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  • Big day for Hawks

    Led by third-place individual finisher Derek Poole, the Oregon boys bowling team won the 47-team Plainfield North Invitational on Saturday at the Brun ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Sportshorts for Monday, Nov. 23, 2015

    NFLGoodell comments on PetersonNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s letter to Adrian Peterson last year ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 10:31 pm
  • Girls basketball: Clippers fall to Stillman Valley at Oregon

    OREGON – High school basketball is an indoor sport, however the wintery weather outdoors made it tough for the Amboy Clippers to start their season as ...
    Nov. 22, 2015 - 4:45 pm
  • Depth charging Sterling’s chance in 2016

    New Sterling boys basketball coach Ryan Vasquez is trying something new this season. He wants his team to act as one, telling his players that no one ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Boys basketball: Junis worked back from two open-heart surgeries

    As Noah Junis headed to the hospital in 2013 for a routine annual appointment, he was in a foul mood. He questioned why he still had to go to each yea ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Football: Four locals named to all-state team

    The games may be over for football teams in the Sauk Valley, but for a few individuals, the honors are rolling in.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Local swimmers, divers done after state prelims

    The local girls swimming and diving season came to an end at Friday’s state preliminaries at New Trier High School.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:07 pm
  • Be prepared before hitting woods

    Istill remember as a young boy the excitement leading up to the opening of deer shotgun season. By t ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:04 pm
  • Minnesota, Illinois both looking for bowl berths

    MINNEAPOLIS – When Illinois and Minnesota finish playing, no traveling trophy will be hoisted by the winners.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 9:04 pm
  • NFL: Osweiler starts as Broncos try to stop slide against Bears

    LAKE FOREST – The Denver Broncos were rolling not too long ago, even though Peyton Manning looked more like a quarterback ready for retirement than an ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:36 pm
  • NFL: Can Vikings stop Packers' recent control of rivalry?

    MINNEAPOLIS – For the last 5 years, Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers have had a firm grip on this border state rivalry with the Minnesota Vikin ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:33 pm
  • Sportshorts for Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015

    WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALLSauk Valley 0-2 at NJCAA NationalsThe Sauk Valley Skyhawks lost to Owens on Friday ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:31 pm
  • NASCAR: Harvick primed to defend NASCAR championship at Homestead

    HOMESTEAD, Fla. – Go ahead, just try and wrestle the NASCAR Sprint Cup championship away from Kevin Harvick.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 8:30 pm
  • Dixon duo takes gridiron success to the hardwood

    There was something so simple about the working relationship between Nate Gascoigne and Kyle LeBlanc on a football field.
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:12 am
  • No nostalgia for Cutler with Broncos coming to town

    LAKE FOREST – Maybe if more of his former teammates and coaches were still there, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler would feel a twinge of nostalgi ...
    Nov. 20, 2015 - 12:11 am
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