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Struggles to find work in Rockford could improve Video included

While most people enjoyed the day off on Labor Day, 18-year-old Nicole Martinez would have given anything to be at work. More>>

String of fatal Rockford area crashes contrasts with most statistics Video included

A difficult end to the holiday weekend for some families in the Rockford area as they lose loved ones in a string of car crashes across Winnebago County. More>>

UPDATE: Woman identified in fatal car crash on Mulford and Baxter Video included

Emergency officials are responding to a vehicle accident at Mulford and Baxter in Cherry Valley. More>>

Local Muslims react to recent Middle Eastern Violence Video included

A rash of violence in the middle east is hitting close to home for some local Muslims.

US eating habits improve a bit — except among poor

Results from a new study show a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet.

In Milwaukee, Obama speaks of economic opportunity

President Barack Obama has arrived in Milwaukee, where he was greeted at the airport by Gov. Scott Walker and others.

Lucha Cantina fights childhood hunger

One in five kids in our community struggles with hunger — and one local business hopes to change that number. More>>

UPDATE: Victim identified in fatal weekend crash Video included

A woman is dead after a single-vehicle crash near Rockton.Winnebago County Sheriff's police say it happened around noon Sunday in the 4800 block of Freeport Road. More>>

Rockford man announces bid for 2016 presidential run Video included

Randall Counts is running in the 2016 election on the Independent ticket.

Wisconsin man charged after girl eats pot-laced chocolate

A Chippewa Falls man whose daughter nearly died after eating a marijuana-laced chocolate bar faces three criminal charges.

Labor Day cookouts costing more

If you are cooking out today, it might cost you more than usual. More>>

Rockford celebrates at 62nd annual Labor Day parade Video included

The city of Rockford came out to celebrate during the 62nd annual Labor Day Parade. More>>

Lawmakers: Islamic State groups wants to hit US

Lawmakers are warning that the United States and Western Europe are likely to be future targets of Islamic State militants.

Patients to start applying for medical marijuana

On Tuesday agencies will begin taking applications from patients or their registered caregivers for medical marijuana permits.

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