WAKO News

LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Wednesday arrested 38 year old Robert Hall of Bridgeport on a charge of Violation of an Order of Protection. Lawrenceville Police Wednesday arrested 35 year

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 2,404 new cases of coronavirus across the state Tuesday with 17 new deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department says there were 4 positive cases

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police have now completed their investigation into a recent two vehicle accident. The mishap occured  Monday at the intersection of James Street and Bond Avenue. Reports indicate

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LOCAL ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Tuesday arrested 39 year old Walter Mickewicz of Lawrenceville on a charge of Domestic Battery. He was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being held pending the

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FREEZE WARNING AND WATCH

The National Weather Service has issued a Freeze Warning for the entire WAKO listening area from 1 a.m. to 9 a.m. Central Time Thursday and a Freeze Watch from late Thursday night until Friday

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UNIT 20 SPECIAL SESSION

The Lawrence Unit 20 Board of Education has scheduled a special session Wednesday. officials have informed WAKO that the board will meet Wednesday, March 31st at 7 p.m. in the Lawrenceville High

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,761 new cases of coronavirus across the state Monday with 5 new deaths. There were no new cases reported in Lawrence County Monday according to

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