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!
Survey by NeighborhoodScout.com based on FBI data.
Blaze left one Rockford Apartment destroyed, 3 others damaged.
Prices more than 40 cents higher for month, but still well below where they were a year ago.
Donavan Ingram accused of attempted to rob two businesses within blocks of each other.
The rideshare program is now underway in Rockford. The program started February 15, 2015.
In a new propaganda video released Sunday by ISIS, the group claims to have beheaded over a dozen members of Egypt's Coptic Christian minority on a Libyan beach.
The blaze started on the second floor of a two apartment home Sunday in the 1100 block of 6th street.
The victim was thrown from the vehicle after driving off the side of the roadway. He was not wearing a seatbelt.
The bureau says they are receiving nearly double the amount of IRS scam complaints this year, compared to usual.
Lino's make the thrillist.com list for the 19 best pizza places in the state of Illinois.
One man is hospitalized after a knife fight in Rockford.
Stateliners making it in on the last day to talk to representatives about health insurance available through the Affordable Care Act.
A 23 year-old woman from Geneva Illinois is in custody after planning to kill people at a mall in Novia Scotia.
Those who do not have health insurance will face financial penalties.
A Loves Park pharmacy worker is arrested for stealing nearly 600 pills. Police say Stacy Heckelsmiller admitted to stealing the drugs from CVS on North Alpine Road.
Belvidere Police search for a suspect who committed an alleged smash, and grab. officers have the license plate, and images of the driver.
Men, women, and children all marched in frigid temps to stop the violence, and with the hope of seeing change in the community.
Rockford-City proposing to put odd-even ordinance everyday from December 1st to April 1st regardless of snow.
Remembered as a man who spent his life serving the Stateline.
The Milton House in Milton, Wisconsin remembers the Underground Railroad. A path to freedom for blacks seeking to escape bondage.
From a crook who wears bras on his head to a wild school bus ride, we've got your Friday Hot Shots.
Nearly 15% of Illinois residents at or below poverty line according to Social Impact Research Center report.
New law would add more oversight for student-athletes at Illinois high schools.
Will be attended by local dignitaries. Include police honor and escort to cemetery.
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.
ROCKFORD -- When the most recent list of potentially abandoned properties in Rockford came out, we were stunned.
Rockford- Stateliners who help veterans or are veterans themselves say the new law isn't going to fix all the problems but it's certainly a step in the right direction.
A panel of black men from different Rockford organizations, come together for a ‘Man Up’ press conference at the Fairgrounds Valley Community Center, before they march this Saturday.
From an amazing dog reunited with her owner miles away to a symphony performance on a grounded airplane, we've got your Thursday Hot Shots.
Federal Government data for 2014 puts union participation at just over 15% of workforce.
Alleges winter weather predicting rodent withheld information on severity of remaining winter
Field sobriety test indicated he was driving at twice the legal limit.
Beloit - New plans to change the I-90/I-43 interchange.