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Consultants lay out a new landscape for downtown Lawrence
A clock tower, two roundabouts and a market hall are part of the vision of a 'new' downtown Lawrence. After a week-long visit, consultants have put together their ideas to improve several parts of Lawrence.
Published on February 6, 2007
Jury selected for 'Boardwalk Fire' trial
A jury of six men and six women will hear the case of Jason Rose - the man accused of setting a fire that killed three people at the Boardwalk Apartments.
Four KU buildings temporarily evacuated today
Fears of a natural gas odor forced officials to clear Haworth Hall, Robinson Gymnasium, The Dole Center, and The Hall Center for Humanities.
HPV bill presented to state lawmakers
A bill before state lawmakers would make vaccinations against one sexually transmitted disease mandatory for all 6th grade girls in Kansas
Local students showcase their work in science fair
Starting today, local students are showcasing their finest work at the 56th Annual Douglas County Science Fair.
'Prevention Specialists' are spread thin in the Lawrence School District
Those people who help students with issues before they become serious problems are hard to find in the Lawrence area.
'Race Against Hunger' hits HyVee
Douglas County Farm Bureau and the Clinton Parkway HyVee Store sponsored the 'Race Against Hunger' today.
Kansas University gets unhooked?
A bill passed by the student senate will make KU completely wireless in two years, at a cost of 2.6 million dollars.
KU hoping to cool off Wildcats
When KSU returns to Allen Fieldhouse tomorrow night for the first time since a stunning 59-55 victory over KU, they'll do so as the hottest team in the Big 12.
KU women's team kills conference curse
The Jayhawks finally earned their first conference win tonight, beating the Colorado Buffaloes in overtime, 70-68.
LHS ladies lose to SM South
Snapping their 6-game winning streak, the Lawrence High Lady Lions were beaten by Shawnee Mission South, 57-53.
LHS boys barely top SM South
Behind a game-winning shot from Dorian Green, the Lawrence High boys basketball team was able to hold off Shawnee Mission South, 45-43.
Free State girls win close match against SM Northwest
The Free State Lady Firebirds were able to hold off Shawnee Mission Northwest, taking the victory 36-33.
Free State boys can't top SM Northwest
In a night of close games, the Free State Firebirds were unable to beat Shawnee Mission Northwest, losing 47-45.
Free State High Senior swimmer going for the gold
After a record setting day last Saturday at the Sunflower League Swim Meet, Chase Torgerson is ready to finish his Firebird career with a gold medal in Topeka on February 17th.
Diane Ash, one of three prevention specialists in the school district, talks about what her job entails.
THE HOME FRONT: Supporting families until the soldiers come home
THE HOME FRONT: Resources available to ease transition for military families
Videocast for February 6
Q & A with Lawrence High Wrestler Jake Lorenzo.
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