WAKO News

RIVER FLOOD WARNINGS

The National Weather Service says the Flood Warning for the Embarras River at Lawrenceville will be in effect until Tuesday. The river Thursday morning was at 34.9 feet and falling after a crest of

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WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY

The National Weather Service is continuing a Winter Weather Advisory in effect for the WAKO listening area until 6 a.m. CST Friday. After freezing rain and drizzle created a thin glaze of ice

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,549 new cases of coronavirus along with 25 new deaths across the state Tuesday. There were 15 positive cases reported in Lawrence County Tuesday

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LAWRENCEVILLE ARREST

Lawrenceville Police Monday arrested 33 year old Cara Wells of Lawrenceville for Failure to Appear in Court and Unlawful Violation of an Order of Protection. She was booked into the Lawrence County

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