Christie Battista Makes the Leap to Morning News

Growing up, she once dreamed of becoming a TV reporter. Flash forward a few years and she’s made a big splash in the Rockford area as part of 13WREX’s morning show.

Elliot Grandia: From Rockford to Rockford

He may have come from Michigan, but this morning show news anchor is finding himself quite at home in the Forest City.

Sunny Days Ahead for Morgan Kolkmeyer

The forecast looks bright, indeed, for this cheery new meteorologist, a Rockford native whose career has led her back to the town she loves.