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Nestled in the Rock River Valley at the junction of IL Routes 2 and 64, our quaint and cozy community welcomes you.  We proudly boast of our beautiful city parks, annual festivals and events, the Bronze Sculpture Trail, our "Pride of Oregon" riverboat rides - just to name a few!

FACTS & STATISTICS
Population:  3,800
Latitiude:  42.014 N
Longitude:  -89.332 W
Time Zone:  Central
Standard Elevation:  695 ft
County:  Ogle
Land Area:  2.0 Sq Miles

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White Pines Resort Is Headed For Expansion

White Pines Resort Breaks Ground The Sycamore Room inside of the Lodge at White Pines Resort is headed for expansion, and not just in size. It also will undergo major technology...

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Sterling Federal Bank, Named Among Top 1% Most Extraordinary Banks in U.S.A.

Sterling Federal Bank Among top 1-percent for Extraordinary BankingTM. Sterling Federal Bank was recognized with the Institute’s BankyTM Award for their commitment to excellence in banking and to their community. This...

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Forest Preserve Wins Award

Byron Forest Preserve District’s Jarrett Prairie Center Museum Wins 2017 AASLH Award of Merit The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) proudly announces that the Byron Forest Preserve District...

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Local Radio Wins Award

102.3 The Coyote Wins Big at IBA Silver Dome Awards The 2017 Illinois Broadcasters Association (IBA) held their yearly awards banquet Thursday night at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum....

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Highland & NIU Transfer Agreement

HIghland and NIU Sign Reverse Transfer Agreement Representatives from Northern Illinois University and Highland Communty College held a ceremonial signing of a reverse transfer credit articulation agreement between the institutions.  The...

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Harvard State Bank Opens New Building

Harvard State Bank Press Release In 2009, The Harvard State Bank made a commitment to Oregon and the surrounding area when they purchased the Rock River Bank to continue to serve...

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Oregon Park District Receives Grant

OPD Receives Playground Grant The Oregon Park District was chosen by the Illinois Park and Recreation Association and GameTime to receive a playground grant of $48,000 and serve as a National...

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