Story updated at 4:18 p.m. Thursday: TOPEKA — Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly spelled out three reasons Thursday afternoon for her mandate that Kansans wear masks in public to slow the spread of COVID-19: She has “no doubt” it will save lives, it is the only way to safely keep the economy open ...
Kansas Court of Appeals dismisses murder case against Danny Queen in 2017 Eudora bar shooting
LMH gives up on proposal to move management of ER to large national firm, reopens negotiations with Lawrence company
Story updated at 4:28 p.m. Monday After an outcry from its medical staff and members of the public, LMH Health has abandoned its plans to reach ...
KU linebacker Steven Parker dubbed one to watch during 2020 season
Kansas football suspends voluntary workouts after 12 positive COVID-19 tests
An uptick in positive COVID-19 tests has led the Kansas football program to suspend its voluntary summer workouts, KU officials announced Friday ...
Douglas County to extend Phase 3 for 2 more weeks, per health order
Douglas County’s COVID-19 cases jump by 51 from Thursday to Friday; Bullwinkles patrons asked to monitor for symptoms
Douglas County's confirmed COVID-19 cases jumped by 51 from Thursday to Friday, county health officials say. As of 3 p.m. Friday, the county had ...
Judge modifies bond to $500K for murder defendant, who is released the same day after 5 years in jail
Most local races likely to be decided by Democratic voters; clerk’s office sees massive influx in requests to vote by mail
Amid pandemic, city and police union to propose extension of police union contract with ‘minor changes’
Section of Massachusetts Street occupied by protesters will stay closed ‘at least’ through Wednesday; mayor voices support for protesters
Kansas City police officer in critical condition after shooting; suspect dead
Next week, Lawrence residents will be able to get a COVID test — even if they don’t have symptoms
A Johnson County nonprofit is expanding its program to test asymptomatic people for the COVID-19 virus in Lawrence next week. Lenexa-based Heart to Heart ...