WAKO News

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 3,581 new confirmed cases of coronavirus across the state Thursday with 40 more deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department indicates there were

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SUMNER SPECIAL SESSION

Sumner Mayor Betty Brian has called a Special Session of the City Council for next week. It is scheduled for Tuesday April 20th at 6 p.m. The meeting will be to address the Fiscal Year 2021-22 City

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reports 3,536 new cases of coronavirus across the state Wednesday with 31 additional deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department indicated there were no

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KNOX COUNTY FIRE

Multiple firefighting agencies were dispatched Wednesday evening to a funeral home fire in northern Knox County Indiana. Units from Oaktown, Vincennes, Washington and Freelandville were mobilized

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENTS

Lawrenceville Police dealt with two accidents Wednesday. The first was a two vehicle collision about 2:45 p.m. in the 700 block of State Street. A 2001 Dodge Dakota being driven by Delilah Gray of

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department arrested 30 year old Zachary Riggs of Sumner Wednesday. He was wanted for Failure to Appear in Court and also on a warrant for Possession of Methamphetamine

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