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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

Whiteside County Health

Two Additional Positive Cases Identified in Whiteside County

Whiteside County has identified its two additional laboratory confirmed positive cases of COVID-19. One case is an individual in their 60s and the other is an individual in their 30s. The Whiteside County Health Department (WCHD) is working closely with the Illinois Department of Health (IDPH), the individual and healthcare providers to identify quarantine and…read more »

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CGH Dixon Rehab Temporarily Closed and Consolidated with Sterling

According to a press release from CGH Medical Center they say for the health and safety of patients and staff, as well as the utilization of resources, CGH Dixon Rehab Services and CGH Morrison Rehab Services will be temporarily closed and consolidated with the CGH Locust Street Rehab Center, located at 1809 N. Locust Street,…read more »

Ogle County Judicial Center

Sauk Valley Courthouses Closed to the Public

Area courthouses are closing their doors to the public in an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19. In Lee County Presiding Circuit Judge Jacquelyn Ackert issued an administrative order (Admin Order No. 2020-11) restricting access to the new courthouse to only those individuals from the public who are a “party” to an essential or…read more »

Morrison Obituaries


Cleone E. Stanely

Cleone E. Stanely, 86, of Milledgeville died on Thursday, March, 12, 2020 at Resthave Home in Morrison. Cleone was born in Iowa on February 11, 1934, the daughter of Eli and Wauneta (Johnson) Meng. She married George Stanley in October 1955. He predeceased her in 1993. Cleone was a teacher for many years, and finished…read more »

Alice Niccola Gould

Alice Niccola Gould, age 89 of Fulton, died Thursday, March 05, 2020 at Allure Nursing Home in Prophetstown. Alice was born on January 12, 1931 in Brookings, South Dakota, the daughter of Benjamin and Blanche (Gramer) Fenn. She married Willard “Bill” Gould on April 11, 1948 in Sterling. Alice worked at First National Bank then…read more »

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