Updated: 04/20/2006 - When duty calls our service members respond. Several weeks ago, we talked with private David Buckner over the phone. Private Buckner, along with 4 other soldiers with the 135th Chemical Company in Machesney Park, were down south helping with the hurricane Katrina effort. Private Buckner returned home on Saturday.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - The Chippewa Falls band had placed third in its class, but that excitment and good news quickly faded away.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - A morning ride is the last ride.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - This hasn't been a happy day for several different families in Illinois and Wisconsin.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - About 150,00 people help raise $132,000.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - The polls have closed and the people of Iraq have spoken.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - This year there's no way to prevent a new strain of the flu. It's not affecting humans, but we may want to keep an eye on our pets.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - Area students spend the day pumping gas to help Hurricane Katrina victims.
Updated: 04/20/2006 - Residential living in Rockford is going to new heights.
Updated: 10/14/2005 - The dispute between ATV riders and their neighbors is revving up once again.
Updated: 10/12/2005 - New students have been flooding into Belvidere schools. Soon there will be two new schools for them to attend.
Updated: 10/11/2005 - Transportation in the U.S. is a cyclical trend. In the early days, it was all about rail, then came automobiles, and now a shift back to rail has begun as congestion clogs our nations roads. It was just announced that a feasibility study will be conducted, looking at extending rail from Harvard to Clinton, Wisconsin.
Updated: 10/11/2005 - Young school kids waiting for the bus near 11th Street are getting a lesson in sex education and parents aren't happy.
Updated: 10/10/2005 - Ghosts and goblins, witches and bats will make their frightful appearances on hallows eve but during the Halloween season, little monsters come out as well, in the shape of vandals. Monday morning, one Rockford man woke up to find his decorations slashed. But he won't let some ghoulish behavior spoil his fun.