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  • Dixon man is hurt in crash

    A Dixon man was injured Monday afternoon when the car he was driving collided with a grain truck four miles north of Polo.
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:48 pm
  • Habitat home blessed on Sunday

    By Chris JohnsonReporterWhat makes a house a home is more than four walls and a roof over your head. ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:46 pm
  • Mt. Morris garage destroyed in fire

    By Vinde Wells Editor The cause of a fire that destroyed a garage in Mt. Morris Tuesday morning has ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:53 pm
  • Honey bees relocated after hive found in tree

    By Vinde WellsEditorA swarm of honey bees found in a hollow tree in Oregon last week have been reloc ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • Howl’oween event something to bark about

    By Vinde Wells Editor Cashew was getting a last-minute costume adjustment, Holly had her mind on hig ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:52 pm
  • 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
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