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Several bridges in Douglas County need repairs
Two days after the deadly Minneapolis bridge collapse, we're getting a clearer picture on which bridges in Douglas County need special attention.
Published on August 3, 2007
City leaders at odds with some hotel operators
Whether or not they realize it, every time someone spends a night in a Lawrence hotel, they spend extra to promote tourism in the city.
Court upholds rental property inspection law
A federal appeals court upholds the city's right to inspect rental units against the wishes of tenants or property owners.
State leaders adopt 5 million dollar flood relief plan
Legislators adopted Governor Sebelius' plan today to help SE Kansas businesses recover from flood damage.
LJW earns top honors for Kansas mining stories
A pat on the back for a couple of our colleagues to announce tonight. A series of stories on mining in Kansas earned LJW a top honor from the associated press.
Demolition Derby a big hit
The countdown has been on all week for the Douglas County Fairground's Demolition Derby and fans were finally able to watch the destruction Friday evening.
Raiders roll over Pittsburg
To stay alive in their quest for a 5th straight state title, the Lawrence Raiders easily defeated the Pittsburg Post 64 by a final score of 15-5.
Ask the Pro: LCC Head Pro Jon Zylstra
In this week's edition of Ask the Pro, the LCC Head Pro Jon Zylstra helps Bill from Lawrence with his problem of landing on 'every hill in play.'
Videocast for August 3
2003 Wiener Dog Nationals
Corky runs to victory in the championship race of the 2003 Wiener Dog Nationals.
2005 Wiener Dog Nationals
Corky runs to victory in his preliminary heat in the 2005 Wiener Dog Nationals.