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  • Audit of tow fund is underway

    By Matt MencariniSauk Valley MediaThe on-site portion of the Ogle County administrative tow fund’s f ...
    July 18, 2014 - 2:56 pm
  • Remote control enthusiasts take off at Ogle County Airport

    Whether zipping past spectators at high speeds or hovering in the air, pilots at the Ogle County Airport put on a show over the weekend.
    July 18, 2014 - 2:57 pm
  • Downtown building owner receives parking help

    By Chris JohnsonReporterWithout any discussion July 8, the Oregon City Council unanimously approved ...
    July 18, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Drum and bugle corps use OHS practice fields as tune up

    Oregon residents who heard an well-practice drug cadence interlaced with strong brass notes on Sunday weren't hallucinating.
    July 18, 2014 - 2:51 pm
  • Perfect weather for Oregon Trail Days

    Perfect weather greeted visitors on Saturday for Oregon Trail Days. "We could not have asked for mor ...
    July 19, 2014 - 6:01 pm
  • County board members question bid process

    Before choosing an employee health insurance provider Tuesday night, several Ogle County Board members raised questions over how the bidding process w ...
    July 17, 2014 - 2:48 pm
  • Officials say referendum is only way to provide ambulance service for Oregon

    Oregon Fire Protection District officials said last week that passing a referendum is likely the only way for the community to establish and maintain ...
    July 17, 2014 - 2:45 pm
  • Filmmakers descended on Jay's Drive-In in Oregon

    A small group of dedicated filmmakers descended on Oregon Sunday morning to gather footage for a new short film.
    July 18, 2014 - 2:43 pm
  • Perfect weather for second Brown Bag Concert in Oregon

    Oregon High School's Jazz Band was the musical entertainment at the second Brown Bag Concert held on Friday, July 11 in downtown Oregon.
    July 16, 2014 - 3:40 pm
  • City, park district approve pact for police services

    Both the Oregon City Council and the Oregon Park District Board gave unanimous approval without discussion Tuesday to an agreement between the two for ...
    July 9, 2014 - 3:28 pm
  • Experts await approval of repair plan

    Fundraising continues while the team of experts ready to repair the well-known Black Hawk statue waits for the go-ahead from two state agencies.
    July 9, 2014 - 12:11 pm
  • Nine trees will be removed due to storm damage

    The Oregon Street Department has finished clearing storm damage from last week’s storm. The June 30 ...
    July 9, 2014 - 12:19 pm
  • Family donates land for new park near Oregon

    A winding path through the woods leads to a small clearing by the Rock River at the newest park in the Oregon area.
    July 9, 2014 - 11:54 am
  • Ambulances, building to go to fire district

    By Vinde WellsEditorAlthough it’s not official yet, plans are in the works to transfer the Oregon Am ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:51 am
  • Jay's Drive-in selected for short film

    By Chris JohnsonReporterA well-known local business will be one location used for a new short film.M ...
    July 9, 2014 - 11:50 am
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