A doctor as KU chancellor? Colleagues say Girod’s medical background will translate to entire university

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Douglas Girod, after being announced executive vice chancellor of the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Douglas Girod may face a learning curve on the university’s main campus, where stakeholders say they’re optimistic about his leadership and listening skills. But people who have worked alongside Girod at the KU Medical Center say his medical experience, integrity and consensus-building abilities will translate to lead the entire university.

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City plans to make about $10,000 in repairs to 100-year-old mausoleum

Beyond ‘baby blues’

Many new moms suffer severe depression and anxiety, but there’s help

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Summer Beach Reads 2017

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AP College Basketball Coverage
Free State’s Emily Venters runs the 1600 meter run at the Track and Field State Championship meet on Saturday afternoon in Cessna Stadium. Venters won the Class 6A 1600 meter run with a time of four minutes 59 seconds.

Venters caps FSHS career with another title; area athletes conclude state track meet

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Busker Festival Weekend 2017

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