Figuring out how to distribute nearly $25 million of unexpected federal funding related to the pandemic can be a bit like standing in front of a massively stocked buffet (remember those?) but having only one plate to fill: It takes a lot of planning, and it can get messy. Douglas County ...
Lawrence boy was shot in the head at friend’s home, mother says; he’s still in critical condition
Local quilters guild volunteering to make thousands of face masks for when Lawrence students return to classrooms
Whenever students end up returning to classrooms, a group of local quilters hopes to make them a bit safer from the coronavirus by providing them ...
Strange preseason underway for KU soccer, volleyball programs
Soler’s 2 homers help power Royals to 9-6 win over Twins
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One of these days, Royals manager Mike Matheny hopes to see Jorge Soler smile when he trots around the bases. It didn't ...
Area school districts could begin academic year through on-site, hybrid learning plans; Eudora, Perry-Lecompton not yet decided
COVID-19 cases in Douglas County increase to 714; 89 remain active
Douglas County reported 18 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the total since the pandemic began to 714. In Douglas County, 625 out of ...
Records: Those actively banned from KU’s campus include some from ticket scandal, convicted violent criminals
Board of Zoning Appeals upholds decision that says East Lawrence bar cannot reopen
Baldwin City recognizes female 19th-century political leader with park bench mural
Thellman hangs on to lead by just 6 votes in County Commission race; result still not official
Van Go apprentice artists create 12 essential needs pantries in lieu of traditional benches
Garden Variety: Renovate to keep your lawn in good shape
Walmart chooses Lawrence for drive-in movie theater event; large recycling center closes
Editorial: As we return to school, it is time for leaders to share more information
When dealing with the pandemic and a return to school, it is easy to say we want to be as safe as we can be. It is much harder to actually mean it. Being as safe ...