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Dana Nelson, Whiteside County Clerk, announced today that state law has created a "grace period" for people to register to vote between February 22nd and March 13th. The General Primary Election is March 20, 2012. Mrs. Nelson said individuals may register in-person during normal office hours at the Clerk's office…

Election News-2010 Primary

Written by January 01 2010
With the General Primary Election a month away, County Clerk Dana Nelson today said that it is time to turn attention to voting-more specifically absentee voting. Illinois election law provides that 40 days before an election, qualified voters can request an application for an absentee ballot from their local County…
Dana Nelson, Whiteside County Clerk, announces Early Voting Requirements for the February 2, 2010 General Primary Election. Voters can cast a ballot prior to Election day without having to offer a reason or an excuse for wanting to vote early. Voters will have to present a government issued photo ID,…
Whiteside County Announces the Premises Alert Program. The program provides for public safety agencies in Whiteside County to maintain information on individuals with special needs within the county. The program is completely voluntary and shall remain strictly confidential. The information provided shall only be used to provide assistance to emergency…
IDNR will host Whiteside County Floodplain Mapping Open House. General public provided opportunity to review and comment on the recently produced Whiteside County Flood Insurance Rate Map.
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources has placed the preliminary Digital Flood Insurance Rate Maps, for Whiteside County, on their flood map website. The maps can be viewed at www.illinoisfloodmaps.org. Please note that these are preliminary, not the final maps. There will be a public open house in the not…
Effective Thursday, October 1, 2009 the Circuit Clerk's Office located at the Whiteside County Courthouse at 200 E. Knox St., Morrison and the Eastern branch facility located at 101 E. Third St., Sterling will no longer be accepting and processing passport applications.Facilities that are accepting and processing passports are as…
The Whiteside County Sheriff's Department will present its 37th annual youth fishing derby from 9 a.m. to noon Sept.12th at Morrison Rockwood State Park, 18750 Lake Road, Morrison.
Whiteside County Sheriff Kelly Wilhelmi is pleased to announce the launching of “ SENIORS Vs. CRIME “ of Whiteside County. This new program is aimed at combating criminal victimization of older citizens and reducing their fear of becoming victims.
CONTACT: Lois Meisenheimer 815/625-1495WHITESIDE COUNTY REGIONAL OFFICE OF EDUCATION AWARDED 1 OF 10 2009 BARBARA BUSH FOUNDATION FOR FAMILY LITERACY GRANTS
Click here for April 7, 2009 Whiteside County Consolidated Election Results
SPRING ROAD POSTING LIFTED ON WHITESIDE COUNTY ROADSEFFECTIVE THURSDAY, MARCH 15TH, 2012 The Whiteside County Highway Department has announced the lifting of the spring road postings for County Highways. The postings will be lifted on Thursday, March 15th, 2012. (Township roads may vary, so it is suggested that each township…
Whiteside County Department of Management Services hereby requests written proposals for the purchase and installation of a Document Archiving System at the Whiteside County Courthouse (Morrison, IL)Information may be obtained by telephoning the Whiteside County Department of Manangement Services at (815)772-5101 or by picking it up at the Department of…
Dana Nelson, Whiteside County Clerk, announces Early Voting requirements for the February 2, 2010 General Primary Election. Voters can cast a ballot prior to Election day without having to offer a reason or an excuse for wanting to vote early. Voters will have to present a government issued photo ID,…

Election News

Written by March 03 2009
With the Consolidated a month away, County Clerk Dana Nelson today said that it is time to turn attention to voting-more specifically absentee voting. Illinois election law provides that 40 days before an election, qualified voters who will be unable to vote at their polling place on election day, can…
Effective Thursday, February 12th, 2009 The Whiteside County Highway Department has announced the posting of Spring weight limits for County Highways. These postings will go in effect on Thursday, February 12th, 2009 and will remain in effect until further notice. Township roads may vary, so it is suggested that each…
The Illinois Sheriffs’ Association announces that it will be awarding over $53,000 in college scholarships throughout the State of Illinois to students wishing to pursue higher education during the 2009-2010 academic year. The scholarships are to be applied to tuition, books, and fees only. The student must be enrolled full…
BEWARE !Tough economic times could make it easier to fall prey to a scam artist!
Youth fishing derby at state park BY SVN NEWS SERVICE MORRISON - Whiteside County Sheriff's Department will present its 36th annual youth fishing derby from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 6 at Morrison Rockwood State Park, 18750 Lake Road, Morrison.
Wilhelmi tapped for sheriff in WhitesideJail administrator has been with the department 20 years
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