Kansas State's Ron Trewyn on Thursday speaks to members of the Kansas Board of Regents about the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility. Board members looked at the site and then visited the Biosecurity Research Institute.
The proposed site for the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility in Manhattan.
Free State players celebrate Abbey Casady's game tying goal as Shawnee Mission West forward Morgan Mauck (9) looks on during their soccer match Thursday, April 5, 2012 at FSHS.
Free State junior Abbey Casady launches a game-tying shot late in the second half of Free State's soccer match against Shawnee Mission West on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at FSHS.
Lawrence High School tennis player Thomas Irick casts a shadow during a varsity competition Thursday at LHS.
Roger Boyd, director of natural resources for Baker University, sets fire to the Baker Wetlands on Thursday. The controlled burn is an annual event that helps clear the wetlands for new spring growth.
Lawrence High boys tennis player Thomas Irick competes during the Lions’ quadrangular on Thursday, April 5, 2012, at LHS.
Free State junior Chelsea Casady, center, looks to make a pass as she is surrounded by Shawnee Mission West defenders during their soccer match Thursday, April 5, 2012 at FSHS.
Free State sophomore Maddie Dieker (7) and Shawnee Mission West defender Whitney Crow (11) go after the ball during their soccer match Thursday, April 5, 2012 at FSHS.
Flanked by Shawnee Mission West defenders Rachel Overmohle, left, and Taylor Yates, right, Free State sophomore Maddie Dieker (7) races downfield with the ball on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at FSHS.
Shawnee Mission West midfielder Emily Franchett, left, uses her arm to hold off Free State sophomore Allix Ice during their soccer match Thursday, April 5, 2012 at FSHS.
Idan Ginsburg, shown with a historic telescope at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H., is a 1994 graduate of Lawrence High School.
"Sweet Little Lies," directed by Overland Park native Joe Saunders, was partially shot in Eudora. It's now out on DVD.
The Baker Wetlands undergoes a controlled burn Thursday.
Rose Kennedy naps with her two cats, Nuinui and Frezno. Rose, who often dreams of being a cat, is a kindergartner at Broken Arrow School. John Kennedy, of Lawrence, submitted the photo.