Lawrence Douglas County Fire and Medical crew members walk a KU employee away from Malott Hall on Monday, Dec. 6, 2010. The building was evacuated late Monday afternoon after a possible chemical spill.
Douglas County prosecutors filed a charge of child abuse against Curtis J. Johnson, 32, of Lawrence, after his 5-month-old daughter suffered a broken arm.
Crews investigate the cause of a major power outage in Lawrence at a substation on Sixth and Kentucky streets Monday, Dec. 6, 2010.
House Speaker Mike O'Neal, R-Hutchinson, on Monday congratulates state Rep. Arlen Siegfreid, R-Olathe, after Siegfreid was elected majority leader in the House. He defeated state Rep. Richard Carlson, R-St. Marys, in a 54-36 vote.
Schuyler Bailey, right, has received the prestigious Silver Beaver Award from the Heart of America Council for his more than 15 years of volunteer service to Boy Scout Troop 59, chartered to Lawrence First Presbyterian Church. During a recent scout meeting, Bailey listens while, from left, Steele Jacobs, George Woolverton and Matthew Solcher talk about an upcoming campout.