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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Script Writing Contest

HCC Holds A Script Writing Contest To Produce A Movie   Highland Community College has added a Motion Picture Production class for the Summer 2016 Semester, and is holding a script writing...

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Harvard State Bank Welcomes Scott Keilin

Scott Keilin Joins The Harvard State Bank Harvard IL, (February 3, 2016)– The Harvard State Bank is pleased to welcome, Scott Keilin,  Loan  and Business Development Officer at our Oregon office.    Scott...

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Scholarship Deadline

HCC Foundation announces April 1 scholarship deadline   Pat Dunn, Highland Foundation director of operations and member of the HCC Scholarship Committee has announced thatApril 1 is the deadline for submitting Highland Community College Foundation...

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Scott Earns Board Certification

Serenity Hospice & Home Adds Credentials Serenity Hospice and Home has added yet another credential to its already qualified medical team.   Minnette Scott, Director of Nursing, is now a Board Certified...

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OPD Hires New Program Manager

Oregon Park District Hires New Recreation Program Manager The Oregon Park District is excited to welcome Amanda Himert Zimmerman as our Recreation Program Manager. Zimmerman's main focus as Recreation Program Manager...

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Naming Contest

Highland Student Senate Holds Naming Contest For Cougar Mascot For generations the Highland Community College Cougar mascot has been entertaining fans and students at athletic events and other College-related activities. Founded...

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Village Welcomes New Board Member

Village of Progress Welcomes New Board Member Dirk Meminger The Village of Progress Board of Directors elected Dirk Meminger as the newest board member. Dirk is President and CEO of Sauk...

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Veterans Rep To Return

Veterans Representative Returns Ogle County Veterans are going to receive services again starting in January on the 2nd and 4th Mondays at Rock River Center, 810 S. 10th St., Oregon.  Due...

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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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