A current Northern Illinois University student and a 2014 graduate were among those killed when a gunman opened fire in a workplace shooting Friday in Aurora, according to a news
A current Northern Illinois University student and a 2014 graduate were among those killed when a gunman opened fire in a workplace shooting Friday in Aurora, according to a news release by NIU President Lisa Freeman.
A kennel in suburban Chicago that took in troublesome dogs is being criticized after a fire on the property killed 31 animals.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker has appointed a state lawmaker as director of the state’s Veterans Affairs department after his first choice stepped down.
ROCKFORD (WREX) – Major healthcare centers in our area saw a spike in ice related injuries over the last few weeks. Winter has been hard
FREEPORT (WREX) – A slice of Stephenson County is now a part of a historical group of sites. Freeport joins a number of areas that
A judge held a sentencing hearing for Deontay Gunnell and he was found guilty of killing Racheal Garrett back in 2015
A new business at Northern Illinois University is giving students a place where they can find business attire for a cheaper price.
On New Year’s Eve, a car plunged into the Rock River with a woman trapped in the water. But she was saved, thanks to local police. And tonight, those officers were honored
Due to the government shutdown, people who get SNAP benefits will get them a little earlier next month.
Rep. Kinzinger has been deployed through his Air National Guard Unit and will serve active duty as a Lieutenant Colonel.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin Senate plans to send a middle class tax cut bill to Gov. Tony Evers, a measure that he’s all-but promised to veto.
ROCKFORD (WREX) — A Stateline man credits an off-duty ER technician for saving his life.
PALMETTO, FLORIDA (WFLA) — A Florida school is the first in the country to have armed guardians carrying long guns.
ROCKFORD (WREX) – Students and staff at Rockford’s local colleges agree it’s been a hectic start to the year. “It’s been a complete crazy beginning to
An Illinois House committee has passed Senate Bill 1 which would increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 per hour by 2025.
ROCKFORD (WREX) — A school bus crash in Rockford on Wednesday sends a student to the hospital.
The principal of Beloit Memorial High School has resigned after being placed on administrative leave.
A scholarship has opened up in honor of fallen Rockford Police Officer Jaimie Cox.
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ROCKFORD (WREX) – Winnebago County State’s Attorney Marilyn Hite Ross announced Judge John Lowry sentenced Deontay Gunnell to 51 years in prison for the death
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