WAKO News

PARIS MAN FOUND DEAD

Authorities in Edgar County now say the remains of a missing Paris man have been discovered this week in the debris of an apartment house fire. 54 year old Larry Arrasmith was unable to be found

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KNOX COUNTY FATAL ACCIDENT

Reports out of Knox County Indiana indicate one man has died after being involved in a single vehicle accident on  State Road 67. A 2015 GMC Pickup being driven by 53 year old Russell Perkins of

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I.E.C.C. BOARD

The Illinois Eastern Community College Board of Trustees has authorized issuance of over $2.3 million in Taxable General Obligation Bonds for the purpose of paying claims against the district. The

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LAWRENCE COUNTY BOARD

The Lawrence County Board has approved an update to it’s liquor ordinance amending the cap on available licenses. The board moved Wednesday to allow 20 total licenses to be available up from

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PETROLIA WATER OUTAGE

The Petrolia Water District has informed WAKO News that there will be a 1 hour water shutoff Thursday afternoon. The area affected is from Archery Road west to the CDG building along both sides of

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