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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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Oregon Elementary Students Learning Power of Kindness

Oregon Elementary Schools are learning the power of kindness. According to the Oregon School District the staff and students of Oregon Elementary Schools are participating in a week long nation-wide Great Kindness Challenge.  Throughout this week students and staff are recognizing all the ways to show kindness.  On Wednesday it is Team Kindness Day, Thursday…read more »

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Alcohol May Have Played Part in Roll-Over Accident

Late Sunday night Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies, along with Stillman Valley EMS, responded to the intersection of  E. Macklin Rd. and  N. Stillman Rd. for a single vehicle rollover crash. After an investigation, it was determined 46 year old Beth Sawyer, age 46 of Holcomb was attempting to turn southbound on to N. Stillman Rd.…read more »

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Kinzinger Deployed on Active Duty

Over this past weekend Congressman Adam Kinzinger was called to active duty and went on mission with his Air National Guard Unit.  The Congressman holds the rank of Lt. Colonel.  While on duty he will be staying in the United States. His staff wanted to let residents know his Washington DC and Illinois Offices will…read more »

Oregon Obituaries

Karen Elaine Tambura

Karen Elaine Tambura, 70, of Oregon, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019, at Oregon Living and Rehabilitation Center, Oregon, IL. She worked for Village of Progress, for 30 years. Karen was born, April 2, 1949, in Ottumwa, IA, the daughter of Lyle and Gwen (Bond) Bennett. She married Frederick Tambura on August 3, 1970, in…read more »


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 »

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