Former Rock River Academy Staff React To Eyewitness News Investigation.
EXCLUSIVE: A local facility for troubled girls will close, after the state refuses to send them patients. The move comes after serious allegations of physical and sexual abuse within the Rock River Academy. Eyewitness News reporter Alexis McAdams followed this story for weeks. She talked with former patients, about what they say was worse than being in prison.
Despite the winter weather, Pino's on Main and Napoli Pizza remained open and busy for the big game.
WTVO/WQRF -- Two men were found dead inside a Rockford parking died from using heroin.
EXCLUSIVE: Eyewitness News Reporter Alexis McAdams speaks with Fayshawn Petty, a former Rock River Resident, about the alleged abuse that happened inside of the facility.
Alleges Dr. William Wood engaged in prescription drug and sexual misconduct with female patients.
Former State Representative Chuck Jefferson was honored by the Heritage Museum For His Role In The Rockford Community.
Beloit Fire Officials say there is around $60,000 in damages.
Beloit Police responded for a shots fired call to find eleven .40 caliber shell casings on the road. Police are investigating.
A Wisconsin man is behind bars after allegedly driving drunk in Janesville, receiving his 5th OWI.
Rockford Police say a man who was shot in the neck on Saturday night, walked to Rockford Memorial for treatment.
Rockford Police say a man was sitting in his vehicle when he was shot and killed. Police searching for suspects in the murder.
Rockford Police Chief Chet Epperson Will Face The Rockford Board Of Fire And Police Commissioners Monday.
Rockford Police investigate a shots fired call that happened near the Blackhawk Housing Complex.
John Deere will lay off more workers at several factories in Iowa and Illinois.
State lawmakers are pushing for legislation that would allow nurses in state public schools to administer narcan.
WTVO/WQRF - Evelyn talks with Republican Congressman Adam Kinzinger about President Obama's State of the Union address, and why he believes the speech didn't recognize an important reality.
Dozens of people march through the streets of downtown Rockford, chanting for change and rallying to bring an end to racial profiling and police brutality.
A Wisconsin man leads Beloit Police on a chase through Rock County in a stolen vehicle, with a 10 month old child inside of the car. Before crashing into a machine shed.
Police arrested a wanted Janesville man Friday night after a traffic stop turned into a car chase.
A Janesville man is on the run, after police say he fired a weapon at his female roommate.
51 year-old Dave Seaton is charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a three year old girl.
Two people are dead after a pair of shootings late Tuesday night.
NIU Student Association Says Lowering Bar Entry Age Could Bring Life Back To Campus
Justin Jones, a Wisconsin resident who allegedly assaulted a 14 year old girl that he met on Facebook, appeared in court Tuesday.
Loves Park Police Find Teenage Girl With Blood Alcohol Content Of .309
According to police, 47 year-old Kim Isherwood was driving erratically through Janesville while intoxicated.
Howard Johnson On 11th Street Was Robbed. Police Searching For Suspect.
A car crash leads to a Roscoe mans arrest. Officers found hundreds of rounds of ammo in his vehicle.
Two teens found smoking marijuana at Castle Rock State Park.
Amanda McKinney, 26, is accused of leading Rock Co. Sheriff's Deputies on a chase with her 4 and 5-year-old sons in the car.
Police Search For Suspect Who Fled On Foot, With An Undisclosed Amount Of Cash.
Rockford Fire spokesman says they are investigating possibly marijuana grow farm sparked fire in vacant building.
Below zero wind chills and frigid temperatures can wreak havoc on vehicles. Why mechanics say it is best to fix the problem right away.
Crews work overtime plowing, salting, and shoveling.
Village officials voted to go ahead with the purchase of the former JC Penney in Machesney Park.
Rockford Rescue Mission Receives Donation From Anna's Pizza and Pasta in Winnebago.
Fort's Family Held A Vigil To Honor The 15 year-old's Memory, But A Fight Interrupted The Anti Violence Vigil.
A 55-year-old Janesville woman was arrested early Saturday morning for her 7th OWI offense.
Michael Spraggins is considered armed, dangerous, and suicidal. Officials Believe He May Be Hiding Out In The Stateline Area.
A 19 year-old boy is dead after colliding with a semi truck on Interstate 39, near Bypass 20.
MACHESNEY PARK -- Friends step up to help a Machesney Park family who lost everything in a house fire.
Lena Police Department Takes Off Christmas Day, Does Not Respond To Home Invasion Call. Stephenson County Sheriff's Police Take Over Investigation.
Several People Pepper Sprayed At Rockford Night Club During Fist Fight
Rockford police continue their search for a gunman who damaged a Rockford home with bullets.
Two Vehicles Exchange Gun Fire Driving Down Auburn Street
Two Men Arrested After Allegedly Pulling Hand Gun On Family At Rockford Apartment Complex.
Man fires 6 to 8 shots standing near a Rockford police officer. Flees scene on foot. No arrests made.
Combined services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Rockford First Church. The burial will be at Will-Wood Burial Park. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the church. Arrangements are being completed by Carl E. Ponds funeral home.
ROCKFORD - Police find handgun and new evidence while searching several homes.