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6:00 a.m.
Wreckage rests in a field after a twin-engine plane crashed in a semi-rural area of Jefferson County, northeast of Topeka on Friday, April 22, 2011. Four people were reported to have died when the plane, which was registered to a Scott City company, crashed. 4 killed in Jefferson County plane crash
1:17 p.m., April 22, 2011 Updated 7:29 a.m. in print edition on 1A
A twin-engine plane crashed in a semi-rural area of Jefferson County, about three miles northeast of Topeka, Friday afternoon. According to the Federal Aviation Administration, four people were killed in the accident, which was near the intersection of Kansas Highway 4 and 46th Street, southwest of Meriden.
10:00 a.m.
The Kansas Legislature has approved a balanced budget without a tax increase, but some local officials argue that the state's budget could force them to increase taxes or cut services. Bill in Kansas Legislature would require Obama, other presidential candidates to prove citizenship
11:44 a.m., April 22, 2011 Updated 12:46 p.m. in print edition on 1A
A bill pending before the Kansas Legislature would require that President Barack Obama and other candidates prove their U.S. citizenship before their names could appear on the ballot.
2:00 p.m.
Westbound traffic entering Kansas Highway 10 from Iowa Street Monday, Nov. 8, 2010 near the bridge for the South Lawrence Trafficway proposed extension. Opponents to South Lawrence Trafficway file appeal with U.S. Court of Appeals
April 22, 2011
Groups opposed to the planned South Lawrence Trafficway have asked the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to stop the $188 million project.
6:00 p.m.
Long jumper Nick Gordon soars through the air as spectators watch during the Kansas Relays elite long jump event held downtown on Eighth Street between Massachusetts and Vermont Streets on Thursday, April 21, 2011. 
Kansas Relays events in downtown Lawrence deemed a huge success
April 22, 2011 in print edition on 1A
Increased sales and no broken windows. All in all, people involved with this week’s experiment to host a portion of the Kansas Relays in downtown Lawrence said the events exceeded their expectations.

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