In middle school, playing sports is a huge part of a student's life. For Garrett Splichal, he played football and wrestled. In just 10 days, that lifestyle for Garrett changed in the blink of an eye.
When Landen Lucas' career at Kansas ended, he wanted to create something to benefit students who don't have the opportunity to participate in sports at a younger age. So, he came up with the Sports
Fire departments like Wakarusa Township are mostly made up of volunteers who don't receive money from the state, but rely on local tax funding.
This is a problem throughout Kansas as most volunteer stations lack the latest
The Lawrence City Commission unanimously voted to accept the deal giving Lawrence total control and responsibility for the Santa Fe Train Station located on Seventh Street at its weekly meeting Tuesday night.
The Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway
Kansas Legislature is back in session after a three-week recess. Lawmakers are working to finally set the state's budget.
Kansas Representative Dennis "Boog" Highberger says the lack of leadership is to blame for why Kansas doesn't
High winds, mid to low 40's, and 2.5 inches of rain in two days. These types of conditions could be reminiscent of normal March temperatures in Lawrence, but they're a reality local farmers are combating
The Lawrence City Commissioner approved a settlement in the city's lawsuit against the Oread Hotel at its meeting Tuesday night. The settlement will cut millions from the hotel's incentives agreement.
Thomas Fritzel, the hotel's developer, will be
Spring is a time for birth and renewal — the same goes for bugs.
The mild winter didn't kill insects and the wet spring is bringing more in. One Lawrence resident is already fighting to prevent ants
The budget, a new tax bill, and a plan for school finances were all items left on the table by the Kansas legislature before the beginning of a three-week recess. Some of the issues were
Every year The Big Event draws hundreds of volunteers to help around Lawrence and the past weekend was no different. But in 2018 there will be some changes to the largest volunteer event on campus.
This weekend nearly 2,870
The Lawrence Police Department is well-known for their social media presence through its Twitter account. Its tweets are received in open arms by their college audience, resulting in several thousands of follows for the handle.
After a couple of teases in February, the weather is taking a turn and look more like spring. But a mild winter brings more than nice weather and an early spring.
It makes for a much
A recent inspection found zebra mussels are infesting Lawrence's water system. The city is looking to start a new treatment to put an end to this problem.
Zebra mussels are small, fingernail-sized animals that attach to
The Lawrence City Commission unanimously approved a fast track economic incentive program aiming to draw tenants to Lawrence VenturePark at Tuesday night's meeting.
The city-owned business park — located just off of 23 Street on K-10 —
Nearly two inches of rain has fallen over Lawrence since Sunday with more expected throughout the week. All the rain could impact local farmers and their crops.
Rain typically improves growing conditions for crops, but when fields get too