People Are PO'd About Alpine/Midland Bank Transition Problems
The conversion of Midland Bank Alpine Bank has been anything but painless for these customers.
New Illinois Law Allows Removal Of Gun Ownership Rights
IL Governor Bruce Rauner just signed a bill allowing judges to decide if gun ownership rights should be removed from an individual and the reason is hard to argue.
Portillo's Says "Get Outta Here, Amazon" With A Special This Week
Amazon Pri-blah blah blah. Portillo's has a forkin' crazy deal this week.
Million Dollar Loves Park Home Is Beautiful Except For One Thing
The Mega Millions jackpot could easily get you this home in Loves Park. It's pretty extravagant but comes with a weird and creepy accessory.
Child Dead After Early Morning Fire In Rockford
Tragic news broke early this morning after a child died from injuries sustained in a house fire on Rockford's west side.
Kangaroos Taking Over A Woodman's Near You, Including Rockford
Timbavati Wildlife Park will be at a Woodman's near you with some cute kangaroos for you to see up close.
Renegade Powerwash Of Beloit Removes Racist Graffiti From Church
The story is WHY the Beloit man did this will leave you feeling motivated.
Ashley McBryde Talks Candidly About Women In Country Music
The whiskey woman wasn't afraid to share her thoughts on female country acts getting less radio play than their male peers.
Wisconsin Tops National "Drunk" List 7 Times
Do Wisconsinites brag about their alcohol consumption or deny it because there's actual proof of it being the drunkest state in the United States.
Beloit Man Failed At Robbing A Hardware Store With His Tool
An armed man went to a Beloit hardware store and tried to rob the place but failed, big time. Did he use the wrong tool during the attempted robbery?
Rockford Leaders Challenging You To Drop The Screen & Grab A Book
The challenge has been set for the next 6 weeks for all 815ers to read and their reason could have a great impact on the community.
LimeBikes Are So Last Week, Something New Coming To Rockford
Remember when LimeBikes were found in all the wrong places? Let's hope this doesn't happen to these scooters after they pop up in Rockford.
Crappy Accident Ties Up I-39 For An Hour On Monday
A sleeping trailer for a carnival was trying to pass a semi when it began to swerve back-and-forth and tipped. That's when two human waste containers burst.
Garth Brooks Announces Major Concert Three Hours From Rockford
Garth Brooks just dropped a HUGE announcement and we're all still waiting for our blood pressure to go back down.
Plastic Bag Ban Pitched For Winnebago County
Soon Winnebago County residents and shoppers may not be given the choice between paper and plastic.
15 Years Ago A Storm Knocked Rockford TV Station Off The Air
On July 5, 2003 Rockford was ridden with wind damage and WIFR completely went off the air for months.
Ridiculous Number Of Firework Complaints Made To Rockford 911
Barring a fire or injury, should residents be calling 911 over fireworks? You won't believe the hundreds of calls made this week.
Rockford Pizza Joint Tops Big Illinois Pizza List
Rockford has two massive food challenges in one location, The Godfather, and The Don; one of which got Mamma Mia's on a BIG pizza list in Ilinois.
Two Rockford Grocery Stores Will Close For Good On Sunday
Schnucks will be closing two stores this week on both the east and west side of town.
Freeport Makes It OK For Missing Last Night's Fireworks
If you skipped the fireworks last night you're in luck. Freeport is hosting their Independence Day celebration this weekend.