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)- Riders of the Rockford Mass Transit District will get to use a facility that will have a new look to it starting Monday.
The Dasher Dash 5k is giving back all of its proceeds to Stroll on State and the Rockford Convention and Visitors Bureau.
(WREX)- A May trial date has been set in the murder of a 2-year-old Rockford boy whose body parts were found in a Chicago lagoon.
Doctors urge parents to become educated on measels vaccination.
Two local dogs will compete in the nation’s most prestigious dog show.
A man is found guilty in front of a Winnebago County jury of sexual abuse charges. Authorities say he assaulted a victim multiple times over the course of nearly 2 years.
The Freeport Fire Department says a firefighter was injured while battling a fire on Thursday morning.
The decision will keep 425 stores open and save the jobs of 45,000 employees.
The Illinois Senate has passed a plan to raise the minimum wage to $15 per hour.
Country music star Hunter Hayes will perform at the Coronado Performing Arts Center on Friday, May 3 in Rockford.
Officer Matthew Rittner was a 17-year veteran with the Milwaukee Police Department.
Appearing in court for the first time on Thursday, the man accused of shooting and killing two men at a Cedarville bar over the weekend pleaded not guilty to all charges.
(KSHB) Icy roads could be to blame for a school bus that lost control and flipped onto its side Wednesday afternoon in Kansas City, Missouri.
Jake Patterson, the man accused of murdering James and Denise Closs, and kidnapping their daughter Jayme, waived his preliminary hearing.
A student at Stillman Valley High School nominates School Resource Officer Evan Ruggeberg for the Teacher of the Week award.
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