third man dies from his injuries suffered in November shed fire.
A Rockford Pastor is organizing a rally to stop police brutality, and take part in a nation wide effort to stop violence against African Americans.
A Belvidere business is packing up heading north to Beloit, and taking many of its employees with them.
From a strip club holiday window display to a house falling into the ocean, we've got your Friday Hot Shots.
All 32 students evacuated safely.
Sentenced to jail time and ordered to pay restitution
Rockford firefighters battle fire at abandoned home on Woodruff Rd. Thursday night.
A memorial service for political trailblazer, Judy Baar Topinka, is planned for next week.
ROCKFORD -- A stateline man convicted of murder learns how long he'll spend behind bars.
Sportspage Bar gets liquor license back under strict conditions.
ILLINOIS - A Harvard University study ranks Illinois 3rd for "legal" corruption, behind Kentucky and New Jersey.
City officials presented their new proposed flood maps that will impact more than 900 households in the City of Rockford.
Many cans will help feed many hungry mouths--mouths state line food pantries say are growing by the day.
Ventra cited by OSHA for serious safety violations, handed proposed $93K fine
When shots are fired and an officer goes down, and SWAT teams are called in, they have to know exactly what to do and act quickly. It's a task that requires special training to help Emergency Responders save lives.
ROCKFORD (WTVO) -- Two people are dead and one man was severely burned when they were found trapped in a burning shed Friday morning.
ROCKFORD - Seven men from across the Stateline area caught in police sting.
ROCKFORD - A 17 year-old appears in court for allegedly hitting three teenagers with her car in Roscoe.
ROCKFORD - The $450,000 man comes forward.
WTVO/WQRF - A man gets the minimum sentence for sexually abusing a child.
Belvidere-Auto dealership Jack Wolf saving money by going green.
POPLAR GROVE - A 6 month investigation leads to the bust worth an estimated $100,000.
Garage Fires Can Destroy An Entire House In Minutes. Fire Officials Say You Need To De-clutter The Garage To Avoid Issues.
(VIDEO) Two more people are now charged in the death of a Dekalb County man more than a year after it happened. To see the full story click on the link.
UPDATE (12/10/14) - WTVO/WQRF - The pension crisis returns, this time in front of the State Supreme Court.
From a family who figured out how to do a massive holiday display for six bucks to a car that plunged into a roof, we've got your Wednesday Hot Shots.
WTVO/WQRF - Two people are in custody for allegedly using heroin to kill a man in 2013.
BELOIT - Beloit College will honor one of its own killed in Yemen.
Both Republicans and Democrats remember late state official fondly.
Complications from stroke take politician's life at age of 70.
BELOIT -- Public outcry forces Beloit Police to no longer inspect homes for illegal weapons as part of a voluntary program.
ROCKFORD -- Seven Hells Angels entered their pleas in court Tuesday morning.
ROCKFORD - Slumberland in Rockford donates 26 new beds to the Salvation Army for its annual "Home for the Holidays" event
Belvidere-Fresh Start Animal Rescue saved sixteen dogs from an out of state puppy mill.
SOUTH BELOIT - The blaze happened in the 15000 block of Bryden Drive just after 7:30 this evening.
ROCKFORD - A jury determines Donald Falls is guilty of killing a man in 2011.
From an unusual holiday greeting from a garbage company to a rooftop Santa, we've got your Tuesday Hot Shots.
Town of Beloit - Three Beloit teens survive unhurt after their car plunges into the Rock river, but rescuers say the driver's story of how it happened doesn't add up with what they found on the scene.
WTVO/WQRF - The holiday shopping season is in full swing, but watch out for those trying to scam you out of your hard earned cash.
WTVO/WQRF - Many veterans need your help to make it through the winter season.
City cites legal questions for halting offer by police chief last week.
Rasmussen Reports poll did, however, indicate some erosion in public's confidence in police nationwide in light of recent deadly force incidents.
Concludes that CIA 'misled' President and public about 'enhanced interrogation' of suspected terrorists.
Illinois 'bread-and-butter' industries among the slowest to recover from 'Great Recession'
Bergstrom, Inc and Nexstar-based WTVO have partnered with Northern Illinois University to host a 21-week tournament style competition for scholarships between 22 different area high schools. It's the first competition of its kind in the Stateline.
Rockford- Transform Rockford officials say the movement is not losing steam. Looking forward to a productive 2015
Winnebago County Officials Want Rockford Police Out Of PSB. City Alderman Working To Set A Move Out Date.