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Lawrence, Kansas is located in Douglas County. Zip codes in Lawrence, KS include 66044, 66049, and 66047. The median home price in Lawrence is $175,000 which is roughly $114/per square foot. More Lawrence information.

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15 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

Lawrence man shot by policeman faces assault charges

The Douglas County Attorney's office in a news release Friday said Zachary Ortiz had been charged with aggravated assault after threatening his father, Edward Ortiz, with a knife.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Black Hills Energy customers voice support for lesser rate hike at Kansas public hearing

Customers who get their natural gas from Black Hills Energy urged state regulators on Thursday to dial back the company's request for a rate increase, especially the amount the company wants for its shareholder profit.


Tire Business

Big O honors top dealers

TBC Corp.'s Big O Tires unit has awarded Dutch Tryon and Scott Koldernhoven, franchisees in Kansas and Colorado/New Mexico, respectively, its top individual honors at the company's recent national convention in San Diego.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

KMAN-AM Manhattan

Police investigate man's body found near highway

Lawrence police say they don't suspect foul play in the death of a man whose body was found along Kansas 10 in Douglas County.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

Daily Report for July 7, 2014

6:05 p.m. Sunday, 4400 block of I-35, Joseph Gile, 38, Shawnee, on a Clay County, Missouri, warrant.


The Capital-Journal

University of Kansas has new media relations chief

The University of Kansas has a new director of news and media relations, and she previously held a similar job at archrival Kansas State University.


Mon Jul 07, 2014

KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Local woman accused of using account of Kansas business to pay bills

Police said a woman who claimed she received mail intended for a business, stole the business information to pay bills.


Foster's Daily Democrat

Common Core upsets home-schooling parents

Home-schooling mom Jenni White gave some of the loudest cheers when Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed legislation to repeal the Common Core education standards.


Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Capital-Journal

State abruptly delays Medicaid health home service

A new Medicaid service that would provide intensive case management for Kansas residents with chronic medical conditions was postponed just one day before it was scheduled to start this week because the state couldn't find enough care providers.


Thu Jul 03, 2014

Davis campaign: No - magic bullet' on state economy

Kansas must postpone Gov. Sam Brownback's tax plan until public education funding is restored to pre-recession levels, Paul Davis said this week.


Kansas City InfoZine

Kansas City Man Indicted on Charge of Robbing Credit Union in Lawrence

Antonio P. Gaitan, 36, who is currently in federal custody, is charged with one count of bank robbery.


Bring On The Cats

K-State Slate: 7.3.14 - Lawrence player commits to K-State

Well, we're up to #59 in BracketCat's countdown, so only a few more weeks to go for real live FOOTBAW! I know Derek already mocked the Big 12's new logo, but I have to say it looks awesome in purple .


Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Music Ninja Premieres First Single From Kawehi's Robot Heart, Announces Tour Dates

One-woman band Kawehi will release her new EP - Robot Heart - on July 15, and she's partnered up with The Music Ninja to give fans a taste with the premiere of her first single, "Anthem."



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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Author of books about Persia to appear in Lawrence

Author Rafie Hamidpour will talk about and sign copies of his books from 1 to 3 p.m. July 12 at Hastings, 1900 W. 23rd St. in Lawrence.


The Capital-Journal

Lawrence startup creates tool to match children, foster parents

Foster Care Technologies LLC has developed a web-based tool called Every Child a Priority, which combines advanced statistical analysis and technology to assist child welfare staff to locate the best possible family match for a child in need of foster care placement.


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

On the Likelihood of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Causing Adverse Marine Ecological Effects

Parks, A., Robert M. Burgess, Kay T. Ho, AND P. Ferguson. On the Likelihood of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes Causing Adverse Marine Ecological Effects.


CSIRO Publishing

An enigmatic new tapeworm, Litobothrium aenigmaticum, sp. nov....

An enigmatic new tapeworm, Litobothrium aenigmaticum , sp. nov. , from the pelagic thresher shark with comments on development of known Litobothrium species J. N. Caira A D , K. Jensen B , A. Waeschenbach C and D. T. J. Littlewood C A Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, University of Connecticut, 75 N. Eagleville Rd, Storrs, CT ... (more)


Fri Jun 27, 2014

NBC Action News

Girl hurt while rescuing turtle improving

Flood Warning issued June 24 at 9:56AM CDT expiring June 27 at 11:30PM CDT in effect for: Jackson, Lafayette, Ray Flood Warning issued June 24 at 9:56AM CDT expiring June 28 at 8:30PM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Chariton, Saline Flood Warning issued June 24 at 9:56AM CDT expiring June 28 at 10:59AM CDT in effect for: Carroll, Lafayette, Saline ... (more)


Washington Times

Lawrence vet takes old-fashioned approach

Walk into Lawrence's Lewis Veterinary Clinic, and you might you feel like you've just stepped off a time machine, 50 years in the past.



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