WAKO News

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 2,669 new cases of coronavirus across the state Thursday with 33 new deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department reported 18 new positive cases

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police have completed their investigation into a recent two vehicle accident at the intersection of Lexington Avenue and West Haven Road. Reports indicate that a 1999 Toyota being

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department arrested an out of state subject Thursday. Taken into custody was 42 year old Kale Austin of Marrero, Louisiana for Driving Under the Influence (Alcohol). He

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 2,692 new cases of coronavirus Wednesday across the state with 34 new deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department reports there were 16 positive

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police investigated a two vehicle accident Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Porter Avenue and James Street. Just after 3:30 p.m, a 2017 Ford being driven by Makayla Kocher

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Wednesday arrested 48 year old Heather Leigh of Bruceville Indiana on a charge of Violation of Conditions of Bail Bond. She was taken to the Lawrence County

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