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Rockford Scanner™: Robbery At Strip Mall In Rockford

Where at: 160 N Mulford Rd/at strip mall on Mulford Rd. A robbery is being reported that happened today in Rockford. It happened at approximately 3:20 this afternoon, at 160 N Mulford Road, the Check n’ Go. There was a robbery a few weeks ago at the laundromat in...
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Police arrest three in major Rockford drug bust

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), Rockford Police Gang Unit, and the StateLine Area Narcotics Team cooperated in the arrest of three people in a major Rockford drug investigation. Rockford Police said the investigation had been on-going for the past few months. On Wednesday, June 22nd, five search warrants were executed […]
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Why are planes flying over Rockford?

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Seeing low-flying planes buzzing in the sky over Rockford Tuesday morning? Those planes are part of the Illinois Department of Agriculture’s effort to control the Spongy Moth population by spraying a pheromone to prevent the insects from breeding. According to the IDOA, Lymantria dispar, aka Spongy Moth, is a non-native pest […]

Major Drug Bust in Rockford: Multiple charges stemming from a joint narcotics investigation with the Rockford Police Department and the DEA-Chicago Division

Multiple charges stemming from a joint narcotics investigation with the Rockford Police Department. and the DEA-Chicago Division Rockford Resident Office. During the past few months, the Rockford Police Department Narcotics Unit,. along with the DEA-Chicago Division Rockford Resident Office, received information regarding. individuals selling narcotics in the City of Rockford...

Man Charged With Strangulation Battery and Assault With a Firearm

Just before noon on Friday June 24, Ogle County Deputies responded to Lindenwood in reference to a domestic disturbance that occurred on Thursday. After an investigation, Deputies arrested 23-year-old Jonathan Brown of Lindenwood for Aggravated Domestic Battery (Strangulation) and Aggravated Assault with a Firearm. Brown was transported to the Ogle...

DEA, Rockford police arrest 3 for large quantity of drugs, cash

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) - A major sting at five separate addresses in Rockford sent three men to the Winnebago County jail on Wednesday. Trayvontae Grant, 28; Darone McNamer, 41 and Mandy McNamer, 45 face possession with intent to deliver fentanyl, cocaine and cannabis, and calculated criminal drug conspiracy charges. On...

Driver Cited Following Two Vehicle Crash Friday Evening

On Friday evening of June 24, Ogle County Deputies, Lynn Scott Rock, and Rochelle Fire/EMS responded to the intersection of East Illinois Route 64 and North IL Route 251 for a two-vehicle accident with unknown injuries. After investigation, it was determined a Dodge Ram, driven by 44-year-old Ruslan Aldamov of...

Flags lining funeral route of Machesney Park Marine

MACHESNEY PARK, Ill. (WTVO) — Corporal Nathan Carlson’s body will return home to Machesney Park this week. The Marine died along with four others when their helicopter crashed during training earlier this month. A non-profit that lines funeral routes for military and first responders will be in the area this week. “The Flagman’s Mission Continues” […]

Illinois Man Booked On 2020 Warrant

An Illinois man was booked into the Daviess Dekalb Regional Jail Friday on two warrants from December of 2020. Forty-eight-year-old Roy E Adams was arrested by Shelby County authorities on a warrant for alleged Failure to Appear on traffic tickets from September 2020 for alleged speeding and no seatbelt. Total bond was set at $185.

Randal “Randy” Lee Erickson, 70

Randal “Randy” Lee Erickson, 70, of Somonauk, Illinois passed away Saturday, June 25, 2022 at his home in Lake Holiday, Somonauk, IL. He was born January 9, 1952 in Aurora, Colorado the son of Lesley and Bettie (Wald) Erickson. He was employed as a plumber and electrician for over 50 years. Randy served as a building inspector in many towns. He previously owned and operated Leslie’s Lounge and Slots in Somonauk, IL. He enjoyed rooting for the Cubs and Bears. He loved boating on his pontoon boat. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Rockford Scanner™: Traffic Alert in Rockford, Avoid the Area

ROCKFORD – Beginning Monday June 27th, the Water Division will be making an. emergency water main repair in the 300 block of South Church St. South Church St. will be reduced to one lane beginning at Elm St to all traffic heading southbound. Proper traffic controls will be in...

Another Batavia Township break in reported, MSP are investigating

BATAVIA TOWNSHIP, MI (WTVB) – Michigan State Police Troopers say they are investigating a report of a breaking and entering in the 300 block of West Chicago in Batavia Township that took place on Monday. The breaking and entering happened sometime between 6:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.. Troopers say...

Oregon Takeover Week: Oregon Park District

We’re kicking off Oregon Takeover Week with the Oregon Park District! There is so much to do outdoors in Oregon, start your trip at the parks! Head to to see everything they have to offer.