(5-27-15) Dekalb, IL - New figures from the U.S. Census Bureau are indicating that the third biggest city in the state is losing more people than any other in Illinois. Census data provided to Northern Illinois University's Center for Governmental Studies reveal that Rockford's population has had the largest decrease in the state from 2010 to 2014. School officials say if the trend continues, Rockford will be surpassed in population by both Joliet and Naperville.
(5-27-15) Bloomington, IL - An investigation continues after a maintenance mechanic in McLean County was killed in an elevator accident. Authorities say John Hoeniges of Bloomington was discovered late yesterday morning in the elevator shaft at the McLean County Law and Justice Center in Bloomington. It's not known what caused his death.