Polo is a city in Ogle County, Illinois, United States. The population was 2,355 at the 2010 census, down from 2,477 in 2000.


Polo News

Police Hit and Run

Polo Police Investigating Hit and Run

The Polo Police Department is investigating a hit and run that occurred in the parking lot in the 200 block of E. Mason Street along the curb near the mail boxes. It is believed to have occurred Thursday morning between 7:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. The vehicle struck was a red GMC Terrain and had…read more »

Polo Obituaries


Geraldine Nitsch

Geraldine Nitsch, age 78, died at her home Friday November 8, 2019. Geraldine was born on December 9, 1940 in Savanna the daughter of Eldon and Evelyn (Mackey) Jensen.  She married William E. Nitsch on June 10, 1968 in Oregon. He died on May 13, 1986. Prior of marriage Geraldine was employed at Central in…read more »

Donald E. Wolf

Donald E. Wolf, 82, of Polo, passed away Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at Serenity Hospice & Home, Oregon, IL. He was a lifelong farmer. Donald was born, October 16, 1937, in Sterling, IL, the son of Elwyn and Helen (Ferry) Wolf. He married Shelba Martin on May 29, 1960 in Dixon. She preceded him in…read more »

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