WRHL News http://www.wrhl.net/news 20 Latest News Articles 2018-05-22T10:40:21Z Rochelle elementary board talks about central office with RTHS The Rochelle elementary board met in special session this evening as the discussion centered around shared services of a central office with the Rochelle Township High School District. The proposal would begin for the 2018-19 school year. The plan w... Jeff Leon 2018-05-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265643 Rochelle Fire Department respond to lake rescue this afternoon No injuries were reported this afternoon after the Rochelle Fire Department received word of a man who fell off his 12-foot sail boat into Lake Sule. The incident took place at around 2:45 in the 900 block of Wiscold Drive. Rochelle Fire Chief Dave... Jeff Leon 2018-05-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265640 McDonald’s restaurants in Rochelle invite guests to experience McDonald’s in a new and unexpected way Beginning today, McDonald&rsquo;s restaurants in Rochelle invite guests to experience McDonald&rsquo;s in a new and unexpected way, with a new level or choice, engagement and service. These changes are reflective of a new restaurant model that has be... 2018-05-22T20:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265625 Rock River Valley Blood Center Making Urgent Call for Donors Before and After Holiday Weekend The Rock River Valley Blood Center is asking healthy individuals to donate blood or platelets either before or after the Memorial Day weekend.&nbsp; Due to slow donor traffic and high usage at hospitals, there is a great need for donors with all nega... 2018-05-22T20:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265624 RTHS board talks about 1 central office for administrators <a href="http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&amp;id=265573" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.wrhl.net/shared/inc/client/31/articles/thumbs/t_6191795514-0619171848b.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Rochelle Township High School board spoke briefly this evening on the proposal with the Rochelle elementary school district to share services for the central office employees. This would include 1 superintendent and an assistant superintendent. ... Jeff Leon 2018-05-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265573 Rochelle park officials talk about changes for Cooper Park The hiring of a new director, the resignation of a Commissioner, and the replacement of Kidsground at Cooper Park topped the discussion tonight for park officials in Rochelle. The board is looking for a new director following the resignation of Roge... Jeff Leon 2018-05-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265574 2 injured in Ogle County accident A Kings woman along with a juvenile suffered injuries yesterday afternoon following a 2-vehicle crash in rural Rochelle. The accident took place a short time after 3:15 on Route 64 at Moore Road near Lindenwood. A westbound car driven by 61-year ol... Jeff Leon 2018-05-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265596 Rochelle elementary board to meet in special session this evening The Rochelle elementary board will meet in special session this evening at 7 as the discussion will include the shared services of the central office with Rochelle Township High School along with their intergovernmental agreement. The proposal would... 2018-05-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265595 Democrats question Governor's death penalty plan There's not a lot of support at the Illinois Capitol to resurrect the death penalty in the state. Democrats at the statehouse yesterday grilled the governor's office about the need to bring back the death penalty, and the mechanics of how it would wo... 2018-05-22T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265594 Sinnissippi Centers Celebrates Another Milestone In 2016, Sinnissippi Centers celebrated 50 years of service to Carroll, Lee, Ogle, &amp; Whiteside Counties. The agency is marking another significant milestone this year. Sinnissippi Centers has now been providing substance use treatment services fo... 2018-05-21T20:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265555 Road closure in Rochelle Rochelle officials have announced that Creston Road, immediately east of Mulford Road, will remain closed this week due to the amount of ground water entering the construction site. The road was closed last week when the Rochelle Street Department in... 2018-05-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265539 Resource officer receives standing ovation at Dixon graduation ceremony <a href="http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&amp;id=265524" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.wrhl.net/shared/inc/client/31/articles/thumbs/t_5211885907-IZhsyUNN400x400.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A school resource police officer continues to receive praise for his actions after a student opened fire at Dixon High School last week. Officer Mark Dallas received a standing ovation yesterday during the graduation ceremony of the Class of 2018. D... 2018-05-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265524 Accused Dixon school shooter's mom complains of bullying The mother of the accused school shooter in Dixon says the school ignored her son's troubles before he brought a gun to the building. Julie Milby says that her son, Matthew, had his jaw broken about six months ago. She also claimed that other studen... 2018-05-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265525 RTHS board to talk about central office employee proposal this evening The Rochelle Township High School board plans to talk about a proposal with the Rochelle elementary school district this evening in which they would share services for the central office employees. The plan would begin for the next school year. The ... Jeff Leon 2018-05-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265526 Davis Junction teen arrested following thefts and damage to property in the village Ogle County Sheriff's Police have arrested a Davis Junction teen after receiving several reports of theft and damage to property in the village yesterday morning. 18-year old Logan Hilliard has been arrested on the charge of residential burglary and... Jeff Leon 2018-05-21T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265527 Rochelle park officials are scheduled meet this evening The Kidground replacement project, a TIF district for the Illinois 251 corridor, along with a walking path for Memorial Park tops the agenda this evening for park officials in Rochelle. The meeting begins at 6:30 in the council chambers at City Hall... 2018-05-19T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265464 Rochelle school districts looking at changes in their administrators <a href="http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&amp;id=265456" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.wrhl.net/shared/inc/client/31/articles/thumbs/t_52018113809-1125605345main.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>There could be some administration changes in both school districts in Rochelle in which they would share services for central office employees starting with the next school year. The concept is for the central office employees to serve each distric... Jeff Leon 2018-05-18T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265456 Dixon teen appears before a judge Friday following Wednesday's shooting A Dixon teen appeared before a Lee County judge Friday morning via video following a shooting at the high school this past Wednesday. 19-year old Matt Milby has been charged with 3 counts of the felony offense of aggravated discharge of a firearm. B... Jeff Leon 2018-05-18T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265443 Belvidere man identified as the body found in the Kishwaukee River this week In area news, Boone County officials say the body found in the Kishwaukee River on Thursday night is 23-year old Kyle Rogers of Belvidere. Rogers has been missing since May 10th. Authorities say that the drowning is not considered to be suspicious a... 2018-05-19T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265463 1 big winner in Powerball Lottery game last night There was 1 big winner last night in the Powerball lottery game. The 315 million dollar ticket was purchased at a business in New Jersey. The jackpot in the game on Wednesday total 40 million dollars. There was a rollover last night in the Lotto ga... 2018-05-20T05:00:00Z http://www.wrhl.net/news/details.cfm?clientid=31&id=265490