WAKO News

LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department early Friday arrested 56 year old Dana Cornwell of Lawrenceville on a charge of Driving Under the Influence (Drugs). She was taken to the Lawrence County

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 478 new cases of coronavirus along with 9 additional deaths Wednesday. There were no new case reports from the Lawrence County Health Department.

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Wednesday arrested 23 Cheyenne Urban of Lawrenceville for Failure to Appear (Court Review). Urban was taken to the Lawrence County Jail and was later

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VU PUBLIC HEARING

Vincennes University has announced it will be holding a public hearing this month. The hearing is scheduled for Thursday June 10th at 9 a.m. EDT in Room #112 of the Learning Resource Center on the

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UNIT 20 SPECIAL SESSION

The Lawrence Unit 20 Board of Education will meet in special session this week. Unit 20 officials tell WAKO News that the board will meet in executive session Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Parkview

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported there were only 401 confirmed new cases of coronavirus across the state Tuesday with only 8 additional deaths. The Lawrence County Health

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville police have completed their investigation into a recent two vehicle accident at the Mach-1 parking lot at 1502 State Street late Monday afternoon. Reports indicate that around 5:45

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