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One dead in Lawrence shooting; two suspects arrested
July 17, 2013
Victim 51 years old
SEEING DOUBLE: Twin sisters co-found local decor business
July 17, 2013
For much of their lives, twin sisters Mary Leonard and Marie Heath have been mistaken for one another — a typical issue for identical siblings. However, this particular set of twins is using its likenesses in a unique way.
What is more unpopular: Congress or Obamacare?
July 17, 2013
Right out of the chute, it appears the 2014 campaign for U.S. House District 2 will be a contest to determine which is more unpopular: Congress or Obamacare.
Advocates for those with developmental disabilities urge state to abandon proposal
July 17, 2013
Opponents of putting long-term services for those with developmental disabilities under KanCare made a last-ditch plea to state officials on Tuesday.
Environmentalists say provision in House-approved farm bill would make it easier to build coal-burning Sunflower plant
July 17, 2013
Buried in the farm bill that was approved by the U.S. House is a provision that environmentalists say would make it easier to build a coal-burning electric power plant in southwest Kansas.
Bonner Springs’ youth summer camp sees major growth
July 17, 2013
It has become a familiar sight to motorists in Bonner Springs: a high school student or two leading a line of 10 or so elementary students through downtown, or perhaps along streets to the east as they head to Lions Park or the library.