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Bridge opened with celebration
Members of two northeast Kansas communities came together for a celebration five months in the making.
Published on August 17, 2007
LPD put extra officers downtown this summer
Local bar owners say they want more police downtown, and the Lawrence PD gave it a try.
Fomer AG pushing for medical marijuana
Smoking pot - not to get high - but to ease the pain of illness.
Fine ready for season
Not many Kansas receivers had better years in 2006 than tight end Derek Fine.
Dole Institute interim director named
Jonathan Earle, an associate history professor and associate program director at the institute, will fill in for director Bill Lacy.
KU increases national ranking
U.S News and World Report ranks KU 38th in the 2008 pool, that's up one spot form last year.
Haskell might charge for parking
University officials say there is no official proposal on the table and add they are a long way from any decision.
Mangino attends football kickoff rally
Mark Mangino and the Kansas Jayhawks return to practice early tomorrow morning, but tonight coach spent the evening in Prairie Village with members of the Jayhawk nation.
Tongie looking for post-season play
A year ago, THS was knocked out of post-season play after just one game.
High school football practices through heat
Mother nature has not made the first week of football practice easy on the prepsters.
Local sluggers headed to major conferences
Lawrence High and Free State High will each have alums playing baseball in major conferences at the division one level next season.
Videocast for August 17
Paul Decelles took pictures of his Friday morning ride to work on The Jo.
"It's so hot ..."
Craig Reaves, Kansas City, Mo.
Lindsey Hughes, Dallas
Lauren Nash, Dallas
Emilie Brodeur, Mass.
Brianna Matzke, Buffalo, Minn.
Brittani Matzke, Buffalo, Minn.
Three questions with ... Steve Brown, plant manager for PackerWare
Steve Brown, plant manager for PackerWare, answers questions about the importance of honoring Cottonwood Inc., the value of ongoing upgrades at the plant, and the attention the company places on environmental concerns.