WAKO News

MILLER APOLOGY

New 15th District Republican Congresswoman Mary Miller has issued a statement on her remarks made last week at the Moms for America event in Washington D.C. She apologized for making the remark

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported that there were 20,705 new cases of coronavirus across the state this past weekend Friday through Sunday with 302 additional deaths. Those totals

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Sunday arrested 38 year old Bradley Heath of Lawrenceville on charges of Domestic Battery and Aggravated Domestic Battery. No other arrest details were given

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VACCINE ROLLOUT

Illinois Governor J.B Pritzger announced the next step in the COVID-19 vaccination process Wednesday in Springfield. The state is currently in Phase 1-A of distribution with frontline health care

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 7,569 new and probable cases of coronavirus across the state Wednesday with 139 additional deaths. Overall since the pandemic began, there have

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