Last Build Date: Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:39:14 -0500
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:39:14 -0500A local faith group will hold a public meeting Thursday to discuss issues facing vulnerable populations in the Lawrence area.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:20:35 -0500Mediation in the lawsuit filed by the City of Lawrence against developers of The Oread hotel will conclude within the next month.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:52:03 -0500A last-minute change to the two-year budget plan removes money that the Senate budget committee had included to make all four quarterly payments into the state pension system next year. The Senate said that item will be looked at again in May, after new updated revenue estimates are released.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 15:08:42 -0500The Douglas County Commission has denied a corrections officer's claims that he faced sex discrimination and a retaliatory demotion. Rather, the commission argues the corrections officer, Kyle Appleby, was given "constructive criticism."
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 14:38:07 -0500Although they won't fly to Hawaii or the Bahamas for any competitions next season, the Kansas men's basketball team still will get an opportunity to play one game in the shadows of palm trees and the beach. By Matt Tait
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:30:20 -0500Lawrence police took two reports of sex crimes on Tuesday.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 10:20:52 -0500Congress has sent President Donald Trump legislation that would kill an online privacy regulation, a move that could eventually allow internet providers such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon to sell the browsing habits of their customers.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 09:54:48 -0500Drawing Attention is a regular feature of the Journal-World that highlights the editorial cartoons of Lawrence resident Greg Kearney.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:01:20 -0500A two-run, fourth-inning single by Owen Taylor were the only runs for Kansas’ baseball team in a 5-2 loss to Minnesota on Tuesday night at Hoglund Ballpark.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:01:00 -0500Douglas County has once again been ranked one of the healthiest counties in Kansas, moving up one spot from eighth to seventh in an annual report released Wednesday by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500From what some politicians are saying you’d think the makers of our nation were a bunch of bare-knuckled libertarians.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Lawrence school board appears to have made an excellent choice in selecting Melissa Johnson to fill Krisie Adair’s seat on the board.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500As the White House reboots for “Trump 2.0” after a largely unsuccessful first two months, one lesson should be obvious: The radical, polarizing politics of the campaign trail don’t work well in governing the country.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Behind first-half goals from Emma Yackley and Reagan Sullivan, Free State's girls soccer team won, 2-0, in its season opener against Shawnee Heights at Bettis Family Sports Complex.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Lawrence High senior Brendan Connor took third place at No. 1 singles in the Emporia Tournament on Tuesday, earning an 8-6 victory over freshman Kanak Masten.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Lawrence High girls soccer coach Matt McCune knew his team had a daunting task Tuesday. By Shane Jackson
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Lawrence High girls swimming coach Kent McDonald wasn’t sure what to expect at the six-team Lawrence Invitational on Tuesday. By Evan Riggs
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500When Lawrence High baseball players took the field against Topeka Seaman for their home opener Tuesday, they knew there wasn't much margin for error. By Bobby Nightengale
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500The Free State girls and the Lawrence High boys track and field teams won the City Showdown dual meet on Tuesday at LHS.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 -0500Area events for March 29.