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Federal grant may pave way for smooth east-west travel in south Lawrence
City leaders prepare to spend an $800,000 grant to begin a major road expansion in Southeast Lawrence at 31st and Haskell streets.
Published on April 23, 2007
Bomb scare helps shed light on ways to improve communication during emergencies
At Monday night's Lawrence School Board meeting, Superintendent Randy Weseman says he's happy with the way the situation was handled - but there's always room for improvement.
Police looking for man who robbed fast food restaurant early Sunday
Police say a man entered Taco John's at 23rd and Haskell just after midnight Sunday night and demanded money - then helped himself to the cash in the register and fled.
New Commission gets its first look at Annual Tax Abatement report May 1st
This morning, the city's 'Public Incentives Review Committee' agreed to forward the Annual Tax Abatement Report to Commissioners for review.
Sebelius signs 12.3 billion dollar budget
In news out of Topeka -- Governor Sebelius signed the state's 12.3 billion dollar budget today -- saying it keeps promises made to Kansas children to provide them with quality education.
Eudora couple 'making waves' with new invention
In a land-locked state -- miles from the nearest lake -- one Eudora couple has changed the world of boating.
Virginia Tech massacre requires gun laws to be closely examined
In the wake of a fatal shooting rampage at Virginia Tech, gun laws are being closely examined. Federal Law would not have allowed the gunman to buy a weapon, but a loophole in state law may have allowed that to happen.
Former Russian President Boris Yeltsin passes away today
According to a Kremlin spokeswoman, the 76-year-old former Russian President Boris Yeltsin died of cardio-vascular problems.
Kidcast for April 23, 2007
A bit of weather history, brought to you by a local youth.
6Sports Video: Jayhawks in 9th at Big 12 Men's Golf Tournament
Despite a good showing from Gary Woodland, the KU Jayhawks sit in 9th place at the Big 12 Men's Golf Tournament in Hutchinson.
6Sports Video: Big 12 tennis championships begin Thursday
Heading into the conference meet, the Jayhawks have been struggling - losing its last eight matches. But with a possible first round match with Oklahoma, the 'Hawks have revenge on their minds.
Videocast for April 23
Ready, aim, ... SPLAT!!!
Owner Ken Farris talks about his Lawrence-area paintball park.