NIU Huskies Beat Buffalo, Clinch Mac West DivisionNorthern Illinois clinched the Mac West Division Wednesday night as they topped Buffalo.
NOAA Releases 2021-2022 Winter OutlookThe National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released their winter weather outlook on Thursday for the upcoming season.
Antario Brown Rushes For 101 Yards, Northern Illinois Holds Off Eastern MichiganAntario Brown rushed for 101 yards and Northern Illinois scored the game's first 17 points then held on to defeat Eastern Michigan on Saturday in a game delayed by lightning between the first and second quarters.
Rocky Lombardi Throws For 46 Yards And Interception, But Northern Illinois Gets Clobbered By MichiganA year ago, Michigan fans couldn’t be at the Big House as Rocky Lombardi led Michigan State to a 27-24 upset of the Wolverines. There were 106,263 of them there on Saturday, and they enjoyed every minute of Lombardi’s return.
Northern Illinois Residents Drive Hours South To Get COVID-19 VaccineWhile northern Illinois is about to see a spike in open appointments, many who have been hitting red light after red light decided to make a road trip to end the waiting game.
Where To See Fantastic Fall Foliage This WeekendThe next two weeks are considered peak time for fall foliage in our area, making it the perfect time for that day trip to see peak colors across northern Illinois.
Chicago Weather: Thunderstorms, Scattered Showers AheadRain showers and storms are on the way for the Chicago area.
Del Monte Closing Corn-Packing Plant In Northern IllinoisDel Monte Foods will close a corn-packing plant in north central Illinois, idling more than 600 full-time and seasonal employees.
Chicago Weather: Warm Temperatures, Chance Of RainThis weekend's temperatures are going to stay in the mid 80s with a chance of rain.
Chicago Weather: Powerful Storms, Hail Hit Western Suburbs; At Least One Funnel Cloud SpottedPowerful storms moved through the western and southwestern suburbs early Thursday afternoon, setting off tornado warnings and severe thunderstorm warnings, and bringing heavy rain, some hail, and at least one apparent sighting of a funnel cloud.
Illinois U.S. Rep. Kinzinger Deployed To US-Mexican Border With Guard UnitThe 40-year-old represents the state's 16th district, which includes parts of northern and central Illinois. He is a pilot and veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. He was elected to Congress in 2010.
Illinois District Defends Having School On MLK DaySome members of the Rockford-area NAACP criticized the Winnebago district, west of Rockford. But Superintendent John Schwuchow said students in the district's four schools learned about King's legacy and impact.
Tuesday Winter Weather Advisory, Slushy Mix ExpectedChicago areas should prepare for freezing rain and ice accumulations with a mix of snow and sleet on Tuesday.
Funnel Clouds Possible Across Northern Illinois Monday AfternoonFunnel clouds are a possibility across Northern Illinois Monday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service Chicago.
Northern Illinois Has No Trouble With Eureka In 100-52 WinMarshawn Wilson scored 17 points on 6 of 8 shooting to help lead Northern Illinois to a 100-52 victory over Division III Eureka College on Saturday.