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Legal fight focuses on western Kansas millionaire’s estate
October 5, 2015
A legal fight is brewing over the $20.6 million estate of a western Kansas man whose will was changed shortly before his January 2013 death.
Baldwin City children’s safety seat check helps parents correct common problems
October 5, 2015
Jason Lemon and his infant son Alex Jacob got a surprise during a Saturday morning child safety seat check in the parking lot of the Baldwin Athletic Club.
“I got a new safety seat, actually,” Lemon said. “I learned our other safety seat was outdated. I learned a lot about our air bags as they pertain to the safety seat.”
Kansas to receive $5.6 million federal workforce grant
October 5, 2015
Kansas is getting nearly $5.6 million from the federal government to help people who are having trouble finding jobs get into work or training.
Face to Face: Alison Bauer
October 5, 2015
Face to Face is a weekly feature in which the Signal introduces readers to those who live and work in the community. This week, we meet Alison Bauer.
Baldwin City Council Agenda, Oct. 5, 2015
October 5, 2015
Presentation of results from citizen’s survey on proposed capital improvement projects on agenda
Tough voter citizenship rules pull Kansas into multiple lawsuits
October 4, 2015
Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s successful push to require new Kansas voters to document their U.S. citizenship has spawned three lawsuits, including one he pursued against a federal agency in trying to enforce the policy.
Wichita attorney elected Kansas Democratic Party chairman
October 4, 2015
A Wichita attorney is the new Kansas Democratic Party chairman after delegates from across the state elected him on a unanimous vote.
Kansas City Connection: Getting pumped for postseason baseball
October 4, 2015
Happy October, dear readers. I hope everyone is maintaining a nice pumpkin spice latte buzz and getting ready for another exciting season of playoff baseball. I know I am.
Louisburg pulls away from Baldwin in second half for 24-7 victory
October 3, 2015
Louisburg scored two fourth-quarter touchdowns to pull away from Baldwin in the Friday, claiming a 24-7 Frontier League victory.
Baldwin High soccer team returning home after improving on road
September 30, 2015
The Baldwin High School soccer team continued its improved play, going on the road to split two matches in the past week.
Baldwin Bulldog cross country teams solid at Rim Rock
September 30, 2015
Baldwin High School cross country teams finished in the middle of the pack Saturday, but those packs were golden.
Baldwin High School volleyball team falls to De Soto
September 30, 2015
The Baldwin High School volleyball team fell Tuesday to De Soto in a Frontier League match, 18-25, 21-25, 16-25.
Baldwin City Senior Mix plans Halloween party
September 30, 2015
The Baldwin City Community Senior Mix will met at 2 p.m. Oct. 15 at the Ives Chapel United Methodist Church, 1018 Miami St., to celebrate an old-fashioned Halloween party.
Baker University Theatre to perform ‘Treasure Island’
September 30, 2015
Performances scheduled Thursday through Sunday
Child safety seat check offered Saturday in Baldwin City
September 30, 2015
Safe Kids Douglas County and its member agencies and volunteers will have a free car seat safety check from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in the Baldwin Athletic Club parking lot, 912 Ames St.
Lumberyard Arts Center’s Bluegrass and BBQ fundraiser Saturday
September 30, 2015
The Lumberyard Arts Center annual Bluesgrass and BBQ fundraiser will be from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the arts center, 718 High Street, and Joe Spurgeon Park directly to the east.
Appeals court refuses to rehear Kansas abortion threat case
September 30, 2015
A federal appeals court on Tuesday refused to reconsider its earlier ruling that a Kansas abortion opponent must stand trial over a letter she sent to a Wichita physician saying someone might place an explosive under the doctor’s car.
Kansas officer’s gesture brings homeless man to tears
September 30, 2015
Touched by the plight of a homeless man forced to walk several hours a day to his job, a Kansas police officer stepped up with a gesture that brought the man to tears.
Kansas governor uses zombie event to promote preparedness
September 30, 2015
Gov. Sam Brownback says if Kansas ever faces a zombie apocalypse, he might use a farm combine to mow them down.
Fiber optic cable live in Baldwin City; Baker to have service soon
September 30, 2015
A little more than a month into his college experience, Baker University freshman Mitchell Lierz is about to get more value from dorm living. As of Tuesday, RG Fiber had two operating connections providing gigabit Internet capacity to Baker’s Baldwin City campus, said Mike Bosch, CEO of the Baldwin City-based RG Fiber. With a few tweaks, that service will be available on campus and the 500 of the school’s 900 students living in its on-campus dorms or apartments.