More Headlines

Rockford Gas Prices Continue to Decline

Posted: 10/07/2013 - ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- Average gas prices in the Rockford area continue its decline this week by four cents per gallon. The average is currently $3.32 per gallon.

Read More

City Takes Down Memorial Dedicated to Murder Victim

23 News WIFR

Updated: 10/07/2013 - Driving down the street we see roadside memorials all the time remembering people who were killed. The family of one of Rockford's most recent murder victims says city cops threw away their make-shift memorial.

Read More

Child Sexual Abuse: America's Silent Epidemic

Updated: 10/05/2013 - Teaching our kids about sexual abuse isn't easy, but it's a lesson they're now learning in school thanks to a law named after an Illinois woman who was abused as a kid. Today Erin Merryn was in Rockford teaching how to recognize and report abuse.

Read More

Stateline Cooks Compete for Best Chili

Posted: 10/05/2013 - Some of the stateline's best cooks battled today while serving up their best chili recipes for the Chili Shoot-Out.

Read More

Success by 6 Preparing Kids for Kindergarten

Posted: 10/05/2013 - Literacy groups say getting kids involved in reading before they get to kindergarten is essential. Kids got the chance to have some fun on Saturday while working on their reading skills during the Success by 6 Family Fun Day.

Read More

Fire Prevention Week Kicks Off

Posted: 10/05/2013 - Smokey the Bear may be out of work for the foreseeable future, but the Rockford Fire Department is still out in full force to inform kids about fire safety.

Read More

Manufacturing Day for Local Students

Posted: 10/04/2013 - The owners of some local manufacturing companies say while their businesses have plenty of job openings, they’re having a hard time filling positions with qualified candidates.

Read More

First Week of Obamacare in Review

Updated: 10/04/2013 - We’ve been breaking down the Affordable Care Act all week and what it means for our families. While the law can be difficult to understand, it’s been even harder to enroll people for new health insurance.

Read More

Tina Lamonica Sentencing Begins

Updated: 10/04/2013 - Witnesses say the woman who admitted to killing her daughter by using cocaine while she was pregnant hid her drug problem from the child’s father.

Read More

Police Standoff on Court Street

Posted: 10/03/2013 - Multiple police agencies, including the U.S. Marshals Service have blocked off a west-side street claiming a man has barricaded himself inside a home on the corner of Palm and N. Court Streets in Rockford.

Read More

Number of Hit and Run Accidents in Rockford Drop

Posted: 10/03/2013 - Wednesday night’s fatal hit and run is the third in Rockford since July and when you add in all the other non-fatal hit and runs, it seems like we've had a lot.

Read More
23 WIFR 2523 North Meridian Road Rockford, IL. 61101 Business: 815-987-5300 Fax: 815-965-0981 News: 815-987-5330 Fax: 815-987-5333
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability