Local Government

Prophetstown May Gain New Business

Prophetstown is poised to receive a new retail business on Main Street if all goes according to plan. New...

Illinois 172 south of Tampico to close July 17 (Wednesday)

The detour will be in place for three weeks.

Mobile Housing Discussed in Lyndon

Trustee Becky Piester asked the board if the village’s current ordinance regarding people living in trailers on properties in the village for extended periods of time needed updating.

I-88 Lane Closure Wednesday

The closure is necessary to make repairs to the bridge deck and will begin at 9 a.m.

Prophetstown to Spray for Mosquitoes Tonight

The entire city and Prophetstown State Park will be sprayed.

County Employment Grows

Submitted by Gary Camarano, Whiteside County Economic Development Director The 2018 Employment Base Growth for Whiteside County showed positive gains...

Vehicle Break-In Suspect Arrested

During the investigation the suspect was identified to be Brandon Karrow (19) of Prophetstown.

Prophetstown Special Meeting

The Prophetstown City Council will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, June 25th at 7:00 PM to approve an updated Resolution of Support and Commitment of Funds for a grant.

ATTN: Tampico Residents, We Need Your Help

The Village is asking all residents to work to reduce their water use to help prevent the system from being overwhelmed and help protect fellow residents property.

Tampico Flooding Continues

In conversations over the past few weeks Tampico Mayor Kris Hill has said “Tampico” actually means swamp area and according to Wikipedia...