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Illinois considers legalizing marijuana for a fiscal boost, local lawmakers weigh in

Recreational marijuana could be part of the solution to Illinois' budget crisis but local lawmakers say it probably won't happen anytime soon.


It's a multi-million dollar hotel project that would bring jobs and opportunity to downtown Rockford however the downtown hotel and conference center which would cost tax payers nearly 13 million dollars has some alderman second guessing the project.



Everyone is okay after first responders say a pick-up truck plowed through two fences, hitting a home's back porch and scraping the side of the house.


A Beloit man is facing new charges in the death of a 7-week old baby.


Police looking for suspects after chase


Rockford mayoral candidates on what makes them the best choice


Concussions are common on the field


CherryVale Mall: Seeing positive response to youth escort policy


Lena-Winslow students create award winning PSA


Hononegah fieldhouse on April 4 ballot


NFL owners approve Raiders' move from Oakland to Las Vegas


TRX yoga training at Peak Fitness


Watch: Cop chases cow, then cow chases cop


Dumpster filled with trash during first Cleanup Rockford event of the year


Demonstrators demand town hall hosted by Rep. Adam Kinzinger


Republicans gather for Lincoln Day Dinner


Family visiting South Florida hit by truck while walking


Sheriff: 2 accused of trying to sell a baby online for $3K


Escape suspect found and arrested


Crash at Riverside and Mulford sends one to the hospital


Dog shot by Rockford Police officer expected to survive


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