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  • Tornado press conference

    Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner and Ill. Rep Tom Demmer talk about the tornados during an April 10 press conference in Flagg Center.
    April 14, 2015 - 7:56 pm
  • Tornado Survivors

    Raymond Kramer, Ashton, talks about what it was like to be at Grubsteakers during the April 9 tornado.
    April 14, 2015 - 7:56 pm
  • Press Conference on April 9 Tornado

    Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner and Ogle County Sheriff Brian VanVickle addressed the media Friday, April 10 at noon to discuss the tornado that struck ...
    April 10, 2015 - 2:54 pm
  • Public Safety Complex Open House

    A ceremonial ribbon cutting and open house was held April 8 at the new Ogle County Public Safety Complex.
    April 9, 2015 - 3:42 pm
  • Forreston Vs. Ridgeview

    The Forreston Cardinals took on Ridgeview March 14 in the IHSA Class 1A Third Place Game in Peoria. Forreston lost 53-35.
    March 18, 2015 - 10:46 am
  • Forreston Vs. Mounds (Meridian)

    The Forreston Cardinals took on Mounds (Meridian) March 13 in Peoria in the opening game at state. Forreston lost the game 50-35.
    March 18, 2015 - 10:41 am
  • Forreston wins Super Sectional

    The Forreston Cardinals defeated Chicago St. Francis De Sales 67-53 March 10 to win the NIU Super Sectional Championship. Watch a video of some highli ...
    March 12, 2015 - 11:42 am
  • Cardinals defeat Aquin

    Watch some unedited video clips from the Eastland Sectional basketball game. Forreston defeated Aquin 59-58 and advanced to the DeKalb (NIU) Supersect ...
    March 7, 2015 - 11:00 am
  • Reader Poll

    What do you think of Ogle County's ban on E-cigarettes in public places?
    I like it
    I don't like it
    I have no idea what an E-cigarette is
    I have no opinion