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Five Questions: Heart healthy snow shoveling
February 4, 2014
With more than six weeks of winter still ahead of us, American Heart Association spokeswoman Ciara O’Brien Murray shares advice on how to care for your heart while shoveling snow.
Heavy snowfall buries Baldwin City
02:43 p.m., February 4, 2014 Updated 12:45 a.m.
Shortly after noon with about 4 inches of snow on the ground from the season’s biggest winter storm, Kwik Shop clerk Dana LeRow was busy ringing up customers lined four deep at the counter. Speaking over a small front-end loader clearing the convenience store’s parking lot of snow for the second time today, LeRow said the store had been busy all morning
KU medical experts warn of snow shoveling dangers
February 4, 2014
Health experts at the University of Kansas Hospital are warning people to avoid overtaxing their hearts while shoveling snow.
Baldwin City wakes to snow
February 4, 2014
Baldwin City awoke today to the first flakes of a storm that is forecast to dump 8 to 10 inches on the area before ending Wednesday morning. By 9 a.m., nearly an inch of snow was on the ground and accumulating quickly. Traffic is still moving easily on city streets pre-treated in advance of the storm. That is not likely to last long with snow coming down at the present rate.
Tonganoxie Phil: Early spring is on its way
February 4, 2014
Longtime physician by day, weather prognosticator by morning. Dr. Phil Stevens has been practicing medicine at the same office in downtown Tonganoxie for more than 58 years.
Baldwin City officials oppose bill that would limit cities’ participation in broadband extension
February 4, 2014
Count Baldwin City officials as among those unhappy with a measure introduced in the Kansas Legislature that would prevent the state’s municipalities from bringing or helping bring broadband Internet to their communities.
Face to Face: Baldwin City Finance Director Brad Smith
February 4, 2014
Face to Face is a weekly profile of the people who live and work in Baldwin City. Each week, we will select another person to feature. This week, the Signal profiles Baldwin City Fiance Director Brad Smith