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Lawrence to seek 4-year exemption from state concealed carry law
City commissioners in Lawrence approved a resolution Tuesday night seeking a four-year exemption from the Kansas concealed carry law, giving officials time to sort out where guns will be allowed in the future.
Large residential fire in Lawrence causes $135K in damages
There were no injuries reported in an large residential structure fire Tuesday morning that caused about $135,000 in damage to a home, authorities said.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Death of volunteer's mother pushed him to volunteer for Project Warmth
Donating a coat that you don't wear anymore or maybe a child has outgrown is a relatively simple act, but it can make a big difference.
Music Forecast December 12-18: Cowboy Indian Bear, Tech N9ne, the...
Cowboy Indian Bear This past spring, Lawrence music champions Cowboy Indian Bear released Live Old, Die Young , a heartbreaking and beautiful album.
The Wichita Eagle
Lawrence police confirm death of Peruvian grad student
The body of 23-year-old Peruvian man was found in the grass outside a home at 837 Avalon Drive.
Belleville News Democrat
O'Fallon German teacher is just 'wunderbar'
Kathy Ashby Ontiveros is one of five educators from O’Fallon and Shiloh who were honored for their contributions to the teaching profession through this year’s 24th annual Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award program.
Day care owner guilty of selling crack out of home
A Douglas County jury has convicted a 38-year-old woman of distributing crack cocaine out of her home, which was also the site of a Lawrence day care.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Body found in Lawrence, unknown if missing exchange student
A body was located in Lawrence, Kan., on Monday afternoon, but it wasn't immediately known if it was the missing exchange student, who disappeared a few blocks from where the body was located.
Generosity isn't seasonal
This is the time of year when most of us realize our blessings and want to share them with others.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Police Searching For Missing KU Student
Lawrence Police Officers are currently seeking information on the whereabouts of a University of Kansas student last seen early Saturday morning in central Lawrence.
Another year, another free Christmas album
For each of the past six Christmases, musician and Topeka native Sam Billen has put together a special musical album featuring fellow musicians who gave their talents in an effort to brighten people's holidays.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas
Kan. program trains those who help the homeless
A Lawrence program that helps the homeless is training its volunteers to detect whether any of the people it's assisting endured trauma as a child.
Senator, farmer, rabbi speak on climate change
Sen. Marci Francisco, D-Lawrence, joined with a rabbi and a farmer from her district Friday to urge action on climate change and blast the American Legislative Exchange Council for attempting to roll back renewal energy standards.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Couch Tour Alert | Infamous Stringdusters Streaming Live Audio
We've already told you about a number of couch tour options this weekend including the Ryan Montbleau Band's farewell shows , Phil Lesh's Alt-Q performances and Anders Osborne's Holiday Spectacular gigs .
Aquinas 14th in Director's Cup standings
The first set of standings includes the sports of men's and women's cross country.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Assessment to begin on Natural History Museum's panorama exhibit
The first of three phases to evaluate the historic panorama exhibit at the KU Natural History Museum in Lawrence will begin Tuesday with the arrival of a conservator and research team, according to a news release.
Sunflower Cycling News: 2013-12-04
The Sunflower Cycling News is a periodic publication of Kansas Cyclist , featuring a compendium of hand-picked bicycling-related news items from Kansas and neighboring states.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Travis Perret and Pok-Chi Lau's quest for pain free fishing
For the past seven years, I have been trumpeting the abilities of Travis Perret for curing the various pains that afflict anglers.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Libertarian seeks alternative to two-party rule
Kansas schoolteacher and political novice Chris Clemmons is without deep pockets financially but robustly skeptical of work by the two major political parties in Congress.
The best DIY shows in Denver in December
With Nick Peelor, Ward formed the experimental indie pop band Tudaloos, and made music that seemed larger than life with the raw energy both he and Peelor poured into their performances.