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  • MVP was surprised twice

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comWhat happens when an award recipient leaves the area bef ...
    June 17, 2015 - 4:47 pm
  • Ambulance top priority for new fire chief

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comOregon’s new fire chief hopes to get the community more invol ...
    June 17, 2015 - 4:16 pm
  • Law enforcement steps up for Torch Run

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comLocal athletes received the send off of a lifetime last ...
    June 17, 2015 - 4:15 pm
  • Board moves ahead with tank removal

    By Vinde Wells vwells@oglecountynews.com The Ogle County Board moved ahead Tuesday with plans to cre ...
    June 17, 2015 - 4:42 pm
  • Van destroyed in fire

    A mini-van was destroyed June 10 in a fire that started under its hood.The vehicle was parked outsid ...
    June 12, 2015 - 2:43 pm
  • Two arrested for burglaries

    A Forreston man and a Mt. Morris juvenile have been arrested for burglarizing three Ogle County businesses.
    June 12, 2015 - 12:58 pm
  • Council approves Planning Commission appointments

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comOregon Mayor Ken Williams’ recommendations for the city’ ...
    June 10, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Brown Bag Concerts, garage sales start on Friday

    The Oregon Chamber of Commerce, Oregon Park District, and Oregon retailers are inviting you to join them in Oregon on Friday, June 12 for plenty of de ...
    June 10, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • Perfect weather for Summer Daze

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comA variety of new and returning favorite games and compet ...
    June 10, 2015 - 4:11 pm
  • Relay for Life raises $56,000 to fight cancer

    By Sarah ZunigaCorrespondentCancer survivors, caregivers, and those helping to find a cure came toge ...
    June 10, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Judge reduces bond, but sets strict conditions

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comAn Ogle County judge reduced the bond last week of a man who ...
    June 10, 2015 - 4:08 pm
  • Exhumation yields few clues about 1948 murders

    By Vinde Wells vwells@oglecountynews.com The exhumation of a Rockford man murdered in 1948 has yield ...
    June 4, 2015 - 2:53 pm
  • Judge denies bond reduction for second time

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comA Peoria man was unsuccessful last week on a second attempt t ...
    June 10, 2015 - 4:27 pm
  • Offsite prep work has been ongoing for statue repairs

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comWhile nothing has been happening onsite to repair the Black H ...
    June 3, 2015 - 5:22 pm
  • 1,000 turn out for Grubsteakers benefit

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comHundreds of people turned out May 30 to help an Ogle County r ...
    June 3, 2015 - 5:21 pm
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