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Winnebago Celebrates National Adoption Day

Posted: 11/17/2012 - An extremely emotional day for dozens of local families that have just become whole, thanks to a national event that is uniting more than twenty children with their new homes.

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Local Churches Honor Veterans

Posted: 11/11/2012 - Local church's took time out of their weekly sermons praising god, to praise their members who served in the military.

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Vietnam Veteran Memorial Planned

Posted: 11/11/2012 - One local group hopes to honor the hundreds of thousands of Vietnam veterans who are slowly dying due to the effects of a deadly herbicide used during wartime.

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Fallen Marine Honored in Byron Ceremony

Posted: 11/10/2012 - Hundreds gather in a Byron cemetery this morning to honor one hometown hero who lost his life fighting for our country.

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Hundred Experience Homelessness in Annual Event

Updated: 11/09/2012 - Sometimes you tend to not realize how much you have until it's gone. More than a hundred people are experiencing what it's like to be without a home tonight.

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Presidential Race Update

Posted: 11/06/2012 - At this hour, Romney is leading Obama in the race for the presidency by a 50 percent to 48 percent margin in the popular vote nationwide.

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Search for Katrina Smith Continues

Posted: 11/03/2012 - The brother of a missing Machesney Park woman says he will not give up until Katrina Smith is found.

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Last Day of Early Voting

Posted: 11/03/2012 - Hundreds braved the cold weather this morning to wait in line to vote on the last official day of early voting.

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'Ghost Hunters' Brings Crowds to Tinker Swiss

Updated: 10/26/2012 - Just a few days after being featured on national television, sell-out crowds are showing up to see paranormal activity at the Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum.

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Byron Nuclear Plant Learns from Fukushima

Posted: 10/21/2012 - The utility company behind Japan's nuclear disaster acknowledged for the first time this month that it could have avoided a major crisis. Today spokespeople for Byron's nuclear plant say they also learned from the mistake.

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Group Rallies Against Violence

Updated: 10/20/2012 - Nearly a dozen people are rallying in support of a Rockford teen fatally shot by police last week.

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Rev. Al Sharpton Visits Bainport

Updated: 10/20/2012 - The Reverend Al Sharpton shouted to a full crowd about the plight of American jobs, focusing primarily on the 170 Sensata Technologies jobs being outsourced next month.

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Bainport on National Stage

Posted: 10/19/2012 - Work was cut short today at the Sensata plant in Freeport. In fact, the plant is closed for the entire weekend. Workers tell us it's because of all of the national media attention they're getting.

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New Ammo for Winn. Co. Concealed Carry Ordinance

Updated: 10/17/2012 - A well-know constitutional law scholar says Winn. Co. Board members should feel free to vote "yes" for a concealed carry ordinance that defies Illinois law. Board members would not face legal trouble for supporting the measure.

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Century-Old Friendship

Posted: 10/14/2012 - One pair of South Beloit women takes "Best Friends Forever" truly to heart. The two have been friends for almost a century.

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Voters Can Remove Number from "Walk List"

Posted: 10/14/2012 - When it comes to our local election, many have received calls or ads from candidates trying to win our vote. But it turns out we can actually stop those calls.

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