WAKO News

KNOX COUNTY COUNCIL

The Knox County Indiana Council this week approved a 10 year tax abatement plan with Origis Energy in regard to the building of it’s planned new solar power plant near Wheatland. The company

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VINCENNES FIRE

Fire extensively damaged a Vincennes residence late Tuesday night. Vincennes city and township firefighters were called out around 11 p.m. EDT to the fire location at 1322 Locust Street and arrived

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Tuesday arrested 20 year old Dalton Mattingly of Robinson for Probation Violation. He was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being held on $3000

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HARPER IN COURT

Reports out of neighboring Wabash County indicate that preliminary hearing has been set for the southern Illinois man who lead area authorities on a multi-county chase and manhunt which ended with

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UNEMPLOYMENT DROPS

Unemployment levels dropped from April to May in southeastern Illinois according to figures released late last week by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Illinois Department of Workforce

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