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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health now reports there have been a total of 1,630,864 cases of coronavirus across the state with 25,017 deaths since the pandemic began. The Lawrence County

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

There were no injuries in a two vehicle accident Saturday night at the Caseys Convienience Store location at 501 State Street in Lawrenceville. Police report that around 9:15 p.m. a 2016 Toyota

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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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