A local organization says it's fighting the nation-wide childhood obesity epidemic starting right here in the Rockford area.
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
Fifty-five Students from the University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford take their next steps on the journey to becoming doctors.
Rabies is a viral disease affecting the nervous system and can be transmitted from infected mammals to humans.
The westbound lanes of traffic on W. State St. is set to be closed for at least an hour while crews clean the crash up.
Traffic headed eastbound on U.S. 20 is down to one lane while first responders are on scene.
Kelvin Langston, 28, and Douglas Hollyfield, 26, face animal cruelty charges for allegedly shooting and killing Christina Langston-Hill’s dog on July 19 on the 700 block of Bruce Street, according to Rockford Police.
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No word on how the kitten got stuck in the drain.
President Donald Trump is warning he may take action against Mexico if it doesn’t do more against drug trafficking.
The top two congressional Democrats say President Donald Trump has assured them he will review a House-passed bill that expands federal background checks for gun sales.
Walmart is removing from all of its stores signs, displays or videos that depict violence following a mass shooting at an El Paso, Texas, store that killed 22 people.
The Chicago Blackhawks Special Hockey program provides children and adults with developmental disabilities the opportunity to play hockey.
The Winnebago County Board appointed Steve Chapman as the interim county administrator.
A Rockford man has been charged in a shooting that has left an individual with life-threatening injuries.
ROCKFORD (WREX)- Five Rockford Police Officers move up the ranks in the Rockford Police Department.
The city of Rockford is hoping to team up with area landlords in an effort to end homelessness.
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A Rockford man is in custody and now faces multiple charges after police say he held a woman against her will.
The arrest was made with the assistance of the Beloit Police Department and the Rock County Sheriff’s Office.
Police say detectives have been investigating complaints of a man selling heroin in downtown Rockford.
No one was hurt in the incident.
Rockford authorities took Box into custody and brought him back to Quincy where he was lodged in the Adams County Jail with a $100,000 bond.