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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 $174,900 which is roughly $109/per square foot. More Lawrence information.

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3 hrs ago | OttawaHerald.com

Attorney to be offered county counselor position

One of the two positions left vacant by former Franklin County Administrator and Counselor Lisa Johnson is about to be filled.

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7 hrs ago | University of Kansas

Researchers named Chancellors Club professors

Whether conducting research to tackle life-threatening diseases or using innovative classroom techniques to inspire students, this year's Chancellors Club professors, James Orr and Dr. Russell Swerdlow, are proven standouts at the University of Kansas.

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11 hrs ago | Denver Westword

Chef and Tell: Chef Brady Marcotte of Table Top

"If it's not right, it's wrong." Those are the words of wisdom that chef Brady Marcotte of Table Top , which opened this summer in Park Hill, learned from Steven Redzikowski, chef and co-owner of Boulder's Oak at Fourteenth and Acorn in Denver.

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16 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

Lawrence man to spend at least 25 years in prison for having child porn on disks

A Lawrence man was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for at least 25 years for multiple child pornography crimes.

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22 hrs ago | The Pitch

Music Forecast 8.28 – 9.3: Alabama, Kawehi, Islands and more

Kawehi In March, Hawaiian-born artist Kawehi uploaded a pretty stellar cover of Nirvana's "Heart-Shaped Box" to YouTube.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Deseret News

UVU volleyball: White tops Green in UVU volleyball exhibition

UVU sophomore outside hitter Nakisha Willden goes up for the hit. She led the White team with eight kills on Tuesday night.

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The Capital-Journal

Fire damages fraternity house in Lawrence

Members of a fraternity at the University of Kansas are moving back into their chapter house after a minor fire.

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Examiner.com

Legends: Anything but legendary

Legends touts legendary food, however, boring food and run-of-the-mill decorations don't back up the restaurant's motto.

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University of Kansas

Rob Riggle to serve as grand marshal for Homecoming Parade

Actor and comedian Rob Riggle, a 1993 University of Kansas graduate, will be grand marshal of the KU Homecoming Parade at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept.

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The Capital-Journal

Actor-comedian Rob Riggle to lead KU homecoming parade

The University of Kansas is tapping its roster of famous alumni, lining up Rob Riggle to lead the school's homecoming parade in downtown Lawrence next month.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Saturday ride to honor late WU librarian Melick

People who knew the late Cal Melick as either a dedicated, always helpful librarian at Washburn University or as an accomplished lifelong cycling enthusiast - or both - will honor him Saturday with a memorial recognizing both aspects of his life.

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University of Kansas

The Commons announces interdisciplinary starter grants

The University of Kansas Commons will offer Starter Grants, funded by the Office of Research, for interdisciplinary research projects in 2014-2015.

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WIBW-TV Topeka

Tribe And Douglas County Consider Land Near Lawrence

Douglas County officials and leaders with the Delaware Tribe of Indians will meet twice this week to consider what to do with 90 acres the tribe owns in northern Lawrence.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Rock Chalk Talk

Kansas Jayhawks News and Notes 8.22.14

If you're in the KC metro, check it out. - I will be at neither of the above mentioned events as I will be dealing some nasty slow-pitch slurves in Lawrence tonight.

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University of Kansas

Sunday discussion groups kick off semester of KU Common Book events

As the fall 2014 semester begins, KU Common Book programming is set to launch with opportunities for engagement for students, staff and faculty.

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SFGate

Jell-O can't stop slippery sales slide

This Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 photo shows boxes of Jell-O on a shelf at a store in Vauxhall, N.J. Despite its enduring place in pop culture, sales of Jell-O have tumbled 19 percent from five years ago, with alternatives such as Greek yogurt surging in poularity.

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The Wichita Eagle

Project Search helps Kansas adults find jobs

The transition from the safe environment of high school to the realities of the working world can be rough for anyone, but add a developmental disability and the road to the real world can be that much bumpier.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

University of Kansas

Rock Chalk Roadshow coming to five Kansas cities

The annual Rock Chalk Roadshow will hit the road from Sunday, Aug. 24, to Thursday, Aug. 28, with tour events in Pittsburg, Salina, Hutchinson, Garden City and Hays, and it will include visits with prospective students and families from 163 Kansas schools.

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Bush v. Choice

How State Educators Are Fighting Back Against Harmful 'Abstinence-Only' Programs

It's back-to-school school time for students and families across the country. And that means young people will be filing into classrooms to expand their minds and learn.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Kansas Jayhawks

2014 Volleyball Season Outlook: Defensive Specialists and Liberos

LAWRENCE, Kan. - Kansas begins the year ranked No. 22 on the AVCA preseason poll, the second-straight season that the Jayhawks garnered early national attention.

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