Latest GasBuddy survey shows little change in the price of gas here.
Over 40 of Rockford’s best wedding vendors took over the Giovanni’s Convention Center to show off dozens of beautiful gowns and dresses of all colors.
Midwest winters can have a negative impact on your health.
The 44th annual Rockford boat, vacation, and fishing show had locals dreaming of warmer days.
The state is searching for funding sources to repair the roads after the winter weather destroyed various infrastructures this season.
A family in Loves Park is displaced after their home goes up in flames.
A truck driver is behind bars after allegedly driving drunk, and flipping his semi, in Ogle County.
With the appointment of a local senator to the Midwest Interstate Passenger Rail Commission, and after a meeting between local politicians and the new head of I-Dot took place Wednesday, Democrat Senator Steve Stadelman says the project is not out of the table.
A house fire on Rockford's Eastside ripped through the second floor Saturday afternoon.
Caramel color is a common ingredient in colas and other dark soft drinks, but could it lead to cancer?
Dozens of residents gathered to hear what the Tuskegee Airmen had to say and they wanted to share an important message with younger generations.
FREEPORT -- Freeport police sending out a stern warning to parents all across the stateline.
On Sunday mornings, in churches throughout the Stateline, people from all ethnic backgrounds can come together for morning worship, a move that was impossible in the 1800s. That fact prompted a former slave to establish Rockford's first African American church. One hundred and twenty-four years later, Allen Chapel A.M.E. is still going strong, opening its doors to people from all walks of life and ethnic backgrounds.
Rockford - 5 former members to be honored at Veteran's Memorial Hall Sat. the 21st from 1-4 pm
Walmart will raise their wages nationally, but how will that affect businesses here in the Stateline.
Tickets go on sale February 27th.
From amazing dash-cam video of a police officer narrowly missing a highway crash to a snowman tribute to the movie Frozen, we've got your Friday Hot Shots.
New deal should be ratified by both parties by Feb. 24
Nationwide shortage of popular Girl Scout Cookie will not impact deliveries here.
Increasing in-state tuition is already reducing enrollment rates, and some say more cuts could backfire.
Rockford- Eyewitness News explains why police dedicate a lot of resources to cracking down on prostitution.
Behind every great leader, there is an equally great educator who helped that person reach their goal.
WTVO/WQRF -- A silent shooting tool is raising some noise down in Springfield.
Eleven Tournament Directors could have chosen any city for tournament play, but they chose Rockford. Now local tourism officials say it's proof Rockford can be a sports tourism attraction.
While some businesses support Governor Bruce Rauner budget proposal, many are fearful of what this could mean for service providers that aid those with mental problems and addictions.
Visits Hormel Plant to defend his stance on unions
From a wearable tomato robot to cool video of a meteor nearly crashing into Earth, we've got your Thursday Hot Shots.
Eight people arrested in the latest Rockford bust during an undercover sex sting brings to light that more and more people from surrounding cities come to Rockford to engage in prostitution. (VIDEO)
As a part of our celebration of Black History Month, Eyewitness News wants to continue to recognize the efforts of Stateliners young and old, who are working hard to make a positive difference in our community.
WTVO/WQRF -- Reaction to Gov. Rauner's education proposals stuck some nerves with cuts to higher education proposed at more than 30 percent.
Congresswoman Cheri Bustos and a local Veteran were asked is they agreed with the new prospect of American military action against ISIS.
Officials, student group warns of effects of 31% cut in state aid to higher education.
Says pension reform remains #1 issue ... wants $300 million more for K-12 education in first ever 'State of Budget' address.
Should E-cigarettes be treated the same as regular cigarettes under the state's smoking ban? Why legislators are being pushed to say 'yes.'
Students at Freeport High School get an in depth look into the life of an Army mechanic. They took part in a classroom discussion before heading to the shop to view a military grade Humvee.
Rosecrance rehab facility says they do not have enough funding to fight heroin epidemic in Winnebago County.
ROCKFORD -- A Belvidere man convicted in a deadly drunk driving crash will spend the next 15 years in prison.
As a part of our celebration of Black History Month, Eyewitness News highlights the life of Otis Youngblood--a Stateliner fulfilling the dream through the gift of Gospel Mime.
By 11-2 vote, elect to keep system for hiring and disciplining both police and fire chief.
A federal judge blocks president Obama’s executive action on immigration leaving immigrants in the Stateline wondering whether their dreams of becoming legal residents have been shattered.
From a hitchhiking seal surprising a family of kayakers to Niagara Falls in it's icy frozen beauty, we've got your Tuesday Hot Shots.
Rockford City Council will vote tonight on whether to change oversight of Chief Chet Epperson as hearings into a police union continue.
In Stephenson County, the jail has undergone a bold new program to record every move using body cameras. We look at how it is working.
Illinois - Rauner to face one of the state's largest budget deficits in history.
ROCKFORD -- A Rockford author unveils his latest creation set to hit shelves in just a couple weeks.
Families search for opening at Illinois treatment centers, but say there is no help available. Rosecrance currently has a 100 person waiting list.
The new ride sharing program allows freelance drivers to use their own cars and work anytime they want.
Former Winnebago County Sheriff Don Gasparini laid to rest today. He served the county for eighteen years.
From the world's largest taco line to a bumper car parking lot, we've got your Monday Hot Shots!
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