Updated: 11/29/2005 - It's a patient’s worst nightmare to wake up and find their doctor has performed the wrong surgical procedure it's called a never event and beginning in 2008, all Illinois hospitals will have to disclose these rare, but serious mistakes to the Illinois Department of Public Health.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - A Rockford police officer is fighting for his life this morning after someone beat the off-duty cop over the weekend.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - Loves Park police are looking for more suspects involved in a home invasion last night.
Updated: 11/28/2005 - Thousands of lives are saved every year by cardio-pulmonary resuscitation. And now the medical community is recommending we change the way we give CPR.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - When the temperature goes down our heating bills go up.
Updated: 11/26/2005 - Sprinkler systems are said to have saved many at a nursing home facility in Rockford.
Updated: 11/26/2005 - Holiday traffic and the first significant snow of the year were a perfect combination for plenty of fender benders and even a few serious accidents.
Updated: 11/26/2005 - 120 establishments in Rockford are checked to see if they pass the test.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - "Tis the season to hear the cas registers ringing.
Updated: 11/25/2005 - Violators of disability parking laws will be ticketed during holidays.
Updated: 11/24/2005 - While many families spent this Thanksgiving with loved ones, one Rockford woman opens up her home, and family to some of victims of Hurricane Katrina.
Updated: 11/24/2005 - Agriculture officials say Illinois farmers have a lot to be thankful for this season.
Updated: 11/24/2005 - A new smoke free bar in Freeport is the first of its kind in the area.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - For 25 Iraqis in Freeport, there's a lot more to be thankful for both here, and in their homeland.
Updated: 11/23/2005 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The Illinois Department of Natural Resources says hunters brought down more than 77.000 deer during the first weekend of the firearm season.
Updated: 11/23/2005 - The Winnebago County Board approved a public safety fund, and it does not include money for ceasefire or tasc's re-entry program.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - Parents of military personnel are overwhelmed with a sense of pride, proud that their children have made a profound commitment to their country. But when a child is awarded a medal for their service one can only imagine that pride increases ten-fold and one Freeport family is experiencing just that.