Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The village’s new Welcome Center was a busy place Saturday, when the public turned out for its grand opening.  The structure on Janesville Street in downtown Oregon was built in 1899 as a pump house to bring water to the water tower looming above the small building. Resident Randy... + continue reading
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
The Oregon High School SkillsUSA team came home from state competition last month with four medals, including a first-place finish.  Alexandra Christensen placed second in Advertising Design, Wilhelm Kessenich placed second and Trevor Caldwell placed third in Electronic Technology and Elliot... + continue reading
Monday, May 25, 2015
One hundred and fifty years ago, America’s bloody four-year Civil War finally came to an end. With it, tens of thousands of prisoners of war – those lucky enough to survive the horrors of internment – made their long treks back home, both north and south. One of those was Oregon... + continue reading
Sunday, May 24, 2015
Up until last year, Oregon resident Christine Schultek wasn’t a biker, runner or swimmer. So when she decided to train for the 2014 Ironman Triathlon, some people she knew were skeptical.  But not her close friend and fellow Oregon resident Stacy Charles, who offered her full support... + continue reading
Friday, May 22, 2015
The organizers who sent about 500 bicycles to Kenya a year ago are planning to make a final shipment of bikes to Cameroon in West Africa next month. Then they hope someone will step up and volunteer to take over the project. “Our goal is to kind of phase out the program,” organizer... + continue reading
05/26/2015
The vacant storefront at 101 S. Main St. that used to be DeBroux’s Diner will be the new home of Holstein Restaurant beginning next week. Restaurateur Scott Zeitler appeared before the Village... + continue reading

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05/22/2015
The Village Board on Monday took preliminary steps toward hiring a new public works director and chief of police. With public works director Mark Below retiring in September, the board accepted... + continue reading

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05/20/2015
Senior Carson Torhorst didn’t like the way he was playing all year, but a few low rounds before Tuesday’s Badger South Conference meet at the House on the Rock Golf Resort set the stage... + continue reading
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Voters in the Oregon School District approved around $55 million in building referendums in November, after an all-out public relations effort by district officials leery of another failed referendum... + continue reading

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The village’s new Welcome Center was a busy place Saturday, when the public turned out for its grand opening.  The structure on Janesville Street in downtown Oregon was built in 1899 as a... + continue reading

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The vacant storefront at 101 S. Main St. that used to be DeBroux’s Diner will be the new home of Holstein Restaurant beginning next week. Restaurateur Scott Zeitler appeared before the Village... + continue reading

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