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Baldwin City Signal Pet of the Week: Keshawn
March 31, 2014
The Signal’s Pet of the Week is Keshawn, a 21-month-old Rottweiler/keeshond mix.
Kansas historic site hosts Bleeding Kansas play
March 31, 2014
The Kansas Historical Society says an acting troupe of history re-enactors plans to present the play “Bleeding Kansas Characters.”
Musings 0403
March 31, 2014
It is springtime, but April can be the cruelest month. Many states are still locked into winter. In our area, the middle tier, a gorgeous April day may be followed by a brief final fling of winter’s last gasp. My daffodils are bravely blooming surviving icy winds clad in snowy blankets.
Kansas residents rush to meet Obamacare deadline
March 31, 2014
Counselors are expecting a crush of late-hour requests for help from Kansas consumers seeking to navigate the federal government’s online health insurance marketplace.
Kansas House panel leader resigns over school bill
March 31, 2014
The House Appropriations Committee’s chairman has resigned from the committee because he says he can’t s
Baldwin Intermediate School geography bee winner preparing for state competition
March 31, 2014
Fifth-grader Grady McCune knows Madagascar is a large island in the Indian Ocean and not just an animated movie. He can also locate on the map such current global news hotspots as Ukraine and Malaysia. That map knowledge has won the Baldwin Elementary School Intermediate School student two straight school geography bees and has earned him a trip Friday to compete in the state geography bee.
Face to Face: Baldwin Elementary School Intermediate Center Principal Dan Wallsmith
March 31, 2014
Face to Face is a weekly feature highlighting those who live or work in Baldwin City. Each week The Signal will pick one person to highlight in the community. This week we meet Baldwin Elementary School Intermediate School Principal Dan Wallsmith.
Chameleon King: Bonner Springs resident has unique hobby
March 31, 2014
Ted Kasckow peers into the cage, trying to point out each of his three newest purchases. “That’s the fun part about chameleons — trying to find them,” he notes.