It’s only a recommendation, but a legislative panel says four state facilities targeted by the governor for closure should stay open.
Canadian National Railway has agreed to pay more than $36 million to the family of a 44-year-old woman who was killed in a train derailment and explosion in Rockford two years ago.
A local company that is the only harmonica manufacturer in the United States is closing its doors.
It has been a month now since Aurora police were reasonably certain that 6-year-old Timmothy Pitzen was alive and well.
Aurora police hope evidence from a sport-utility vehicle will help them find a 6-year-old boy who has been missing for nearly three weeks.
A 79-year-old Rockford man is up for parole again – 33 years after being convicted of killing all six of his children.
Police have uncovered new clues in the frantic search for a missing 6-year-old Aurora boy, as the search moved to northwest Illinois on Thursday.
Relatives of an Aurora woman, who committed suicide in a Rockford motel room, are out searching for the woman’s missing son in western Illinois.
The search for a missing Aurora boy has now moved to at least three states.
Six-year-old Timothy J. Pitzen remains missing Sunday afternoon, and authorities continue to look for leads in his disappearance, a day after his mother was found dead inside a Rockford motel room after slitting her wrists.
An Ohio man killed by police in Wisconsin may be connected to at least 10 recent shootings across Illinois and Wisconsin.
Improving education in Illinois has to start well before kindergarten, according to what a state House committee is hearing.
A state lawmaker from Rockford wants to accommodate overflow air traffic from O’Hare to an airport in his region, to try keeping money in Illinois.
A driver who allegedly pointed a gun at a motorist during a high-speed chase through the western and northwestern suburbs has been arrested in Rockford.
Chicago Blackhawks’ defenseman Nick Leddy is getting pretty good at making the trip between Chicago and Rockford.
The Chicago Blackhawks have sent rookie forward Jeremy Morin back to the Rockford IceHogs.
Jeremy Morin has been making regular trips between Chicago and Rockford so far this season. And today he’ll make another trip to the Blackhawks’ AHL affiliate.
Several people have been attacked by three pit bulls outside a Rockford store, including a city alderman and her daughter.
Some areas are devastated this morning, after a tornado ripped a path through parts of northern Illinois.
The Rockford to Chicago express continues to run as the Blackhawks call up forward Jeremy Morin.