Mount Morris is a village in Mount Morris Township, Ogle County, Illinois, United States. The population was 2,998 at the 2010 census, down from 3,013 in 2000.
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Mount Morris News
The Third Annual US National Straw Sculpting Competition is now open every day through August 26th on the Mt Morris campus square. Six new sculptures for 2018 are featured. This year’s competition will be judged for two awards: ‘People’s Choice’ public voting by all visitors, and ‘Artist’s Choice’ voting by the competing sculptors. The winners…read more »
Around 5am Tuesday Ogle County Sheriff’s Deputies located a vehicle stopped in the middle of the intersection of Montague road and Pecatonica road. The vehicle was being driven by 24 year old Michael R. Sanchez of Leaf River. It was determined that Sanchez had run out of gas and the vehicle stalled. It was also…read more »
The Ogle County Sheriff’s Department is morning the loss of one of its own as a head-on crash claimed the life of a Sheriff’s Lieutenant. Ogle County Sheriff Brian VanVickle said Lt. Randall Hilliard of Byron was killed in a head on collision early Saturday morning. The Illinois State Police are investigating. They say shortly…read more »
According to Ogle County Deputies, around 8:30 Wednesday they were called to the Citgo Gas Station in Leaf River. Reportedly 41 year old Joshua McQuality of Leaf River walked into the Citgo and threatened the cashier. Deputies located McQuality at his residence and he was taken into custody. McQuality was charged with Aggravated Assault and…read more »