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KNOX COUNTY ARREST

The Knox County Indiana Sheriffs Department this past weekend after a vehicle chase into Oaktown. Taken into custody after the pursuit was 36 year old Christopher Lockhart of Lawrenceville. He has

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LAWRENCEVILLE POLICE

Lawrenceville Police early Saturday arrested a local man on multiple charges. Taken into custody was 41 year old Elgin Jones of Lawrenceville. He was preliminarily charged with Domestic Battery,

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department made several arrests over the Memorial Day weekend.  22 year old Sage Atteberry of Lawrenceville was charged Friday with Domestic Battery and was being held

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POOL OPENING DELAYED

Vincennes Mayor Joe Yochum announced Friday that due to predicted low temperatures for Saturday May 29th, the scheduled opening of the Rainbow Beach pool will be delayed until Sunday May 30th. Pool

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AREA UNEMPLOYMENT DROPS

Unemployment rates went down from March to April across much of southeastern Illinois. That according to individual county figures released this week by the Illinois Department of Employment

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 891 new cases of coronavirus Thursday with 42 additional deaths across the state. One of those deaths occurring in neighboring Richland County-a 50

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Health Department arrested a wanted out of county man. Taken into custody was 28 year old Steven Moore of Flora. He was found to be the subject of arrest warrants from both Clay

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