Team surprised West Virginia WR slipped to 7th pick.
Fire and Police Commission sides with Chief Epperson in dispute with police union over actions involving welfare check call.
Kept 7th selection to pick player considered best WR in draft.
Beloit- Law enforcement officials say the latest raid sends out a clear message- they will not tolerate crime.
From a sea lion rescue in the middle of a big city to a car fire started over a single cigarette, we've got your Thursday Hot Shots.
SPRINGFIELD - Revised estimates indicate the state is projected to receive $300 million to $500 million in additional revenue, allowing cuts to be restored.
Social Service Agencies which had money eliminated from budget will have it restored.
BELOIT - Rock County and federal officials announce the arrest of seven Beloit residents for various violent gun and drug violations.
Some say use of temporary holding facilities as prison space is putting guards and inmates at risk.
City plans to hold a lot of events downtown.
Leo was used as a bait dog, a dog that dog fighters use to prep for dog fights. But he'll never be bullied again because of the labor of love of a dog rescue-right in our own back yard.
ROCKFORD - The approval makes West View Elementary the first of five elementary school additions expected to break ground in June.
BELOIT - A motorcyclist killed in a traffic crash last Sunday has been identified as Brody M. Austin, 19, of Walworth, WI.
Democrat served four years in 1970's. Later went to prison.
DEKALB - Police say Corey Butler, 34, previously served as a mentor for students at DeKalb schools.
Capitol Bureau Chief Matt Porter explains how he's getting away with it.
As the death toll hits 4,000 in Nepal after Saturday's earthquake, one local organization steps up to help.
Students at Guilford High School who like to game can now enjoy the fun at school. That's because of their brand new e-gaming team. And while it's not throwing a football or shooting a basketball. Teachers say they're still a big part of Guilford athletics.
ROCKFORD -- Police are searching for the woman they believe stabbed a man in the neck, Tuesday night.
ROCKFORD -- A woman was shot in the leg in the 12-hundred block of 8th Street.
Memorial Day Service held for workers who died on the job
ROCKFORD - North Perryville south of Guilford has been reopened.
Oregon- It's planting season and it's expected that farmers in the areas where the tornados hit plant on time but it may not be an easy task.
From an alligator biting the hand that feeds him to a driver narrowly missing kids about to hop on the school bus, we've got your Tuesday Hot Shots.
BALTIMORE - Following consultation with Major League Baseball, tomorrow's Orioles-White Sox game has been closed to the public due to ongoing turmoil in the city.
WTVO/WQRF - Tyson Foods is the latest chicken company to phase out antibiotics in its poultry.
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments today in a case that could changes the lives of gay couples across the country.
DIXON - Timothy Ohda, 58, is in custody after robbing a local Circle K early Tuesday morning.
ROCKFORD - Tameka Reed, 33, of Rockford now faces a charge of Aggravated Assault to a Peace Officer.
Eyewitness News Chief Meteorologist Candice King spoke with a Fairdale resident who survived the EF4 tornado and witnessed it all.
BALTIMORE -- The governor of Maryland has declared a state of emergency as protests turn violent.
Animal service officials working hard to find displaced animals
ROCKFORD -- A multi-platinum country band plays a special concert for youth in recovery.
Rockford - Ribbon Cutting on (Harold and Marion Carlson) Nordic Culture Center
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From an odd instance of road rage caught on tape to an adorable 75th high school reunion, we've got your Monday Hot Shots.
First in the Stateline area to explore 'eSports' in school.
Machesney Park - Flames erupt at a shop on Product Drive. The cause is under investigation.
Police arrived to learn that a 20-year-old man was shot and had been taken to a nearby hospital by a friend.
Dezarae Sewell, 19, has died 10 days after being shot in the head on Oakley Street. Her boyfriend told Eyewitness News that he was the intended target since he was a gang member.
SPRINGFIELD -- State lawmakers take aim at your child's bedding.
Rockford - Four friends fed up with talks of how dirty and crime ridden the Forest City is start 'Clean the Rock' movement.
Disaster relief efforts end Saturday but team members feel the town is slowly getting back to what it once was.
Team Rubicon leaving Saturday, DeKalb County leaving Monday
One tornado victim reached out to the Chicago Bears to see if they could come lift their spirits. They came and did much more.
Using data to devise better ways to cut down on repeat offenders.
ROCKFORD - U.S. Cellular announced today they'll donate $10,000 to the local Boys & Girls Club to focus on science, technology, engineering and math programming for area youth.
BELOIT - The delivery driver was hit in the head by a handgun by one of three suspects during the robbery in the 1000 block of Summit Ave. early Friday morning.
After more than 5 years doing mornings, the Chief Meteorologist for 'Eyewitness News' will be making a transition to the evening broadcast.
Residents slowly starting to rebuild after EF4 tornado