Rochelle is a city in Ogle CountyIllinoisUnited States. The population was 9,574 at the 2010 census, up from 9,424 at the 2000 census

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Rochelle News

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Pedestrian Hit and Killed on I-39 Early Monday Morning

The Illinois State Police are investigating a pedestrian fatality that occurred just after midnight Monday morning on Interstate 39 southbound at milepost 92 in Lee County. A preliminary investigation indicates 25 year old Savanah J. Berry of Mendota was traveling southbound when she struck pedestrian 35 year old Juan Moreno of Aurora. Moreno was pronounced…read more »

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Driver Faces Several Charges After Two Vehicle Hit and Run

On Friday night, shortly before 9pm, Ogle County Deputies responded to a two vehicle hit and run accident at the intersection of East Rte 64 and Rte 251. Deputies were advised the offending vehicle traveled southbound on Rte 251 where Rochelle Officers located and conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle at 1120 North 7th…read more »

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Motorcyclist Flown to Wisconsin for Treatment of Injuries Following Crash

Just after 11am Wednesday Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to the 18000 block of E. Route 38 in reference to a single motorcycle accident. After an investigation, Deputies learned the driver, 21 year old Zachary Gurevich  of Skokie, IL. had driven into the ditch after losing control of his motorcycle. Zachary was transported to…read more »

Rochelle Obituaries

Joanne V. Chamness

Joanne V. Chamness Born Joanne V. Hahn, December 28, 1934 by lantern light on the family farm, Sublette, IL. She died July 6, 2019 at home in Dixon at 84 years old. She made many friends while working in Rochelle, and well known for her cooking, sizzling steaks at the Long Branch Saloon in Amboy.…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 more »

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