A month ago, the University of Kansas hospital had as few as nine of its beds occupied by COVID-19 patients. Now, it’s about twice that. When the coronavirus-driven statewide shutdown began to go away in mid-May, clinicians in Kansas were confirming about 100 new infections a day. Now, that ...
Lawrence school district summer construction projects include continued work at LHS, renovation at administration offices
Most local races likely to be decided by Democratic voters; clerk’s office sees massive influx in requests to vote by mail
Douglas County voters will soon decide many local political races, but registered Republicans will have no voice in many outcomes. That’s ...
76ers deem former Jayhawk Joel Embiid ready to roll for NBA restart
Louisiana wide receiver Keon Coleman picks Kansas over Oklahoma, South Carolina
At an outdoor Fourth of July barbecue on Saturday night in his hometown of Opelousas, Louisiana, Class of 2021 wide receiver Keon Coleman orally ...
Douglas County’s COVID-19 cases jump by 51 from Thursday to Friday; Bullwinkles patrons asked to monitor for symptoms
Maple Leaf Festival canceled; organizers plan virtual event
Because of the recent spike in COVID-19 cases, the annual Baldwin City Maple Leaf Festival has been canceled for this year. Mike Curran, Maple ...
Kansas Court of Appeals dismisses murder case against Danny Queen in 2017 Eudora bar shooting
Changes to Douglas County District Court dockets aim to increase overall efficiency, chief judge says
Parks and Recreation to delay reopening plan, affecting tournaments and rec center access
Section of Massachusetts Street occupied by protesters will stay closed ‘at least’ through Wednesday; mayor voices support for protesters
Kansas newspaper’s Facebook post equates mask mandate with Holocaust
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 ...