More Headlines

Ill. Officials Look To Leave 'Sad Chapter' Behind

Posted: 01/29/2009 - Illinois' top elected officials say they look forward to working with new Gov. Pat Quinn and putting the "sad chapter" of his predecessors' administration behind them.

Read More

Burris Says He Stands Behind Blagojevich Removal

Posted: 01/29/2009 - Illinois Sen. Roland Burris says the ousting of Rod Blagojevich as Illinois governor speaks "loud and clear" that there were serious hurdles keeping him from doing his job.

Read More

Blagojevich: I Did Nothing Wrong

Posted: 01/29/2009 - In a last-ditch effort to save his job, Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich told senators at his impeachment trial that he's done nothing wrong and the evidence doesn't support kicking him out of office.

Read More

Obama Signs Equal-Pay Bill

Posted: 01/29/2009 - President Barack Obama is singing the praises of newly passed legislation making it easier for workers to sue for discrimination on the job.

Read More

Ill. Governor To Speak At Impeachment Trial

Posted: 01/30/2009 - After days of bashing the impeachment trial that could remove him from office, Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich plans to address the assembly today.

Read More

Will Blagojevich Try Any Last-Minute Mischief?

Posted: 01/28/2009 - With Gov. Rod Blagojevich entering what could be his final hours in office, some politicians are watching closely to see whether he attempts some last-minute mischief by spending state money, issuing executive orders or granting pardons.

Read More

Who's Who In The Blagojevich Impeachment Saga

Posted: 01/26/2009 - Gov. Rod Blagojevich's job is at stake as he faces a Senate impeachment trial that could boot him from office. Here are some of the key figures in the trial:

Read More

Locals Leave for Inauguration

Updated: 05/04/2009 - 55 people are taking this bus to Washington DC. It's about 800 miles, and more than a 16 hour drive.

Read More

Rockford Locals Pick up Tickets to Inauguration

Updated: 05/04/2009 - President-elect Barack Obama's inauguration may be the largest in our nation's history, and 23 News reporter Chris Norman shows us how some locals picked up tickets for the big show.

Read More

Minn. Senate Winner won't be known in 2008

Updated: 05/04/2009 - ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota voters won't know who won the state's U.S. Senate race this year, and it's looking more likely that the new Congress will be sworn in before the race ends between Democrat Al Franken and Republican incumbent Norm Coleman.

Read More

Lawsuit Contesting Obama Citizenship Continues

Posted: 12/04/2008 - Opponents of Barack Obama will learn this week whether the U.S. Supreme Court will consider a lawsuit contesting the president-elect's citizenship.

Read More

Obama Rounds Out Economic Team

Posted: 11/26/2008 - Former Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker will head a new White House panel to help President-elect Barack Obama create jobs and bring stability to the ailing financial system.

Read More

Obama Seeks Reforms in Talk with UN Chief

Updated: 05/04/2009 - President-elect Barack Obama is urging the United Nations chief to reform the world organization to help it address pressing global issues.

Read More

Beau Biden Will Not Accept Senate Appointment

Posted: 11/19/2008 - Delaware Attorney General Beau Biden says he plans to fulfill his National Guard duties and won't accept an appointment to his father's U.S. Senate seat.

Read More

Obama To Meet With McCain At Transition Office

Posted: 11/17/2008 - President-elect Barack Obama and Sen. John McCain are scheduled to meet today for the first time since Obama beat the Republican in the Nov. 4 election.

Read More

Former Radical Distances Himself from Obama

Posted: 11/14/2008 - CHICAGO (AP) -- Vietnam-era radical Bill Ayers said he doesn't know President-elect Barack Obama any better than thousands of other Chicagoans.

Read More

On the Campaign Trail II

Posted: 11/12/2008 - Here more from our interview with a Stateline woman just back from the presidential campaign trail.

Read More

On the Campaign Trail

Updated: 11/12/2008 - A Pecatonica woman returns home after working the campaign trail with John McCain and Sarah Palin.

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