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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.

Attribution: Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oregon,_Illinois

Oregon News

Lee Ogle Tran System

LOTS to Help Develop Mobility Solutions for Low-Income Community Members

Lee Ogle Transportation Services announced that Lee and Ogle Counties have been selected as one of five communities by the National Center for Mobility Management (NCMM), to develop and test ways to address the particular mobility challenges experienced by low-income community members. The tests are for whom a lack of transportation is an obstacle to…read more »

Ogle County Court House

Ogle County Collector Reminds Property Taxes Are Due

Ogle County Collector Linda Beck wants to remind property owners that the second installment of their property tax bill is due September 6th. Payment methods include cash or check payable to Ogle County Collector.  In-person payments can be made at the treasurer’s office located in the Old Courthouse.  Office hours are 8:30am-4:30pm Monday through Friday.…read more »

Oregon Park District Park West

Oregon Park District Announces Construction Beginning at Park West

The Oregon Park District announced the2019 OSLAD construction at Park West has begun. Several areas will be temporarily unavailable over the next 3 months as they complete phase II improvements. Areas under construction will include the lower playground and shelter, volleyball courts, amphitheater and several sections of the trail. The Splash Pad will remain open…read more »

Illinois State Police Vehicle

State Police to Conduct Roadside Safety Checks in Ogle County

Illinois State Police (ISP) District 1 Commander, Captain Matthew Hodgdon, announces the ISP will conduct Roadside Safety Checks (RSCs) in Ogle County during the last two weeks of August. The use of RSCs, according to Hodgdon, combines a strong sense of public awareness and enforcement in order to save lives of the motoring public. The ISP…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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