WAKO News

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reports there were 1,747 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus across the state Monday with 35 more deaths. One of those deaths occuring in

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VINCENNES FIRE

Two people were injured and hospitalized early Tuesday morning when fire broke out at a Vincennes duplex. Firefighters were dispatched around 3 a.m. to the fire location in the 600 block of North

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SNOW BLANKETS AREA

The National Weather Service reports anywhere from 2 up to 5 inches of snow fell across the area from Monday afternoon through Tuesday morning. The snowfall caused rural and secondary roads along

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 2,060 new cases of coronavirus Sunday across the state with 48 additional deaths. The most recent Lawrence County Health Department figures show

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department arrested a wanted Knox County Indiana man late last week. Taken into custody Friday was 24 year old Benjamin Youngren of Vincennes on a warrant for Domestic

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 3,328 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus Thursday across the state with 69 additional deaths. The latest Lawrence County Health

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ARCTIC AIR ON THE WAY

The National Weather Service says that an arctic air front will sweep through the region this weekend bringing the potential of snow Saturday afternoon and evening with minor accumulations

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