Marty Birrell, director of the Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St., works with rescued eagle Kanza at the center, which will be part of the 20th annual Kaw Valley Eagles Day event at Free State High School, 4700 Overland Drive, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is free. For more information, call 843-7665 or visit kawvalleyeaglesday.com.
City employee Howard Clark mixes sand and salt Tuesday morning. Lawrence city crews were applying the mixture to streets in preparation for possible snow throughout the day.
Braving freezing temperatures, John Gage, 64, of Two Harbors, Minn., uses a chainsaw to carve a bear sculpture outside of Menards, 1470 W. 31st St., during the store’s grand opening Sunday.
Using a lift, workers construct the frame of the new addition to Pioneer Ridge assisted living at 4851 Harvard Road on Wednesday.
This file photo from March 2009 shows the Lawrence Municipal Airport from the southeast looking northwest.
A rate chart for prostitutes at a Japanese military brothel in Rabaul, Papua New Guinea, from "Research Report No. 120: Amenities in the Japanese Armed Forces." Grant Goodman translated the report for the U.S. Army during World War II. "Research Report No. 120" is now held in the University Archives at KU's Spencer Research Library.
"Research Report No. 120: Amenities in the Japanese Armed Forces" is part of former KU professor Grant Goodman's personal papers, now located in the University Archives at KU's Spencer Research Library. The report, which Goodman translated for the U.S. Army during World War II, proves Japan had government-controlled brothels — featuring enslaved “comfort girls” from across Asia — specifically for its military men’s pleasure during World War II.
Alina Zheng of Lawrence, who graduated from Kansas University in December at age 16, talks about being a younger-than-average student and what she plans to do next.
Free State's Jordan Portela swims the butterfly leg of the boys 200 IM relay with a time of 2.00.63 as FSHS Invitational swim meet on Thursday, January 14, 2016 at Free State.
Free State's works hard in the boys 200 yard freestyle during an invitational swim meet Thursday at Free State.
Free State's Evan Eskilson leaves the blocks in the boys 200-yard medley relay on Thursday.
Free State's Michael Braman, gets a breath of air during the breaststroke leg of the boys 200 yard medley relay on Thursday.
Free State High School held an invitational swim meet on Thursday January 14, 2016, as swimmers cast their reflection in the water before the meet started.
Free State freshman Chad Anderson catches some air in the boys 200 yard medley relay as he swam the 2nd leg on Thursday.
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Dancers Eleanor Goudie-Averill, left, and Juliet Remmers rehearse Goudie-Averill's new piece, "Scenarios," at the Cider Gallery, 810 Pennsylvania St. The piece, which will be performed during the screening of four short dance films, is slated to make its debut Saturday at the Cider Gallery, with performances at 7 and 8 p.m.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback addresses legislators Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016, in his State of the State address.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback criticizes President Barack Obama's health care reforms during his State of the State address Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016.
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback waves to legislators as he enters the Senate chamber for his State of the State address Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016.
Kansas Insurance Commissioner Ken Selzer, left, and Secretary of State Kris Kobach, right, watch as Attorney General Derek Schmidt waves to the audience at Gov. Sam Brownback's State of the State address Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016.