Updated: 05/29/2005 - Money needed to help relieve the backup in Machesney Park is not going to be provided.
Updated: 05/29/2005 - Rockford Police want to know if you see a certain car driving around town.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - On April 5, voters in Rockford decided the city needed new leadership. They choose independent candidate Larry Morrisey to be their next mayor.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - A fungal disease, Asian soybean rust, has been detected in Georgia and could work its way north into Illinois.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - The budget proposal that Democratic leaders are pushing in Springfield would help cut costs at the cash-strapped Chicago Transit Authority.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - Senate passes another gun-show purchase requirement.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - Many warning sirens at nuclear plants around the country lack backup power, including the Byron Nuclear Plant.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - Authorities say a second suspect has been charged in connection with a shooting in February in the northern Illinois town of Genoa.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - Drivers who use I-PASS will soon be able to pay tolls electronically on the Chicago Skyway.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - The shooting happened on the southeast side.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - A Rockford man was stabbed in the chest after an argument led to violence.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - It has been a very dry summer, but there are things we can do to ensure our new additions to the garden adapt quickly.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - A cyclist was hit by an alleged drunk driver Monday night.
Updated: 05/27/2005 - Two are killed when a drag racing car broadsides them.
Updated: 05/26/2005 - Another fairly sizeable drop in the unemployment numbers throughout northern Illinois.
Updated: 05/26/2005 - Illinois business and labor groups Thursday announced an agreement to update the workers' compensation system for the first time in 30 years.
Updated: 05/26/2005 - Wisconsin's voter turnout for last year's presidential election was among the highest in the nation. Illinois' turnout was about average.
Updated: 05/26/2005 - Indonesia's top budget carrier, Lion Air, says it plans to buy 60 Boeing 737s at a cost of $3.9 billion.
Updated: 05/26/2005 - A businessman and close adviser to Gov. Rod Blagojevich says he doesn't understand the growing scrutiny over his business deals with state and local government.
Updated: 05/26/2005 - Many Rockton residents don't want to see their small town lifestyles changed by a Wal-Mart in their back yard.
Updated: 05/26/2005 - Some parents are concerned that food poisoning caused several students at a Rockford school to get sick.
Updated: 05/25/2005 - 23 News looks at the successes and challenges facing the Pearl City School District.