Woman & Child Dead After house Fire In Byron

Around 6:30 am this morning emergency personnel were dispatched to the 2000 block of Silverthorn ave in reference to a house fire. When emergency personnel arrived on scene they confirmed a fire. A child and a woman were located inside … Continue reading →

Two People Arrested For Robbing Subway

Robbery Arrest On 10/12/16 at 5:42 P.M., Officers of the Polo Police Department along with Deputies from the Ogle County Sheriff’s Office and Sheriff’s Office K9 responded to a Robbery to the Subway Restaurant located at 701 South Division Avenue, … Continue reading →

One person dead in an apartment fire in Oregon, Illinois

UPDATE: it was originally reported as a fatal by emergency personnel.  But now it is confirmed as 1 reported injured, and not a fatal via Ogle County Coroner Lou Finch One Person is confirmed dead in an apartment fire near Oregon, … Continue reading →

Search & Rescue And Helicopter Locate Missing Man

  Yesterday the Ogle County Sheriff was searching for 76 year old Robert Thingvold of rural Stillman Valley, last seen in the area of 6000 N. Hales Corner Rd. wearing gray sweatpants and a purple shirt. He has a medical history of … Continue reading →