WAKO News

VINCENNES STREET CLOSURE

The City of Vincennes has announced that crews with Wabash Utilities have closed Washington Avenue from Emison Avenue to Niblack Blvd for installation of a new water line. The street will reopen

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 5,714 new cases of coronavirus across the state Tuesday with 23 additional deaths. Overall since the pandemic began, there have been 1,809,875

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LAWRENCEVILLE ACCIDENT

Lawrenceville Police Tuesday handled a two vehicle crash on 13th Street north of Collins Avenue near Gray Wholesale. A 2005 Lincoln being driven by Issac Rendon of Bridgeport was turning north onto

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LOCAL ARRESTS

Lawrenceville Police Tuesday arrested a wanted out of state man. Taken into custody was 46 year old Wayne Dowty of Winter Haven, Florida on a warrant out of Florida. He was taken to the Lawrence

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VU MID-YEAR COMMENCEMENT

Vincennes University has announced that it will host Mid-Year Commencement ceremonies in-person on Saturday December 4th in the Red Skelton Performing Arts Center. The celebrations at 10:30 a.m.

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

The Illinois Department of Public Health reported 4,590 new cases of coronavirus across the state Monday with only 8 deaths. Overall since the pandemic began, there have been a total of 1,804,161

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SOUTHWEST INDIANA FATALITY

Sullivan County Indiana authorities have released the name of a man killed and his passenger who was critically injured in a single vehicle accident Sunday northeast of Carlisle. 40 year old Jeremy

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