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Lawrence Humane Society launches crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for new shelter

The Lawrence Humane Society announced today the launch of a crowdfunding campaign to raise $150,000 for the organization’s new animal shelter facility. The new, state-of-the-art shelter will address the significant challenges faced in the organization’s existing facility, allowing LHS to save more lives. The Lawrence Humane Society has already raised …

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New details emerge in fatal motorcycle accident

New details emerge in the fatal motorcycle accident involving, 56-year old Jesse Del Campo. Del campo and Lawrence police officer, 51-year old Robert Heafey were traveling Westbound in the 1600 block of North 1550 road when a deer ran out in front of Heafey. Heafey swerved to miss the deer, …

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Basehor man convicted in crash that killed 2 groomsmen

William Wilson, 22 year old Basehor resident was convicted in June of involuntary manslaughter due to DUI when he was 20. The deceased were his brother and Uncle. They were traveling back from a drinking establishment on June 13, 2015 when an accident occurred and only Wilson survived. A packed …

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Six-state speed enforcement to be held this weekend

A six-state speed enforcement will occur this weekend, from July 21 through July 23. The Kansas Highway Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will join law enforcement from Arkansas, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, and Oklahoma to address speeding. As speed increases, the severity of a crash increases, which could lead to …

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Lawrence Arts Center receives $20,000 challenge grant

The Lawrence Arts Center receives a $20,000 challenge grant from the Jedel Family Trust. It’s all about making the arts accessible to all children and families in Lawrence. If they meet this challenge, an additional 400 families in Lawrence will get financial aid to receive art courses. The arts center …

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VEC Candidate Forum

A public forum was set to educate voters on the City Commission candidates. The upcoming primary elections will cut the current commission down from 8 to 6, and it’s voters that determine who stays and who goes. It’s one of the first opportunities to get to know the candidates and …

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Door-to-Door Sellers Misrepresenting Themselves as Midco in Lawrence

July 19, 2017 – Lawrence, KS: Midco has been notified of door-to-door sellers misrepresenting themselves in Lawrence and has contacted local police. After approaching someone’s residence, these sellers falsely identify themselves as Midco representatives. Real Midco door-to-door sellers wear blue Midco shirts, wear employee ID badges and carry peddler’s permits. …

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Former American Idol Josh Gracin Brings His Country Sound to The Oread

Reserve Your Spot Now at This Up Close & Personal Concert Enjoy an intimate live music event with former American Idol and Marine Josh Gracin for one night only Saturday, August 26 at The Oread. Gracin brings his amazing voice and band to town! Take advantage of The Oread’s dinner …

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