The Source

What are the top local stories of 2007?

Joel Mathis

If it's December, it's time for editors around the world to start thinking about the always-fun "Top 10 Stories of the Year" list.It's no different in Lawrence. We're mulling our year-end plans here. But we'd like to hear your takes. What were the top local stories of the year? Why? ...

What do you want to know?

Joel Mathis

A while back, we told you [we'd use this blog to ask you what we should be covering in Lawrence and northeast Kansas.][1]So today's question is this:What should we - at 6News, the Lawrence Journal-World and - be covering? Today? This week? Generally?We're listening. [1]:

What do you want to know about coal plants?

Joel Mathis

Kansas Department of Health and Environment Secretary Roderick Bremby will announce a decision Thursday on pending air-quality permits for two proposed 700 mega-watt coal-fired electricity plants in western Kansas. As the Journal-World and 6News prepare to cover the results, we want to know: What questions do you have about this ...

Introducing 'The Source'

Joel Mathis

The news, these days, is a conversation.There have always been plenty of conversations _about_ the news - but the 21st century has narrowed the gap between those of us who report and present the news, and those of us who consume it. The line between the two is blurrier than ...

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