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Campus shooting creates concerns at KU
The massacre at Virginia Tech University continues to send shock-waves through the country that are felt right here at home.
Published on April 17, 2007
Campanile vigil remembers tragic events, victims
At the same time as the vigil in Blacksburg, people here in Lawrence took a moment to light a candle and reflect on the tragedy.
Granada shooting trial begins with statements, video
Opening statements begin this morning in the trial of a man accused of murder for a shooting last year outside the Granada in downtown Lawrence.
Animal cruelty law to get first test
A judge orders a Lawrence man to stand trial in a case that will be the first local test of a new state law that makes animal cruelty a felony.
Supreme court to hear Miller appeal
The Kansas Supreme Court will hear the appeal of a Lawrence man convicted of killing his wife in 2004.
Man accused of hit-and-run death appears in court
After several delays a preliminary hearing is finally set for a Lawrence man accused of killing a KU student in a hit-and-run accident in September.
Lawrence man convicted of murder appeals
The state's highest court will also hear an appeal next week of another Lawrence man convicted of murder.
Smoking ban to face Supreme court test
Lawrence's smoking ban will soon face its stiffest legal challenge as the Kansas Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the case next week.
Historic downtown hotel expands
A downtown hotel is extending its reach by adding space without touching its historic walls.
Lawrence tax payers wait until last minute
Filing your taxes is never fun, but the Lawrence Post Office is another story.
80th Kansas Relays set to begin tomorrow
Starting tomorrow, it's Kansas Relays time. On Wednesday, the meet gets going at 10 a.m. with the men's decathlon and the women's events begin shortly after at 10:30 with the heptathlon.
KU's Costner tops leader board at Big 12 tourney
It took KU senior Amanda Costner 18 holes to build a slim one shot lead at the Big 12 women's golf championship at Ridgewood Country Club in Waco, Texas on Monday.
Kansas baseball starting 8-game road-trip
At the college level, the Kansas baseball team is saying goodbye to Hoglund Ballpark for the next two weeks.
Jayhawks take on top seeded Missouri Tigers
At 6-1 the Missouri Tigers are close to the top of the Big 12 softball standings. At 3-6 the Kansas Jayhawks find themselves in the middle of the pack.
Commission approves of 3-year extension for shelter
A downtown homeless shelter will have more time to look for a new home.
City commission to re-examine retail expansion
City leaders prepare to debate whether Lawrence residents shop enough to support another retail center.
Videocast for April 17