|28 Year Old Woman Passes Away in A Fatal Accident in Boone CountyRockford Scanner / 7 h. 51 min. ago more|
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|Several RS fans reporting a scene in Rockford.Rockford Scanner / 8 h. ago more|
Several Rockford Scanner fans are reporting multiple police officers and a police K-9 dog in the area of 9th … Continue reading →
|RFD Airport Gets Federal Funding - Story | Rockford, Illinois - MyStateline.comGoogle News / 10 h. 51 min. ago more|
MyStateline.comRFD Airport Gets Federal Funding - Story | Rockford, IllinoisMyStateline.comThe Chicago-Rockford Airport gets a big check today from the federal government. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) coming to the Stateline to make the ...Rockford Airport Expansion Still Progressing Without State Funds ...WNIJ and WNIUall 4 news articles »
|Rockford City Council condemns hate groups - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 10 h. 53 min. ago more|
Rockford Register StarRockford City Council condemns hate groupsRockford Register StarROCKFORD — Aldermen tonight approved a resolution condemning “individuals and groups that seek to spread hate and division” after an anti-racism protester's death at a white nationalist rally Aug. 12 in Charlottesville, Virginia. Heather Heyer, a ...
|Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over in RockfordRockford Scanner / 13 h. 25 min. ago more|
The end of summer is traditionally marked by the Labor Day holiday, often celebrated through picnics, pool parties and … Continue reading →
|State Fair Grandstand sets record salesThe Rock River Times / 13 h. 32 min. ago more|
SPRINGFIELD — Illinois State Fair Grandstand officials say this year’s fair surpassed a record-setting number of guests in 2016 with
|Heads up downstate for solar eclipseThe Rock River Times / 13 h. 41 min. ago more|
CARBONDALE — Crowds looked to the heavens throughout Illinois on Monday for a glimpse of the first full-blown solar eclipse
|Americans dazzled as day turns to nightThe Rock River Times / 13 h. 45 min. ago more|
By Marcia Dunn AP Aerospace Writer Millions of Americans gazed in wonder through telescopes, cameras and disposable protective glasses Monday
|WANTED: Man Wanted For Numerous Sex Charges, Woman Wanted For Wire FraudRockford Scanner / 14 h. ago more|
The following subjects are wanted as of 08/21/2017 Name: Ricco K Sloan D.O.B 07/14/1979 204 Talladega Dr SW Poplar … Continue reading →
|Man Arrested After Allegedly Robbing A BusinessRockford Scanner / 14 h. 5 min. ago more|
Armed Robbery Arrest On 7/26/16 at 11:35 P.M., the Polo Police Department and Ogle County Sheriff’s Office responded to … Continue reading →
|Portion of 15th street closes - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 15 h. 22 min. ago more|
Portion of 15th street closesRockford Register StarROCKFORD — The city of Rockford Water Division will make emergency water service repairs on the portion of 15th Avenue between Eighth and Seventh streets. A detour to Broadway will be provided. Work is expected to last one to three business days.
|Suspect Flees From Police, Crashes Their Vehicle And Injures Several Innocent Citizens in RockfordRockford Scanner / 17 h. 44 min. ago more|
Just after 8 pm last night officers attempted to pull over a vehicle near Auburn and Kilburn. The … Continue reading →
|Subject arrested for 8th offense operating while intoxicatedRockford Scanner / 18 h. 3 min. ago more|
The Janesville Police Department arrests subject for 8th offense operating while intoxicated. On 8/20/2017 at approximately 6:33pm, the Janesville … Continue reading →
|Hit & Run at a Rockford Gas StationRockford Scanner / 18 h. 26 min. ago more|
RS fan: “Around 3 am this morning a suspect committed a hit and run at the Fasmart on N Main. … Continue reading →
|Chinese motor company considers bid for JeepThe Rock River Times / 18 h. 48 min. ago more|
By Joe McDonald AP Business BEIJING — Chinese SUV maker Great Wall Motors is considering making a bid to buy
|Shots Fired Outside A Rockford SchoolRockford Scanner / 18 h. 50 min. ago more|
Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Date: 08/21/2017 2:30 am Location: 600 15th St On 8/21/17 at around 2:30 A.M. Rockford Police … Continue reading →
|Watch a livestream of the total solar eclipse - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 18 h. 57 min. ago more|
Rockford Register StarWatch a livestream of the total solar eclipseRockford Register StarAshley Ann Sander hawks solar eclipse glasses on the side of the road for $10 to tourists approaching Clayton, Ga., Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. Clayton is in the path of totality in North Georgia. [CURTIS COMPTON/ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION via AP].and more »
|10th Mosaic Film Fest returns this weekendThe Rock River Times / 19 h. 47 min. ago more|
ROCKFORD — A lineup of 72 films will be rolled out during the 10th Annual Mosaic World Film Festival, starting
|Midtown Ethnic Parade and Festival returns, Aug. 27The Rock River Times / 20 h. 6 min. ago more|
ROCKFORD — The 4th Annual Midtown Ethnic Festival and Parade returns to Rockford, Sunday, Aug. 27. The Midtown District will
|Anna Duggar Pregnancy Update: See Why Fans Are OutragedRockford News / 20 h. 15 min. ago more|
Last week, several media outlets speculated that Josh Duggar's long-suffering wife Anna Duggar may have secretly given birth . As fans know, Anna is pregnant with her fifth child , and she hadn't been seen in public or on social media for several weeks.
|RAAC 30th anniversary celebrations launched with fun runThe Rock River Times / 20 h. 22 min. ago more|
ROCKFORD — The Rockford Area Arts Council (RAAC) will kick off its 30th anniversary with the On Your Mark 5K
|WATCH. Coverage of the solar eclipseThe Rock River Times / 22 h. 14 min. ago more|
Clouds ruining your view? Catch it all here with live coverage from NASA of the Aug. 21 solar eclipse, beginning
|Several Shots Fired in Rockford, Chevy Tahoe Riddled With Bullet HolesRockford Scanner / 1 d. 2 h. 2 min. ago more|
AGGRAVATED DISCHARGE Date: Location: Ridge and Whitman Officers responded and located a Chevy Tahoe with several bullet holes in the … Continue reading →
|Packers. Backup QBs following Rodgers’ leadThe Rock River Times / 1 d. 7 h. 3 min. ago more|
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers isn’t the only quarterback playing well for the Green Bay Packers. His backups are
|Rivera gets down to work for CubsThe Rock River Times / 1 d. 8 h. 43 min. ago more|
By Jay Cohen AP Sports Writer CHICAGO — Rene Rivera got right down to business on his first day with
|Jerry Lewis. 1926-2017The Rock River Times / 1 d. 8 h. 46 min. ago more|
By Lindsey Bahr Associated Press LOS ANGELES — Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame
|Rockford Scanner Exclusive: Josh Duggar & Anna Duggar Still Pregnant And Are In Rockford, Duggar Family Is In Rockford. Anna Is Still Pregnant!Rockford Scanner / 1 d. 13 h. 24 min. ago more|
WATCH THE FULL VIDEO ABOVE! Update: Anna Duggar posted the following on her Twitter account Approx. 2:30 into the video, … Continue reading →
|Caught On Video: High Speed Police Chase in Winnebago County, Suspect CaughtRockford Scanner / 1 d. 16 h. 8 min. ago more|
Just before 2 pm today several RS fans said there was a high speed police chase near … Continue reading →
|BREAKING: Body Found, Police Are InvestigatingRockford Scanner / 1 d. 20 h. 19 min. ago more|
UPDATE Details are minimal right now. A body has been found near Perryville and Blackhawk a car in the cornfield … Continue reading →
|RS Fans Reporting Gunshots in Rockford, Couple Other Weapons Violations In RockfordRockford Scanner / 2 d. 9 h. 50 min. ago more|
Just before 7 pm tonight the Rockford Police were investigation a weapons violation call in the area of … Continue reading →
|Trump adviser Icahn resigned ahead of New Yorker storyThe Rock River Times / 2 d. 16 h. 1 min. ago more|
WASHINGTON — Billionaire investor Carl Icahn, who resigned Friday from an unpaid post as President Donald Trump’s adviser on deregulation
|WIU students, faculty research ways to combat Asian carpThe Rock River Times / 2 d. 16 h. 18 min. ago more|
MACOMB — Biology students and faculty at Western Illinois University are conducting research to help combat the invasion of Asian
|Downstate prepares for influx of eclipse visitorsThe Rock River Times / 2 d. 16 h. 32 min. ago more|
CARBONDALE — Officials in southern Illinois have geared up as thousands of people are expected to descend on the area
|Rockford opts for Illinois accrediting agency - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 3 d. 16 h. 1 min. ago more|
Rockford opts for Illinois accrediting agencyRockford Register StarROCKFORD — Once proud to be counted among the law enforcement agencies accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement for the improved department management, reduced legal liability, and better public confidence it brought, ...
|Person hit by train, killed in Rockford - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 4 d. 7 h. 42 min. ago more|
Rockford Register StarPerson hit by train, killed in RockfordRockford Register StarROCKFORD — One person is dead after being hit by a train around 6:30 p.m. near Harrison Avenue and 20th Street, according to Register Star media partner 13 WREX. The tracks belong to Canadian National Railway, the TV station reports. The area is ...and more »
|'Can't tip someone who doesn't love Jesus':...Rockford News / 4 d. 8 h. 55 min. ago more|
There have been many cases in the United States when customers have refused to tip the waiting staff for the most bizarre reasons.
|Charlottesville victim's mother urges mourners to make her death worthwhileRockford News / 5 d. 13 h. 57 min. ago more|
The mother of the young woman mowed down while protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville urged mourners at a memorial service to "make my daughter's death worthwhile" by confronting injustice the way she did. The mother of the young woman mowed down while protesting a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville urged mourners at a memorial service to "make my daughter's death worthwhile" by confronting injustice the way she did.
|Suspect arrested in Amboy, Illinois stabbingRockford News / 6 d. 13 h. 52 min. ago more|
The Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to a call just after 11:00 am on Saturday to report of a stabbing on Bailey Avenue in Amboy, Illinois. The victim, 26-year-old Stephen Gascoigne of Amboy was stabbed in the abdomen.
|No tip for US waitress with LGBT tattooRockford News / 6 d. 22 h. 51 min. ago more|
Waiting staff in the US rely heavily on their tips to make up for their low wages, but one server in Rockford, Illinois, was surprised to find the reason for the lack of a gratuity written on a receipt. "Can't tip someone who doesn't love Jesus! Bad tatoo [sic]" wrote the customer, instead of a tip, for Samantha Heaton, who bears rainbow-coloured equality bars on her arm, and has been serving at Buffalo Wild Wings for a year.
|Acquisition Creates one of the Largest Women- and Minority-owned Engineering Firms in the MidwestRockford News / 7 d. 18 h. 44 min. ago more|
TranSmart Technologies Inc. has announced its acquisition of Chicago-based EJM Engineering, a company specializing in planning, design, construction engineering and program management of infrastructure projects. TranSmart is a regional transportation engineering firm with offices in Chicago, Downers Grove, Illinois, Madison, Wisconsin and Minneapolis.
|Things to do on Rockford Day - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 8 d. 5 h. 56 min. ago more|
Rockford Register StarThings to do on Rockford DayRockford Register StarSeveral special events coincide with Rockford Day, along with many businesses offering deals in honor of the citywide celebration on Tuesday. Here are a few things to do in the 815. Calendar kick-off celebration: 8:15 a.m. at the Rockford Area ...and more »
|Rivets win in regular-season finale - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 8 d. 12 h. 17 min. ago more|
Rivets win in regular-season finaleRockford Register StarTrailing 1-0 in the third, Rockford's Bren Spillane (Illinois) led off with a walk and Brian Klein (Texas Tech) reached on an error that allowed Spillane to score. Kian O'Brien (Madison College) then walked before Anthony Forte (Richmond) scored both ...
|Brendan JohnsonRockford News / 8 d. 18 h. 39 min. ago more|
Meteorologist Brendan Johnson joined the 40/29 News team in August 2017. You can find Brendan forecasting for the Get Ready Weather team on Saturday and Sunday.
|Shooter wounds motorcyclist riding in Rockford - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 9 d. 20 h. 23 min. ago more|
Shooter wounds motorcyclist riding in RockfordRockford Register StarROCKFORD — A motorcyclist suffered injuries that are not life-threatening when he was shot Friday night by someone in a car near Talcott-Page Park in Rockford, according to police. Officers were sent at 11:25 p.m. to the 1200 block of Blaisdell Street ...and more »
|Phyllis M. ZamowskiRockford News / 11 d. 6 h. 36 min. ago more|
Local news, prep sports, Chicago sports, local and regional entertainment, business, home and lifestyle, food, classified and more! News you use every day! Daily, Daily including the e-Edition or e-Edition only. Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more.
|Illinois murder case challenges longstanding ballistic testsRockford News / 12 d. 5 h. 40 min. ago more|
When Illinois jurors convicted Patrick Pursley of murder, they relied on an expert's assurance that the scratches and dents on bullets and shell casings from the crime scene proved they could only have come from Pursley's gun. More than two decades later, technological advances have eroded confidence in ballistic experts, and the analyst who testified against Pursley is no longer so sure of his findings.
|Bonnie L. SigelRockford News / 13 d. 6 h. 52 min. ago more|
Bonnie L. Sigel, 74, of Sterling, died Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford. Bonnie went to meet her maker, and her precious mother.
|Downtown Rockford is not distinctive - Rockford Register StarGoogle News / 15 d. 17 h. ago more|
Rockford Register StarDowntown Rockford is not distinctiveRockford Register StarThe path, Midway Village, Anderson Japanese Gardens and the Nicolas Conservatory are truly distinctive parts of Rockford Illinois. According to Mr. Smith, the “Downtown Strategic Action Plan” calls for a number of design standards including “maintain ...
|Derick Dillard Launches Attack On Transgender People Everywhere: 'Trans Is A Myth'Rockford News / 18 d. 18 h. 2 min. ago more|
Derick Dillard sparked a harsh attack on Jazz Jennings of TLC's 'I Am Jazz'! He called her show an 'oxymoron' and claimed transgender is a 'myth.' Now he's under fire for his insensitive comments.
|Kishwaukee River reopens in DeKalb CountyRockford News / 18 d. 18 h. 2 min. ago more|
Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more. SYCAMORE - The Kishwaukee River was reopened this morning for the first time in almost two weeks, according to Dennis Miller, emergency services director in DeKalb County.
|Pastor spends summer working to feed children in needRockford News / 25 d. 4 h. 21 min. ago more|
More than 20 million American children rely on free or reduced price lunches during the school year, including students in Rockford, Illinois. An area pastor has spent summer working to feed those kids every week while school is out.
|UPDATE: Fate of Walker Elementary School Up in the AirWIFR more|
It’s possible now that a wrecking ball may not hit the walls of Walker Elementary School.
|Fire Breaks Out at Olde Hotel in Downtown WarrenWIFR more|
A fire in downtown Warren in Jo Daviess County rips through the old hotel this morning.
|Rockford Police: Car Burglaries Down in Last MonthWIFR more|
Rockford Police say car burglaries are down in several parts of the city, but some people who fall victim are doing one thing that makes it easier for criminals.
|UPDATE: Former South Beloit Police Sergeant Found Not Guilty in Tasing CaseWIFR more|
The trial for a former South Beloit police sergeant accused of tasing a handcuffed woman is underway.
|Sycamore Man Arrested For Aggravated Criminal Sexual AssaultWIFR more|
Ogle County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested 48 year-old Peter J. Breckenfelder, of Sycamore, for two counts of Aggravated Criminal Sexual Assault.
|Baby Carriers Recalled Due to Fall HazardWIFR more|
Around 4,000 baby carries are being recalled due to a possible faulty waist buckle which can pose a fall hazard to children.
|Rockford to Save Thousands Using Different Grass SeedWIFR more|
There are hundreds of untamed lots in Rockford and where there is grass, there is a hefty bill.
|Scams On the Rise Around the StatelineWIFR more|
The Better Business Bureau says scams are on the rise. What we need to know so we don't become a victim.
|Students Tour Native American Village at Lockwood ParkWIFR more|
Students got a chance to tour the new Native American Village at Lockwood Park.
|First Annual Anything That Floats Race Coming Soon to RockfordWIFR more|
An old Rock River tradition is making a comeback after a 16-year hiatus.