WNIJ – Fifty-one House Republicans have joined the recently-formed Congressional Tea Party Caucus. The caucus pledges to promote the Tea Party's ideals of limited government, fiscal responsibility, and adherence to the Constitution. But, not every conservative is on board. WNIJ's, Susan Stephens, reports on why Congress members from our region haven't signed on:
Rockford, IL – The impact of the trial of former governor Rod Blagojevich continues to conjure up emotions from just about everyone in Illinois. That includes former judge and Winnebago County State's Attorney Paul Logli.
Rockford – There's free labor to be had in the Rockford/Belvidere area for businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies. Businesses looking to sign up can call 815-713-7568. WNIJ's Christopher Hosken has all the details about this youth summer jobs program.
WNIJ – DeKalb Mayor, Kris Povlsen, says undesirable changes are in store for his city if incoming revenues don't begin to match an increasing demand for services. Povlsen delivered his State of The City comments Wednesday. WNIJ's Christopher Hosken filed this report: