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12:00 a.m.
'Hawks in the NBA
Live from Madison Square Garden: Aldrich taken 11th, Henry 12th
Posted June 24, 2010
10:16 p.m. update: By Jesse Newell Which player is a better fit with their new team, Cole Aldrich with Oklahoma City or Xavier Henry with ...
6:00 a.m.
Kansas players Cole Aldrich, left, and Xavier Henry hug after being selected with consecutive picks Thursday at the NBA Draft. Aldrich was taken 11th, while Henry was selected 12th. Back-to-back: Emotional Aldrich, Henry savor consecutive selections to draft lottery
June 25, 2010 in print edition on 1B
For the past 12 months, former Kansas University basketball player Xavier Henry spent his days developing a strong friendship with teammate Cole Aldrich.
10:00 a.m.
A proposed expansion to the Lawrence Public library includes a renovated entrance on Vermont Street, shown in this artist’s rendering. Library expansion plan gaining momentum
June 25, 2010 in print edition on 3A
A November election to decide the future of the Lawrence Public Library is looking more likely.
2:00 p.m.
Lawrence police officers and Douglas County sheriff deputies detain a suspect in a stabbing incident along the bike path near Clinton Lake. William E. Nichols was arrested after a 15-minute manhunt in the area between the YSI softball fields and the Clinton Lake Dam Wednesday, June 16, 2010. Victim testifies to details of last week’s attack on west Lawrence bicycle path
June 24, 2010 in print edition on 1A
A 30-year-old Lawrence man, William Nichols, made another appearance in Douglas County District Court on Thursday, facing charges for his attack on a woman on her bicycle in west Lawrence last week.
6:00 p.m.
KU Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little speaks at a press conference regarding the retirement  of Athletic Director Lew Perkins. Kansas Athletics board may get outside help in wake of ticket scandal
11:47 a.m., June 24, 2010 Updated 2:47 p.m. in print edition on 1A
Lew Perkins may soon have company in the leadership ranks at Kansas Athletics Inc.

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Wedding on Aisle 9! Couple weds at grocery
June 25, 2010 in print edition on A6
Here comes the bride, down Aisle 9.
Companies ramp up spending, fuel economic growth
June 25, 2010 in print edition on B7
Companies are spending again, and that could mean better economic times ahead.
Tough year
School district and teachers’ negotiators made the best of a bad budget situation this year; city, fire and police negotiators should try to do the same.
June 25, 2010 in print edition on A7
Congratulations, to Lawrence school board and teacher negotiators for reaching a reasonable and relatively quick agreement on teacher salaries for the coming year.