More Headlines

Lawmakers Discuss State's School Funding

Posted: 11/19/2014 - Illinois school officials are speaking out in both support and opposition of a proposal overhauling the state's school funding formula for the first time since 1997.

Read More

Rockford Church Group Battles Prostitution

Posted: 11/18/2014 - There have been more than 75 prostitution arrests in Rockford this year, which is higher than the last two years. That's why a local church group is taking on the battle, to get victims of prostitution help.

Read More

Rockford Police Need Your Help to Solve a Murder

Posted: 11/18/2014 - Rockford Area Crime Stoppers and the Rockford Police Department need your help to solve a murder which took place in the 4700 block of Javelyn Drive, at approximately 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, September 14th.

Read More

Coalition Calls for Higher Minimum Wage

Posted: 11/18/2014 - After Illinois voters supported raising the minimum wage in an advisory referendum, a local group is calling for the Illinois legislature to take action.

Read More

Jefferson Students Donate Blood

Updated: 11/18/2014 - More than 4,500 lives have been saved by blood donations from Rockford High School blood drives over the last two years, according to the Rock River Valley Blood Center.

Read More

Brad Paisley to Perform at NIU Convocation Center

Posted: 11/18/2014 - Country music superstar Brad Paisley has announced the extension of his Country Nation World Tour which will include the NIU Convocation Center in February 2015.

Read More

IDOC Releases Report On Dixon Warden Who Resigned

Posted: 11/18/2014 - DIXON, Ill. -- The Illinois Department of Corrections has released a report detailing a prison warden's attempts to inform officials about a sex offender living in her home.

Read More

Illinois-Run Insurance Marketplace Final Try Ahead

Posted: 11/18/2014 - CHICAGO -- Illinois lawmakers may have one more chance to approve a state-run health insurance marketplace during the fall legislative session that starts Wednesday. But it could be an uphill slog despite new forces that change the political calculations.

Read More

Lawmakers Discuss State's School Funding

Updated: 11/18/2014 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Illinois House lawmakers are considering a proposed school funding formula that would direct more state money to poorer rural districts at the expense of wealthier suburban Chicago ones.

Read More

Escaping a Life of Prostitution

Posted: 11/17/2014 - Human trafficking, which can include prostitution, is the second largest, fastest growing criminal industry in the world behind drugs. And we're seeing a lot of the crime on our own Stateline streets.

Read More

UPDATE: Plan for Former City Hall in Freeport Coming By 2015

Posted: 11/17/2014 - Neighbors in Freeport weigh in on what should be done with the century old city hall building in downtown that's sat empty for three years. A recent study commissioned by the city found many people don't want the structure torn down but neighbors are split on city hall's future.

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 © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.