The multi-million dollar project to transform Rockford's dilapidated Barber-Colman factory in to a state of the art advanced training center for Rock Valley College is officially cancelled.
The multi-million dollar project to transform Rockford’s dilapidated Barber-Colman factory in to a state of the art advanced training center for Rock Valley College is officially cancelled.
Jim Ryan, the vice president and chief operating officer of Rock Valley College, has been placed on paid administrative leave.
It’s been nearly 4 months since Rockford Police Officer Eric Thurmond was placed on paid administrative leave by the department. 13 Investigates learned Monday evening that he will be moved out of his role as a ROCK House Officer.
The Illinois Attorney General’s Office has determined several Winnebago County board members violated the Illinois Open Meetings Act (OMA) by discussing details of a proposed 911 consolidation agreement during closed session.
Resident Officer Eric Thurmond on administrative leave, linked to ongoing criminal investigation by police
A Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office document, obtained by 13 Investigates, identifies a nationally known Rockford Police officer as part of an ongoing criminal and internal investigation.
Months after unexpectedly closing its doors, a former restaurant owner wants to make good on the gift cards sold to a handful of customers.
In a few weeks, hundreds of RPS 205 high schoolers will graduate and earn a diploma. But have all those students truly earned that degree?
The city of Rockford is responsible for maintaining its roads. When a pot hole surfaces, it’s the city’s job to fix it. But what happens when that pothole causes damage to your car? In most cases the city is not on the hook for it.
MACHESNEY PARK (WREX)- It has been months since ServiCom closed its doors at the final call center location in Machesney Park. Hundreds of employees are
Gift cards to a barbecue restaurant in Rockford called “Big Papa’s” were supposed to be Christmas presents for friends and family. But the restaurant unexpectedly closed, leaving a handful of people with gift cards they can’t use.
Time is running out for a Rockford woman. Without a kidney transplant, Heidi Gordon will die. She is in another fight now, after she says a woman scammed her by taking advantage of her illness. 13 Investigates shares her story.
A Rockford mother says a local funeral home is wrongfully refusing to release her son’s ashes. She says as the only parent listed on the birth certificate, she’s entitled to them. The funeral home says a man claiming to be the father wants half the ashes, and it has reason to hold them until a court decides how to proceed.
Bobby Figinsky was hit and killed by a driver back in October 2017. That driver has never faced any charges in the 13-year-old’s death.
Jenkins faces a minimum sentence of 10 years in jail, and up to a lifetime of imprisonment, the U.S. Attorney said.
A longtime Rock Falls attorney is arrested and charged with criminal sexual assault.
A Rockford woman is sentenced to two 15 concurrent years in prison on drug induced homicide charges after two people died of drug overdoses.
ROSCOE (WREX)- A woman will spend seven years and six months in a state penitentiary for sexually abusing and assaulting two kids under the age of 13.
The charge of sexual exploitation was against Ekberg was dropped.
The charge against him is the result of an investigation by the Beloit Police Department, South Beloit Police Department and others.
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