A basketball game raises donations to purchase school uniforms for Rockford Public Schools.
The Rockford Park District is the latest governing board in Winnebago County to throw its support behind a potential Hard Rock casino development.
The Byron Forest Preserve District and Perks Ranch have announced that they have swapped several acres of land around the Howard Colman Hall Creek Preserve located at 12749 North Weldon Road in northern Ogle County.
The pay it forward program was launched in celebration of the 10 year anniversary of the McCafé brand.
A Texas boy’s parents are furious after a teacher took a Sharpie to their son’s head.
The Winnebago County Board’s Finance Committee is reviewing two budget proposals, which have increases in the tax levy and also exclusions for funding for 24 sheriff’s deputies.
RPS 205 says that the district will receive $1.6 million more than originally estimated for the current fiscal year.
Winnebago County Board members have given the first glimpse of where they will recommend the new casino be built.
YMCA of Rock River Valley has launched Healthy Weight and Your Child, a program that aims to help children between the ages of 7-13 reach a healthy weight and live a healthier lifestyle.
The company cut the ribbon on a facility worth $93 million on Americold Drive, just north of Interstate 88.
ROCKFORD (WREX)- The Rockford Rescue Mission is facing a desperate shortage of food.
Former Boylan standout quarterback Demry Croft is charged with rape and sexual battery in Tennessee, according to a report by the Tennessean.
A hiker who went missing in Montana is alive and well after spending several days in the wilderness.
Four actresses from A League of Their Own will be in Rockford next month to help honor the movie’s late director Penny Marshall.
One of those streets is Buchanan Street, the recent location of the Buchanan Street Strolls event.
ROCKFORD (WREX) — Winnebago County authorities announce the arrest of more than two dozen people and 80 charges in an investigation in to sex trafficking
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According to the Boone County State’s Attorney’s Office, 40-year-old Anthony Enos was sentenced to seven years for Predator Criminal Sexual Assault of a Child and seven years for Aggravated Criminal Sexual Abuse.
A Loves Park man faces charges for possessing child pornography, according to the Winnebago County State’s Attorney’s Office.
BELVIDERE (WREX)- Belvidere Police are on scene of a bank robbery and suspicious package at the First National Bank on the corner of South State Street and U.S. 20.
The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office has Rueben Ramirez, Donovan Ramirez and Celestino Rocha in custody for allegedly stealing cars in Machesney Park.