Area judges from Topeka and Kansas City made the trip to Lawrence Wednesday as part of KU's plan for Constitution Day. The judges heard appeals and allowed the public to see how the appeals process works.
Three people were injured, one seriously, in an accident on highway 59 Wednesday. One person was treated and released from the hospital while the other two were transported to area hospitals for further treatment.
Kris Kobach, who is running for Secretary of State, said Wednesday he wants to end birthright citizenship. Kobach has been in the news nationally for advising cities and states on cracking down on illegal immigration.
The Lawrence school district is planning to purchase a new portable timing system for high school track and cross country meets. The system is required in order to hold regional and championship meets.
After week one, the Jayhawks' football team looked to be in trouble. A change at quarterback sent the program in a 180 degree spin that saw them beat a nationally ranked team at home for the first time since 1984.