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University of Kansas
University mourns professor emeritus Dennis Saleebey
Dennis Saleebey, professor emeritus from the University of Kansas School of Social Welfare, died July 16. He had been a part of the KU community since he joined the faculty in 1987.
Lawrence man starts petition to ban smoking on Massachusetts Street
A software developer who moved to Lawrence less than a year ago has started an online petition seeking to ban smoking on one of the city's most popular streets through downtown.
Missing Lawrence woman found unharmed
After an approximate five-hour search, a 41-year-old woman who had walked away from her care facility was found unharmed Monday morning on the northwest side of Lawrence.
Search on for missing Lawrence woman
A search is on Monday morning for a 41-year-old developmentally disabled woman who was reported missing from a care facility in Lawrence.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Lawrence organization seeing more Spanish speakers
Inside a small blue house near downtown, the art of making sure people don't fall through cracks is practiced daily.
Police Investigate Homicide After Dead Body Found In Lawrence
At approximately 1:18 p.m. Sunday afternoon, Lawrence police officers were called to a residence in the 1100 block of New York Street in reference to a female found deceased.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Hays Daily News
Local food movement thrives on High Plains
Thanks to early interest shown by chefs and small-scale area farmers, Douglas County, home of the University of Kansas, developed into one of the pioneer locations for the U.S. local food movement, which has been steadily gaining in popularity during the past 15 to 20 years.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Southern gospel concert on tap
Southern gospel music fans will be in for a treat this weekend when a concert takes place at a North Topeka church.
Lawrence man sentenced for raping student
A 41-year-old Lawrence man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for raping a University of Kansas student in 1997.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
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The Mulberry Field is part of the Tintaburra Block on ACOR's ORRI under ATP 299.
$16M gift to KU honors late alumnus
The family of University of Kansas alumnus Donald Slawson has made a $16 million lead gift for construction of a hall to be in KU's planned Earth, Energy and Environment Center at the corner of Naismith Drive and Jayhawk Boulevard in Lawrence.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Three convicted in Lawrence drug trafficking ring
Three men were convicted Wednesday for their roles in a drug trafficking ring which is believed to have sold more than 8,000 pounds of marijuana in Lawrence between 2005 and 2012, the U.S. Attorney's Office said.
Judge to consider motion to dismiss in case where man faces fourth trial
After denying two defense motions Tuesday in a case where a Valley Falls man is facing a fourth trial for attempted first-degree murder, a Jefferson County judge said he would consider a motion to dismiss.
Kansas City chef features locally grown sweet corn
Chef Jasper Mirabile Jr., of Jasper's Ristorante, Kansas City, Mo., and his assistant dish up Insalata della Casa, a local corn salad with fresh mozzarella and cherry tomatoes, July 21 during "A Local Corn & Limoncello Experience."
Tue Jul 22, 2014
NBC Action News
Lawrence teen who saved turtle recovering
LAWRENCE, Kan. - Sadie Walker, 17, of Lawrence, Kan., loves animals and has a special place in her heart for turtles.
University of Kansas
KPR, Audio-Reader leader Janet Campbell to retire
Janet Campbell, general manager of Kansas Public Radio and director of the Kansas Audio-Reader Network, announced today that she will retire Sept.
The Jersey Journal
Construction begins on Shared Dispatch Center in New Providence
NEW PROVIDENCE - Construction across the entire front of the Elkwood Avenue entrance to the Municipal Center is a signal that the Shared Dispatch Center will soon be a reality.
University of Kansas
Medicinal chemistry researcher receives fellowship
Barbara Timmermann, University of Kansas Distinguished Professor of Medicinal Chemistry has been named a 2014 Fellow of the American Society of Pharmacognosy , a distinction awarded to fewer than 5 percent of this professional organization's members.
Lawrence shopping center proposal hits roadblock
The Lawrence-Douglas County Planning Commission voted early Tuesday to recommend rejection of the project, which would add more than 500,000 square feet of commercial space in southern Lawrence near the new Southwest Trafficway.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Tony's Kansas City
Breaking!!! LGBT Equal Rights Law Stays Losing in Roeland Park
On a 4-3-vote, the Roeland Park City Council defeated a proposal Monday night that would have banned ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity.