Bradley H Wohrley of Dixon was killed in a crash on RT 26 just north of Rudy Road near Freeport.
Grizzly bears don't roam the Midwest like black bears do. According to the DNR, that makes a big difference in what to do if you encounter a bear.
Woman tells Eyewitness News she snapped photo near Route 173 and Caledonia Road.
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
We’re less than 24 hours away from Rockford Airfest 2014.
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.
ROCKFORD - A memorial service will be held for Baby Crystal's sisters who were found dead in the trunk of a car.
Parents in Rockford Public Schools stage a protest. Many are tired of their children being bullied.
A few well-known Chicago radio hosts make a stop in Rockford to promote this year's Airfest.
Genoa- A soldier from DeKalb was reportedly killed while searching for Bergdahl
Teams performing at Rockford Airfest are ready to put on a show!
Rockford-Concerned parent holding protest Thursday to help stop bullying
As of June 1st many same-sex couples are now able to get married in Illinois and people in Winnebago County are excited with the news.
Multiple ambulances are called to the scene of a car accident tonight.
A South Beloit woman is dead after a car accident at a busy Machesney park intersection.
A new Legislative bill could make your farmer's market experience a little healthier
Girl tells police two met on internet dating site
A young man shot by a DeKalb County Sheriff's Deputy is now under arrest.
Coroner has released the name of the shooting victim.
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.
Two juveniles are arrested and one is tased by police at the Young at Heart Festival.
ROCKFORD - A priest is under arrest for public indecency.
Rockford-Truck drivers in high demand around the Stateline
Boone County's Animal Services and Adoption Center is hoping to expand.
Clayton Courtney appeared in court for a preliminary hearing
Over 200 Veterans from across the country met in Beloit Sunday morning to take a trip of a life time, Eyewitness News was there as the Veterans got ready to roll to Washington D.C.
Emergency responders from all over the Stateline competed at the 22nd Annual Midwest Regional Extrication Competition Saturday, and were able to share tips and tricks to use during vehicle extrication.
Friday can be a little surly for the Eyewitness News crew. But a new record after Candice King laughed so hard she cried during our Great Video segment. The good stuff is in the final minute.
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.
More Republican lawmakers are starting to push for a rise in the federal minimum wage rate.
Neighbors tell Eyewitness News they watched in horror as a 40 year old Beloit man allegedly got away from police in his van and ran over his 47 year old girlfriend. This was not the first time the couple had a fight but neighbors never thought it would turn deadly.
36 year old Edward Haley who was murdered in April was laid to rest Friday. The family upset no arrest have been made.
A young Rockford man is dead after a car crash in Rock County.
Three shootings took place across Rockford overnight.
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.
Rockford’s school closing plan is coming under more fire, some believe closing neighborhood schools after voters passed a major bond issue, is a betrayal of the public's trust.
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.
One woman shares her story of survival and tips for drivers.
Wednesday's "Go Global" Conference allowed businesses to network in the Forest City. However, a new study says that 18% of Rockford employers think the work climate could be fatal to their business.
Government bodies are wanting more and more from tax payers. It’s an all-too- familiar story here in Illinois. How local tax hikes will affect homeowners
A Rockford man is charged with first degree murder after a domestic dispute turns deadly.
The Rockford School Board met today to discuss the details of the plans that could close down up to nine local schools. Eyewitness News takes a closer look at the plan.
Janesville Police are searching for an elderly woman missing since Friday night.