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Billy Barnhart Museum Conover Square
Featuring rooms of vintage toys, collectables, sleighs, farm equipment, and relics of Oregon's past.
Black Hawk - The Eternal Indian Monument
The statue, created by Lorado Taft, stands 125 feet above the Rock River. Black Hawk weighs in at 536,770 pounds and is said to be the second largest concrete monolithic statue in the world.
Chana School Museum Foundation
This 1883 two room school house, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Now a museum, it provides living history, school education programs and seasonal special events throughout the year.
John Deere Historical Site
Experience the history of farming on the prairie. Take a trip back in time to the days when John Deere worked in his blacksmith shop in Grand Detour, Illinois. Stroll through his restored home and the grounds. See the sparks fly in a working replica of his shop. And, be sure to visit the gift shop.
Ogle County Courthouse
The present courthouse was built in 1891 and is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Ogle County Historical Society
The Ogle County Historical Museum located in the Ruby Nash home, rewards visitors with a glimpse into the late 1800's. Filled with antiques and artifacts, it is now the home of many important pieces that once belonged to prominent Ogle County citizens.
Oregon Public Library
This Carnegie Library offers a unique experience in art. The 2nd floor boasts over 53 sculptures and paintings including works by Lorado Taft and Charles Francis Browne.
Oregon Train Depot Museum
Relive the romance of the rails! Constructed in 1910 the Oregon Depot is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Currently under interior restoration, the public is welcome and invited to call for an appointment for viewing.

Highland Spring Concert

HCC Big Band to perform Spring Concert   The Highland Community College Big Band will perform their Spring Concert on Friday, April 21, at 7:30 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre located in the Ferguson...

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Welcome New REMAX Owner

RE/MAX New Owner Rebecca Hazzard RE/MAX of Rock Valley, the RE/MAX franchise in Oregon, Ill., is now under new ownership. Rebecca Hazzard, a leading broker in the office, has acquired the...

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OPD to Receive Grant

Oregon Park District Receives IPRA 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...

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OPD Executive Director Elected to IPRA

Folk Elected to IPRA Board Erin Folk, Executive Director of the Oregon Park District, was sworn in Friday, January 20 at the IAPD/IPRA Soaring to New Heights Conference to serve on...

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Good Time Oldies Debuts on WRHL AM 1060 (Rochelle IL)

New Radio Debuts on WRHL AM 1060 (Rochelle IL) For 25 years WRHL AM 1060 has featured News, Talk, and Sports programming.  That all changed today when Newstalk 1060 became Good...

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Serenity Hospice Receives Woodward Grant

Serenity Hospice Receives Grant Serenity Hospice and Home was recently awarded a grant from the Woodward Charitable Trust based in Rockford, IL. Serenity was among only eleven not-for- profit organizations chosen this...

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Illinois Broadcasters Assoc. Names Kris Wexell Best Radio Personality

Kris Wexell of 102.3 The Coyote (WYOT-FM) Named Best Radio Personality in Illinois The Illinois Broadcasters Association (IBA) recently held their annual awards banquet at the I hotel in Champaign, Wednesday June...

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Ogle County facility licensed to generate power through 2046

Nuclear Regulatory Commission Approves Byron Generating Station License Renewal Today, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) announced the approval of Byron Generating Station’s license renewal application. The approval is the culmination of...

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New Bicycle Routes Available

Discover Oregon by Bicycle A few new bike routes are available throughout the Oregon area.   9 routes with maps and cue sheets have been created.  Below is the link providing...

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