Advanced Tools Interactive Radar Alert Room Map Room Forecasts & Conditions Closings & Delays Alert Room 13 Weather Authority Rockford 51° Freeport 49° DeKalb Rochelle Sterling 53° Janesville 48° Monroe 13 Weather Authority Rain will kick-off the new work week October 20, 2019 Showers and storms are expected starting Monday morning and last into the afternoon. Read More » Connect With WREX Facebook Twitter Instagram Envelope Top Stories Winnebago County 2019 budget nearly $3 million in the red Not only is the 2019 budget in the red, but the county says it looks like 2018 will end with Winnebago School District negotiations still ongoing, strike on the table Will they strike? That's the big question tonight about Winnebago teachers. Jury: Man guilty of killing Machesney Park teen Michael Mernack, 37, killed Rebecaa Finkenhofer, 16, at her Minns home on Dec. 28, 2016. 1 person killed in serious crash in front of Eisenhower M.S. The Rockford Police Department is on the scene of a serious three car crash in front of Eisenhower Middle School. Update: No injuries reported after fire at Crop Production Services near Dixon 13 WREX has learned that there has been a fire at Crop Production Services (CPS) in Dixon early this morning.