Archive for Wednesday, February 12, 2014

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How would you rate the city's effort at plowing streets after last week's snow?

Response Percent
Excellent. My street was cleared within the first 24 hours.
 
41%
Ok, but I had to shovel my drive again after the plows went by.
 
37%
Poor. Needed a four-wheel drive to get around.
 
13%
Good. The main streets were cleared soon but took some time to really clear side streets.
 
6%
Total 29

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Kansas ‘religious freedom’ bill clears first hurdle in Topeka
February 12, 2014
With a 72-42 vote Tuesday, Kansas House members gave first-round approval to a bill that aims to protect the rights of individuals, religious groups and businesses to refuse services or goods for gay weddings based on religious beliefs.
Baldwin High School edges rival in fundraising campaign
February 12, 2014
It was announced at last Tuesday’s basketball games between Baldwin and Eudora high schools that BHS students won a fundraising challenge for the American Heart Associaiton between the two schools.
Baldwin school district seeking information of 4 and 5 year olds
February 12, 2014
The Baldwin school district is encouraging all parents or guardians of children who will be 5 years old before Aug. 31, 2014, to contact the district about attending the annual Kindergarten Round Up in May.
Legislators to have town all meeting in Baldwin City
February 12, 2014
Lawmakers to meet public Saturday at Lumberyard
Baldwin City Rainbow Preschool selling tickets for Spring Fling
February 12, 2014
Rainbow Experience Preschool will have its a Spring Fling benefit at 6 p.m. at Enright Gardens.
Kansas: State senator bashes KU over anti-NRA tweet
February 12, 2014
The head of a subcommittee that is reviewing Kansas University’s budget lobbed several pointed criticisms of KU administration during a discussion on Wednesday with KU Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little.
Two transported to hospital after morning accident in Baldwin City
08:34 a.m., February 12, 2014 Updated 05:07 p.m.
The Kansas Department of Transportation is reporting an injury accident 8:10 a.m. today has closed U.S. Highway 56 at Santa Fe Street in Baldwin City to all traffic.
Outgoing Baker president delivers state of the university address
February 12, 2014
Outgoing President Pat Long took the opportunity Tuesday during her final state of the university address to give an emotional acknowledgement to the students, faculty and staff of Baker University.
Baldwin girls take down rival Eudora
February 12, 2014
The Baldwin girls scored an easy 55-34 victory road Tuesday against rival Eudora.
Hot Eudora hands Baldwin season’s second loss
February 12, 2014
The Baldwin High School boys fell behind 5-0 early in their Tuesday game at Eudora and were never able to take the lead in a 57-51 loss to their Douglas County rival.