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


Ogle County Health Department Finds West Nile Virus in Mosquito Pool

The Ogle County Health Department announced it discovered a mosquito pool in Monroe Center which tested positive for West Nile Virus. The department says with this discovery citizens are asked to maintain vigilance to prevent exposure.  The Health Department says people should follow what they call the three “r”s which are reduce, repel and report.…read more »


Second Arrest Made in Connection to Creston Bank Robbery

Ogle County Sheriff Department has made a second arrest in connection with the holdup of the Holcomb Bank in Creston. Early Wednesday morning Ogle County Sheriff’s Office Detectives took 37 year old Jeremy L. Hines of Rochelle into custody in connection with the Robbery of the Holcomb Bank in Creston, IL on Tuesday. Hines has…read more »


Suspect Arrested Following Hold Up of Holcomb Bank in Creston

On Tuesday just after 2pm the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a hold up alarm at Holcomb Bank 400 E. IL Rt 38 Creston, IL. Information received indicated a male subject wearing a black hat, Chicago Bears jersey with a bandage on his face had obtained an undisclosed amount of United States…read more »


Ogle Detectives Arrest Rockford Man for Armed Robbery

Shortly before 5pm Sunday the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office responded to an Armed Robbery at the BP Gas Station located at 14032 East Route 72, Davis Junction. The investigation revealed a male entered the gas station and while armed with a weapon, stole the cash register drawer. The male was last seen Northbound on Route…read more »

Rochelle 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 more »

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