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When you're out of town and tell someone you're from Baldwin City, how do they respond?

Response Percent
I’ve been there for the Maple Leaf Festival.
 
28%
Other
 
28%
My (brother, sister, wife, husband, etc.) went to Baker.
 
22%
That’s a nice area.
 
20%
Oh yes, Midland Railroad.
 
0%
Total 49
Videos
Baker men fall to Park in mens NAIA soccer
September 10, 2014
The No. 8 ranked Baker University men’s soccer team fell 3-2 against rival Park University on Wednesday evening inside Liston Stadium and is still in search of its first victory of 2014.
Baker soccer women down Park, 4-0
September 10, 2014
With the win Baker improved to 3-2 and won its second-straight match, while Park fell to 2-2.f
Free children’s safety check offered Saturday
September 10, 2014
Checks to be at Baldwin Athletic Club
Manager pleads guilty to harboring immigrants
September 10, 2014
The manager of a Chinese restaurant in Kansas City, Mo., has pleaded guilty in Kansas to a charge of conspiring to harbor workers who were in the United States illegally.
US News & World Report names Baker top regional university
September 10, 2014
As they walked between classes Wednesday on the Baker University campus, freshmen Amanda Love and Rachel Lund were already aware the school had been named the top regional university in the state and the 44th such university in the Midwest. Moreover, the two freshmen said they were aware Baker was on the list last year when they were deciding where they would go to college.
Police: Wichita man kept women locked in apartment
September 10, 2014
Wichita police say they’ve arrested a caregiver who allegedly kept two of his ex-girlfriends locked in an apartment for several days.
Man pleads not guilty in fatal scooter crash
September 10, 2014
A Salina man has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter while under the influence of drugs or alcohol after an accident that killed a 93-year-old man driving a mobility scooter.
Baldwin Elementary School Intermediate Center’s garden, orchard popular learning tools
September 10, 2014
Fifth-grader Nina Mozier says she learned basic biology lessons from the seedlings planted last spring in the newly expanded garden at the Baldwin Elementary School Intermediate Center.
“I learned that when we planted them in spring and watered them, they grew,” she said. “I love picking the corn.”
Residents evacuated as roof collapses during fire
September 10, 2014
Firefighters helped evacuate residents during a fire at an Overland Park apartment complex shortly before a roof collapsed.
Baldwin City fix-it shop cover for moped obsession
September 10, 2014
As he stood amid the reconditioned lawnmowers beside his FIXITco. shop, the handlebars of a rooter tiller sticking above a bed of a passing pickup otherwise loaded with junk appliances caught Steve Hibberts’ eye. After calling the driver over to his small-engine repair shop at 331 Ames St., Hibberts looked over the machine and pronounced it a great find to the doubtful driver.
Baldwin volleyball team defeats Spring Hill
September 10, 2014
The Baldwin Bulldog volleyball team went on the road to sweep Spring Hill in three sets Tuesday to complete a week that saw them finish third in Frontier League Tournament.
Baldwin downs nemesis De Soto in high school soccer
September 9, 2014
De Soto — The Baldwin High School boys soccer team ended two years of frustration against De Soto, gutting out a 1-0 victory in a crucial early Frontier League match.
Democrat in Kansas 1st having event with lawmakers
September 9, 2014
The Democratic nominee in the 1st Congressional District of Kansas is preparing to have a Statehouse news conference with former and current state legislators.
Winter wheat planting underway in Kansas
September 9, 2014
Kansas growers have begun seeding their fields for next year’s winter wheat crop.
AIG plans to add 300 jobs in Olathe
September 9, 2014
State officials were on hand to celebrate a ribbon cutting at a new contact center for American International Group in Olathe.
Kansas seeks to dismiss gun lawsuit challenge
September 9, 2014
Kansas has asked a court to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a national gun control group against a state law that challenges federal authority to regulate firearms.
Face to face: Marilee Valentine Beins
September 9, 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 Marilee Valentine Beins.
Topeka council to consider nudity ban
September 8, 2014
The Topeka City Council will consider making public nudity a misdemeanor offense.
Baldwin USD 348 Board of Education agenda for Sept. 17
September 8, 2014
In a departure from the board’s regular routine, the meeting will be on a Wednesday and at the Baldwin Elementary School Intermediate Center
Ex-budget director to discuss deficit with farmers
September 8, 2014
The former Kansas budget director will discuss the effect of the budget deficit at a series of presentations hosted by farm groups.