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Fort Riley-based infantry division goes through desert training in California before possibly leaving for Iraq

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June 5, 2008 Severe Weather Wakarusa Fest 2008, Day 1
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6:00 a.m.
Online chat
Chat about Thursday night's potential for severe weather
June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2008/jun/04/forecasters_predict_tornado_outbreak_thursday/">has predicted a major outbreak of storms</a> for Thursday night into Friday morning. Join 6News Meteorologist <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/staff/matt_elwell/">Matt Elwell</a> as he takes questions about preparing for the storm and what the early morning forecasts indicate is coming in the evening.
6:00 a.m.
Online chat
Chat about Thursday night's potential for severe weather
June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2008/jun/04/forecasters_predict_tornado_outbreak_thursday/">has predicted a major outbreak of storms</a> for Thursday night into Friday morning. Join 6News Meteorologist <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/staff/matt_elwell/">Matt Elwell</a> as he takes questions about preparing for the storm and what the early morning forecasts indicate is coming in the evening.
10:31 a.m.
Online chat
Chat about Thursday night's potential for severe weather
June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2008/jun/04/forecasters_predict_tornado_outbreak_thursday/">has predicted a major outbreak of storms</a> for Thursday night into Friday morning. Join 6News Meteorologist <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/staff/matt_elwell/">Matt Elwell</a> as he takes questions about preparing for the storm and what the early morning forecasts indicate is coming in the evening.
10:31 a.m.
Online chat
Chat about Thursday night's potential for severe weather
June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2008/jun/04/forecasters_predict_tornado_outbreak_thursday/">has predicted a major outbreak of storms</a> for Thursday night into Friday morning. Join 6News Meteorologist <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/staff/matt_elwell/">Matt Elwell</a> as he takes questions about preparing for the storm and what the early morning forecasts indicate is coming in the evening.
10:33 a.m.
Online chat
Chat about Thursday night's potential for severe weather
June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2008/jun/04/forecasters_predict_tornado_outbreak_thursday/">has predicted a major outbreak of storms</a> for Thursday night into Friday morning. Join 6News Meteorologist <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/staff/matt_elwell/">Matt Elwell</a> as he takes questions about preparing for the storm and what the early morning forecasts indicate is coming in the evening.
10:33 a.m.
Online chat
Chat about Thursday night's potential for severe weather
June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2008/jun/04/forecasters_predict_tornado_outbreak_thursday/">has predicted a major outbreak of storms</a> for Thursday night into Friday morning. Join 6News Meteorologist <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/staff/matt_elwell/">Matt Elwell</a> as he takes questions about preparing for the storm and what the early morning forecasts indicate is coming in the evening.
10:33 a.m.
Online chat
Chat about Thursday night's potential for severe weather
June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2008/jun/04/forecasters_predict_tornado_outbreak_thursday/">has predicted a major outbreak of storms</a> for Thursday night into Friday morning. Join 6News Meteorologist <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/staff/matt_elwell/">Matt Elwell</a> as he takes questions about preparing for the storm and what the early morning forecasts indicate is coming in the evening.
10:33 a.m.
Online chat
Chat about Thursday night's potential for severe weather
June 5, 2008
The National Weather Service <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2008/jun/04/forecasters_predict_tornado_outbreak_thursday/">has predicted a major outbreak of storms</a> for Thursday night into Friday morning. Join 6News Meteorologist <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/staff/matt_elwell/">Matt Elwell</a> as he takes questions about preparing for the storm and what the early morning forecasts indicate is coming in the evening.
11:00 a.m.
Senator Barack Obama is the presumptive nominee for the Democratic Party. Can he win Kansas?
June 5, 2008 in print edition on 1A
On Feb. 5, thousands of Kansans braved a wet snow and long lines to pack Democratic Party caucus sites and deliver an overwhelming victory to Barack Obama. Four days later, Kansas Republicans held their caucuses. Even though Republican registered voters far outnumber Democrats in Kansas, the turnout was approximately half of the Democratic caucus.
8:55 p.m.
Severe storms are rolling through Douglas County on Thursday evening. Some in Lawrence still without power after thunderstorms
5:16 p.m., June 5, 2008 Updated 11:08 p.m.
Power went out for about 60 people at the height of Thursday’s storm. Organizers of Wakarusa Festival have asked all attendees to leave the park, citing the severe weather.

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Our Town Sports
June 5, 2008 in print edition on B2
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Child protection
A Texas court’s contention that a few cases of underage sex doesn’t justify removal of all children from a religious sect’s ranch raises some troubling questions.
June 5, 2008 in print edition on A7
Child welfare laws in most states express a significant preference for keeping children in their homes or in the custody of biological family members, if at all possible. There are times, however, when returning children to a questionable family situation clearly is not in their best interests.