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Higher taxes: A look at five ways we'll be paying more

Always circle July 1 on your calendar. If the state is going to make you start paying higher taxes, July 1 is usually the day it will do it. That’s what happened to shoppers across the state Wednesday as new tax rates took effect. Here’s a look.

Kansas residents now have higher taxes but less gun regulation

Lawrence general sales tax rate jumps to 9.05 percent

Kansas residents are paying higher taxes on cigarettes, groceries and other consumer goods but no longer have to obtain a state permit to carry a concealed gun. Lawrence’s new general sales tax rate is now 9.05 percent, up from 8.7 percent.

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A roundup of Fourth of July celebrations in the area

As night approaches on the Fourth of July, crowds will be seeking the best vantage point from which to view the city's annual fireworks display, which will be shot off from the Kansas River levee in North Lawrence.

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James Beal Clark

Memorial services for James Beal Clark, 52, Lawrence, will be at 11 am Thursday, July 2, 2015, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church. Mr. Clark passed away Saturday, June 27, 2015, at the University of Kansas Hospital. He was born Dec. ...

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