WAKO News

LOCAL AND AREA ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Wednesday arrested 18 year old Blace Bloebaum of Lawrenceville on a charge of Theft of Property over $500. he was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being held

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VINCENNES STREET CLOSURE

Vincennes Mayor Joe Yochum has informed WAKO News that 2nd Street between College Avenue and Indianapolis Avenue will be closed this Thursday December 17th through Monday the 21st. The closure is

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reports there were 7,359 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus across the state Tuesday with 117 deaths. Overall since the pandemic began, there

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VINCENNES POLICE ARREST

Vincennes Police report the arrest of a Lawrence County man on multiple charges after a traffic stop and vehicle pursuit. Authorities say that 28 year old Jared Deckard of Bridgeport was taken into

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health Monday reported 7,214 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus across the state with 103 additional deaths. Overall since the pandemic began, there

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