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

Ron Gruber, the outgoing principal at Winnebago High School, has a new job as the headmaster at Rock County Christian School in Beloit.

The aurora borealis should be visible across the northern tier of states, dipping as far as south as Iowa in the middle of the country and Washington and Maine on the coasts.

Sage, a K-9 officer for the McHenry County Sheriff’s Office, has died after medical complications. He was set to retire in June.

More than 500 homes were affected by flooding in Winnebago County over the past few weeks, including 316 in Machesney Park.

Taylor Park Elementary temporarily relocates after flooding

Red Cross moves Freeport shelter for flood victims

Roosevelt students paint military-inspired mural in Rockford

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

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

Rockford city leaders host summer job and internship fair

Man gets 24 years for armed robbery of Belvidere truck stop

Man, charged for fatal Rockford accident in 2015, sentenced 15 years

Mueller finishes Russia investigation, submits report to Justice Department

Truck with 3,000 piglets overturns on I-70 in Illinois

Judge: Chicago suburb can’t ban assault weapons

Survey: Student loans stopping millennials from buying homes in Illinois

5-year-old girl found dead on bed in Chicago house fire

Police looking for suspect after Gander Outdoors burglary

‘Naked’ penguin makes its debut at zoo in Poland

Six residents safe after Rockford house fire

Rockford girl spreads positive message on World Down Syndrome Day

Tyson recalls 69,000 pounds of chicken strips over possible metal contamination

Despite strong support, Winnebago principal's contract not renewed

Stormy Daniels protests against Illinois 'pole tax'

Trump slams European automakers, threatens US tariffs

Watchdog: FEMA wrongly released personal data of victims

Treasury grants further relief on IRS withholding penalties

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