The Janesville School District makes what some might see as a controversial change to their student discrimination policy.
Teachers and students raise awareness for ALS by doing the Ice Bucket Challenge on the football field.
From a pair of deer running across one of the country's most famous bridges to the world's largest taco, we've got your Monday Hot Shots.
Quinn campaign calls out key Rauner ally for 'racial' remarks on minimum wage. Are they?
WTVO/WQRF - It's hard to believe, but winter is right around the corner and help for residents to heat their homes is available.
ROCKFORD - Filling up your tank isn't getting any easier.
WTVO/WQRF - A video emerged today on a news website that allegedly shows the moment NFL star Ray Rice punched his fiancee in the face, knocking her to the floor of an elevator, a video the NFL said it had never seen before today.
An anonymous tip allowed Loves Park Police to conduct a drug bust.
Thomson Prison Hiring
Man Arrested After Assaulting Security Guard At Denny’s
Illinois State Police Officer Hit By Drunk Driver
Toddler In Critical Condition After Falling Into Pool
Janesville Woman Charged With 6th OWI
This bright and colorful mural reflects the people inside, according to Linda Wiggs.
The River was calm, but volunteers were busy moving around to clean it up.
Rockford- Some in congress want to cut the exporting program
An empty grocery store is a common sight in the forest city.
From monkeys loudly serenading each other to a coyote stealing a TV reporter's equipment, we've got your Friday Hot Shots.
Rockford- It's a special day for eight Rockford residents as they transition from life behind bars to a life of freedom.
'Reboot Illinois/We Ask America' poll shows incumbent Democrat dominating Chicagoland.
Several have been reported in the last couple of days.
The manhunt for a suspect in the shooting in Beloit's Summit Park is over.
Compared acts of civil disobedience on Rockford's Auburn Street to fight for civil rights.
Rock Area OWI task force formed to help crack down on OWI's in Southern Wisconsin
Construction is everywhere along IL 173, and starting Monday, there will even be more.
Rockford- Many city officials and residents are happy to see a new look on West State street. They say they waited long enough and now hope this brings many more positive things to the area.
ROCKFORD - In their Fight for $15, fast food workers take to the streets to make their point; some end up under arrest.
Police issue alert for man who walked into home and claimed resident owed city money.
Neighbors Worry RPS School Closure Plan May Lead To Eyesores
19-year-old reportedly got out of back seat of unsecured squad car.
Rockford- Aldermen are concerned with the explosive growth of video gaming and what they can do to keep it under control.
From a Midwest high-five record attempt to a group of crooks proving crime doesn't pay, we've got your Wednesday Hot Shots.
ROCKFORD - Six kids may be behind a school burglary. Half of them have been placed under arrest - the youngest is only seven years old.
As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation's second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.
CHICAGO - Mayor Rahm Emanuel is expected to sign an executive order that will require Chicago contractors and subcontractors to pay employees at least $13 an hour.
KINGSTON - Three people are in the hospital after a car accident.
DEKALB - A non-profit lends a helping hand to those looking for a job.
DEKALB - Don't be alarmed if you hear the alarms go off.
ROCKFORD - The American Red Cross assists a family who lost their home to a fire.
Latest 'Reboot Illinois/We Ask America' poll shows Quinn gaining support in Cook County.
DIXON - A murder-suicide leaves two people dead in Dixon.
People who's last names start with "A" through "L" can start applying now.
Freeport Council Approves Demolition Plan To Revamp City
Rockton- Of the nearly 900 school districts throughout Illinois a new survey included Hononegah in the top 50. And, it comes at a time where the state is cutting back on public education funds.
Debra Hopkins remembered as a great inspiration to thousands of students.
From a fish-chucking contest to a bear doing an unusual version of the bucket challenge, we've got your Tuesday Hot Shots.
State leaders come to the Forest City to highlight a project they say will ultimately bring jobs--using cutting edge technology. It’s called digital manufacturing, and they’re calling it the wave of the future.
Bob Lupton asked to give his controversial message by United Way and Rockford University
Project will involve closure of the tollway for short periods this week.
ROCKFORD - With Labor Day in the rear view mirror, drivers can expect some changes at the pump.