Updated: 12/29/2004 - Several local organizations and chapters of national charities are collecting money and supplies for victims of the Tsunami in Southeast Asia.
Updated: 12/29/2004 - A boil order is now in effect for residents of Leaf River.
Updated: 12/29/2004 - Health officials are warning Illinois residents to be careful around unfamiliar animals after a horse tested positive for the strain of rabies carried by skunks.
Updated: 12/29/2004 - The state has a new plan to help curb underage drinking.
Updated: 12/29/2004 - As we say good-bye to 2004, many stateliners have to say good-bye to their jobs.
Updated: 12/28/2004 - New development is popping up in downtown Rockford, and more and more people are moving into the area.
Updated: 12/28/2004 - A local nursing home is fined after a resident wanders off for the second time.
Updated: 12/28/2004 - A study released Tuesday says Wisconsin's per capita income tax is sixth highest in the nation.
Updated: 12/28/2004 - Another power company has signed on to purchase power from Wisconsin's largest proposed wind farm in Dodge and Fond Du Lac Counties.
Updated: 12/28/2004 - Imagine being here in Rockford, not knowing if your family in Sri Lanka had escaped the devastation. That was the situation Reverend Dill de Alwis found himself in Sunday.
Updated: 12/27/2004 - If you plan on heading down Rockton Avenue Monday or Tuesday, you may want to leave a few minutes earlier.
Updated: 12/27/2004 - Illinois residents who want to avoid paying higher fees may want to head to the secretary of state's office this week.
Updated: 12/27/2004 - Firefighters from several districts were helped by emergency workers and a hazardous materials team Sunday in their cleanup of waste oil that was spilling into a creek near the northwestern Chicago suburb of Huntley.
Updated: 12/27/2004 - A look at return/exchange policies at popular stateline stores.
Updated: 12/27/2004 - As of Sunday night, the death toll from a major earthquake is just under 14,000.
Updated: 12/27/2004 - A murderer is up for parole, but the victim's family is working to keep a dangerous man far away from our community.
Posted: 12/26/2004 - The Salvation Army strives to make a better quality of life attainable for the less fortunate.
Updated: 12/26/2004 - The beauty of Christmas can be seen in our loved ones' eyes.
Updated: 12/26/2004 - His last known address was in Freeport, but police in Elgin say they're hoping for leads in the case of a homeless man who they say likely died from multiple stab wounds to his head and chest.
Updated: 12/26/2004 - Retailers wonder if all the last minute shopping is enough to rescue holiday sales.
Updated: 12/26/2004 - Wednesday's brutal murder of 69-year-old Mary Ann Clibbery shocked the Loves Park Community.