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IDPH Issues High Temperature Health Warning

Posted: 07/17/2013 - With high temperatures expected over the next couple of days , Illinois Department of Public Health Director Dr. LaMar Hasbrouck is urging Illinoisans to take preventive actions during this hot weather to avoid heat-related illness, such as heat-stroke.

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Rockford Park District Activates Spray Pads

Posted: 07/16/2013 - Due to the current high heat index today, the Rockford Park District will activate spray pads at certain area parks as a way of helping area residents beat the heat.

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West Nile Shows Up in Stateline

Updated: 07/16/2013 - Health officials say they have confirmed this years first batch of mosquito's testing positive for the West Nile Virus in the Stateline. The Boone County Health Department confirmed one batch of mosquitos in the Poplar Grove area did test positive for West Nile. So far, there have been no reports of people getting the virus.

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Mosquito Population Grows With Recent Rains

Updated: 07/01/2013 - Last weeks heavy rain has health officials worried about a spike in the mosquito population, increasing the threat of viruses like West Nile.

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Drivers Stuck in Flash Flooding

Updated: 06/26/2013 - Flooded roadways continue to be a big problem. Some Stateline drivers got stuck and that could be quite dangerous.

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Flood Warning Issued for Rock County

Updated: 06/26/2013 - The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for Rock County following heavy rains and the potential for additional rain through Tuesday evening.

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Tornado Sirens Could Go Silent

Posted: 05/21/2013 - While many of us rely on tornado sirens, they could soon be a thing of the past in parts of the Stateline.

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UPDATE: Tornado Ravaged Texas Town to Start Recovery

Posted: 05/17/2013 - Residents whose homes were torn apart or blown away by a North Texas deadly tornado will soon be allowed to return to retrieve what belongings may be left and start cleaning up.

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Cool Spring Delays Allergy Season

Updated: 05/03/2013 - Spring has been kind of disappointing. But not for allergy sufferers. The cooler weather has actually delayed the worst of allergy season.

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Boone County Offers Free Water Tests

Posted: 04/24/2013 - BOONE COUNTY - Boone County residents can receive free water testing if they think their wells have been affected by flooding.

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