Senator Dick Durbin wants to make sure it does not become a huge problem.
Rockford- Winnebago County Coroner's Office says 40 year old Jimmie Nelson died when his car flipped over on the 2800 block of Kilburn. Police say alcohol and reckless driving were involved in the crash.
Rockford- Bruce Whitehead takes ice bucket challenge.
One local senator says no.
Village says they're monitoring how many video gaming facilities open there.
Residents want Whiskey's River Smokehouse torn down
Rockford-a vigil was held in her honor, as she fights for her life at a hospital.
Rockford- City market will have to move vendors who used the top park of the water street parking deck.
ROCKFORD - A judge rules against the Rockford Police Chief in jurisdiction case.
ROCKFORD -- Investigation reveals police not responsible for crash that killed 17 year old Robert Wilson back in March.
Belvidere-A vote to put building a new shelter on November's ballot passed at a vote of 7-5 at Monday's county board meeting
Rockford-Community crime forum was held Thursday evening.
Rockford- It's part of Home Depot's annual Celebration of service
Beloit-Rally was held at Summit Park. The site of where two recent shooting happened.
Part of city's plan to clean up abandoned buildings on major roads.
WTVO/WQRF - More Illinois inmates are suffering from mental illness, and it's costing taxpayers millions.
Governor Quinn signs a new law over the weekend to improve animal rights.
Man stole undisclosed items from store Friday morning.
Rockford- U.S Cellular on Riverside falls victim to an armed robbery
Rockford- Scammers are promising job seekers employment, but then steals their money.
Many Stateline cities are being told by Illinois that they may have to supply their own salt for this year. The price of salt is skyrocketing due to a shortage.
ROCKFORD - A staple in the Winnebago County Sheriff's Dept. is turning in his badge.
Local truckers say companies make them drive past the legal limit of 70 hours per week
WTVO/WQRF - Illinois residents who suffer from seizures will soon have a new treatment option.
Rockford residents express concern about the Malaysian passenger jet crash in Ukraine. Brovery is in Ukraine and is one of the Forest City's sister cities.
A prominent local leader who helped change the face of the Forest City is remembered by family and friends.
Two time suspected murderer Terence Doddy was found at the Old Sand Trip building in Rockton
Local realtors are using drones to show off houses to potential homebuyers.
ROCKFORD - The Winnebago County State's Attorney announces charges against a school bus driver who allegedly sexually abused a student.
Genoa- A soldier from DeKalb was reportedly killed while searching for Bergdahl
A new Legislative bill could make your farmer's market experience a little healthier
Girl tells police two met on internet dating site
At least one hurt. Damage to building is extensive.
Rockford-Once again this year Eyewitness News is holding a community baby shower. It’s our way of helping out new moms in need all across the Stateline area.
Rockford-Truck drivers in high demand around the Stateline
Residential burglaries, and car thefts at Eastside Rockford hotels on the rise
Nelson Elementary is slated to close under 2 of 3 Rockford Public Schools consolidation plans. Parents say they're ok with that.
Eyewitness News investigates if "social promotion" is being used to pass certain students who did not make the grade.
The Fordham Dam Power Plant site will be closed to public access for cleanup the next five months.
GENOA - Investigators reveal Leon Madey's autopsy results.
News conference on Monday will begin process towards consolidating elementary schools across district.
FREEPORT - A decision by MetLife to close its Freeport location will lead to layoffs.
Local animal right activists hope action gets taken on puppy mills in Winnebago County
Donald Sterling Banned for life from NBA after making racist remarks.
Matthew Hart is running out of options to prevent his son from being bullied
Nearly ten million people took part in Rockford Park District recreational activities.
ROCKFORD- The future looks bright for bicycle riders.
ROCKFORD - Two charter schools get an extension to continue educating kids.
NIU purchases The Goosinator to scare geese away
A proposed bill could decriminalize marijuana.