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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department early Monday arrested 42 year old Michelle Crouse of Lawrenceville on a charge of Unlawful Possession of Methamphetamine. She was taken to the Lawrence

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CORONER CAUCUS

The Knox County Republican Party has set a date for the caucus to select a new county coroner. It will be at 9 a.m. ET on Saturday September 30th at the Vincennes City Hall. Precinct committee

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department arrested a wanted local man Friday. 28 year old Tanner Fry of Lawrenceville was picked up on an order to take into custody. He was taken to the Lawrence

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ISP A.C.E. PATROLS

The Illinois State Police (ISP) Troop 9 based out of Effingham has announced that they will be conducting Alcohol Countermeasure Enforcement (ACE) patrols here in Lawrence County in October. ACE

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LAWRENCEVILLE CITY COUNCIL

The Lawrenceville City Council met in regular monthly session Thursday night at City Hall in Lawrenceville. Mayor David Courtney announced that there will be a formal ceremony held later this month

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SUMNER INTERSECTION CLOSURE

The city of Sumner has informed WAKO News that beginning Monday September 18th, the intersection of Christy Avenue and North Avenue will be closed to vehicular traffic until further notice to allow

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