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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


Ogle County Man Charged With Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault

On Tuesday afternoon Ogle County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested 39 year old Robert A. Hardt of Davis Junction for Predatory Criminal Sexual Assault. The arrest stems from an investigation which began in September of 2018 in which Hardt is alleged to have sexual contact with a minor. Hardt was transported to the Ogle County Jail where…read more »

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Ogle County Health Department Hopes to Stem Hunger

The Ogle County Health Department asks, Are You Hungry? The Illinois Food Bank Mobile will be distributing food to people in need.  The food distribution will be held at St. Mary’s Catholic Church at 301 N. 4th Oregon. The time and date will be Wednesday October 17th from 10am-12noon and it will be on a…read more »

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Two Receive Serious Injuries Following Single Vehicle Accident

On Saturday Ogle County Deputies, along with Byron Fire/EMS personnel, responded to the 12000 block of Kennedy Hill Rd for a one vehicle accident. Both occupants were transported by Byron Ambulance to Rockford Memorial Hospital for treatment of serious, but not life-threatening injuries. At the hospital, the driver of the vehicle, 33 year old Mitchell…read more »

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A Soggy Weekend Did Not Dampen Autumn on Parade

Autumn on Parade in Oregon came to an end Sunday and despite the best efforts of Mother Nature organizers say the crowds still came. Autumn on Parade President Marsene Snow said the people still came and all of the booths, food court and activities reported large crowds and good sales. As one organizer put it,…read more »

Oregon Obituaries


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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