Whiteside County (IL)

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Whiteside County Government

Whiteside County Sheriff's Department

Rural Patrol: Coleta, Deer Grove


Appears to be a dispatch center run by the Twin City EMS Agency for both Rock Falls and Sterling for Fire and EMS purposes.

Heard: Dispatch test pages for several Whiteside County fire departments, including Sterling, Rock Falls, Coleta, and Tampico, all on 154.190 (CSQ) and using a callsign of WWA349. This comes back to CGH Medical Center in Sterling

EMS Agencies and Hospitals

CGH Medical Center / EMS (Rock Falls)

  • Website (Community General Hospital) Owned by the city of Sterling.
  • 72.24 F WQIC916 GPS Based Clock System
  • WQPH335 - Mobiles on 159.915 (11K) for "At Scene" comms on Ambulance personnel

Morrison Community Hospital

Municipalities and Districts


  • 151.3025 Mobile Extenders (NFM) WQVL549


  • EMS Units: 1G19


  • WQPQ299 160.005 Mobile for Water Department (11K Voice/Data)


Prophetstown Fire Protection District

  • Serves Lyndon and Hoopole
  • WQWB646 10/22 add mobile extenders on 159.33 (NFM)



Tampico Rural Fire Protection District

  • Serves Deer Grove


Parochial Schools

Newman Central Catholic High School (Sterling)

  • WQOI404 - 152.36 Repeater with 157.625 input (11K)

East Colona School District 12

  • WPPA270 - 452.05 Base/Mobile (Rock Falls)

Sterling Community Unit School District 5

  • Using a TRS for Buses/Security/Maintenance (maintained by EF Johnson)


Wiersema Charter Services (Morrison)

  • 9/12 FCC Application 0005406262 for 464.6125 Base/Mobile , 464.5, 464.9 Mobiles (11K)

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