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  • Most local schools face another year of declining enrollment

    For the first time in several years, one local school district has more students this year than last, while enrollment at two others remains down.
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:55 pm
  • Man injured in accident on Leaf River Road

    A Leaf River man was critically injured Tuesday night when the pick-up truck he was driving rolled approximately three and one-half miles north of Lea ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 12:47 pm
  • New street lights are officially on

    By Vinde WellsEditorVillage officials switched on the new street lights in downtown Mt. Morris Aug. ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 1:15 am
  • Ace store closing; Basler retiring after 40 years

    By Vinde WellsEditorBusiness was brisk Tuesday morning at Basler’s Ace Hardware, Oregon, as customer ...
    Sept. 4, 2014 - 10:20 am
  • Reader Poll

    What is your favorite festival in Ogle County?
    Leaf River Daze
    Town & Country Days
    German Valley Days
    Let Freedom Ring
    Autumn on Parade