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Seasonal travel: Be prepared for driving during winter
04:12 p.m., December 13, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Be prepared for driving during winter
5 Questions: Picking safe toys
Pay heed to labels, guidelines, experts advise
December 7, 2011
Cherie Sage, state director of Safe Kids Kansas, reminds shoppers that safety needs to be on the top of everyone’s list when picking out a child’s toy this holiday season.
Time to Winterize: Prepare house now for season’s onset
02:32 p.m., November 29, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Prepare house now before season’s onset
Preparing the bird: Experts talk turkey for Thanksgiving
01:52 p.m., November 21, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Experts talk turkey for Thanksgiving
Authorities on lookout for two Lansing prison escapees
November 15, 2011
Prison officials said the two prisoners were confirmed missing at 6 p.m. Tuesday from the prison’s East Unit, where minimum custody inmates are housed.
Holiday Travel: Airlines, airports brace for annual onslaught
02:44 p.m., November 15, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Dean Headley, Airline Quality Rating co-author and marketing professor at Wichita State University, talks about air travel during the upcoming holidays.
5 Questions: Honoring service
Holiday celebrates all veterans, living and dead
November 8, 2011
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs answers questions about Veterans Day, which is Friday.
5 Questions: Time to fall back
02:17 p.m., November 1, 2011 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Clocks need to change at 2 a.m. Sunday.
Eudora Lions Club sponsors Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk
November 1, 2011
Eudora’s first Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk will be Nov. 19.
Judge issues warrant for arrest of Eudoran accused of pointing handgun at resident
November 1, 2011
A Douglas County judge Monday issued a warrant for the arrest of a 21-year-old Eudora man who did not show up for court Monday in an aggravated assault case.
5 Questions: No tricks
Take steps to insure Halloween stays safe
October 26, 2011
Halloween is Monday, and safety advocates offer their advice for keeping the holiday safe for youngsters.
5 Questions: Enrollment time
Seniors need to review Medicare drug plans
October 19, 2011
The open-enrollment period for Medicare Prescription Drug Plan and Medicare Advantage plans began Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7. The Kansas Insurance Department answers questions below about the plans.
Celebrating Fall: Annual Maple Leaf Festival is this weekend
October 12, 2011
Annual Maple Leaf Festival is this weekend
Eudora woman injured in fatal MagnaGro accidentin 2010 files suit against Lawrence company, owner
October 7, 2011
A Eudora woman who was injured and is also the sister of a man who died in an April 2010 industrial accident in Lawrence has filed a lawsuit against MagnaGro Corp. and its owner Raymond Sawyer.