More Headlines

Rockford's Fight Against Child Abuse

Updated: 10/06/2008 - A couple years ago medical experts decided physical abuse was not being handled well in our area, that's why MERIT was created.

Read More

Lisa Madigan Considering Gubernatorial Run in 2010

Posted: 10/06/2008 - The attorney general is the daughter of powerful Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, and she's one of several top Democrats seen as potential contenders for Blagojevich's job.

Read More

Crude, gasoline prices head lower

Updated: 11/11/2008 - Oil prices have traded under $90 a barrel for the first time in eight months. Traders expect the widening financial crisis could drastically reduce global demand for energy.

Read More

Consumers Likely to Shop Cautiously for Toys

Updated: 11/11/2008 - NEW YORK (AP) -- Experts say the turmoil in the financial markets could prompt some parents to cut back on spending in the holiday season.

Read More

Wisconsin Absentee Voting

Posted: 10/06/2008 - Elections officials prepare as absentee voting begins in Wisconsin this week

Read More

Byron Unit 2 Begins Planned Outage

Posted: 10/06/2008 - Exelon Nuclear’s Byron Generating Station Unit 2 went offline at 11 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5, to begin a scheduled refueling and maintenance outage.

Read More

White Sox Win Playoff Game

Posted: 10/06/2008 - An emotional weekend for stateline baseball fans ends on a high note. The white sox beat the rays five-to-three.

Read More

137 Cars Towed for Chicago Foot Race

Posted: 10/06/2008 - A number of residents of Chicago's Bucktown neighborhood are crying foul over how the city handled preparations for a 5k foot race over the weekend. Tow trucks hauled off 137 vehicles parked along the race route. Some residents say no signs were posted to give them ample warning.

Read More

Two Dead in Chicago Shooting

Posted: 10/06/2008 - The Cook County Medical Examiner's says two men found dead in a residence on Chicago's far southeast side both suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

Read More

Teenager Shot on Chicago Bus

Posted: 10/06/2008 - A 17-year-old girl has died after being shot on a Chicago bus. The Cook County medical examiner's office says the girl was pronounced dead late last night at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Read More

Energy Cost Troubles Heating Up

Posted: 10/05/2008 - Winter is right around the corner and in our tough economy, more and more people are worried rising energy costs will leave them out in the cold. Here's the story of one Rockford family's struggles to get help paying their heating bills.

Read More

Presidential Campaigns Argue over Friends

Updated: 05/04/2009 - Sarah Palin is defends her attack on Barack Obama after accusing him hanging out with the enemy, and Obama is proud to pals around with Bruce Springsteen.

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.