Journal-World Editorials

Editorial: Questions about purchasing
The city’s new policy is meant to promote efficiency, but it may do so at the price of accountability.
September 12, 2016
The city of Lawrence’s new purchasing policies raise concerns about accountability and transparency.
Editorial: Promising partnership
KU Hospital and Hays Medical Center joining forces seems like good news for health care in Kansas.
September 11, 2016
On the surface, the partnership announced this week by the University of Kansas Hospital and Hays Medical Center appears to be a smart move for both hospitals.
Editorial: Ripple effect
Recent earthquake felt in Lawrence exposes risks of variations in well injection rules.
September 8, 2016
What happens in Oklahoma doesn’t stay in Oklahoma, at least not when it comes to earthquakes.
Editorial: SLT opening
Long-awaited trafficway expected to be operating for holidays, which is a good thing for Lawrence.
September 7, 2016
Lawrence is getting a $130 million Christmas present almost a quarter century in the making.