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GPS Farmers Market opens Thursday

The outdoor GPS Farmers Market will open this Thursday. The event runs from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.; live music starts at 5 p.m. More>>

Union Dairy celebrates 101 years of service

Serving the Freeport community for 101 years, Union Dairy wants to prove it is more then just a sweet spot to stop in the city. More>>

Where You Live: Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home

The 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan, grew up in Dixon. More>>

WHERE YOU LIVE: WREX is LIVE at 5&6 from the Summerfield Zoo

Tune in tonight at 5 & 6 as WREX takes our newscasts LIVE for our Where You Live tour. 13 News' Sean Muserallo will broadcast from the Summerfield Zoo. More>>

Summerfield Zoo continues to rebuild as opening day quickly approaches

More than a dozen volunteers were at Summerfield Zoo, Thursday making repairs as it prepares for opening day. More>>

Belvidere's Chrysler plant wins highest environmental award

Fiat Chrysler announces its new body shop at the Belvidere Assembly Plant has received the highest environmental award: the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Gold Green Building System certification. More>>

Chief Black Hawk statue on endangered landmark list

Photo taken by Elwood Mott Photo taken by Elwood Mott

The Chief Black Hawk statue near Oregon is officially a top 10 endangered landmark in Illinois. More>>

WREX will be LIVE at Summerfield Zoo ahead of opening

Summerfield Zoo will still open as planned even after a devastating tornado killed two animals and damaged fences and sheds. More>>

WREX will be 'Where You Live'

We here at WREX are excited to announce we're back for our "Where You Live" tour! We'll be in your county during the next five weeks in an effort to thank and spend more time with our communities!  More>>

Dixon Boston Terrier wins 'Best of Breed' at Westminster

A Dixon "resident" is a bit of a celebrity in town after winning Best of Breed this year at the Westminster Dog Show. More>>

Teacher of the Week: Mrs. Ann Sullivan of Hiawatha Elementary

Making the kids feel comfortable when starting a full day of school is one of the most important things a teacher can do. More>>

Freeport hopes to use some pedal power to jumpstart the downtown economy

Freeport's downtown hopes to cash in on a new path that connects the Pretzel City to Madison. More>>

Teacher of the Week: Mrs. Williams

Taylor Park Elementary's Amber Williams is special to many in Freeport.

Freeport dyslexia center aims to help children overcome the condition

Dyslexia affects 1 out of every 5 people, and a facility in Freeport is working to help children and their families overcome this condition. More>>

'100 Women Who Care' aims to raise $10,000 for Stephenson County charities

One hour, one night: That's all the time a group of women in Stephenson County hope they need to help the community with a big donation.

WHERE YOU LIVE: WREX stops in Winnebago County

Our first stop on the WREX "Where You Live" tour was in Winnebago County at the Harlem-Roscoe Fire Department. Thanks goes to the fire department for hosting us! More>>

WHERE YOU LIVE: WREX broadcasts from the Oregon Train Depot

WREX broadcasted live during our 5 and 6 p.m. newscasts from the Oregon Train Depot as part of our new "Where You Live" initiative. whereyoulive@wrex.com. More>>

SLIDESHOW: 'Where You Live' photos from Ogle County

WREX asked viewers to send photos of their community for our "Where You Live" initiative. These photos features scenes from around Ogle County. More>>

The history behind the Oregon Train Depot

Its more than a century old, been through two fires, but still stands tall in the Oregon community. More>>

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