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.
On Monday, members of the Rockford Park District got to bring up their concerns and needs directly to local lawmakers.
The average price for a gallon of gas is now $2.23.
ROCK COUNTY (WREX) — A Janesville man has died after a car crash in the town of Rock. It happened around 8 a.m. Monday on
As our area braces for more winter weather, some people are still dealing with ice that covered the Stateline last week. Some residential streets are still a sheet of ice.
If there’s a problem pothole in your commute, there’s a way you can get it fixed.
Congressional leaders say they’ve come up with a budget deal, but President Trump still needs to sign off on it.
ROCKFORD (WREX) – The Rockford Police Department is asking for more money for new upgrades from city council on Monday evening. The finance committee will
ROCKFORD (WREX) – Salt is in high demand in northern Illinois this winter. “It has been harder to get the salt. I don’t want to
ROCKFORD (WREX) – Downtown Rockford officially has a new bus station.
Intense winter weather leaves stores scrambling to maintain salt supply for customers.
The man accused of stabbing and killing his ex-girlfriend last week in Freeport pleads not guilty.
The Beloit Police Department has released the name of the man shot and killed in a weekend shooting, and their providing more details in to what happened.
The new spot opens on Mulford Village Drive off of East State Street at 4p.m. today
Illinois’ attorney general says he’s asking the state Supreme Court to order a new sentence for the white Chicago police officer who fatally shot black teenager Laquan McDonald.
If you bought a Powerball ticket in DeKalb, you might want to check it right away. A grocery store in DeKalb sold a $1,000,000 winning Powerball ticket in the Saturday, Feb. 9 drawing.
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JANESVILLE (WKOW) – Janesville Police arrested a man late Saturday night after they found an assault rifle and a box of ammunition in his car.
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
ROCKFORD (WREX) — A Rockford woman is charged after police said she tried to leave the scene of a crash.