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Deadly fire in the 200 block of Miami Drive in Lost Nation, near Dixon Deadly fire in the 200 block of Miami Drive in Lost Nation, near Dixon

Names released of 2 adults, 4 children killed in overnight Ogle County Fire Video included

Six people are dead after a house fire in Dixon. It happened just after midnight on the 200 block of Miami Drive in rural Dixon. 


US Navy plane with 11 aboard crashes into Pacific; 8 rescued


The U.S. Navy says an aircraft carrying 11 crew and passengers has crashed into the Pacific Ocean while on the way to the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan. More>>

Prayer vigil held for victims of Lost Lake fire Video included

Hours after a house fire kills six people in rural Ogle County, members of the community are coming together to support the victims and their family.  


Loves Park Police search for home invasion suspect

It happened on the 700 block of Long Island Circle just before 7:30 p.m., according to police.


Rockford Police: Suspect arrested for threatening two with handgun

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A Rockford man has been arrested for allegedly threatening two people with a gun Monday night.  


12 Hours of Salvation toy drive

It's all about giving this time of year. That's exactly what an annual toy drive in our area does for families in need 


Janesville Police searching for a suspect after shots fired in a hotel

Janesville Police and Rock County Sheriff's are searching for a suspect who they say attempted a first degree murder on Tuesday night. 


13 News sits down with recovering heroin user, doctor to learn more about science of addiction Video included

Micah Young took his first hit of heroin in high school, but what started out as recreational drug use turned into a decade long addiction. 


BMO offering $10 concert tickets for Black Friday

This Black Friday deal up for grabs is only available in Rockford.


Rockford convenience store robbed at gunpoint

Police still searching for suspect accused of holding store employees at gunpoint.


Rockford man looks to seal his innocence in writing

A Rockford man looks to seal his innocence from a crime he says he didn't commit twenty three years ago.  


Weak La Niña may boost this winter's snow totals Video included

You may need to dust off your shovel or snowblower a few more times than usual this upcoming winter. La Niña conditions during the winter, which we should see this winter, usually means higher snow totals in the Stateline. How much extra snow depends on the strength the La Niña, as each La Niña isn't the same, if we even get La Niña during the winter. La Niña and its counterpart El Niño are patterns that are a part of something called the El ... More>>

Elliot Golf Course opening this Friday for golfers

The weather is cooperating so much,  it's allowing the Rockford Park District to open Elliot Golf Course on Black Friday.


US consumer group releases annual "Trouble in Toyland" report for 2017

The US Public Interest Research Group does an annual report on hazardous toys that are on the shelves of stores during the holiday shopping season. The list includes examples of toys that can be hazardous.  


Community reacts after Ogle County family dies in fire Video included

A Ogle County community still in shock, after an entire family is killed in an overnight fire just days before the Thanksgiving holiday.  


Services Saturday for Leaf River firefighter killed in house fire

Services for a young man killed in a fire in Ogle County earlier this month will be held this weekend. 


Rockford business robbed at gunpoint Tuesday afternoon

Rockford Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a business Tuesday afternoon.  


Man accused of shooting Winnebago County deputy pleads not guilty

Jordan D. Spates, the 27-year-old man accused of shooting and injuring a Winnebago County Sheriff's deputy, pleads not guilty to five charges.


President Trump pardons lucky turkey in decades-long tradition

One turkey will have a happy Thanksgiving this year.


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