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Kansas mulling response to legal pot in Colorado
December 22, 2014
Kansas hasn’t decided whether to join a lawsuit filed by other states against Colorado over its legalization of marijuana even though the two states share a border.
Christmas tree veterans mark 55 years in business
December 22, 2014
The Delp Christmas Tree Farm is the oldest continuously operating commercial Christmas tree farm in Kansas, said Tony Delp. His father, Cecil, and mother, Ruby, started the farm in 1959 and were founding members of the Kansas State Christmas Tree Growers Association, The Wichita Eagle reported.
Wayfarer signs to point visitors to Baldwin City destinations
December 22, 2014
Visitors soon will be better able to find and make their way around Baldwin City thanks to strategically placed wayfarer signs. At its Dec. 15 meeting, the Baldwin City Council approved a $14,221 contract with Mike Langrehr of Design Specialties to craft 20 wayfarer signs.
Musings from the Hill 14/25
December 22, 2014
Many of us have special Christmas memories of times long gone: traditions passed down from generation to generation. It is a part of Christmas we should endeavor to continue —links to our past. I pass along this family tradition, the parody poem “T’was the Night Before Christmas” my mother Margaret van Haagen Howe wrote in 1955.
Face to Face: Chase Coburn
December 22, 2014
Face to Face is a weekly feature of the Signal in which we introduce readers to those who live for work in the community. This week we meet Chase Coburn.
Kansas senator skeptical of Obama moves on Cuba
December 22, 2014
Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts is skeptical of President Barack Obama’s decision to restore diplomatic ties with Cuba, labeling it as nothing more than a shift in public relations.
Baldwin school district adopts 2015-2016 calendar
December 22, 2014
School to start Aug. 18.