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LAWRENCE COUNTY BOARD

The Lawrence County Board met in regular session Wednesday and received an update on COVID-19 response in the county from Lawrence County Health Department Administrator Amy Marley. She detailed

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health Wednesday reported 4,882 new and probable cases of coronavirus across the state with 107 additional deaths. One of those reported in neighboring Richland

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LOCAL ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Wednesday arrested 27 year old Cody Correll of Lawrenceville on a charge of Domestic Battery. He was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being held pending bond.

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KNOX COUNTY JAIL COMMITTEE

The Knox County Indiana Commissioners Tuesday announced the formation of an 8 person committee looking into the construction of a new county correctional facility and jail addition. Appointments to

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reports there were 4,318 new cases of coronavirus Tuesday across the state with 33 deaths. The latest Lawrence County Health Department figures show there

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 3,385 new cases of coronavirus across the state Monday with 50 additional deaths. The latest Lawrence County Health Department figures show 14 new

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