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Kansas City Connection: A castle for brunch in Shawnee
April 20, 2014
Last week I wrote about several good choices for Sunday brunch, but it wasn’t until a week later that I discovered what has to be one of the most elegant and atmospheric dining halls in the area.
Kansas Supreme Court blasts bill signed into law by Brownback
April 20, 2014
In a rare public statement, the Kansas Supreme Court on Friday denounced a bill signed into law by Gov. Sam Brownback, saying the measure would weaken the judicial system.
Kansas task force seeks answers to earthquake increase
April 20, 2014
Supporters of the oil and gas industry are urging a three-member, governor-appointed task force to avoid jumping to conclusions in its study of whether man-made activity is causing a rise in earthquakes across south-central Kansas.
Baldwin City named Tree City USA
April 18, 2014
Baldwin City Tree Board’s annual tree distribution scheduled for May 3
County sets public hearings for new fire districts in Palmyra and Willow Springs townships
April 18, 2014
The Douglas County Commission on Wednesday adopted preliminary resolutions establishing new fire districts in Palmyra and Willow Springs townships.
Two Baldwin High School wrestlers named LJW all-area
April 18, 2014
Tucker Clark and Jon Pratt on team
Baldwin City Community Easter egg hunt
April 17, 2014
Activities start at 10:30 Saturday at Bullpup Drive ball field complex
Baldwin USD 348 agenda for April 21
April 17, 2014
WIN CITY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT 348 BOARD OF EDUCATION AGENDA Baldwin Elementary Primary Center 500 Lawrence Street April 21, 2014 6:30 p.m.
Five signs spring has arrived in Baldwin City
April 17, 2014
Nature provides many signs of spring’s arrival. In Kansas, we look for blooming redbuds, the arrival of song birds and, of course, dandelions. The following are five things more particular to Baldwin City that signal spring’s arrival.
Baker junior receives scholarship from National Federation of the Blind
April 16, 2014
Dustin Turner, a Baker University junior from Overbrook, has been awarded a scholarship from the National Federation of the Blind based on his performance in the classroom, an essay competition and campus activities.
Baldwin girls have tough week
April 16, 2014
The Baldwin High softball team went 0-4 on the week, dropping doubleheaders Wellsville and Spring Hill. On Tuesday, the Bulldogs lost both games of a home twin bill to Frontier League foe Wellsville, 6-2 and 8-4.
Baldwin split doubleheader with Spring Hill
April 16, 2014
The Baldwin High baseball team put itself in position Tuesday to sweep Spring Hill High, but settled for a split when the visiting Broncos rallied to claim the nightcap.
Kansas African American museum on hold
April 16, 2014
Supporters of an effort to build a new Kansas African American Museum in downtown Wichita are vowing to keep working, even after the proposal was postponed and land designated as the museum’s location was returned to the city.
Bulldog track teams make statement
April 16, 2014
Baldwin High School track teams proved in the last week they can compete at any level with impressive showings Friday and Saturday at the Pre-State Classic at Wichita State University and Tuesday at the Baker Relays.
Kansas professors endorse new social media policy
April 16, 2014
More than 80 distinguished professors have endorsed a new proposed social media policy for Kansas universities.
Tonganoxie dismisses case against green stripe ‘leprechaun’
April 16, 2014
The case of the green stripe appears to be closed.
Kansas Jewish center where two were killed reopens
April 16, 2014
A Jewish Community Center in Kansas where two people were shot to death on Sunday has reopened.
Berg named to Lawrence Journal World All-Area Team
April 16, 2014
BHS senior Chad Berg on first team; Cornell Brown, Michael Burton honorable mention
Baldwin’s Jones named to Lawrence Journal World’s All-Area team
April 15, 2014
Katie Jones on first team; Maddie Ogle honorable mention
Kansas man pleads guilty to child porn
April 15, 2014
A northeast Kansas man has entered a guilty plea in federal court to one count of accessing child pornography with intent to view.