WAKO News

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health has reported 30,319 new cases of coronavirus since reporting Friday August 27th with an additional total of 178 deaths. The Lawrence County Health

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENTS

Lawrenceville Police have completed investigation into 2 recent accidents. The first occured last Friday evening about 7:40 p.m. when an unidentified bicylist from Lawrenceville ran out in front of

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department early Tuesday arrested 34 year old Gerald Charles of Bridgeport for Domestic Battery and Interference with Reporting Domestic Battery. He was booked into the

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LABOR DAY CELEBRATIONS

Many local and area communities will host end of summer celebrations this Labor Day weekend and Labor Day Monday. The Bicknell Indiana Labor Day Festival is already underway with activities Friday,

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 4,183 new confirmed cases of coronavirus across the state Thursday with 22 new deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department reports there were 18

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LOCAL ARRESTS

Three men were charged with Failure to Appear in Court Thursday after their arrests by law enforcement authorities. 26 year old Jedidiah Assenmacher of Lawrenceville was booked into the Lawrence

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VINCENNES FIRE

Vincennes city firefighters were dispatched Thursday morning to battle a residential fire. Units were called out around 6:15 a.m. EDT to the fire location-the 634 Manilla Street home of Jody

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