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Teen killed in crash near Clinton Lake

A Lawrence 17-year-old has died in a single-vehicle crash near Clinton Lake, according to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Sheriff's office spokesman George Diepenbrock said that Brody Minton, 17, was found dead on Tuesday near the 900 block of North 1150 Road. Minton was reported missing ...

Community Blood Center declares blood emergency, desperately needs donors

A significant drop in blood donations has led the Community Blood Center of Greater Kansas City, which supplies blood to LMH Health and dozens of area hospitals, to declare a blood emergency. The emergency comes during what is often referred to as "trauma season" — the weeks between Memorial ...