|Albertus Airport – Current Conditions
- Winter Weather Advisory issued February 16 at 3:22AM CST until February 18 at 12:00AM CST by NWS...Accumulating Snow Tonight Through Sunday... .A slow moving winter storm system will spread light to moderate snow across the region tonight through Sunday evening. Snowfall totals of 3 to 7 inches is expected, with the higher amounts occurring over portions of east central and northeast Iowa where the snowfall duration is likely to be around 24 hours or more. Read more »
Shoe Sensation in Freeport Closing Its Doors March 2nd
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — Since opening its first store in 1984, Shoe Sensation has focused on bringing top footwear brands to growing communitiesRead more.
Aurora, Illinois Man Loses Job, Opens Fire On Co-Workers Killing 5, Wounding Another
AURORA, ILLINOIS — Authorities in Aurora, Illinois, say 45-year-old Gary Martin was let go from his job at a manufacturingRead more.
Positive Posts – Share Something Good In The World
Positive Posts is a daily post we share with our viewers of something positive or good that happened in your day. ARead more.
Pearl City Technowolves Head Back To State
PEARL CITY, ILLINOIS — The Pearl City Technowolves headed to the state-level Hopper Tournament on Sunday, January 20, 2019 held atRead more.
Illinois Democrats Propose Repealing Parental Notice Law And Removing Restrictions On Late-Term Abortions
SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS — Illinois Democrats Rep. Emanuel Welch of Hillside and Democratic state Rep. Kelly Cassidy of Chicago have introduced two measures thatRead more.
New House Bill 2864 Would Create Pay Per-Mile Road Usage Charge For Illinois Drivers
ILLINOIS — State Rep. Marcus Evans, (D-Chicago) has just introduced House Bill 2864 which would create a per-mile road usage chargeRead more.
It’s Not A Big Town, But These Six Forreston Students Have Been Recognized As 2019 Illinois State Scholars
FORRESTON — No, it’s not a big town but six students from Forreston High School have been recognized in aRead more.
Highland Holds Big Band Concert And District Art Exhibit Opening
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — The Highland Big Band will hold a concert on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 7:30 p.m. in theRead more.
New University of Illinois Report Shows Chicago Most Corrupt Big City, Illinois 3rd Most Corrupt State
ILLINOIS — The University of Illinois at Chicago department of political science released a report on Monday detailing how Chicago isRead more.
Watch As President Trump Speaks On The National Security & Humanitarian Crisis
WASHINGTON — Watch LIVE as President Trump Speaks on the National Security & Humanitarian Crisis on the Southern Border. President Donald Trump deliveredRead more.
Chesney: “No wage will be high enough if the jobs are siphoned over our borders”
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — State Representative Andrew Chesney (R-Freeport) issued the following statement following yesterday’s vote to increase the minimum wageRead more.
$15 Minimum Wage Passes Illinois House, Heads To Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s Desk
ILLINOIS — A pay increase for minimum wage workers is a little closer to becoming state law. A $15-an-hour minimumRead more.
Tri-Star Metals Steps Up To Become 1st Sponsor of The 2019 Freeport Fireworks
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — Independence day is the day we all come together to celebrate the freedom of living in theRead more.
Chesney Named To Important House Committees, Including Agriculture & Conservation
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — State Representative Andrew Chesney (R-Freeport) announced he has been appointed to the House Agriculture & Conservation CommitteeRead more.
Wet Bandits – Vandals Leave 4 Seasons Bowling Center Sprinkler System On, Get Arrested
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that the crime you might be conjuring upRead more.
‘Zombie Deer’ Disease Found In 17 Illinois Counties And 24 States Could Spread To Humans
ILLINOIS — Animals with a disease known as “zombie deer” have been reported in 17 Illinois counties, as well asRead more.
HCC Lifelong Learning February And March Classes
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS – Highland Community College Lifelong Learning February and March courses include Practical Tips for Life in Retirement, MedicineRead more.
Welcome To The State of Chicago, Our Nation’s 51st State
ILLINOIS — Sounds crazy doesn’t it. Chicago, Illinois its own state? We just cut it off from the rest ofRead more.
Senate Passes Bill To Include Freeport In The Abraham Lincoln National Heritage Area
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate overwhelmingly passed legislation on Tuesday that was introduced by U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and DickRead more.
These Five Freeport Wrestling Champs Head To State This Weekend For The Individual State Tournament in Champaign
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — Five Freeport Wrestling Champs are heading to State this weekend for the Individual State Tournament in Champaign,Read more.
Medicated Students — What If Schools, Not Kids, Are The Problem?
The percent of children estimated to have ADHD has changed over time and while its measurement can vary, the AmericanRead more.
Illinois Lawmakers Try Again For Mandatory LGBTQ Curriculum For Illinois Students K-12
ILLINOIS — Illinois lawmakers again want to require the state’s public schools to teach students about the contributions of lesbian,Read more.
Snowfall Conditions In Freeport On This Snowy Tuesday Morning
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — A look at snowfall conditions in Freeport on this snowy Tuesday morning. Carquest in Freeport will have overRead more.
Children of Divorce Best Served By Equal Parenting – Support Illinois HB 0185 Now
ILLINOIS — It was Martin Luther King who said, “We begin to die the day we begin to be silent onRead more.
Highland’s Hospitality Program Continues To Grow With Addition Of Certificates
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — Students are now able to earn stackable certificates in the Hospitality program at Highland Community College. WhenRead more.
League of Women Voters of Freeport Hosting Public Forum On Water Resource Management
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — The League of Women Voters of Freeport is hosting a public program on water resource management onRead more.
Fourth Snow Emergency Declared For The City of Freeport
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — Due to another impending winter storm, a snow emergency has been declared for the City of Freeport as ofRead more.
$100,000 Winning Freeport Lottery Ticket Still Unclaimed
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — Remember a short while back when we told you there was an unclaimed Illinois Lottery Ticket purchased inRead more.
Annual Meeting Of The Children’s Hands-On Museum To Be Held Feb. 28
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — The Annual Meeting of the Children’s Hands-On Museum will be held on Thursday, February 28 at 6:30Read more.
Local Attorney Shares Thoughts For The Community On Recent Tragedies
FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — As an entire community grapples with recent tragedies and attempts to understand how, and why, and how it moves forward,Read more.