WAKO News

LOCAL DRUG ARRESTS

Local Lawrence County law enforcement agencies made 2 drug arrests Thursday. The Sheriffs Department arrested 30 year old Chris McNew of Robinson and Bridgeport Police arrested 50 year old

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FROST ADVISORY

The National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory for early Saturday morning for the entire WAKO listening area in southeastern Illinois and southwestern Indiana. The advisory calls for

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LAWRENCE COUNTY BURN BAN

Lawrence County is now under a burn ban until further notice. WAKO News was informed by county officials Thursday that the ban was initiated after a consultation with county fire chiefs and the

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CRAWFORD COUNTY BURN BAN

Crawford County has joined Jasper County in southeastern Illinois in implementing a burn ban till further notice. The announcement made Wednesday by the Crawford County Sheriffs Department. The ban

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