WAKO News

NWS WIND ADVISORY

The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Advisory for the entire WAKO listening area from 11 a.m. Central Time Wednesday until midnight. Winds will be from the south at 20 to 30 miles per

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 1,182 cases of coronavirus across the state Monday with 5 deaths. The latest Lawrence County Health Department figures indicated there were 13 new

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LOCAL ARRESTS

The Lawrence County Sheriffs Department made two arrests Monday. Taken into custody were 44 year old Kristi Richards of Lawrenceville for Probation Violation. She was being held in the Lawrence

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ELEVATED FIRE CONDITIONS

The National Weather Service indicates that elevated fire weather conditions will exist over the WAKO listening area for the next few days. The combination of gusty winds and low relative humidity

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 5,075 cases of coronavirus across the state this past weekend-Friday through Sunday-with 95 new deaths. The Lawrence County Health Department

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police Friday investigated a single vehicle accident at Adams and 12th Streets. A 2007 Toyota being driven by Heather Underhill of Lawrenceville was making a right turn. She dropped a

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