CHICAGO (AP) — A recently paroled armed robber has been charged in the stabbing death of man aboard a Chicago Transit Authority train. Tony Polk was charged Tuesday with first-degree
CHICAGO (AP) — A recently paroled armed robber has been charged in the stabbing death of man aboard a Chicago Transit Authority train. Tony Polk
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials with Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium say a Beluga whale calf born less than two weeks ago is male. The aquarium’s animal care
DYER, Ind. (AP) — A second victim of a fire that destroyed a northwestern Indiana home has died as a result of injuries suffered during
CHICAGO (AP) — Fans of the women’s World Cup championship soccer team delivered petitions to U.S. Soccer Federation headquarters in Chicago that demanded equal for
CHICAGO (AP) — Planned Parenthood of Illinois has announced it will stop accepting federal funds because of a new Trump administration rule barring family planning
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A former southern Illinois assistant public defender who is accused of practicing law without a license is facing new charges for
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago’s inspector general says probes by the city’s newly formed police oversight agency were compromised by an investigator who had relatives and
CHICAGO (AP) — The Rev. Jesse Jackson is urging President Donald Trump to pardon former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich for his corruption crimes. Jackson and
LAS VEGAS (AP) — German Hossein Ensan leads a field of three finalists at the World Series of Poker Main Event in Las Vegas. Alex
July 12, 2019 Sauk Valley Media KIDS survey should be launching pad for change The headlines were alarming – a study showing that three-quarters of
DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Fishermen with a net are removing thousands of Asian carp from Lake Decatur dam in central Illinois. The Herald and Review
The boy’s mother couldn’t immediately reach him.
CHICAGO (AP) — State and federal authorities are investigating the deaths of dozens of barn swallows outside a water plant in Chicago. The Chicago Sun-Times
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. J.D. Pritzker is urging residents to report flood damage to their county’s emergency management agencies. He says such action
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Visitors can take their family apple picking and on hay rides, then check out the shop with plenty of pre-picked apples, apple cider and of course, apple donuts.
The Pec Playhouse Theatre is putting on a production of, “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.”
Northern Illinois Hospice has twice the space it had before with its new location.
ROCKFORD (WREX)- Teachers from RPS 205 are learning how to help teach their students STEM education.
ROCKFORD (WREX)- Families with children in need received free groceries at the latest Summer Family Market Tuesday.