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Lawrence police blotter for Nov. 29

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Tuesday to 6 a.m. Wednesday and includes 195 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time ...

Most but not all KU football numbers bad in 2017

You hang around a sports department office long enough and you’re bound to hear some interesting numbers and not all of them have dollar signs in front of them. Some of the more compelling statistics produced by the Kansas football team during a 1-11 2017 campaign: Scott Chasen ...

Postgame Report Card: Kansas 96, Toledo 58

Quick grades for five aspects of KU’s 96-58 rout of Toledo on Tuesday night at Allen Fieldhouse. Offense: A+ ----------- I mean, the Jayhawks shot 75 percent in the first half, 9-of-11 from 3-point range, and nearly topped the 100-point mark. This is simply one of the most ...

Lawrence police blotter for Nov. 28

Listed below is the majority of Lawrence police activity within the last 24 hours. Each afternoon the Lawrence Police Department releases a list of officer activity. This call blotter spans from 6 a.m. Monday to 6 a.m. Tuesday and includes 191 incidents. Each listing gives a date, time and ...

One Place, Many Voices: Local Authors Share Connections to Place

Writing by our local authors is rich and diverse in both mood and voice. My current focus is on such writing that provides a sense of place. This is an invitation to explore outside spaces with local authors in a series of events aptly titled Local Authors Outside. I also want to encourage ...

Blue bloods with Bobby: Nov. 28

Feast week certainly lived up to the hype with some excellent non-conference games across the country through midseason tournaments. The PK80 tournament in Portland was a nice touch for Nike schools, giving college basketball a chance to shine during college football season. Welcome to ...

Getting to know: Toledo basketball

Toledo will enter Tuesday night’s game against second-ranked Kansas with back-to-back losses to Syracuse and Cornell. In both games, the Rockets (3-2) gave up big runs with poor shooting stretches. But usually shooting is their strength with three players averaging more than 15 points ...

WINNERS: KU football challenge: Predict the 2017 season

Before the start of the 2017 football season, the KUsports.com staff posed [35 questions about KU football][1] to the readers, with the chance to see how you stack up with fellow KU fans and the staff on the line. Exactly three months later, the season has concluded. KU finished the ...

Self talks Jayhawks’ depth; no update on Billy Preston

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ydDtASVoKao Kansas basketball coach Bill Self discusses his players gaining confidence throughout blowout victories, the Jayhawks' depth and No. 2 ranking in the AP/coaches polls. He says there is no update on Billy Preston, who hasn't played in a game this season.

‘Partially clothed’ driver arrested on suspicion of DUI

Shortly after 3 a.m. Saturday, Lawrence police were dispatched to the 600 block of Illinois Street on a report of a “partially clothed” woman walking in the street, Officer Derrick Smith said in a media email. He said officers found a vehicle that had crashed into a fence in someone’s ...