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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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Early Voting Begins in Ogle County

Early voting for the April 2nd Consolidated Election begins today at the Ogle County Clerk’s office in Oregon along with other county clerk offices in the area. Residents can vote early between today and April 1st. The last day to register to vote or change your address is March 5th. There is a grace period…read more »


Area Representatives Respond to Governor’s 2020 Budget Proposal

In his first budget proposal as Illinois’ new Governor, J.B. Pritzker proposed a nearly $39 billion fiscal 2020 budget. The Governor said it will serve as a bridge to a stable fiscal future until they can change the income tax system. Democrats applauded the address, saying the Governor gave a realistic view of the state’s…read more »

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Driver Puts Vehicle on Frozen Rock River, Ends Up in Ogle County Jail

Shortly 10 pm Monday Ogle County Deputies responded to a vehicle in the 3000 block of South Illinois Rt. 2 which had driven onto the frozen Rock River. After further investigation 26 year old Christopher Rowe of Rockford was placed under arrest for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Reckless Driving, and Obstructing a Peace…read more »

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Rep. Demmer Has Free Passes for Chicago Museums and Zoos for Constituents

State Representative Tom Demmer (R-Dixon) invites residents of the 90th District to take advantage of a free ‘Constituent Education Resource Card’ that are available through his legislative office in Dixon. The resource card provides for free entry for up to four people to several of Chicagoland’s world-class museums and zoos. Any resident of the 90th…read more »

Oregon Obituaries

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Ogle County Sheriff’s Dept. Selling T-Shirts to Help Duke

The Ogle County Sheriff’s Department are taking pre-orders for t-shirts to raise money for the K9 Unit, Deputy Shippert and K9 Duke. The money will go towards training aids and equipment. T-shirts are $20 for adults and $12 for youth. To order you need to go to the Ogle County Sheriff’s Department Facebook page and…read more »


Shirley Ann Adams

Shirley Ann Adams, age 68 passed away at home Sunday, March 4, 2018 surrounded by her family. Shirley was born on April 21, 1949 in Sterling the daughter of Thomas and Bernice (Ennis) Holcomb. She married Harold G. Adams on October 29, 1977 in Rock Falls.read more »

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