Joe Preiner Overnight Reporter

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Injury accidents gnarl traffic on three highways
KHP closes K-10 for six hours
August 26, 2011
All lanes of Kansas Highway 10 near Eudora were reopened shortly after 10:15 p.m. after the Kansas Highway Patrol’s commercial vehicle accident reconstruction team investigated a serious accident from earlier Thursday afternoon.
Douglas County Emergency Management reminds residents to not rely solely on sirens during severe weather
June 13, 2011
The last time the emergency sirens went off in Douglas County, Jeff Stolz barely heard the sound over the music playing in his house. Stolz, who’s lived about a block from one of the county’s outdoor sirens for three years, said if the tunes had been any louder he might not have heard them at all.
Two dead, three with serious injuries after accident on Kansas Highway 10 near Eudora
12:00 a.m., April 17, 2011 Updated 05:00 p.m.
A 5-year-old and a 24-year-old were killed and three others were seriously injured in a two-vehicle accident Saturday on Kansas Highway 10, near mile marker 11 just south of Eudora.
Baldwin City man injured in motorcycle accident
April 11, 2011
A 29-year-old Baldwin City man was taken to Overland Park Regional Medical Center Saturday afternoon after suffering injuries in a motorcycle accident.
Fire crews respond to chimney fire near Baldwin City
November 11, 2010
Fire crews responded to reports of a structure fire in the 1400 block of North 200 Road Thursday afternoon.
Two boys found safe after losing canoe on trip down Wakarusa River
March 19, 2010
Emergency crews from Douglas County spent about two hours Thursday night searching the Wakarusa River south of Lawrence for two missing boys.

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