WAKO News

V.U. CATERPILLAR GRANT

Vincennes University has received a $100,000 grant from Caterpillar Foundation for use in upgrading its industrial automation equipment in it’s Advanced Internship in Manufacturing (AIM)

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,220 new and probable cases of coronavirus across the state Monday with 22 additional deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department reported 2 new

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Tuesday arrested 28 year old Jastine Smith of Vincennes on a charge of Violation of an Order of Protection. She was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police investigated an early morning two vehicle accident Tuesday. Reports indicate that around 12:10 a.m. a 2013 Dodge being driven by Patricia Montgomery of Lawrenceville was

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported there were 5,773 new cases of coronavirus across the state this past weekend-Friday through Sunday-with 59 new deaths. The Lawrence County Health

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LOCAL ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Saturday arrested a wanted Indiana man. Taken into custody was 34 year old Ryan Tweedy of Vincennes for a Parole Violation (Kentucky). He was booked into the Lawrence County

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