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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department (LCSD) arrested a West Salem Illinois man Wednesday on multiple offenses. 29 year old Colton Seibert has been preliminarily charged with Fleeing and Eluding

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BOIL ORDER LIFTED

WAKO News has been informed by the Petrolia Water District that the boil order that was imposed late last month has now been lifted. That boil order began on Monday, January 22nd and was for water

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LOCAL ARRESTS

Lawrence County law enforcement authorities Tuesday picked up four people for Probation Violations. Arrested by the Lawrence County Sheriffs Department were 42 year old Savanna Frost of Shelburn

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IDOT POTHOLE REPAIR

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) is advising Lawrence County motorists and others across the area that it’s maintenence crews are out looking for and repairing potholes on

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department (LCSD) picked up a wanted Indiana man Tuesday. 29 year old Elijah Carnahan of Vincennes was wanted on an out of county warrant. He was taken to the Lawrence

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TAX RETURNS

The Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR) will begin accepting and processing 2023 tax returns on Monday January 29th, the same day that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) begins accepting federal

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