Updated: 01/04/2005 - Officials say six people have applied to take over the chairmanship of the Illinois Republican Party.
Updated: 01/04/2005 - Tuesday's the day Barack Obama gets sworn in as a U.S. Senator.
Updated: 01/04/2005 - A mobile home fire kills a Rockford man.
Updated: 01/03/2005 - Every day we hear stories of heroism in Iraq, but we don't always hear about the work going on here at home, of the countless individuals standing in solidarity working to make sure our troops overseas have everything they need.
Posted: 01/03/2005 - Rockford is home to several exceptional museums, and the governor is awarding nearly $500,000 in Opportunity Return Funds to five Rockford museums.
Updated: 01/03/2005 - Minimum wage in Illinois is up more than $1.00 to $6.50 per hour.
Updated: 01/03/2005 - A number of school districts closed early due to the weather conditions in the stateline Monday.
Posted: 01/03/2005 - Fewer people lost their lives on Wisconsin roadways in the last year, compared to the year before.
Updated: 01/03/2005 - The India Association of Greater Rockford needs the community's help to assist victims in Southeast Asia.
Updated: 01/02/2005 - It's cookie time!
Updated: 01/02/2005 - Canada has confirmed a second case of mad cow disease.
Updated: 01/02/2005 - A long awaited increase is finally here.
Updated: 01/02/2005 - Prayer vigils held for tsunami victims.
Updated: 01/02/2005 - A teenager survives rabies.
Updated: 01/02/2005 - As the year comes to an end, new airline service will begin with three new passenger carriers taking us to exciting locations like Cancun, Denver and Orlando, and more destinations could be on the way.
Updated: 01/02/2005 - Attorney Gen. Lisa Madigan is warning Illinoisans who want to donate money to help victims of the earthquake-tsunami catastrophe to beware of scam artists.
Updated: 01/02/2005 - More than 120 new Illinois laws go on the books in 2005.
Updated: 12/30/2004 - Winnebago County Circuit Judge Dan Doyle denied bail Thursday morning to George Hansen, the man accused of killing his business partner.