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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.Stanley E. Rodabau ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:48 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 relocated for the winter.“We’ve moved them to ...
    Oct. 29, 2014 - 4:42 pm
  • Firefighters practice rescues in apartment

    By Chris Johnson Reporter Working together is key to keeping everyone safe during a fire. Oregon firefighters were working on that exact kin ...
    Oct. 23, 2014 - 1:02 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. Norman Gruben, 8 ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 1:08 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. In addi ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 1:07 pm
  • New administration center taking shape

    By Chris JohnsonReporterWith the masonry work completed, the exterior of the Ogle County Sheriff and Coroner Administration Center has taken ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 1:20 pm

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  • Roy Van Raden

    Roy Van RadenRoy Van Raden, 96, Forreston, died on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 at Presence St. Joseph Ce ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Hazel V.A. Schwiegart

    Hazel V.A. SchwiegartHazel Vivian Anna Schwiegart, 97, Forreston, died on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 at ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Dorothy V. Martin

    Dorothy V. MartinDorothy V. Martin, 92, Rockford, died on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 at Neighbors Nursing ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • Robert B. Pelsma

    Robert B. PelsmaRobert B. Pelsma, 91, Rockford, former longtime Oregon resident, died Wednesday Oct. ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:54 pm
  • James A. Daws

    James A. DawsJames Alvin Daws, 76, Forreston, died on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in Spokane Wash. He was ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • Barbara Jean Bordner

    Barbara JeanBordnerBarbara Jean “Jeannie” Bordner, 84, Mt. Morris, died on Thursday October 16, 2014 ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:52 pm
  • Orrie L. Allen

    Orrie L. AllenOrrie Lee Allen, 65, Oregon, died at 1:08 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at Rockford M ...
    Oct. 22, 2014 - 12:52 pm
  • James O. Nelson Sr.

    James O. Nelson Sr. James “Jim” Owen Nelson Sr., 61, Ridott, died on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014 at Swedish ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Josephine D. Harshbarger

    Josephine D. HarshbargerJosephine “Jo” D. Harshbarger, 94, Dixon, died on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, at ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:15 am
  • Corrine J. Pannkuk

    Corrine J. PannkukCorrine J. Pannkuk, 71, Shannon, died on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014 at Serenity Home,Or ...
    Oct. 15, 2014 - 11:11 am