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  • Stillman's Lady Cardinals end season at sectional

    Stillman Valley’s run in the girls post season ended Feb. 16 at the Spring Valley Sectional when the Lady Cardinals lost to Kankakee Bishop McNamara 6 ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:21 pm
  • Schafer, Reckamp earn awards from Oregon Park District

    The Oregon Park District recently presented Community Service Awards to Nicole Schafer and Julie Reckamp.
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:10 pm
  • Oregon Park District receives agency award

    The Oregon Park District was awarded the Distinguished Agency Accreditation by the Illinois Association of Park Districts and the Illinois Parks and R ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:24 pm
  • Title search authorized on old hotel property

    By Chris JohnsonReporterA title search will help pave the way for the demolition of a three-story br ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:06 pm
  • Two are suspected in vehicle burglaries at SV high school

    By Vinde WellsEditorTwo people arrested last week for vehicle burglaries in Roscoe are suspects in s ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:59 pm
  • Man accused of molesting teen

    A Davis Junction man was arrested Monday on a charge that he sexually molested a 15-year-old girl.Ag ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:58 pm
  • Farmers concerned over enforcement of truck length law

    By Vinde WellsEditorResidents of the rural Ogle County voiced their concerns to the county board Tue ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:58 pm
  • Board settles lawsuit with ex-superintendent

    By Vinde Wells Editor A three-year dispute between the Byron School Board and a former superintenden ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 4:18 pm
  • County board approves contract with sheriff’s employees

    By Vinde WellsEditorOgle County Sheriff’s Department employees will be getting raises thanks to a ne ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:57 pm
  • Fritz appointed to county board

    By Vinde WellsEditorA Monroe Center man was appointed to the Ogle County Board Tuesday to fill a vac ...
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • Brrrr...it's still cold outside

    Dangerously low temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills continue to be in the forecast for much of the Midwest this week. 
    Feb. 18, 2015 - 3:56 pm
  • Truck catches on fire

    The Mt. Morris Fire Department responded to a truck fire at a cell phone tower at Rock Road and Mud Creek Road on Feb. 9 around 1 p.m.
    Feb. 12, 2015 - 12:42 pm
  • Semi driver ticketed after crash

    Two truck drivers escaped serious injury Feb. 6 in a crash approximately three miles west of Polo.Og ...
    Feb. 12, 2015 - 12:41 pm
  • Firefighters called to two fires in microwaves

    By Vinde WellsEditorOregon firefighters were called to the downtown twice in a little more than an h ...
    Feb. 12, 2015 - 11:57 am
  • Turnovers spell the end of Lady Hawks' season at Fulton Regional

    By Brian WeidmanSauk Valley MediaSterling Newman ended the season for the Lady Hawks Monday night wh ...
    Feb. 11, 2015 - 4:19 pm
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