Prophetstown is a city in Whiteside CountyIllinoisUnited States. The population was 2,080 at the 2010 census, up from 2,023 in 2000.

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Sauk Valley Tourism Has a Winning Combination

Some people who live in the Sauk Valley may say there is nothing to do, nothing to see and nothing going on in the area. However, stats have shown a great deal of people are finding things to see, things to do and places to visit in the Sauk Valley. Recently, Illinois Tourism released the…read more »


Tampico Receives $2.5 million for Water Main Repairs and Sanitary Issues

On Monday Congresswoman Cheri Bustos announced more than $5 million in grants and loans from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of Rural Development for both the Village of Tampico in Whiteside County and the Village of Joy in Mercer County. The USDA Rural Development loans and grant assistance program is designed to forge partnerships…read more »

Prophetstown Obituaries


Susan Marie Frank

Susan Marie Frank, 71 of Tampico, died Thursday, August 9, 2018 at CGH Medical Center in Sterling.  Susan was born on October 17, 1946 in Sterling, the daughter of Glen R. and Iola (Warner) Stanley. She married Gerry K. Frank on December 27, 1966 at Immanuel Ev. Lutheran Church in Rock Falls. Susan was a…read more »

Dolores Nieves

Dolores Nieves, age 99, died Friday, August 3, 2018 at Clarissa Cook Hospice Center, Davenport, Iowa. Dolores was born on November 11, 1918 in Puerto Rico the daughter of Antonio and Edelmira (Garcia) Velez.  She married Emilio Nieves on August 6, 1951 in New Jersey.  He died May 10, 2000.  Dolores was employed as a…read more »

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