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Rockford Police investigate two Midtown District businesses for alleged sex trade activity

Neighbors react after Rockford Police shut down two Midtown District businesses over claims of illegal sex trade activity.


Rockford community members and businesses have stepped in to keep it "Trolley Car 36" running along Rock River this summer.



This is the ice cream stands 35th season.


A Wisconsin man will spend the rest of his life behind bars for kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents.


Project Search helping prepare interns for future careers


Boone County drug court graduation


Rockford students put their skills to the test by building cardboard canoes


Benefit to help families of victims in Beloit motorcycle crash


West Nile virus-positive mosquitoes confirmed in Illinois


Shots fired, three arrested after altercation with Rockford woman's boyfriend and ex-roomate


Rockford man indicted for beating girlfriend's two children


Police hunt for suspect after explosion in French city of Lyon



Hiker missing for more than 2 weeks in Hawaii found alive


Burger King wants to help customers pay off student loan debt


Teenager pushes double-amputee home in wheelchair during storm warning


Trump arrives in Tokyo for state visit, golf and sumo


40 years ago Saturday, 273 people lost their lives in US’ deadliest plane accident


Bodies in submerged Missouri vehicle bring storm toll to 9


Sheriff: Rockford man caught dealing drugs on Auburn Street


Judge halts plan to build parts of border wall


Three teens arrested for arson in Janesville


Rivets Stadium announces new name, new mascot


Three hurt, one sent to hospital from Beloit house fire


Loves Park preps for 'Young at Heart' parade, fireworks show


Two Rockford lingerie shops shut down, condemned by city


Wisconsin man who kidnapped Jayme Closs gets life in prison


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