Videos for November 26, 2007

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Jeff. Co. says no to Wakarusa

Jefferson County commissioners this afternoon voted two to one against granting a special event permit to landowners of the Circle S Ranch for June's Wakarusa Music and Camping Festival.

Published on November 26, 2007

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School mental health program to continue

District officials announced tonight that thanks to funding from Bert Nash Community Mental Health Center nine WRAP workers will be concentrated in secondary schools.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Broken Arrow awarded for academic excellence

Broken Arrow Elementary School joins an elite group today receiving the Governor's Achievement Award.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Oread Inn on city commission agenda

City leaders hope to hear from the public tomorrow night on a proposal to build a seven-story hotel near the KU campus.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Fuel spill cleanup continues

Cleanup continued today on I-70 in Lawrence after a fuel spill late Sunday night. Crews were still on the scene this morning.

Published on November 26, 2007

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US Bank president retires

After 20 years in charge of Lawrence's largest bank, Chuck Warner is retiring. Warner has been president of US Bank and its predecessors since 1988.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Wichita native Gates speaks at KSU

The man charged with defending the US returned to his home state today. Defense Secretary Robert Gates delivered a Landon Lecture at Kansas State University.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Warmer days ahead

More than 2000 coats will be handed out in Lawrence this weekend for the 21st annual Scotch Share the Warmth giveaway.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Free State students in the slammer

A variation on a classic playground game has students doing time at Lawrence Free State High School. 6News reporter Lindsey Slater has more on prison ball and how it keeps kids going in and out of the big house.

Published on November 26, 2007

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KidCast with Katherine Price

Katherine Price delivers tonight's KidCast.

Published on November 26, 2007

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B-Rush steps in to save Jayhawks

Twelve minutes in his first game back, 16 minutes in game two and 36 minutes last night. So much for the slow and gradual return of Kansas guard Brandon Rush.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Hawks wait for bowl decision

No Big 12 championship game for the Kansas football team this weekend. The Jayhawks now wait for a big-time bowl committee to come calling.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Firebirds look to build off last year's state playoff success

Free State High enters a new boys' basketball season after a 13-12 record a year ago. What last year's mark doesn't tell you is that the Firebirds won 4 of their last 5 contests, all in the state playoffs.

Published on November 26, 2007

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LHS packs the house for coach

It was a special night at Lawrence High as the Lions community packed the house. Proceeds go to assistant football coach Devon McAnderson, who suffers from a rare bone disease.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Drama on the hardwood

On Sunday night Kansas survived Arizona in overtime. The game, however, narrowly missed being decided in regulation in one of the most dramatic endings in Allen Fieldhouse history.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Talib's Heisman vote goes to Chase Daniel

Chase Daniel is suddenly the starting QB for the top-ranked team in the land and a contender for the Heisman Trophy. Jayhawk CB Aqib Talib says Daniel "ran the show" in Saturday's Border Showdown.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Lombardino signs with Ichabods

Basehor-Linwood's Cassie Lombardino will play collegiately at Washburn. Lombardino has the fourth all-time leading score in BLHS history.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Three Questions with ... Chuck Warner, president of U.S. Bank in Lawrence,

Chuck Warner, president of U.S. Bank in Lawrence, answers three questions as he approaches retirement: about leaving a 20-year career in banking, about holding the same job under changing corporate names, and about his previous stint in the film business.

Published on November 26, 2007

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6News Now

Videocast for November 26

Published on November 26, 2007

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Tanker spill

Traffic was slowed for several hours as emergency crews responded to a gas tanker spill on westbound I-70.

Published on November 26, 2007

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Self medicating

Sgt. Felix Zacharias shares his methods of coping with the stress of fighting in Iraq.

Published on November 26, 2007