Cubs Say Again That Ben Zobrist Won't Be Back 'Anytime Soon'
The 2016 World Series MVP has been on the "restricted list" since May 8th, but as more time goes by, there's less chance of him ever returning to the Cubs.
After Chicago, Rockford Leads The State In DUI Arrests
Not including Chicago, Rockford police made the most DUI arrests (552) in 2018, according to a report by The Alliance Against Intoxicated Motorists.
Rockford Is 2nd Highest Nationally For Positive Heartworm Tests
If you're not a pet owner, you may not know anything about heartworms in pets. If you are, you should know how serious it can be.
Congressman Adam Kinzinger on House Politics, Iran, Drug Prices
We asked 16th District Congressman Adam Kinzinger about the open warfare going on between House Democrats, Iranian aggression, and transparency in drug pricing.
Glitch Is Causing Illinois Unemployment Checks To Be Delayed
Actually, the reason being given is a "database error," but whatever you may call it, the result is the same: delayed payment.
Dixon Mom Arrested For Driving With Kids On Roof Of Her Car
Her kids were sitting on the roof of the car holding down an inflatable pool. What could go wrong?
Chicago Cops: There's An Alligator In Humboldt Park Lagoon
Let's think about this...which works better, posting a "No Swimming" sign or pointing out a 5-foot alligator in the water?
Illinois Authorities Encourage Residents To Earthquake Prep
Don't worry, we're not expecting an earthquake like California just experienced--but it never hurts to take some time to prepare in case the unthinkable happens.
Got A Gnat Problem? Here Are Some Tips On Getting Rid Of Them
It's one thing to deal with mosquitoes, but this plague of gnats that we're currently experiencing here in Northern Illinois is getting on people's nerves.
Put On Your Cow Costume, Get Free Food At Chik-fil-A On Tuesday
C'mon, it's not like you won't be wearing a cow costume anyway, right? Right? Maybe it's just me.
Cops VS. Firefighters: The Battle of The Badges Starts This Week
It could get pretty bloody...and that's exactly what everyone's hoping for.
Here Are The Stateline Area Spots To Catch Fireworks On The 4th
We're a week out from a bunch of Independence Day celebrations, so we thought we'd let you know that when it comes to fireworks, you've got options.
Wisconsin Police Respond To Reports Of A Wayward Kangaroo
When they got the initial reports of a kangaroo roving about the town of Grand Chute, the police department...wait for it...hopped to it (sorry).
German Farmer Deals With Problem Illinois Farmers Don't Have
Farmers here in Illinois have to deal with the weather, pests, market prices, and more to get their very tough jobs done. In Germany, you can add "unexploded ordinance" to the mix.
Governor Pritzker To Sign Recreational Weed Bill Into Law Today
Governor Pritzker campaigned on it, and today at a news conference in Chicago, he plans on signing recreational marijuana into law.
Illinois Adds New Laws, But Leaves Old, Weird Laws Still On Books
Sure, we're adding new laws like making distracted driving a moving violation, but it's still against the law for girls to throw snowballs in Mount Pulaski?