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  • Mt. Morris killed in crash

    An Mt. Morris man died Tuesday afternoon after he was ejected from his sport utility vehicle in a roll-over crash southeast of Mt. Morris.
    May 6, 2015 - 12:47 pm
  • Polo man dies in motorcycle accident

    A Polo man was killed May 2 when the motorcycle he was driving failed to negotiate a curve.Douglas A ...
    May 6, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • IEMA official praises tornado response

    By Vinde WellsEditorOgle County’s emergency crews drew praise from a state official for their respon ...
    May 6, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • Man dies in work-related accident

    A Kentucky man died April 30 in a work-related incident on the Canadian Pacific railroad tracks on North Baileyville Road approximately a mile north o ...
    May 4, 2015 - 5:50 pm
  • Scout helps cleans up historic building

    By Chris JohnsonReporterA Boy Scout is doing his part to help preserve history.Tanner Clayton, 12, i ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:14 am
  • Oregon woman charged with fraud

    An Oregon woman remains in the Ogle County Jail on charges that last month she misappropriated the property of a financial institution and defrauded t ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:11 am
  • One hurt in rollover on Chana Road

    A Rochelle woman was injured Monday when the sports utility vehicle she was driving overturned on Chana Road approximately 10 miles southeast of Orego ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Man held on $1M bond for charges

    By Vinde WellsEditorA Rockford man is being held in the Ogle County Jail in lieu of a $1 million bon ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:10 am
  • Ground broken for new Habitat home

    Eight-year-old Maya Sotelo didn’t mind that she needed a little bit of help to get her shovel full of dirt during the groundbreaking for her family’s ...
    May 5, 2015 - 7:54 pm
  • Village Board raises sewer fees

    By Vinde WellsEditorSewer bills will be going up for Mt. Morris residents.The village board voted un ...
    May 5, 2015 - 7:54 pm
  • LFR may change dates next year

    By Vinde WellsEditorSecuring a carnival may mean changing the traditional dates of Mt. Morris’ annua ...
    May 5, 2015 - 8:17 pm
  • Black Hawk placed on Most Endangered list

    By Vinde WellsEditorThe Black Hawk Statue has been named to the state’s list of Most Endangered Hist ...
    April 30, 2015 - 12:45 pm
  • New Oregon mayor, council sworn in

    By Chris Johnson Reporter Officials got right to business as soon as the new Oregon City Council was ...
    May 1, 2015 - 11:20 am
  • Chief retires after 38 years on fire department

    By Vinde Wells Editor Being able to help his neighbors was one of the reasons Oregon Fire Chief Don ...
    May 6, 2015 - 12:29 pm
  • County officials praise tornado response

    By Vinde WellsEditorOgle County officials voiced their approval last week of how relief and recovery ...
    May 5, 2015 - 2:56 pm
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