WAKO News

FATAL PLANE CRASH

Lawrence County Coroner Shannon Steffey has released a statement in regard to a fatal plane crash early Saturday. About 2:15 a.m. Lawrence County 911 Dispatch recieved a call from the Federal

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BOIL ORDER LIFTED

The Petrolia Water District has informed WAKO News that the boil order issued Tuesday for the area along the North Frontage Road from Applegate Road west to Union Chapel Road has now been lifted.

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SATURATION SATURDAY

The Illinois Department of Transportation along with the Illinois Chapter of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) and law enforcement agencies across the state are teaming up for “Saturation

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department reports the arrest of a wanted local man Thursday. Taken into custody at the Lawrence County Courthouse was 63 year old Jerry Hewitt of Lawrenceville on a

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VINCENNES STREET CLOSING

Vincennes Mayor Joe Yochum has informed WAKO News that Indianapolis Avenue will be closed Thursday August 27th and Friday August 28th from Second Street to Chestnut to allow for work to be done in

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