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Lawrence man pleads guilty to molesting 7-year-old, faces life in prison

Thursday, June 21, 2018

A 68-year-old Lawrence man has been convicted of molesting a 7-year-old child and faces life in prison.

Democrats demand answers on immigrant children being held in Kansas, some possibly in Lawrence

Friday, June 22, 2018

Democrats in the Kansas Legislature on Friday said they want answers from Gov. Jeff Colyer and from a licensed youth residential center in Topeka about the condition of immigrant children being held in Kansas and about intentions for reuniting them with their parents.

Former KU athletic director to join Free State football staff

Friday, June 22, 2018

Former University of Kansas athletic director Sheahon Zenger won’t be leaving Lawrence anytime soon. On Friday, Zenger told the Lawrence Journal-World that he plans to join the coaching staff for the Free State football team. Zenger will serve as the linebackers coach for the Firebirds, who made it to the 6A quarterfinals last fall.

City leaders question study results for bus transfer hub location

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Some city leaders and neighbors are questioning the results of a consultant-led study that determined the two best locations for the city’s bus transfer hub.