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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On Friday, January 10 at approximately 2:30 am, Morrison Police responded to 529 East Wall Street, Morrison after receiving a 911 call of a female screaming. As Morrison Police arrived at this residence, a female, later identified as 39 year old Amy L. Castillo of Morrison was observed swinging a bat into a window on…read more »
On Sunday December 15 at 1:24 am, Whiteside County 9-1-1 Center in Morrison received a 9-1-1 call reporting a stabbing had occurred at a residence in the 22000 block of Brooks Road in rural Rock Falls. Brooks Road is a rural road located along the Rock River. Whiteside County Deputies arrived and found a man…read more »
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 »
On Sunday morning around 1:30 am Whiteside County Deputies responded to a residence in rural Rock Falls, Whiteside County for a death of a male subject. Through the investigation, this death has been determined to be homicide. Sheriff John Booker said this is an active homicide investigation, and detectives are following many leads at this…read more »
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, 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 »