Archive for Saturday, June 21, 2008

Lead stories

6:00 a.m.
A Homeland Security Department study examining the possible effects of a foot-and-mouth disease outbreak from proposed research facilities locations in the continental U.S. was released Friday. The study concluded that economic losses in an outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease could surpass $4.2 billion if the lab, currently located in New York, were moved near livestock herds in Kansas or Texas. Federal report: Manhattan still in running for Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility
2:36 p.m., June 20, 2008 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on 1A
A site at Kansas State University in Manhattan remains in the running for a new $450 million bio-security laboratory, according to a draft of a federal study that examines potential sites for a new national Bio- and Agro-Defense Facility.
10:00 a.m.
Investigators from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office put on plastic shoe coverings as they enter a home at 1602 N. 1500 Road, where a woman was injured on Thursday night. Sheriff’s officers investigating woman’s injuries
9:45 a.m., June 20, 2008 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on 1B
Injuries to a woman at a house east of Lawrence Thursday night are being investigated by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.
2:00 p.m.
The Lawrence Community Theater Vintage Players re-enact a radio broadcast of "The Amazing Interplanetary Adventures of Flash Gordon" on Friday at South Park during the Chautauqua program. Entertainment, history collide
June 21, 2008 in print edition on 1B
History wasn’t all the Chautauqua program brought to South Park Friday night. Science fiction, comic and radio entertainment took center stage under a big tent thanks to the Lawrence Community Theater Vintage Players.
6:00 p.m.
Lawrence police recovered Items used to make drugs at the Jayhawk Motel, 1004 N. Third St.. A man wanted on a warrant from Coffey County was arrested at the scene. Two men arrested in connection with stolen vehicles
3:12 p.m., June 20, 2008 Updated 12:00 a.m. in print edition on 3B
Lawrence police have arrested two people in connection with two stolen vehicles.

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4-H and FCE News
June 21, 2008 in print edition on D3
4-H and FCE news around Lawrence
Around and about
June 21, 2008 in print edition on D3
Around and about Lawrence
Scouting news
June 21, 2008 in print edition on D5
Scouting news from the Lawrence area
Club news
June 21, 2008 in print edition on D5
Club news from the Lawrence area
Military news
June 21, 2008 in print edition on D3
Military news from the Lawrence area