As manufacturing jobs find their way back to America, Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R) is hoping a new push for workers will take hold in the Stateline.
ROCKFORD- The future looks bright for bicycle riders.
ROCKFORD- A new state program could help many Americans reach their dream of being homeowners.
ROCKFORD - Two charter schools get an extension to continue educating kids.
ROCKFORD: Kody Walsh learns his fate.
FREEPORT- One by one young helping hands pack thousands of meal packages that will each feed five starving children.
Talent and a little luck are two reasons Devon Starks found himself at Rockford Public Schools first construction job shadowing event on Wednesday. Starks left thankful that luck found him in a good spot.
A proposed bill could decriminalize marijuana.
LOVES PARK- If you're considering getting a concealed carry license you might want to do some homework before you enroll for training.
Rockford- A very snowy and icy winter will be followed by spring rains soon and that combination can be very damaging to your roof.
ROCKFORD- Broken promises... That's the message candidate for governor, Bruce Rauner, sent about Governor Quinn's integrity.
ROCKFORD - The man accused of accidentally killing his wife and stepson receives his prison sentence.
Local doctors talk about the all-too-common cause of CTA Subway crash.
Illinois Senator Dick Durbin believes e-cigs are being marketed towards teens.
ROCKFORD - Three teenagers recover from an accident that killed a woman.
Some Stateliners say they pay nearly 3,000 dollars a year for flood insurance.
Illinois Democrats are making a big push for raising the state's minimum wage. Governor Quinn visited the retail store the GAP. Which has raised it’s minimum wage to $10.10 an hour. While Congresswoman Cheri Bustos made a similar pitch here in Rockford.
Without sales tax money, Stepehnson County schools could be in trouble
Legislation passed by Gov. Quinn letting certain seventeen year olds vote tomorrow.
Low revenue and struggling businesses are words that describe the Stateline economy, but it was a different story at the RoRo Expo in Rockton, where over 150 business vendors flourished.
City officials asking residents to keep water running at all times to prevent frozen pipes
Transforming the City of Rockford has become a hot topic these days, and one local film maker said he has an interesting way to do it, by capturing the culture of the Forrest City through the eye of the camera lens.
Acculynx moving their office to Beloit Wisconsin
First the good news, violent crime is down in Rockford. The bad news is domestic disturbances are still a huge problem. Domestic Abuse was the central focus of the cities monthly meeting Thursday.
the police department gets three new vehicles to help keep drugs out of their town.
Heroin use is on the rise here in Winnebago County and that means more heroin overdoses. One attorney general wants to fight the addiction, and stop the rise of overdoes
Voters who will be casting their ballots in the Ogle county primary election on March 18th were able to get an up-close look at who the candidates are, and what they want to do for their county.
Parents say they're still saddened by the events
Stateline home foreclosures are up, while the prices of homes are down, leaving the Rockford housing market with the lowest average sales price since the1990's.
One local restaurant says their delivery drivers have had their tires damaged from Rockford potholes
Local election officials said the upcoming March primary election will be the most tax referendums that they have seen on the Winnebago County primary election ballot in decades. Local counties, cities, and school districts, are all starved for cash, and are looking to voters for some extra help.
Jeep and Ram Truck sales increase as Dodge Dart sales decline.
Slavic Gospel Association hoping for an end the conflict.
Kody Walsh found guilty of first degree murder in the death of Lori Daniels
The Rockford City Council proposed a winter sidewalk ordinance to keep the walkways clear or snow and ice. The city would fine residents who do not shovel the sidewalks on their property. If passed, the ordinance would not take effect until next winter.
Illinois EPA investigating a smell coming from the Belvidere Assembly Plant
Walsh is being accused of murdering Lori Daniels
North Boone Middle School 8th grade girls team may not be able to finish undefeated season.
In a statement, teachers say they may strike March 3rd
African Americans who served World War Two speaking to Stateliners tomorrow
MCHENRY COUNTY - A Crystal Lake teenager is accused of threatening to kill Harvard High School students via a rap video.
Group of Rockford residents preparing themselves for possible flooding
Ice Dams seeping water inside some Stateliners homes. Damaging their roofs.
From blowing snow to white out conditions to all clear in a matter of seconds, the roads are dangerous. Watch this exclusive look at how difficult it is to navigate Auburn Street in Rockford right now.
Stateline animal lovers seem to get younger each year. Some are even dedicating their favorite day of the year to Stateline shelters.
Census ranks Loves Park at the top when it comes to romance
Stateline area dealing with dozens of water main breaks.
Police say women were working out of east side hotels.
Citizens Utility Board visits Stateline offering tips on saving money on utility bills.
Jury finds grain company negligent in death of two teenagers in grain bin accident.