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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

CGH Fulton

CGH to Open New Clinic in Fulton on Monday

To provide more convenient access to healthcare services for patients in western Whiteside County, CGH Medical Center is opening its newest family practice and walk-in clinic on Monday, December 9. The 2500-square foot clinic is located at 1130 17th Street, Suite B in Fulton, Illinois. Providers at the new clinic include Lynne Coffey, FNP and…read more »


Deer Taken in First Firearm Weekend Dramatically Lower Than Last Year

The Illinois seven day firearm deer hunting season begins its last 4 days for this year.  The season will run December 5th through December 8th. The first firearm deer hunting season was November 22-24th.  Numbers released by the Illinois Department of Natural Resources show a dramatic drop in the number of deer harvested as compared…read more »

Carroll County Sheriff Fish

There is Something Fishy in Carroll County

Carroll County Deputies called it the Catch of the Day, but, any way you look at it, they had a fishy situation. Monday night deputy’s responded to a call of debris in the roadway at IL Route 78 and Ideal Road.  When they arrived they discover about 200-300 pounds of what may have been Asian…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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