Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Home / Stefanie Bryant

Stefanie Bryant

LPD Officer is named as a motorcyclist involved in fatal accident

New details have come in about an early Sunday morning fatal accident on North 1550 Road, involving two motorcyclists in the county. Lawrence Police Department Spokesperson Sgt. Amy Rhoads has confirmed that 51-year-old Robert Heafey, who reportedly swerved to miss a deer, is a Lawrence police officer. He was taken …

Read More »

Woman involved in stolen car with baby inside surrendered to authorities

The woman believed to have stolen a car with a toddler inside turns herself in to authorities. According to Jonathan Carter, spokesman for the Wyandotte County District Attorney’s office, says 29-year old Karri Reich surrendered at 10:15 Tuesday morning. She along, with Tyler Letzig are accused in a scheme of …

Read More »

Man charged in child kidnapping and stolen car incident

Friday, July 14th, Wyandotte Co. District Attorney, Mark Dupree, Sr. announced the formal charges of a man accused in the kidnapping of a 3-year old and taking a stolen car from a gas station, earlier this week. Tyler Letzig has been charged with kidnapping and aggravated endangerment of a child. …

Read More »

Jenkins criticizes Trump tweet regarding MSNBC woman anchor

U.S. Kansas Representative Lynn Jenkins sends out a response to President Donald Trump criticizing MSNBC “Morning Joe” Anchor Mika Brzezinski. Listed below is Congresswoman Jenkins response and POTUS tweet. Jenkins writes “This is not okay. As a female in politics I am often criticized for my looks. We should be …

Read More »

Fuel Up 4 Summer – Summer Food Service Program kicks off today

We know that having a healthy, nutritious meal during the school day is vital for a student’s growth and development. It’s equally important when school’s out. Some local groups are making sure all children have access to lunch, even when the school bell no longer rings. Children and their parents …

Read More »

Lawrence Busker Fest is back in town!

The 10th annual Lawrence Busker Fest gets underway Memorial Day weekend. There are over 20 acts performing on 5 different stages all in downtown Lawrence. You can expect to see musicians, magicians, jugglers, dancers and more! It’s free. For details on the different acts, please go to www.LawrenceBuskerFest.com

Read More »

Four people charged for Trump graffiti

President Donald Trump’s face made an appearance around downtown early this week. Four people were taken into custody of allegedly tagging buildings with a stencil of president trump’s head. Aaron Bunyar, Joshua Boston, Luke Larson and Connor Clause were charged with criminal damage to propery and graffiti. Three locations along …

Read More »

Updated: KU names Med Center Vice Chancellor as new school chancellor

Board of Regents Announce 18th Chancellor of the University of Kansas (Lawrence, Kansas) – Today the Kansas Board of Regents announced the appointment of Dr. Douglas A. Girod as the 18th Chancellor of the University of Kansas. “I am honored to be here today to make this important announcement. Naming …

Read More »

Midco SN expands to Lawrence, 6 News operations to end

6 News’ parent company, Midco, announced on Tuesday, that they will be expanding their Midco Sports Network to the Lawrence market later this summer. With the increased emphasis on local and area sports, they will dissolve Channel 6 and 6lawrence.com, which includes local origination programming and 6 News. Channel 6 …

Read More »