WAKO News

VU INDOOR MASKING

With classes set to resume on Monday August 16th and students arriving on campus next week, Vincennes University has announced a temporary revision in its mask policy. Starting this Friday August

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 2,682 new cases of coronavirus and 8 new deaths across the state Tuesday. The Tuesday total is one of the highest in the recent spike in Illinois

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Tuesday arrested two people. Taken into custody were 39 year old Brent Wiseman of Palestine for Probation Violation and 40 year old Jason Fredrick of

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FOID REFORM LEGISLATION

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzger Monday signed what he called the most comprehensive reform to state firearms laws in over 100 years.  The new bill is aimed at modernizing the Firearm Owners

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,687 new cases of coronavirus statewide Monday with only 3 deaths. COVID-19 cases continue to rise locally and across the area. The Lawrence

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