Last Build Date: Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:57:00 -0600
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:57:00 -0600A sex crime was reported to Lawrence police on Wednesday.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:53:49 -0600The National Weather Service in Topeka on Thursday issued a dense fog advisory that will be in effect from 10 p.m. Thursday until 10 a.m. Friday.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:03:51 -0600The City of Lawrence’s first parking study begins next week with public meetings to gather feedback from residents, business owners and developers in the core of the city.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:08:39 -0600Kansas coach Bill Self on Thursday said that senior point guard Frank Mason III was doing fine after tweaking his knee during Monday’s win over Iowa State and was not expected to miss any time, including practice. By Matt Tait
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:37:46 -0600This year’s annual Kenneth A. Spencer Memorial Lecture at the University of Kansas will feature a professor who’s made a career out of inspiring people to better appreciate bacteria.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:01:14 -0600Citing a host of problems and noncompliance with federal laws and regulations, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services has denied the state's request to extend a waiver that allowed it to operate its privatized, managed care Medicaid system known as KanCare.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 11:00:53 -0600Lawrence's Card Table Theatre is restaging its production of "The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui," Bertolt Brecht's 1941 allegorical satire about the ascent of Nazism in 1930s Germany, in local venues this week and next.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:25:03 -0600University of Kansas vice chancellor for public affairs Tim Caboni has been named the preferred candidate to become the next president of Western Kentucky University.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:45:32 -0600Just days after a lopsided loss to the second best team in the country, the Kansas women’s basketball team was tasked with yet another ranked opponent.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:40:19 -0600Kansas legislators on Wednesday slammed Gov. Sam Brownback’s accounting move to mask a hole in the state budget, then signaled they may approve it anyway.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600Give Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach credit for doggedness. He isn’t giving up easily on his grand vision of making Kansas the most difficult place in the country to register to vote and cast a ballot.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600Sometimes, you’ve got to go through it to get to it. That’s a personal motto with which I have occasionally consoled myself since I was a teenager. It means that for as much as we naturally seek to avoid the unpleasant situation, to find a way over or around it, there are times in this life when the only option is to go through it, to endure the unendurable thing and pick up the pieces on the other side.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600Leaving aside the missing element of grace and the improbability of his ever stopping to think, Donald Trump is the waterbeetle of politics. His feral cunning in manipulating the masses and the media is, like the waterbeetle’s facility, instinctive.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600There was little indication Wednesday of the ordeal teacher Nate Robinson endured in the first semester of his eighth said at Eudora High School.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600Free State wrestling coach Mike Gillman knew that his team had the experience factor over Shawnee Mission Northwest in Wednesday's home dual against the Cougars, but there were still a few things that he was looking for regardless of the outcome. The Firebirds won 10 of the 12 matches to coast to a 64-10 victory over the Cougars, and Gillman was pleased to see that their work in the practice room translated over to the dual.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0600During practice Monday, Lawrence High boys basketball coach Mike Lewis never brought up his team’s upcoming matchup against Wichita Southeast. But his players didn’t need to be reminded. By Bobby Nightengale
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:48:22 -0600The Baldwin City Council approved a text amendment to the city zoning ordinance that will allow used car lots on the U.S. Highway 56 corridor.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:44:43 -0600Free State High boys basketball coach Sam Stroh reflects on the night he shot hoops with President Obama.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:24:00 -0600Sometimes seven is enough, as the Kansas basketball team has shown so far this season and showed 43 seasons ago.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:08:56 -0600On Wednesday morning, the Lawrence Memorial Hospital board of trustees voted unanimously to approve a new strategic plan, which charts the hospital’s course to become a “partner for lifelong health” in the Lawrence community over the next three to seven years.