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LAWRENCEVILLE LEAF PICKUP

The City of Lawrenceville will begin it’s 2023 leaf pickup schedule next month in November. For the safety of city workers and anyone else near the pickup truck, citizens are asked that only

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VINCENNES BOARD OF WORKS

The Vincennes Board of Works and Safety will meet in a special session early next week. City officials have informed WAKO News that the meeting will be at 4 p.m. ET on Monday October 30th in the

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KNOX COUNTY SENTENCING

An Oaktown Indiana man was sentenced to prison this week in Knox County after being convicted of the death of his wife. Tuesday, Kevin Hatfield was given a total of over 70 years in the Indiana

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OLNEY DEATH INVESTIGATION

A late night death investigation is underway in neighboring Richland County. The Olney Police Department reports that they were called out Tuesday night around 10:30 p.m. to the Rural King store

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Monday arrested 38 year old John Hunt of Sullivan on a charge of Domestic Battery. He was booked into the Lawrence County Jail and was being held there

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PETROLIA WATER BOIL ORDER

The Petrolia Water District has informed WAKO that they have issued a boil order starting Tuesday till further notice for customers in the area of the Bridgeport Road (County Road 800 E) west on

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