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Oregon is a city in and the county seat of Ogle County, Illinois, United States. The population was 3,721 at the 2010 census.

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Oregon News

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Two Vehicle Roll-over Accident Sends One Driver to the Hospital

Late Tuesday afternoon Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies, along with the Rochelle Fire Department and Ambulance, responded to the intersection of Ritchie Rd. and Locust Rd. for a report of a two vehicle accident with injuries. Upon investigation, Deputies learned that a Dodge Ram pickup, driven by 51 year old Cherie L. Hayes of Steward had…read more »

Oregon Park District Nash

Financials Lead to Nash Recreation Center in Oregon Changing Hours

The Nash Recreation Center Hours will be changing in May. The Oregon Park District performed an overall facility usage review as part of its annual budgeting process. The result of the study showed a reduced facility usage period between the hours of 8 and 9 pm on weekdays. The overall facility visits, on a daily…read more »

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Roll-Over Accident Sends Four to Hospital, Including Two Children

Tuesday evening the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office along with the LSR and Rochelle Fire Departments responded to a one vehicle roll over crash on Rte 64 just east of Hwy 251. Investigation by Deputies revealed that a west bound vehicle driven by 32 year old Rebecca Spring of Davis Junction went off the north side…read more »

Oregon Police Cropp

Oregon SRO Has Had Impact at High School and the Community

The Oregon High School this year joined a growing list of schools in the Sauk Valley who this year added a School Resource Officer to their staff. Oregon Police Sgt. Randy Cropp was assigned as the first SRO. Chief Darin DeHaan says Cropp has had an immediate impact on the job.  According to the Chief,…read more »

Oregon Obituaries


Kenneth H. Owen

Kenneth H. Owen age 61, of Oregon, and formerly of Mt Morris, died Saturday March 23, 2019 at Oregon Living and Rehabilitation. He was born May 7, 1957 in Eldorado, IL the son of Virgil and Albina (Lenort) Owen.  Kenny had worked at Woods in Oregon and then for 25 years at Quebcor in Mt…read more »


Joshua Denning

Joshua Denning, age 34, died Monday, March 18, 2019 at KSB Hospital in Dixon.  Joshua was born on March 9, 1985 in Sterling the son of Jack and Linda (Wise) Denning.  He was currently employed as an Apartment Manager for Corporate Suites, LLC in Oregon and previously laid carpet for Knapp Flooring in Polo.  Joshua…read more »

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