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Bike Rentals is Part of the Plan if City Receives Build Grant

Rock Falls Tourism recently began its bike rental system and this program seemed to inspire one Dixon Park District Board member to say the District needs bike rentals in Dixon. At this time Executive Director Duane Long announced in the Build Grant application the city recently applied for includes a bike rental system.  The Build…read more »

Covid 19

Ogle and Whiteside County Report Deaths From Covid-19

The Whiteside County Health Department announced no new laboratory confirmed cases and 6 recoveries of COVID-19 in Whiteside County on Wednesday. They further had to report the death of an individual 90+ on Sunday was COVID related. The Ogle County Health Department also reported one death from COVID-19.  They also reported 2 new cases and…read more »

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Tennis Returns to Westwood With Guidelines

Tennis is back at Westwood! Jake Lipka, head tennis pro, is now offering private lessons and private hitting sessions following guidelines to keep staff and participants safe. All sessions will be held on the outdoor courts at Westwood, and are open to all ages (youth through adult) Safety guidelines include the following: Maintain 6-feet distance…read more »

Weather Lightening

Ogle County Sheriff Says EF-1 Tornado Came Down Last Weekend

The Ogle County Sheriff’s Department says the National Weather Service has determined an EF-1 tornado with 90-100 mph winds and an approximate width of 100 yard caused damage on Saturday afternoon near the intersection of Canfield Rd and Rocky Hollow Rd. Trained weather spotters observed several funnel clouds and the tornado mentioned resulting in siren…read more »

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