This opioid crisis summit was so popular last year at the Rockford campus, it decided to host it again this year.
WINNEBAGO COUNTY (WREX) — Winnebago County Chairman Frank Haney says he would like the voters to decide if they want to see a countywide elected
Afternoon raids at two Rockford lingerie shops leads to both buildings being shut down and condemned by the City of Rockford.
There is good news for those of you hitting the road this Memorial Day weekend! Most road construction will be suspended to help ease congestion for travelers.
Magic Waters will open up again for the summer season, but this time under new Six Flags ownership.
A Rockford man has been acquitted of killing a 2-year-old son of his daughter’s friend and dumping the dismembered remains in a Chicago lagoon.
ROCKFORD (WREX) — A doctor in Rockford is getting attention statewide for more than 4 decades of work.
A resolution was passed Thursday to name an overpass in Stephenson County in honor of fallen Illinois State Police Trooper Brooke Jones-Story.
A bill to strengthen Scott’s Law in Illinois passes through both houses Thursday and now awaits Gov. JB Pritzker’s approval.
The USDA also points out that people sometimes like to freeze cuts of meat for future use, so if you’ve socked away some beef in your backup freezer recently, you may want to check that as well.
The bill is currently moving through the House.
Cindy Kelly is retiring after 30 years teaching at Rosecrance’s adolescent residential treatment facility.
Per-pupil funding would increase $200 the first year and $204 the next.
CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Census Bureau estimates say the majority of municipalities in the Chicago region, including the city itself, lost population last year.
Illinois State Police say he was in the right lane of the four-lane highway when a box truck hit him from behind.
Thursday’s visitation begins at 3 p.m. while Friday’s lasts from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., according to the funeral home.
The fair will be held Aug. 8-18 in Springfield.
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Police say on November 14, 2018, they responded to a hospital in reference to a report of sexual assault of a child.
Three people are being held in the Winnebago County Jail following a dispute which led to shots being fired.
It happened around 3:30 p.m Thursday in the area of Rockton Ave. and Auburn St.
Officers were called to Bond Park around 6 p.m. Thursday.