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  • Oregon Chamber seeks nominations for awards

    The Oregon Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking nominations for Volunteer of the Year, Citizen of the Year, and Business of the Year.
    June 29, 2016 - 11:47 am
  • Ambulance service has access to MD-1 vehicle

    By Chris Johnsoncxjohnson@oglecountynews.comTrauma patients being transported by the Oregon Fire Pro ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:29 am
  • Birthday celebration and bikes

    Motorcycles lined the streets of downtown Polo on June 25 during the Chesty Puller’s 118th Birthday celebration.
    June 30, 2016 - 9:43 am
  • KB Tough Run defeats the heat

    Heat and humidity didn’t stop the annual KB Tough Run, held June 25 at the White Pines Ranch.The eve ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:21 am
  • Oregon library receives Albert Schmidt painting

    By Beth Simeone Judith Greene Shepard of Winona, Minnesota, visited the Oregon Public Library last ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:34 am
  • Mt. Morris is ready for An Old-Fashioned 4th of July

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comCelebrate “An Old-Fashioned 4th of July” with food, fireworks ...
    June 30, 2016 - 11:20 am
  • Oregon man charged after fatal boat accident

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comAn Oregon man has been charged after a June 24 boating accide ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:15 am
  • Polo woman sentenced

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comA Polo woman was sentenced in federal court in Rockford Tuesd ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:15 am
  • City must repay $148,000 in taxes

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comThrough no fault of its own, the City of Polo has to repay al ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:19 am
  • Four girls run for Let Freedom Ring queen

    Four girls who will be high school seniors this fall are candidates to be Mt. Morris’ 2016 Let Freedom Ring Queen.
    June 24, 2016 - 10:16 am
  • New look for Big Northern Conference this fall

    By Andy Colbert When the high school sports season cranks up in August ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:24 am
  • Cool rides at Lions Car Show

    By Chris Johnson Unique and classic rides rolled onto the field at Or ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:27 am
  • Hot weather does not stop the fun for Polo's T&C Days

    By Chris Johnson Hot temperatures did not scorch the fun for visitors ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:30 am
  • School board and OESPA settle contract

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comAfter more than a year of contract negotiations the Oregon Sc ...
    June 24, 2016 - 10:09 am
  • Demmer promises help with Black Hawk and agencies

    By Vinde Wellsvwells@oglecountynews.comState Rep. Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) promised answers Tuesday to O ...
    June 29, 2016 - 11:36 am
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