More Headlines

Restored Budget Cuts Needs Blagojevich OK

Posted: 09/24/2008 - The Illinois General Assembly has restored money to the budget to save more than 300 state jobs. But it still needs approval from Governor Rod Blagojevich.

Read More

Rock County Police Chase Suspect

23 News WIFR

Updated: 09/24/2008 - On September 23, 2008, Deputies from the Rock County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to 10950 N Gladys Dr. in the Town of Fulton.

Read More

Rockford House Fire

Posted: 09/24/2008 - There was a house fire in Rockford Tuesday night.

Read More

Record-High Test Scores in Rockford

Posted: 09/23/2008 - Rockford students show major improvements in state test results released Tuesday night. More than 64 percent of students met or exceeded state standards.

Read More

Man Nears Obama's Home

Posted: 09/23/2008 - A Chicago man was arrested after getting to close to democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama's Hyde Park home.

Read More

Durbin and Feingold Seek Rights Protections in FBI Probes

Posted: 09/23/2008 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- Three Democratic senators are demanding civil rights protections for Americans who might be targeted in FBI national security investigations without any evidence of wrongdoing.

Read More

House Approves Great Lakes Compact

Posted: 09/23/2008 - WASHINGTON (AP) -- The House has ratified a compact to prevent the diversion of water from the Great Lakes, adding protections to one of the world's largest sources of fresh water.

Read More

Google Phone to Cost $179 on Oct. 22

Posted: 09/23/2008 - NEW YORK (AP) -- Wireless carrier T-Mobile says the first cell phone running Google's software will cost $179 with a two-year contract when it goes on sale in the U.S. on Oct. 22.

Read More

Two Illinois Guardsmen Killed in Iraq

Updated: 09/23/2008 - A pair of Robbins, Illinois Army National Guardsmen were among five people killed September 17 in Afghanistan.

Read More

Poll: Obama Maintains Slight Lead in Wisconsin

Posted: 09/23/2008 - MADISON, Wis. (AP) -- A new poll shows the race tightening in Wisconsin between Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama and Republican John McCain.

Read More

Walgreen May Take Longs Bid to Shareholders

Posted: 09/23/2008 - DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Drugstore chain Walgreen Company says its $2.8 billion bid for Longs Drug Stores is superior to a competing offer from Rhode Island-based CVS Caremark Corp. and it's prepared to take it directly to shareholders if Longs refuses to negotiate a deal.

Read More

Illinois Lotto Jackpot Now $5.5M

Posted: 09/23/2008 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The grand prize in the Illinois State Lottery's Lotto game has grown to $5.5 million.

Read More

Rockford Garage Fire

23 News WIFR

Posted: 09/23/2008 - A garage goes up in flames on Rockford's south west side early Tuesday morning.

Read More

Boy Beaten In Rockford

23 News WIFR

Posted: 09/23/2008 - A 16-year-old boy was badly beaten in Rockford Monday night.

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
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.