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New management at the Winnebago County Animal Shelter helps more pets find a home

Brett Frazier started as the administrator for WCAS in August 2018. Since then, the shelter has seen more pets adopted and less euthanasia.

A 23-year-old man authorities say impersonated a long-missing child pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal agents.

The Good Friday Walk of Justice recognized the life of Jamie Gonzalez, a man who was shot to death in Rockford last month.

Pritzker signed HB 2988 into action, which allows only counties and municipalities to establish standards for developing wind farms.

UPDATE: Five hearts found in Chicago, but not human

Second man charged for Jamie Stephens' death pleads not guilty

Boy, thrown from Mall of America balcony, making 'small steps' in recovery

Student accused of sexual assault during Beloit school band trip

Dennis Rodman coming to Rockford for autograph signing

FBI, Crystal Lake Police involved in search for missing boy

Woman creates needlepoint 'Last Supper' for Rockford church

20 years after school attack, Columbine remembers 13 lost

Undersheriff: Teen’s death likely preceded Colorado manhunt

Carly Rice named Rockford's 4th of July Honorary Parade Marshal

Belvidere woman named in TIME Magazine's Top 100 most influential people

UPDATE: Woman and three dogs killed in house fire

Country singer Jordan Davis coming to the District

Winnebago County Jail struggles to retain correction officers

South Carolina 5th grader died of natural causes after school fight, no charges to be filed

Stay off the road: Drowsy driving more dangerous than previously reported, study finds

Elizabeth Warren calls on House to start impeachment proceedings for Pres. Trump

Rockford hospital provides foot care to homeless on Holy Thursday

Southern Illinois officer helps man get to job interview after pulling him over

Two arrested, ISP Trooper's drink spiked during traffic stop

FDA approves first generic nasal spray to treat opioid overdose

Census: Rockford's population declines for eighth straight year

Two-wave US flu season is now the longest in a decade

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