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  • Failed power line causes outage at the courthouse

    The Ogle County Courthouse was closed for a few hours Feb. 18 and visiting was canceled at the Ogle County Jail after an electrical supply line failed ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • Polo 4th grader is champion speller

    By Jermaine PigeeSauk Valley MediaBack and forth went Rebekah Zeigler and Lydia Cermak, the final sp ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:09 pm
  • Rauner budget cuts would strain local cities

    By Vinde WellsEditorLocal village and city officials say the state budget cuts proposed by Gov. Bruc ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Polo apartments are slated to receive upgrades

    By Vinde WellsEditorAlthough Ogle County Housing and Urban Development (HUD) were expecting to get f ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:00 pm
  • Hardware store planned for Oregon

    By Vinde WellsEditorAn Oregon businessman’s plan to open an Ace Hardware store in town passed its fi ...
    Feb. 25, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • New vet joins Pines Meadow staff

    By Vinde WellsEditorOregon's newest veterinarian is committed to keeping pets healthy in every way." ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:31 pm
  • Village approves new liquor ordinance

    By Vinde WellsEditorAfter a second do-over, the Mt. Morris Village Board unanimously passed a new or ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:25 pm
  • Scheidecker changes it up, qualifies for state finals

    By Andy ColbertReporterA slow start at the Rockford Guilford Sectional on Feb. 14, did in the Oregon ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:35 pm
  • Stillman's Lady Cardinals end season at sectional

    Stillman Valley’s run in the girls post season ended Feb. 16 at the Spring Valley Sectional when the Lady Cardinals lost to Kankakee Bishop McNamara 6 ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:21 pm
  • Schafer, Reckamp earn awards from Oregon Park District

    The Oregon Park District recently presented Community Service Awards to Nicole Schafer and Julie Reckamp.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Oregon Park District receives agency award

    The Oregon Park District was awarded the Distinguished Agency Accreditation by the Illinois Association of Park Districts and the Illinois Parks and R ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Title search authorized on old hotel property

    By Chris JohnsonReporterA title search will help pave the way for the demolition of a three-story br ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • Two are suspected in vehicle burglaries at SV high school

    By Vinde WellsEditorTwo people arrested last week for vehicle burglaries in Roscoe are suspects in s ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:59 pm
  • Man accused of molesting teen

    A Davis Junction man was arrested Monday on a charge that he sexually molested a 15-year-old girl.Ag ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:58 pm
  • Farmers concerned over enforcement of truck length law

    By Vinde WellsEditorResidents of the rural Ogle County voiced their concerns to the county board Tue ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:58 pm
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