A basketball game raises donations to purchase school uniforms for Rockford Public Schools.
Environmental officials are urging residents to be cautious of blue-green algae growth along Illinois waterways
A smoking ban at Department of Veterans Affairs’ health care facilities will take effect later this year
Former NFL and Texas running back Cedric Benson, one of the most prolific rushers in NCAA and University of Texas history, dies in motorcycle accident in Texas
Spreading awareness and support for those who are homeless, Patrick Quinn hopes to raise funds while walking across the state of Illinois.
Residents, employees and the thousands of babies born at the hospital came back for family free family fun activities.
A 43-year-old suburban Chicago man has been charged with attempted murder for shooting and wounding an Illinois State Trooper who serving a warrant at the man’s home
Authorities say a 25-year-old Florida man has been arrested and charged with making written threats to kill, accused of threatening a mass shooting in text messages
A local organization says it’s fighting the nation-wide childhood obesity epidemic starting right here in the Rockford area.
Right now, the Suicide Prevention Lifeline reports the second leading cause of death for people between the ages of 15 and 24 is suicide, but one local foundation is working to lower these numbers.
Illinois has filed a lawsuit alleging the company that provides water to a Chicago suburb made changes that caused lead to contaminate the village’s drinking water
Chicago police officials say they were acting on intelligence when they seized more than 60 guns from a home on the city’s West Side
Doctors and public health experts warn of poor health outcomes and rising costs they say will come from sweeping changes that would deny green cards to many immigrants who use Medicaid, as well as food stamps and other forms of public assistance
Rockford Fire Department says arson arrests are above the national average
The final weekend of, “Love Never Fails,” Regional Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses started on Friday at the BMO Harris Bank Center.
A man discovered an unexploded artillery shell in his mother’s attic and brought it to authorities.
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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.