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Wednesday Aug 27 | The Daily Gazette

Drop off electronics, recyclables Friday in Oregon

OREGON – The Ogle County Solid Waste Management Department's monthly residential recycling day will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at the south end of its building at 909 W. Pines Road.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Editorial: Black Hawk statue rescue a step closer

That's good news for area folks who enjoy the statue's grandeur, as well as tourists who travel to our region to see the 50-foot-tall concrete monolith perched on a 125-foot bluff overlooking the Rock River at Lowden State Park near Oregon.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

News Max

Gender Reassignment Surgery to Be Covered Under Obamacare

Those Americans hoping for expensive gender reassignment surgery may now be able to afford it under the Obama healthcare law, The Daily Beast reports.

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The Daily Gazette

Dye fading out of Oregon business scene

OREGON – Longtime Oregon entrepreneur Dean Dye never intended to get into the retail business when he first came to town more than 5 decades ago.

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

Modern Healthcare

Federal directive threatens Oregon Medicaid reform

Officials responsible for implementing ambitious changes to the Oregon Health Plan are worried a new federal directive could undo the state's Medicaid reform.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Open houses for local job seekers

DIXON – Business Employment Skills Team Inc. is holding a number of open houses for Workforce Development Week, which is next Monday through Friday.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Geothermal work at schools nearly done in Oregon

OREGON – With temperatures reaching the 90s this week, students and staff at two Oregon school buildings will be glad the new heating-and-cooling system is almost in place.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Auditors want more time, money in Ogle County

OREGON – After more than 6 weeks, auditors reviewing the Ogle County administrative tow fund want more time and information.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Hiker who died in Ore. river was from Illinois

The Clackamas County, Oregon, sheriff's office has identified a hiker who died this week in the rain-swollen Sandy River near Mount Hood as a New Lenox, Illinois, man.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Community turns out to celebrate at chamber dinner

Alpine Chiropractic and Natural Medicine owners Seth and Carrie Anderson walk up after being named the Oregon Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year winners.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Agency approves Black Hawk restoration plan

One of the two state agencies whose approval is needed has given the go-ahead on a plan to restore the statue at Lowden State Park near Oregon.

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Quincy Journal

Illinois opens insurance rate records to public

Weather on QuincyJournal.com is provided by the National Weather Service, is in the public domain, and is not covered by copyright protection.

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The Daily Gazette

Man, 90, dies from car accident injuries

MOUNT MORRIS – A Mount Morris man involved in a July car accident succumbed to his injuries this weekend at Serenity Hospice and Home in Oregon, the Ogle County Coroner confirmed.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Two die, one injured in motorcycle head-on crash

OREGON – Two people died and a third was seriously injured in a head-on collision between two motorcycles before noon today east of Mount Morris.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

BlueOregon

End Oregon's Death Penalty

By Tom Markgraf of Portland, Oregon. Tom is a long-time advocate and activist, and has served as a board member for various social service agencies in Oregon for the last 20 years.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

The Daily Gazette

Top 5 things to do this weekend

DIXON – The annual Reagan Trail Days begin this weekend with a Sunday by the River event along the Riverfront.

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The Daily Gazette

Tractors take Thursday by storm in Oregon

Bill Clothier of Polo secures weights to his International tractor Thursday afternoon after competing in the 12,500-pound class tractor pull at the Ogle County Fair.

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