It's becoming a common tale. A small community falls in disarray after the manufacturing company that it was built around closes.
With Congress in its first recess of the new administration, lawmakers have returned home to talk with the people they represent, including here in the Stateline.
Unseasonably warm weather in southern Illinois this winter is putting a dent in maple syrup production.
More than 1,500 skaters from across the country are in Rockford this weekend for the U.S. Synchronized Skating Champions.