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Photos: 2019 Best of Lawrence celebration

About 850 people attended the annual Best of Lawrence winners reveal party Thursday at Abe & Jake's Landing. Full results can be found at bestoflawrence.com and in a special magazine that will be distributed in subscriber copies of the Sunday, June 16, edition of the Journal-World. More ...

Friends & Neighbors: Unsung Hero

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Photo gallery: Aerial tour of tornado devastation near Lawrence, Eudora and Linwood

Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly on Thursday took an aerial tour of the destruction left by an EF-4 tornado that ripped across parts of Douglas and Leavenworth counties Tuesday evening. The Associated Press accompanied the governor on the flight and took photos of the tornado's path, which stretched ...

Photo gallery: Tornado ravages multiple homes south of Lawrence

Updated story - Wednesday, May 29 — Latest tornado news and notes: ‘It’s not safe for the general public’ in damaged areas of Douglas County UPDATED: 10:20 a.m. May 29 An area informally known as the Shank Hill neighborhood was hit particularly hard by Tuesday's tornado. At least ...

Photos: Lawrence Busker Festival

The threat of bad weather didn't put a damper on the Lawrence Busker Festival's opening night Friday. The annual downtown spectacle continues through Sunday.

Photos: Flooding at Clinton and Perry lakes hits near-record levels

Clinton and Perry lakes have both hit near-record elevations as a result of recent rains, and the flooding has closed boat ramps, beaches and lakeside attractions. As of Thursday afternoon, Clinton Lake's surface elevation has risen to just under 891 feet, the highest level since late May and ...

Friends & Neighbors: Class Act Award Winner

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Friends & Neighbors: Pioneer Award Winner

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Photos: Kansas River continues to rise near downtown Lawrence

video by: Nick Gerik The Kansas River rushes over the dam near downtown Lawrence, Thursday afternoon, May 9, 2019. The Kansas River at Lawrence continued to rise Thursday and was expected to crest by midnight, the National Weather Service said. Brandon Drake, a meteorologist with the ...

Friends & Neighbors: International Society of Key Women Educators

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Friends & Neighbors: P.E.O. Sisterhood donates to Van Go

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Friends & Neighbors: Freemasons donate to Peaslee Tech

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Photo gallery: Lawrence High School’s ‘Showtime’

Lawrence High School choir students were busy rehearing Wednesday for their annual "Showtime" performance. The show takes place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday at the Lawrence High School auditorium.

Friends & Neighbors: KU Endacott Society study group

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