Rockford Home Rule Ruled Out - Now What?
The Home Rule referendum failed. Now what? New taxes and possible job cuts within the City of Rockford can't be ruled out.
Ballot Selfies Are Still Illegal In Illinois
It's true, ballot selfies are illegal in the Land of Lincoln even though there's a bill waiting for the stamp of approval. So what's the punishment? Jail time.
Win Hot Concert Tickets During Lil Zim & JB's Easter Egg Scramble
We've got Kenny Chesney, Chris Stapleton, Country Thunder and Jason Aldean concert tickets up for grabs this Good Friday during Lil Zim & JB's Easter Egg Scramble!
CherryVale Mall Releases Statement About Increased Security
Following Sunday's shooting at the CherryVale Mall, officials release a statement about increased security to calm public fears and questions.
Where To Vote In Ilinois
How and where to register to vote and find your polling place in Illinois.
Wisconsin Bridge Designed By Engineers of Fallen Florida Bridge
Have fear traveling on or under bridges? The engineers behind the fallen FIU pedestrian bridge designed one in Wisconsin, too.
Rockford Easter Egg Hunts
A whole lot of Easter fun starts this weekend in the Stateline. Here's the dates and times for some of Rockford's biggest egg hunts and Easter celebrations.
How To Get Past That Two-Day Hangover
For many of us, we struggle with life the day (or two) after a night of drinking. These seven tips might help cure future hangovers.
Donations Needed for Christopher and Jack Ruckman Memorial Bench
A memorial fund has been established to create a bench in honor of Christopher and Jack Ruckman. Here's how you can help.
Someone Re-Sang The Toys R Us Song And It's A Perfect Goodbye
While many of us realize we'll no longer be Toys R' Us kids one man decided to re-do their famous jingle. It's the perfect goodbye to many childhood memories.
How to Speak Like a True Irishman on St. Patrick's Day
Up your St. Patrick's Day game by speaking in true Irish slang this year.
11 Guaranteed Ways To Be The Worst Rockfordian Ever
If any of these relate to you, you might be a bad Rockfordian. If anything, we all know someone that is guilty of at least one of these scenarios.
What You Need to Know About Your Babies 'R' Us Registry
If you currently have a registry at Babies 'R' Us, unfortunately we have some bad news for you.
Everything to Know About Rockford's St. Patrick's Day Party
Here's all the things that will happening in downtown Rockford this Saturday for St. Patrick's Day.
RPS 205 Confirms Case of Chickenpox At Rolling Green Elementary
Rockford students may have been exposed to the chickenpox virus. Here's the symptoms to be on the look out for, and how to stop the illness from spreading.
Amber Alert Issued For Two IL Girls Believed To be In Danger
Two Illinois girls are missing - reportedly taken by their father who police say is a dangerous man.
Someone In Rockford Falsely Reported Gunman At Northwestern
A swatting call at Northwestern University may have originated from Rockford, Illinois, according to sources.
Q98.5 Pet of the Week; Tabitha
Tabitha is an affectionate 2-year-old cat who loves to purr and explore. She is available for adoption now at Winnebago County Animal Services in Rockford.
Is There Another Side Of The Stolen Husky Puppy Story? [LISTEN]
The stolen puppy saga continues with this phone call we received from someone claiming to be part of the story.
SIU No Longer Using Campus Towers For Housing
Returning SIU students were caught off-guard this week when officials announced multiple changes in Carbondale.