WAKO News

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 6,321 cases of coronavirus over the weekend Friday through Sunday across the state with 120 additional deaths. The latest Lawrence County Health

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police investigated a two vehicle collision Saturday. The mishap occured in the 1300 block of State Street. Vehicles being driven by Joshua DeCausey of rural Lawrenceville and Jeffrey

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department Sunday arrested 22 year old Samuel Potts of Lawrenceville for Driving Under the Influence (Alcohol). He was taken to the Lawrence County Jail and released

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WINTER STORM WATCH ISSUED

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch for the entire WAKO listening area in southeastern Illinois and southwestern Indiana. It will go into effect late Sunday afternoon

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health Thursday reported 2,838 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus across the state with 102 new deaths. The most recent Lawrence County Health

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LAWRENCE COUNTY ARREST

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department arrested a wanted Knox County Indiana man Thursday. Taken into custody was 39 year old Detric Doe of Vincennes for Violation of Conditions of Bail Bond. He

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