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UPDATE: Auburn's Sockwell completes long journey back from cancer, in the endzone

Auburn High School's senior wide receiver Trevihon Sockwell put an extra point on his triumphant return to the gridiron, Friday night, after a nearly 15-month battle with cancer.

Another county is hoping to climb aboard the fight against one of the largest new railroad projects in more than a century, however, the idea might de-rail before it even gets moving.

An idea that's been accused of being a 'power move,' and even led to threats, has been pulled off the table.

Heavy rains that fell throughout Rockford creates an extra hassle for many drivers on their way home during the afternoon.

Boone County Crime Stoppers 8/29/16

Backpacks may be causing back pains for our kids

Veteran helping other vets with school supplies for their kids

Teen killed in motorcycle accident at Rocky Glen Park

$225,000 lotto ticket sold in Rockford

Hospice care donation store robbed

Online survey for Transform Rockford

UPDATE: Four kids and two adults taken to hospital after school bus crash

Police department holds retirement ceremony for K-9

Man charged, woman in hospital after rollover crash

28th annual Cherry Valley Festival Days

Mosaic World Film Festival brings global storytellers to the Stateline

Rockford mother becomes a homeowner, calls moment "Surreal"

Warehouse fire takes ten hours to extinguish, causes extensive damage

Man ejected from car in fatal Harvard crash

Area stylists provide haircuts for the homeless

Third annual Midtown Ethnic Parade & Festival

Pokemon in the real world

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