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Authorities: Five dead after central Illinois trailer fire intentionally set

Authorities say a mobile home fire that killed three children and two adults in central Illinois was intentionally set.


A Cahokia officer helped one man get to a job interview after pulling him over earlier in the day for driving with expired license plates.



Time and time again the lack of correctional officers has held back the Winnebago County Jail. This time an Illinois state inspection showed a desperate need to focus on recruitment and retention.


OSF Saint Anthony teamed up with Carpenter's Place to provide homeless people in Rockford foot care and new shoes.


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


Census: Rockford's population declines for eighth straight year


IDOT giving Illinois schools 5,000 trees for Earth Day


Trump tried to choke Russia probe, oust Mueller, report says


More federal charges for man who falsely claimed to be Timmothy Pitzen


McConnell pushes to raise national smoking age to 21


Village of Poplar Grove lifts boil order


WWII veteran from Belvidere receives big surprise for 95th birthday



Byron officials hear from residents on chicken proposal


Anderson Japanese Gardens installs new walkways


Rock Valley College Police conduct an 'active shooter' drill


Wisconsin officials seek man accused of stealing water ski boats, Craigslist scam


Although the Mueller report is out, ‘it isn’t over’ Van Susteren says


Kodak Black arrested on drug, gun charge at Canadian border


Children take home books, connect with Rockford Police through Cops 'n Kids program


Magic Waters celebrates new ownership with key to Six Flags leaders


Police official: Short-circuit likely caused Notre Dame fire


Rockford home sales bloom at the start of Spring


Walmart, Amazon kick off government online pilot program


US claims for unemployment aid hit lowest level since '69


Aurora Police release surveillance video of fatal workplace shooting


Warnings, watches issued as strong storms enter Southeast


St Patrick's suspect previously arrested at other cathedral


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