Bond Denied For 3 Charged With Killing Naperville Man, Leaving Body In Garbage CanBond was denied for a Rockford man, his girlfriend and his mother, who were all charged with the murder of Michael Armendariz, 20, of Naperville.
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.
Family Outraged At Possible Change In Charges For Man Accused Of Killing, Dismembering ToddlerThe family of a two-year-old boy who was killed and dismembered in 2015 says they have been told the charges against the man accused of the murder might be reduced.
Man Fatally Shot After Northern Illinois Police StandoffRockford police say a SWAT officer shot the man when he assaulted officers who entered the house Sunday after hours of seeking his surrender.
Trump Picks Rockford Native Heather Nauert As U.N. AmbassadorPresident Donald Trump announced on Friday that State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert is his choice to succeed Nikki Haley as US ambassador to the United Nations.
Record Snow Reported For RockfordThe storm that dumped nearly a foot of snow in Rockford on Sunday smashed the one-day record to that date.
Gunfire Near Illinois Football Game Sends Fans RunningAccording to police, the gunfire apparently came from two vehicles.
Water Pours Into Rockford Hospital And Walmart StoreA Rockford hospital was evacuated Monday night for a flash flood emergency after the downpour outside caused a water train inside the building.
Rockford Peaches From "A League Of Their Own" Turn 75Rockford is celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Rockford Peaches, the women's baseball team made famous in the movie "A League of Their Own."
Services Set For Rockford Police Officer Killed In Traffic StopOutside Rockford's Unitarian Universalist Church, friends, coworkers and people who never met 30-year-old Police Officer Jaimie Cox lit candles for a vigil.
Rockford Officer Killed After Traffic Stop ShootingOfficer Jaimie Cox, 30, radioed for additional help shortly after making a traffic stop near State Street and Dawn Avenue.
12-Year-Old Rockford Boy Shot, Killed In Possible Attempted RobberyPolice are searching for the suspect who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy as he was riding an ATV in an alley on Wednesday evening.