WAKO News

L.C.M.H. UNDER LOCKDOWN

Lawrence County Memorial Hospital is under lockdown. That according to Chief Executive Officer Don Robbins. Robbins informed WAKO of the new restrictions Tuesday. The measures have been put into

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CORONAVIRUS EXPANDS

The Illinois Department of Public Health has announced 12 new cases of the coronavirus disease across the state. Two additional counties have now reported cases-Peoria and Will. That now brings the

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The number of Illinois cases of the coronavirus has reached 66 with residents with the illness emerging in central and southern Illinois. The nearest case to the WAKO listening area is in

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LAWRENCEVILLE ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police made two arrests. Taken into custody was 23 year old Tryton Jarvis of Olney on multiple charges of Pedestrian Under the Influence of Alcohol, Possession of Methamphetamine,

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