Hockey: Blackhawks send Dahlstrom, Tuulola to Rockford

ROCKFORD - The Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday announced they have assigned defensemen Carl Dahlstrom and Joni Tuulola to the Rockford IceHogs. Dahlstrom, 23, capped a standout year with the IceHogs in 2017-18 with a career-high 28 points…

Chicago Blackhawks trim roster to 33

CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks, on Saturday, announced that they have trimmed their roster to 33 players. The following players were assigned to the Rockford IceHogs: Andrew Campbell, Dennis Gilbert, Matheson Iacopelli, Graham Knott,…

Belvidere woman jailed for false threat

BELVIDERE - A Belvidere woman is behind bars for allegedly transmitting a false threat of violence against a person at a local school while school was in session. According police spokesmen, Sabrina Andrews, 20, was arrested Thursday as…

Man arrested on gun, drug charges

ROCKFORD - A Rockford man was arrested on a handful of charges Thursday, after police say he was in possession of drugs and an illegal firearm. Drake A. Stewart, 36, was arrested by Winnebago County Sheriff's deputies during a narcotics…

Arrest made in violent robberies

ROCKFORD - A Rockford man faces charges in two violent robberies in Rockford, police reported Thursday. Joseph Collins, 20, faces two counts of aggravated battery and a single count of robbery in two separate incidents. Police say the first…

Rockford Police probe three armed robberies

ROCKFORD - The Rockford Police Department is investigating three armed robberies that occurred withing the last two days. The first incident happened at 7 a.m.,Tuesday, Sept. 18 in the 3200 block of Gilbert Avenue. The victim claimed he…

New charges filed in criminal investigation

ROCKFORD - A Rockford man faces new charges linked to several crimes in the city. On Sept. 1, Rockford Police officers arrested 28-year-old Jawan Robinson-Jones for aggravated battery to a senior citizen and attempted robbery for an…

IceHogs announce training camp schedule

The Rockford IceHogs on Tuesday announced their 2018 Training Camp schedule. The IceHogs begin their 20th season of professional hockey, and 12th as the top affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks, with their first official practice of the…

One dead in Rockford shooting

ROCKFORD - The Rockford Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that happened in the 2200 block of Sharon Avenue early Saturday morning, Officers arrived on the scene at approximately 5 a.m., and located a Hispanic male…

Police probe shooting incident

ROCKFORD – The Rockford Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred on the city’s west side. On Tuesday, Sept. 4, shortly before 10:30 p.m., officers responded to the 400 block of South Henrietta Avenue in reference to a…

Wisconsin DNR approves 4 air permits for Foxconn

The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources approved four air permits Tuesday for the Foxconn Technology Group campus in the southeast corner of the state, despite objections that the massive plant will increase smog emissions.