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  • Firefighters practice rescues in apartment

    By Chris Johnson Reporter Working together is key to keeping everyone safe during a fire. Oregon fir ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 1:02 pm
  • Auditor reports on tow fund audit

    The forensic audit of the Ogle County administrative tow fund found that more than $10,000 of expected tow fees are unaccounted for.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • Firefighters build new ramp built for homeowner

    By Chris JohnsonReporterPromises over the years to build a handicapped ramp were finally realized fo ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 1:01 pm
  • Man injured in barn fire

    A rural Rochelle man injured in an Oct. 16 barn fire at his residence remains in critical condition in a Rockford hospital.
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 1:08 pm
  • Tow fund report leaves board with questions

    By Vinde WellsEditorAn auditing firm’s findings about the Ogle County Sheriff’s tow fund left county ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:50 pm
  • Chemicals, paint find their way to hazardous waste collection

    By Chris JohnsonReporterA long line of vehicles was the sight for workers at the hazardous waste col ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:43 pm
  • Trinity Lutheran hosted CROP Walk

    More than 100 walkers of all ages dodged a few rain drops in low 60 degree temperatures Oct. 12 to participate in the 2014 Ogle County CROP Walk hoste ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:56 pm
  • Pete Harkness purchases Oregon dealership

    Sauk Valley Media ​Pete Harkness Auto Group has now established a presence in Ogle County. The Brian ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 1:19 pm
  • Residents voice concerns to village board

    By Vinde WellsEditorMt. Morris residents packed the village board room Tuesday evening to voice thei ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:11 am
  • Household hazardous waste event is Saturday in Oregon

    By Vinde WellsEditorAfter a seven-year hiatus, the Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event has re ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:10 am
  • Committee wants change in bee ordinance for Polo

    By Vinde WellsEditorThe Polo Ordinance Committee agreed last week to recommend that the city council ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:09 am
  • Draft report of tow fund audit report received

    Ogle County Chairman Kim Gouker got a draft report of the administrative tow fund’s forensic audit Tuesday.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:39 pm
  • New administration center taking shape

    By Chris JohnsonReporterWith the masonry work completed, the exterior of the Ogle County Sheriff and ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 1:20 pm
  • City to help with ambulance fuel cost

    The Oregon City Council will spend up to $6,000 to assist with fuel costs for ambulance service in the city limits.
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 12:38 pm
  • Black Hawk repairs await contract approval

    Repairs to the Black Hawk statue may be delayed until spring, but at least the beloved icon will likely spend the winter wrapped in a protective blank ...
    Oct. 21, 2014 - 10:12 pm
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