Tis' the season for toys, but one group of kids in the foster care system often doesn’t get any at all. Now NIU students are getting creative to fix the problem.
Community leaders met Thursday afternoon during Rockford's annual education luncheon
As one winter weather advisory expires another one is on tap for the Stateline.
BELVIDERE - A local man is charged with the murder of a teenager.
Rockford Public School District has crews working overtime to make sure buses run properly
The City of Rockford has declared a citywide snow emergency.
The City of Beloit declares a snow emergency starting at 9 P.M. Sunday.
West State Street scheduled to open at the end of the day on December 13th.
It was a disappointing night in Detroit for Northern Illinois football fans.
Hundreds of are people are packing their bags and preparing to root on the NIU Huskies at the MAC Championship in Detroit.
A tax break could be on tap for Belvidere home owners in the New Year, in part because of a tax shift.
Harlan Jefferson says his van was hit by gunfire that was fired by a Boone County Sheriff's Deputy.
PECATONICA - Investigators identify the man who died while working in a grain bin Saturday.
ROCKFORD - Authorities identify the victim killed at a party over the weekend.
A ComEd building goes up in flames late Saturday night.
Cyber Monday is the biggest internet shopping day of the year
Infintely Sweet provides space for seven local vendors to promote their business.
He’s best known as being the Sheriff's Deputy who sprung into action during the Marie’s Pizza robbery. Now he says he wants to be Sheriff.
ROCKFORD - A hit and run incident leaves a local man dead.
Stateliners re-learning to drive in the snow.
Beloit teen shot and killed at what appeared to be underage drinking party.
Eyewitness News talks to local Catholics at the Cathedral of St. Peter
A Rock County Hazmat Crew responded to an ammonia leak at Fairbanks Morse in Beloit.
The freezing cold temperatures couldn't keep Stateline runners from raising money for arthritis.
Rockford city council holds a weekend budget retreat
A fundraiser for Washington, IL tornado victims is being held at Stateline bowling alleys Sunday.
Illinois State Police identify the victim in an officer involved shooting on I-88.
Historic Auto Attractions shows off cars that were there the day President John F. Kennedy was assasinated.
A highly contagious disease finds its way into two Stateline schools.
Rockford’s Police Union demands an independent investigation into an incident involving Rockford’s Police Chief.
ROCKFORD - The sentencing is in for a local mom who admitted to being responsible in the death of her baby.
Illinois Governor has now declared a total of 13 counties as state disaster areas. Declaration gives central Illinois counties hit by deadly tornadoes access to state resources.
Local Businesses setting up efforts to help Washington tornado victims
A tornado touches down in Washington, Illinois leaving a massive amount of damage in its wake.
Caledonia's new tornado siren went off during Sunday's storms.
A South Beloit man is extricated from his vehicle after it slid backwards into a tree.
A Rockford police officer fired almost two years after a fatal shooting is reinstated.
National Action Network speaks to Rockford on improving the community
Aviator Lounge did not get its liquor license back
Chemical Safety Board says explosion in Belvidere could have been prevented.
President Doug Baker gave his inaugural address, laying out his vision for promoting student success.
A hazmat situation in Belvidere’s Chrysler plant forces workers out the door and keeps emergency responders on-scene for hours.
It’s the talk of the Stateline; the first accumulating snow. Were drivers ready for the first wintery blast?
Jefferson-Horton American Legion Post 340 To get a renovation
The death of an Oregon teenager has been ruled a homicide.
A Rockford hotel catches fire causing thousands of dollars in damage.
A man suspected of stabbing his ex-wife several times and fleeing the Chicago Suburbs could be in Rockford.
A beloved Rockford meteorologist is laid to rest today. Family and friends gathered to say their final good-byes to Eric Nefstead.
The Sixth Annual Veterans Weekend was held In the DeKalb-Sycamore Area
Tony Dorsett and three other former NFL players have been diagnosed with CTE. But are the health concerns enough to stop parents from allowing their kids to play?