WAKO News

LOCAL AND AREA ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Thursday arrested 41 year old Harry Oliver of Lawrenceville on a charge of Being a Sex Offender at a Public Park, a Class A Misdeameanor. He was booked into the Lawrence County

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STATE POLICE OREP RESULTS

Illinois State Police District 12 out of Effingham has released the results of Occupant Restraint Enforcement Patrols held in Lawrence and Crawford Counties in August. Those patrols provided extra

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BRIDGEPORT CITY COUNCIL

The Bridgeport City Council Tuesday night moved to refinance the city water bonds. Mayor Michael Crask told the council that the action would result in significant savings over the remaining term

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BI-STATE AUTHORITY

There could be funding coming to the Mid-American Air Center in 2021 for a major runway repair project. Airport manager Kurt Schwartz told the Bi-State Authority which governs the facility that

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