WAKO News

LAWRENCEVILLE ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police report that 2 local residents were arrested Tuesday. Taken into custody were 39 year old Amanda McGuire of Sumner and 42 year old Harry Oliver of Lawrenceville. Both were

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SNOW POSSIBLE IN AREA

The National Weather Service has issued a special weather statement. Light snow is expected to start spreading across the WAKO listening area later today and gradually diminish from the west. 

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health has announced there were 2,994 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus across the state Monday with 49 additional deaths. The latest Lawrence County

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 15,486 new cases of coronavirus across the state this past weekend-Friday through Sunday-with 230 additional deaths. There were 5 positive cases

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LOCAL ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Sunday arrested 28 year old Derek Morgan of Oakland City Indiana on a charge of Kidnapping. No other arrest details were given in the report. Morgan was being held pending the

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