WAKO News

PETROLIA WATER BOIL ORDER

The Petrolia Water District Friday issued a boil order due to a water leak. The affected area is from Lawrenceville west to County Road 850 on both side of U.S. Route 50. The boil order in effect

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 6,652 confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus across the state Thursday with 88 more deaths. That brings the overall total of cases to

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Thursday arrested 31 year old Amanda Drieman of Lawrenceville on a charge of Felony Retail Theft. She was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being

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IHSA SPORTS REMAIN ON HOLD

The waiting game for high school sports to resume in Illinois continues. The Illinois High School Association Board of Directors met virtually Wednesday and announced that sports remain on pause,

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