Update: This morning the Rockford Police located the bodies of Danielle Son and Sergio Quiroz at Blackhawk Park. And police located Hand Son and he fled from police. While fleeing from police he struck a police officer … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner® is the area’s leading news site. We bring you breaking news, events, Etc… Be sure to bookmark our site and visit often. WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY: URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Chicago IL 145 PM … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner® is the area’s leading news site. We bring you breaking news, events, Etc… Be sure to bookmark our site and visit often. WIND CHILL WARNING National Weather Service Chicago IL 755 AM CST Sun Dec 31 2017 … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner® is the area’s leading news site. We bring you breaking news, events, Etc… Be sure to bookmark our site and visit often. Here is a quick look at the road conditions across the area from the Illinois … Continue reading →
Accumulating light snow will spread east across the area today as a fast moving weather disturbance approaches. Snow will continue through the afternoon before tapering off to flurries during the evening. Light snow will impact the afternoon and … Continue reading →
Current radar and surface observations show snow slowly working into the area from the west-northwest and should be here by around 11 am. Again, with temperatures as cold as they are, it will be a very fluffy snow … Continue reading →
Just wanted to give everyone a quick update on our snow chances for tomorrow (Thursday). Below is a GIF of the 18Z NAM model for the clipper that will move through tomorrow. Snow looks to begin between 6-8 … Continue reading →
The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Wind Chill Advisory from Midnight tonight until Noon on Wednesday as very cold wind chills in the -15 to -25 range are expected. More information below. We also see … Continue reading →
URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Chicago IL 835 PM CST Mon Dec 25 2017 …First Bitter Cold of the Season Tonight… Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake IL-Ogle-DeKalb-Kane- Including the cities of Rockford, Belvidere, Woodstock, Waukegan, Oregon, DeKalb, Aurora, and … Continue reading →
Happy Christmas Eve Everyone! I would like to give you a quick weather update for anyone out traveling across the area today. Snow entered the area from the southwest this morning and will continue through this afternoon. Due … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner fan sent us the following: “Winnebago County 911 Dispatcher were given a 10 day notice of being PERMANENTLY laid-off at 4 pm tonight. (4 pm Wednesday Sept 20th) Rockford Fire is to take over between … Continue reading →
Just after 2 AM officers were attempting to stop a vehicle in Machesney Park. The vehicle then fled from the officer Victory and Greenview it was doing approximately 80 mph. It then turned westbound across the Harlem bridge … Continue reading →
Rockford Scanner Exclusive: Winnebago County Police Chase Policy
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Suspect Flees From Police, Crashes Vehicle, Is Arrested On February 21, 2017 at about 8:00 p.m., members of the Rockford Police SCOPE team were on patrol in the area of Bruce Street and North Rockton Avenue when … Continue reading →
On February 12, 2017 at approximately 12:50 p.m. Rockford Police officers responded to the 100 block of Flintridge Dr. for an Attempted Robbery. Upon arrival officers met with an eighty four year old male victim. The … Continue reading →
Patchy fog will be possible through late this morning, especially across northwest Indiana. Mostly cloudy skies will continue into tonight. Low pressure will move across the area Tuesday night, bringing a chance of rain to the … Continue reading →
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