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UPDATE: Family tells kids that their mother is never coming home, after she died in a boating accident

The heart-wrenching news of 31-year-old Megan Wells' death made its way to her two sons and daughter, after investigators say Wells was hit by a fishing boat Friday night, in the Rock River near Oregon.

A berry sweet tradition returns to Beloit.

The streets of downtown Freeport were filled for the annual Dairy Days parade.

A Rockford man is in custody on gun charges after a traffic stop on the city’s west side.

Alpaca Pines Celebrates Grand Opening

SCAM ALERT: Rockford Police Fundraiser

Mom fights for formula coverage for daughter

Sheriff Caruana's New Strategy to Get Funding for More Deputies

Stephenson Co. Civil War Monument Rededicated

Job Fair for Goodwill Outlet Store

Janesville Police Help Light Up West Side Neighborhood

Pizza Delivery Driver Robbed

Canine companion saves man from charging moose

Fleas infest Stateline homes

Roads Remain Closed After Serious Crash in Downtown Rockford

UPDATE: Man recovered from Windsor Lake has been identified

Car Vs. Motorcycle Accident Sends Two People to the Hospital with Serious Injuries

Janesville Man Recovering After Machete Attack

River District Hosts First Annual 12 Hour Bike Tour

New Orleans trip may provide answers to youth violence

No school delays for Belvidere students

Rockford Police to implement radio channel encryption

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