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  • Teacher went home to Fairdale to avoid storm

    By Vinde Wells Editor Oregon High School teacher Kim Radostits decided to head for home a little ear ...
    April 16, 2015 - 2:16 pm
  • “Stormy” and wife ride out storm in storm cellar

    By Jermaine PigeeSauk Valley MediaRaymond “Stormy” Kramer heard that sound before. But never quite l ...
    April 16, 2015 - 1:51 pm
  • Parrot likely displaced by tornado helped by utility worker

    By Vinde WellsEditorA parrot is one of several lost pets that Ogle County Animal Control officials a ...
    April 16, 2015 - 1:50 pm
  • Tornado destroys farm buildings

    By Andy ColbertReporterIn much the same way Ogle County is noted for the natural beauty of its state ...
    April 16, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • EF4 tornado demolishes 30 homes

    By Vinde WellsEditorClean-up efforts continue after an EF4 tornado packing 200 mph winds damaged 179 ...
    April 16, 2015 - 1:48 pm
  • Tornado wipes out popular Grubsteakers restaurant

    By Andy ColbertReporterA large rack containing spices near the backside of what had been Grubsteaker ...
    April 16, 2015 - 1:52 pm
  • Municipalities will not receive full MFT for March

    By Chris JohnsonReporterMunicipalities have lost a portion of one month’s worth of motor fuel tax (M ...
    April 8, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • Two incumbents off village board

    By Vinde WellsEditorTwo incumbents were unseated Tuesday in their bids for re-election to the Mt. Mo ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:13 pm
  • Polo council considers change to liquor code

    By Vinde WellsEditorThe Polo Liquor Code may be amended to allow a one-time event that could bring h ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:12 pm
  • High vote getters weren’t all winners

    By Chris JohnsonReporterThe Polo School Board will have a change in members following Tuesday’s cons ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:12 pm
  • Election day glitches keep officials busy

    By Vinde WellsEditorUnusual situations in two polling places Tuesday morning meant making some quick ...
    April 8, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Voters say yes to ambulance service

    By Vinde WellsEditorVoters gave a resounding yes Tuesday to paying taxes to support an ambulance ser ...
    April 8, 2015 - 4:13 pm
  • Williams voted in as mayor

    By Chris JohnsonReporterOregon voters have selected Ken Williams as their next mayor.In a three-way ...
    April 8, 2015 - 1:09 pm
  • Kunes Country purchases Oregon dealership

    By Vinde WellsEditorAn Oregon Auto dealership has a new owner for the second time in less than a yea ...
    April 8, 2015 - 11:44 am
  • Woman uses talents to raise Parkinson’s awareness

    By Vinde WellsEditorAn Adeline woman is using her creative abilities to raise public awareness about ...
    April 1, 2015 - 12:26 pm
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