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  • Fire board appoints Pecatonica man as chief

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comThe Oregon Fire Department is under new leadership.The fire p ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 5:27 pm
  • Wellness fair offers a “tune-up for life”

    The Wellness and Resource Fair provided flu vaccines, health screenings, wellness activities, cooking demonstrations, and even a bit of pampering to t ...
    Oct. 12, 2016 - 5:26 pm
  • Forreston Fire district asks for two tax hikes

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comThe Forreston Fire Protection District is asking taxpayers fo ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:31 pm
  • Armstrong talks about rural farming

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comIt did not take long for farm reporter Max Armstrong to ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:32 pm
  • Defendants ask court to dismiss zoning lawsuit

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comFour of the defendants in a civil case over zoning have asked ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • Iconic vehicle at AOP

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comWhen the iconic form of a hot dog on bun turned onto Jef ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:31 pm
  • Oregon woman receives a festival prize to remember

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comAn Oregon woman won’t soon forget this year’s Autumn on Parad ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:29 pm
  • 32 mile ride was a relaxing way to enjoy the county

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comIt is amazing what can be viewed if you just slow down a ...
    Sept. 29, 2016 - 12:47 pm
  • Oregon's Autumn on Parade is this weekend

    Staff ReportAfter a year of planning, Autumn on Parade officials are putting the final touches on th ...
    Oct. 7, 2016 - 12:42 pm
  • Scenic ride raised money for the Village of Progress

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comWinding country roads and rolling hills greeted an estim ...
    Oct. 4, 2016 - 9:39 am
  • OHS graduate is coaching cross country for NIU

    By Andy Colbert His first love was football, but it was long-distance ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:47 am
  • Autumn on Parade festival is offering a new 60/40 raffle

    Autumn on Parade’s 60/40 Raffle tickets are now available! That’s right…the winner gets 60 percent and Autumn on Parade keeps 40 percent.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • Prairie and the Sea on exhibit at Burpee

    An Oregon artist’s recent oil paintings and pastel sketches are currently being exhibited at the The Burpee Museum in Rockford.
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:22 am
  • Prose is OHS Senior of Distinction

    Johnathan Prose has been chosen as Oregon High School’s Senior of Distinction for August.“Johnathan ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:21 am
  • New sports fields at high school will be examined

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comA possibility of the Forrestville Valley School District ...
    Sept. 23, 2016 - 10:18 am
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