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    Douglas County Suicide Prevention Coalition to host documentary screening, candlelight vigil Sept. 1

    The Douglas County Suicide Prevention Coalition will host a screening of “The Listeners,” a documentary that follows new volunteers at Headquarters Counseling Center. The screening will be at 7 p.m. Sept. 1 at Lawrence Public Library. Read on...
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    Volunteers needed for bicycle, pedestrian counts

    Volunteers are needed to manually count bicycles and pedestrians at several locations across Lawrence, Eudora, and Baldwin City in September.
  3. KBI warns rapidly emerging drug poses dangerous risk for Kansans

    The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is warning the public of a rapidly emerging drug threat that is believed to have contributed to a number of accidental drug overdose deaths in Kansas within the past month. Read on...
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    Health Champions Linda Cottin, Marilyn Hull touch thousands of lives

    This year’s Douglas County Health Champions Linda Cottin and Marilyn Hull have several things in common. They enjoy helping people in need, they are passionate about improving the health of the community, and their passion stems from personal experiences. Read on...
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    Health Department reminds boaters to practice safety to prevent drownings

    The Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department urges residents to practice safety while boating and swimming in area lakes. Read on...
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