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"Melt the Blocks" kicks off the spring season in Rockford

Visitors young and old enjoyed the sights and sounds at the second annual event.


Assessment teams will begin visiting flood-damaged homes on Monday, March 25th.



A student who survived the school shooting in Parkland, Florida last year has died in what appears to be a suicide.


In May 2017, the comedian’s life turned upside-down after the release of a picture, a political joke that became anything but.


"Brave Beauties" event spreads joy and hope to those dealing with cancer


Ministers learn computer skills at "Learn Coding with Robots" workshop


Middle and high school students flock to 35th Annual Science Olympiad


Becca's Closet


Students compete in trade competition


Rockford housing agency using heat to kill bedbugs


Becca's Closet is open for prom season!


Mueller report: Barr says Mueller finds no evidence of Trump-Russia conspiracy


Robert Kraft issues first statement since prostitution sting arrest



Outgoing Winnebago principal finds new job after vote to not renew contract


Weissberg Week at Beloit College


Look up: Northern lights to dip into the Midwest


McHenry County K-9 Sage dies after health issues


Officials: 500 homes affected by flooding in Winnebago County


Taylor Park Elementary temporarily relocates after flooding


Red Cross moves Freeport shelter for flood victims


Powerball jackpot rises to $750 million, 4th largest prize in US lottery history


Roosevelt students paint military-inspired mural in Rockford


Children's Hands-On Museum of NW Illinois opens in Freeport


Streisand apologizes after saying Michael Jackson’s ‘sexual needs were his sexual needs’


Rockford woman earns gold medal, two silvers at Special Olympics World Games


Flight attendant detained by immigration authorities on return to US


Robert Kraft says he is ‘truly sorry’ in first statement since solicitation charges


Helicopters rescue Norway cruise ship passengers amid storm


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