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17-year-old arrested and charged with armed robbery

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A 17-year-old Rockford boy was arrested and charged with armed robbery Friday. The suspects name and picture has not been released at this time due to his age. Rockford Police Officers responded to the 1900 block of North Rockton Avenue Friday for reports of an armed robber

WIFR - 2018-01-21 06:54:00

Freeport dances its way to the Class 2A IHSA state competition

SYCAMORE, Ill. (WIFR) -- A week after winning the NIC-10, Freeport sets its sights on state with sectionals at Sycamore High School. The Pretzels were able to dance their way to Grossinger Motors Arena in Bloomington for next weekend's state competition. In Class 1A, Boylan Catholic finished in thir

WIFR - 2018-01-21 04:33:00

Rock Falls man arrested for armed robbery at Sterling Subway

STERLING, IL (KWQC) -- A Rock Falls man has been arrested for armed robbery at a Subway restaurant in Sterling, Illinois this afternoon. 24-year-old Joshua Tabor of Rock Falls was arrested for attempting to rob the Subway on East Lincoln Way with a knife. Tabor was charged with armed violence and a

KWQC - 2018-01-21 05:01:00

Rockford woman killed in McHenry County crash identified

The name of the Rockford woman who died in a car crash in McHenry County Wednesday has been released. According to the McHenry County Coroner, Sarah E. Wells, 27, of Rockford, died after a two-car crash on Route 176 in the unincorporated town of Union, McHenry County. She died from blunt force traum

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-20 01:15:00

Plane crash in Grand Detour - WREX.com - Rockford's News Leader

A plane crashes into the Rock River in Grand Detour, Illinois, on Saturday. Illinois State Police say there were two people in the plane when it crashed into the river. Police report those two victims have non-life threatening injuries. No fatalities are being reported at this time. Grand Detour i

13 WREX-TV - 2018-01-21 00:01:00

Traffic stop leads to seizure of almost 40 grams of cocaine in Dixon

DIXON, Illinois - A Dixon, IL man is facing drug charges after being found with large amounts of cocaine during a traffic stop. Dixon police arrested 48-year-old Dennis Milby just after 12 p.m. on Saturday, January, 20. They say he faces felony drug charges. Police say it happened in the 600 bl

OURQUADCITIES.COM - 2018-01-20 23:30:38

Winnebago County Jail inmate dies in custody

ROCKFORD - A 19-year-old man died early Saturday morning in the Winnebago County Jail. Winnebago County Jail corrections officers checked on Justin Matthews' cell at 5 a.m., and he seemed fine, said Illinois State Police Sgt. Sam Thomas, commander of the Winnebago-Boone Integrity Task Force, which

ROCKFORD REGISTER-STAR - 2018-01-21 00:04:33

East Boys Roll Freeport At Home

ROCKFORD - East improves to 15-7 on the season with a 80-56 win over Freeport at home Friday night. For highlights click on the media player. Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. ROCKFORD - East imp

MYSTATELINE.COM - 2018-01-20 07:12:20

Three Livonia high school students arrested for falsely reporting an accident

LIVONIA, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - Livingston County Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty reports that two juveniles and one 16-year-old have been charged in regards to a threat to the Livonia School District. Deputies say the Livonia School District received a message on their school tip line on January 17 warning o

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-01-19 17:48:33

Gallery: Women's march event in Seneca Falls

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CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-20 21:30:00

Pair arrested at Canandaigua hotel on drug charges

A Canandaigua woman and Rochester man were arrested this past week on multiple drug charges after deputies searching their hotel room reported finding a cache of drugs packaged for sale. Arrested were Ted J. Edmunds, 39, of 20 Epworth St. in Rochester, and Ashley K. Hammer, 28, who was listed as bei


Ontario Pathways grooming for skiers

Volunteers are keeping sections of the rail trail good for cross country skiing Ontario Pathways, a 25-mile system of recreation trails in Ontario County, is a good choice this season for cross-country skiers. Not only have the recent snows left a nice base, but volunteers have been braving the cold

MPNNOW - 2018-01-20 02:10:27

Convicted felon accused of murder in 2015 shooting death

A man in federal custody following a drug conviction has been indicted in connection with a 2015 homicide. Terrence Lewis, 25, appeared in Monroe County Court Thursday morning where an indictment was unsealed, charging him with second-degree murder, said Rochester police investigator Frank Camp. Lew


Crews battle downtown Canandaigua water main break

CANANDAIGUA - City Department of Public Works crews spent the better part of the day Thursday repairing a water main break at Main and Bristol streets, tying up manpower and traffic as a result. According to Jim Sprague, director of public works, crews were called at approximately 7 a.m. Thursday to


FEMA amends shoreline disaster area to include Monroe and Cayuga counties

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Why did the water rise so high on Lake Ontario this spring. We examine a few of the explanations that are floating about. Steve Orr Two months after omitting municipalities in Monroe and Cayuga counties from its Lake Ontario flooding disaster area, federal offici

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-01-19 19:45:43

Kids and a carnival make for a fun day at the Canandaigua Y

The fourth annual Kiwanis Kids Carnival had everything, even a pirate CANANDAIGUA - Eyepatch-wearing, cape-swirling, boot-clicking Patrick McAlpin had kids won over with his first "arrrrr." "I'm Patrick the Pirate, arrrrr," growled McAlpin as he swaggered from group to group Saturday at the fourth a

MPNNOW - 2018-01-21 00:52:08

Federal government shutdown? What shutdown?

Lawmakers failed to pass a spending bill on Friday, sending the federal government into shutdown limbo. After the federal spending authority expired at midnight Saturday, federal workers deemed "non-essential" were furloughed, a temporary layoff. "Essential" federal workers are still on the job. Am

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-01-21 02:13:01

Long Branch fire: Cigarette may have started blaze that displaced 7 people

Subscribed, but don't have a login? LONG BRANCH - Mariana Castro smelled smoke as she was about to fall asleep early Saturday morning and immediately thought it was just one of her downstairs neighbors smoking. But "something told me to check my window and all I saw a was black smoke. I ran to my so

ASBURY PARK PRESS - 2018-01-20 16:18:14

Dealing with crypto and the IRS | Szymanski

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's crypto! Streaking like a comet through the investment world! My last column dealt with some basic information to help everyone understand exactly what crypto (including Bitcoin) is, how it came to be, and how it is rapidly being used globally as a currency or money re

NJ.COM - 2018-01-21 12:00:00

Newark Airport: TV crew charged after attempt to bring fake bomb through security

Flying can be stressful, but getting booted off a plane is even more quizzing. Here are 6 ways you can get booted off your flight. Wochit-All Two New Jersey people were among nine people of a TV crew that were arrested at Newark Liberty International Airport after attempting to bring a fake bomb th

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 17:03:45