More Headlines

Former NU Student Charged in Death

Posted: 12/19/2008 - A former Northwestern University student is free on $25,000 bond after being charged with providing alcohol to a teenager who died.

Read More

Alleged Racetrack Robbers Caught

Posted: 12/19/2008 - Court filings show three people accused of robbing nearly $170,000 from Fairmount Park Racetrack were apprehended because one went on a shopping spree.

Read More

Storm Pounds Northern Illinois

Posted: 12/19/2008 - A fierce storm is pummeling Illinois with sleet and snow, canceling flights, knocking out power and snarling morning commutes as drivers try to navigate the ice-slicked roads.

Read More

Verna's Lamp Light Bar Robbery In Rockford

23 News WIFR

Updated: 12/19/2008 - We now know the name of the man at the center of a police standoff this afternoon at a Rockford bar. Police arrested 30 year old Derrick McIntousch.

Read More

Rockford Storm Preparation

Updated: 12/18/2008 - 23 News talks with Rockford Public Works about getting ready for another winter blast.

Read More

Belvidere Chrysler Workers React to Temporary Shutdown

Posted: 12/18/2008 - Chrysler plans to close all of it's manufacturing plants for a month starting Friday. The latest sign of trouble at Chrysler has Belvidere assembly workers and economic leaders even more concerned.

Read More

Lawyer: Feds Want Gov. to Forfeit Campaign Fund

23 News WIFR

Posted: 12/18/2008 - CHICAGO (AP) -- A defense attorney says federal prosecutors are warning that Gov. Rod Blagojevich's campaign fund might be in jeopardy if he's convicted on corruption charges.

Read More

Blagojevich Attorney: Wiretaps Were Illegal

23 News WIFR

Posted: 12/18/2008 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- The lawyer for Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich says federal investigators illegally monitored his client's conversations.

Read More

IL House Panel Hears FamilyCare Expansion Testimony

23 News WIFR

Posted: 12/18/2008 - SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- A witness tells the state House committee considering impeachment against Gov. Rod Blagojevich that the governor's expansion of a health care program without legislative approval "should sicken anyone who believes in a representative Democracy."

Read More

Chicago Archdiocese to Pay Teen $1.2M

Posted: 12/18/2008 - The Archdiocese of Chicago has agreed to pay $1.2 million to a teenage boy and his mother, who claim he was sexually abused by a former Catholic priest.

Read More

Former Student Wins Bail Appeal in SIU Threat Case

Posted: 12/18/2008 - judge in Madison County has ruled that a former Southern Illinois University student charged with threatening a shooting rampage can no longer be held without bail.

Read More

Cent. Ill. Father and Son Die of Smoke Inhalation

Posted: 12/18/2008 - Officials in central Illinois say a father and his young son died of smoke inhalation and carbon monoxide poisoning when their apartment was engulfed in flames early Tuesday.

Read More

Urbana Clinic's Settlement with AG Approved

Posted: 12/18/2008 - A Champaign County judge has released one of two clinics accused of denying primary care to Medicaid patients from an antitrust lawsuit filed by Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan.

Read More

School Mistakenly Tells Some Students They're 'In'

Posted: 12/18/2008 - Some students who thought they'd received the best present of all this holiday season from Northwestern University instead got the computer equivalent of coal in their stockings.

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 © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.