Cousin says man was starting to turn his life around.
Rockford-The Auto Theft Task Force may close by July because they will have their assets frozen.
Amtrak to see funding cut of up to 40% from the State of Illinois, leading to a freeze on all future projects, and cuts to current service.
Rockford- Jobs overall increasing as a whole, but manufacturing jobs decreased in month of February
VIDEO: RFD Chief Derek Bergsten talks for the first time about the authority controversy involving Rockford Police Chief Chet Epperson.
Loves Park- Local man gets caught in mail forwarded scheme.
News-Rockford Housing Authority will accept section 8 vouchers starting April 6th.
Rockford-Despite some politicians asking Rauner to raise taxes instead of proposing budget cuts, the governor says that's not happening.
Rockford-Police acquiring safe houses to keep a constant presence in the community, and to help fight crime.
Rockford-Morrissey decides to tear down part of Watch Factory as aldermen were negotiating to sell it for millions.
Rockford- Man reunites with dog thanks to microchip placed in dog's shoulder.
Rockford Gov. Bruce Rauner freezes funding for all state park districts
ROCKFORD -- Drakaar Malone has been sentenced to 7 and half years in prison in the death Robert Wilson.
With the melting of the ice comes the emergence of potholes. City officials discuss plans for street repairs this upcoming summer.
Roscoe-Police urging residents to keep track of items on ReportIt.LeadsOnline.Com
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.
Rockford- Aldermen want to put a stop to businesses getting liquor licenses just so they can have video gaming.
Loves Park- Police will monitor twelve intersections to figure out why there have been more accidents within the past year.
Rockford- Winnebago County approves funding of 8 million dollars for MRO Facility at Rockford Airport.
Rockford- Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose tears his meniscus again.
Investigators at Rockford Fire still haven't found a cause to the fire, with the massive size of the fire playing a role.
Lt. Carla Redd among those promoted, becoming first African-American woman to attain that rank in Rockford Police Dept.
Rockford- Eyewitness News explains why police dedicate a lot of resources to cracking down on prostitution.
By 11-2 vote, elect to keep system for hiring and disciplining both police and fire chief.
Rockford-City proposing to put odd-even ordinance everyday from December 1st to April 1st regardless of snow.
Organizations provide enrollment services for Obamacare applicants
Three women claim David Seaton abused them when they were minors. Bringing a total of five victims speaking out against Seaton.
News- Chicago Little League baseball team is stripped of title.
Rockford- Morrissey wants ordinance giving himself jurisdiction over Rockford's fire and police chiefs.
Rockford- It will now be voted on in council next week. Mayor Larry Morrissey wants the same power over Chief Chet Epperson that he has over other Department Heads.
All suspected of shipping American gear to the terror cell in Syria
Rockford- Heroin was found at Jefferson High School January 16th.
Rockford-5 Pointers Neighborhood Association holds meeting to discuss the Log Cabin Avenue
Rockford- Vigil held for 18 year old Jaylin Shaw
WTVO/WQRF -- Two men were found dead inside a Rockford parking died from using heroin.
Rockford- Sports ethics expert discusses 'deflate gate'
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
The City addresses the public in the wake of seven murders since late December.
ROCKFORD - A local resident doesn't take too kindly to home invaders targeting his home.
Two people are dead after a pair of shootings late Tuesday night.
WTVO/WQRF - Police investigate a murder in a Belvidere subdivision. Police received tips that suspect may have took his own life.
Rockford-Aldermen proposing to build an Alpine Bank at Auburn and North Main roundabout.
Rockford- BP Gas station on 11th street uses a "Wall of Shame" to expose thieves.
A local business deals with damage after nearby Asher Tool fire.