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Morrison is a city in Whiteside County, Illinois, United States. The population was 4,188 at the 2010 census, down from 4,447 in 2000. It is the county seat of Whiteside County. It is located on the Historic Lincoln Highway, the nation’s first transcontinental highway and in Morrison was the site of two concrete “seedling miles”, which served as prototypes of what an improved highway could do for the nation.

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Morrison News

Police Death Investigation

Carroll County Investigating Death of Hunter on Weekend Trip

The Carroll County Sheriff’s Department is currently investigating the death of a man on a weekend hunting trip. About 8:30 Saturday morning, deputies received a 911 call reporting a subject had been found outside, possibly deceased.  The Sheriff’s Office reported they found 63 year old James E. Jankovsky of Bridgeview Illinois deceased. Jankovsky had been…read more »

Morrison Obituaries

Thomas and Dawn Whitney

Thomas and Dawn Whitney, of Lyndon, died Saturday, November 16, 2019 at their home. Thomas was born January 6, 1941 in Keshena, Wis. the son of Thomas and Madeline (Westcott) Whitney.  He served in the US Coast Guard and was employed as a contractor.  He was also a member of the Menominee Nation. Dawn was…read more »


Clayton K. Reed

Clayton K. Reed, age 88, died at his home Sunday, October 27, 2019. Clayton was born on October 27, 1931 in Morrison the son of Fayne and Susan (Hardesty) Reed.  He married Carolyn Sue Crane on October 11, 1952 in Abilene, Kan. She died August 2, 2005.  Clayton was employed with EBY Brown Trucking for…read more »

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