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.
The same report states that 8.8% of homes are seriously underwater across the country.
The Chicago Cubs and Sinclair Broadcast Group are launching a regional sports network in 2020 that will be the team’s exclusive TV home.
Law enforcement and emergency crews are responding to cars sliding off in to ditches Wednesday morning on Interstate 39.
Exelon says early retirement could happen at three northern Illinois nuclear power plants, including the one in Byron.
Four people were taken to the hospital Tuesday evening after a crash in Ogle County.
SPRINGFIELD (WREX) – State officials are asking farmers about hemp growing. This comes after the first public comment period came to an end. The Illinois
The Labor and Commerce Committee has scheduled a Wednesday afternoon hearing on Chicago Democratic Rep. Will Guzzardi’s legislation.
Local manufacturers and business owners took part in a program to help them do their jobs more effectively.
More than 3,000 people have signed a petition to save the Chancery building along with the convent from demolition. Tuesday night, the Rockford Historic Preservation Commission had the chance to recommend what to do with the building.
The Ogle, Lee and Stephenson County Sheriff’s Departments say many north and south roads are drifted over and closed.
Want to escape somewhere warm? RFD now offers a new flight to a new Florida destination.
Talking about the role the faith community can play in helping the opioid crisis took center stage at Katie’s Cup Tuesday.
One person was taken to the hospital, but is expected to be okay.
ROCKFORD (WREX)- Multiple crashes are causing police to close exit and entrance ramps near North Second Street and Spring Creek Road.
Winter conditions create slower sales for Rockford business owners
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