Local News

Light snow, freezing rain could make Friday moring commute dicey
January 30, 2014
Freezing drizzle and light snow is on tap for Friday morning’s drive to school and work
Wind advisory issued for Douglas County
January 26, 2014
A wind advisory warning has been issued for Douglas and several other counties by the National Weather Service.
Baldwin City home inspector stays busy despite sluggish housing market
January 24, 2014
If you bought a home in Baldwin City in the past decade, it’s probable Steve Bauer knows parts of it better than you. Bauer and his wife, Alison, own Bauer Inspection & Consulting Services. Alison answers the phone and schedules the inspections that Bauer performs throughout northeast Kansas.
Haskell Avenue closure in Lawrence could affect commutes from Baldwin City
January 22, 2014
Baldwin City commuters who use County Road 1055/Haskell Avenue to get to work In Lawrence may want give themselves extra time starting Monday. Starting at 7 a.m. Monday, northbound and southbound lanes of Haskell Avenue from 27th to 29th streets will close until the spring of 2015 because of construction on Kansas Highway 10 and the South Lawrence Trafficway.
Friends remember Baldwin City’s Mary Swan as ‘joyful spirit’
January 17, 2014
Lumberyard Arts Center theater to be named for Mary and her husband, Tom Swan.
Historic downtown building’s first floor completion prompts multiple moves
January 14, 2014
USD 348 administrative offices to move Thursday, Friday
Baldwin City man realizes dream of opening body shop at young age
11:45 a.m., January 10, 2014 Updated 11:44 a.m.
Carson Wood welcomes the icy conditions of the past few weeks most have found a nuisance.
Baldwin CIty Republican Club to meet tonight
January 9, 2014
Kansas AG staffer to talk about human trafficking
Baldwin USD 348 cancels school for Monday
January 5, 2014
Monday was to be first day of second semester after two-week holiday break
Arctic air blasts Baldwin City
12:56 p.m., January 5, 2014 Updated 02:12 p.m.
Bitter cold follows season’s third snowfall
Snow, strong winds forecast for tonight
January 1, 2014
Cold snap greets first days of new year
New Year welcomed at Baldwin Athletic Club
December 31, 2013
Highway construction made 2013 down year
Baldwin City food pantry feeds local need
December 31, 2013
30 to 40 people use pantry on average week
Flu bug arrives early in county
December 30, 2013
With 95 cases of influenza seen at Lawrence Memorial Hospital alone over the last 12 days, it’s safe to say the flu bug has arrived in Lawrence — and this time, it’s biting harder than usual.