Snowfall causing low visibility
Snowfall rates are expected to approach a half an inch per hour, according to a short term forecast issued by the National Weather Service.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Get Illinois Covered Info Session
"To see someone to talk one on one and to calm me down. That's a big point because people are scared" Rosemarie Tieman is scared of take on line what's going to come of her families health insruance policy as she says next years cost will skyrocket.
State steps up efforts to court businesses in northern Illinois
The Milwaukee 7 economic development organization recently organized a plan to recruit manufacturers near O'Hare International Airport, and the Greater Beloit economic development group is making pitches to Illinois food processors and manufactures to move to the Gateway Business Park, just north of the state line.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Alleged Gang Member Arrests Increase in Rockford
Rockford police are ramping up their efforts to put gang members behind bars. It seems like just about every week for the past few months we've told you about cops arresting another alleged gang member.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Mother of Woman Killed in Drunk Driving Accident Speaks Out
The family of a Winnebago County woman killed in a drunk driving accident more than two years ago may soon get the closure they've been waiting for.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Rockford Police Release Thanksgiving Holiday Click It or Ticket Results
From November 18 to December 1, 2013, police conducted an enforcement to remind motorists to buckle up and not drive impaired, both day and night, during the merged Click It or Ticket/Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over mobilizations.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Person Killed in Grain Silo Accident
The Winnebago County Sheriff's Department is trying to figure out what led to a Pecatonica man's death.
Authorities: Man found dead in grain silo
The Rockford Register Star reports that the man was found Saturday night in Pecatonica.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Rockford Police Release Tobacco Compliance Check Results
The Rockford Police Department Community Services Unit combined efforts with the Winnebago County Health Department to conduct a city wide tobacco compliance checks at businesses that sell tobacco products in the City of Rockford.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Pobjecky Running For Sheriff
The Sheriff's Deputy who shot and killed a teen who was part of a group attempting to rob a local pizzeria is running for Winnebago County Sheriff.
ISP Release Results of Nighttime Enforcement Patrols
The Illinois State Police announced the results of Nighttime Enforcement Patrols held during the late evening hours of Friday, November 22nd and Saturday, November 23rd, 2013.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Closing in on a cause
But David Swanson, chief investigator with the Winnebago County, Ill., Coroner's Office, declined to say what was tied around Bloomfield's neck, citing the on-going homicide investigation.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Former Detective Admits Coercing Confessions
Three men convicted of the 2002 murder of an 8-year-old Rockford boy were largely found guilty as a result of the investigative work of one Rockford police detective.
Salvation Army Asking for More Businesses to Participate in Food for Needy Drive
The Salvation Army of Winnebago County is in the midst of its 45th Annual Food for the Needy Drive.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
WHBF-TV Rock Island
Woman who pleaded guilty in baby's death sentenced
A Rockford woman who pleaded guilty earlier this year to involuntary manslaughter in the death of her infant daughter was sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Kody Walsh Wants New Judge for Murder Trial
The guy accused of murdering a Beloit woman in the fall of 2012 on I-90, sparking a week long manhunt says he wants a new judge.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
$225,000 Announced for Construction Project at Rock Cut State Park
Governor Quinn has announced a capital investment of more than $225,000 for a construction project at Rock Cut Stat Park in Winnebago County.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Winnebago County Sheriff's Police Investigating Fatal Accident
Winnebago County Sheriff's Deputies found the man, identified as James Mercer of Rockford, just before 6:00 a.m. this morning in a ditch north of Blackhawk road near a damaged SUV.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Cost of Chronic Diseases Higher in Rockford
The story is no different here in Rockford. Heart disease is the city's leading killer, taking 25% of lives annually.