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.
ROCKFORD - A decrease in state funding forces a local psychiatric clinic to close its doors.
Local truckers say companies make them drive past the legal limit of 70 hours per week
ROCKFORD - Doddy won't be tried separately for the two murders he's accused of.
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.
Bricks from the school's torn down chimney are being sold.
A prominent local leader who helped change the face of the Forest City is remembered by family and friends.
DEKALB - Friends of family of a Sycamore man who tragically died this week will honor his memory tonight.
Both homes reportedly abandoned. No word yet on a cause.
Rockford-Dot Turner does not want three people selecting the next 67th District State Representative.
What's a Fourth of July without a parade?
Two time suspected murderer Terence Doddy was found at the Old Sand Trip building in Rockton
The long time representative steps down according to letter submitted to Speaker of the House.
Rockford-but the Catholic church says they still need more priest.
The market will be canceled, but some vendors will volunteer their services to make extra cash.
Fatal car crashes are on the decline in Illinois. Some local lawmakers believe the decision to increase the speed limit to 70 miles per hour on rural interstate highways is playing a key role in that.
Belvidere-landlords say they support a registry, but the ordinance needs tweaking.
Local realtors are using drones to show off houses to potential homebuyers.
Ogle County Sheriff's say bear has climbed down the tree and is now heading west.
Local Dietitians say there are no shortcuts to weight loss.
Many bees did not survive last year's bone chilling winter.
DEKALB CO. - Wildlife experts guess why the bear is on the move.
A Chrysler spokesperson tells Eyewitness News that production at the Belvidere plant shutdown for five hours after an accident at nearby supplier, Ventra.
ROCKFORD - The Winnebago County State's Attorney announces charges against a school bus driver who allegedly sexually abused a student.
Airfest gives recruiters opportunities to meet with Stateliners and talk to them about the military.
Airfest 2014 put on a show for Stateliners and tourists
Rockford- An Eyewitness News reporter gets the experience of a lifetime
A little preparation for a popular event like AirFest can go along way to enjoying your time there.
Genoa- A soldier from DeKalb was reportedly killed while searching for Bergdahl
Rockford-Concerned parent holding protest Thursday to help stop bullying
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 - A priest is under arrest for public indecency.
Rockford-Truck drivers in high demand around the Stateline
Clayton Courtney appeared in court for a preliminary hearing
But manufacturing employment continues to struggle according to Illinois Department of Employment Security.
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.
15 year old boy discovered Mary Coulthard's body in the Rock River Friday. Coulthard had been missing for a week.
36 year old Edward Haley who was murdered in April was laid to rest Friday. The family upset no arrest have been made.
UPDATE -- Police say the body found in the Rock River is missing woman Mary Coulthard, 75.
Eyewitness News investigates if "social promotion" is being used to pass certain students who did not make the grade.
Union workers from AFSCME Local 473 protest for circuit clerk workers to get fair pay
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.