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Rockford Man Arrested for Allegedly Delivering Cocaine
Rockford police say they received information that 23-year-old Jeffrey Whitaker was involved with selling drugs at various places in Rockford.
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After Boeing bid, Rockford targets high-tech jobs
As the city of Rockford attempted to rebuild its long-struggling economy a few years ago, officials found promise in a humming aerospace sector that had sprung up where other manufacturing had faltered.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
PREVIEW: Winnebago County Sheriff Democratic Candidates
When voters go to the polls next Tuesday, they'll have a long list of candidates to choose from for Winnebago County Sheriff.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Rockford to Provide Onsite Medical Services
The City of Rockford will offer onsite healthcare and wellness services to employees and their families next summer as part of a citywide effort to improve health, healthcare delivery, and the overall socioeconomic environment within the region.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Rockford Reveals Health Disparities
Winnebago County Children may be more at risk compared to the rest of the State.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Legal Record
In a move designed to promote economic development and position a more strongly aligned workforce, the Greater Rockford Airport Authority and Rock Valley College have combined efforts to create an expanded Aviation Maintenance Technology Program.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Divvying Up Tourism Funds in Winnebago County
The Rockford area has a long way to go before reclaiming first when it comes to sports tourism, but after a big win downstate last year, the next step in that process kicks off today.
Bianchi's federal lawsuit tossed
CHICAGO – A federal judge tossed McHenry County State's Attorney Lou Bianchi's civil-rights lawsuit against the special prosecutor and investigators who twice put him on trial.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Illinois man found guilty in Wis. woman's death
Prosecutors contended that 24-year-old Kody Walsh of Rockford shot to death 36-year-old Lori A. Daniels of Afton, Wis., while they were passengers in a vehicle near South Beloit.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Candidates for Winnebago County Sheriff Address Voters
The conversation on how to keep more offenders from ending up back in prison took center stage at a candidate forum for the men running for Winnebago County Sheriff.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Division 8 Water Rescue Team Training Session
Falling into a frozen lake would be a nightmare, but local fireman and paramedics are jumping into our lakes to make sure they're prepared if this ever happens to us.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Man Charged with Disorderly Conduct in Connection to Several Lude Encounters
Police say 47-year-old Todd Swanson allegedly harassed women while dressed in drag in the area of the 1300 block of South Alpine Road on January 16, 2014.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
District 205 Approves Youth Court
A local school district is trying to keep our kids out of the criminal justice system with a new program that's trying to give our youth a second chance.
Rockford Conducts Tobacco Compliance Check
On Monday, February 24, 2014, the Rockford Police Department Community Services Unit and the Neighborhood Response Unit combined efforts with the Winnebago County Health Department to conduct tobacco compliance checks at retailers in the City of Rockford.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Local Violent Crimes Task Force Makes More Arrests
Several gang members have been arrested by the Winnebago County Violent Crimes Task Force.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful Gives Away Free Pine Mulch
There's still snow on the ground, but Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful is making sure we are ready for warmer weather.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Last Week for Free Pine Mulch at 13 Tree Recycling Sites
Free pine mulch is available, while supplies last, at 13 sites in Winnebago County where Keep Northern Illinois Beautiful arranged for Christmas trees to be dropped off for chipping.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Com Ed Partners with Community Action to Offer Extra Help with Electric Bills
In response to concerns regarding higher than usual electric bills during this extreme winter, Com Ed is announcing temporary changes to their Residential Special Hardship program to help their customers in Winnebago and Boone counties manage their bills.
Winnebago County Health Department Opens Affordable Care Act (ACA) Insurance Enrollment Center
The Winnebago County Health Department has opened and Affordable Care Act Enrollment Center with expanded hours, designed to better serve area residents requesting health insurance through the Federal Insurance Marketplace.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Power Restored After Winnebago County Outage
Crews with Com-Ed are hard at work tonight to get the lights back on for thousands of homes in the Stateline.