Videos for February 25, 2008

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Linwood girl shot, in critical condition

A Linwood family is praying for miracle as their daughter fights for her life. Five-year-old Katherine Cook remains in critical condition tonight after she was shot in the head over the weekend. 6News reporter Cory Smith has more.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Board tells schools to implement bullying prevention plans

School board members hear a proposal tonight that expands bullying prevention plans to all Lawrence Public Schools.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Shelter leaders propose new location, rezoning

The search is on for a new site for the city's largest homeless shelter, and now leaders of the Lawrence Community Shelter are asking city commissioners for some help.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Cosby sentencing delayed

After waiting nearly four years and sitting through two trials, family and friends of a man shot and killed inside a south Lawrence apartment will have to wait another week for justice.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Overturned truck delays traffic

An overturned truck on Highway 24-59 north of Lawrence this morning leads to some traffic headaches.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Kansas tobacco company asks smokers to protest tax

RJ Reynolds, the state's second-largest tobacco company, sent an e-mail to Kansas smokers today, encouraging them to attend a rally next month in protest of a proposed cigarette tax increase. 6News reporter Jesse Fray explains why they may be wasting their time.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Coal plant bill reaches legislative negotiators

Legislative negotiators hold their first talks today on a bill that would allow two coal-fired power plants in southwest Kansas.

Published on February 25, 2008

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County looks to take over redevelopment project

Douglas County commissioners are eager to clear the way for redevelopment at the former Farmland property on the east edge of Lawrence.

Published on February 25, 2008

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KidCast

Tonight's KidCast is brought to you by Travis Barfield.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Jackson, Stewart travel to be with families

Every Division I college basketball team has suffered at least one on-the-court loss this season. But this week the Kansas hoops family is dealing with losses of a different kind.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Self rooting for the Wildcats tonight

Tonight the Kansas State Wildcats can do the Hawks a huge favor: the 'Cats host Texas on Big Monday. Should Michael Beasley and company knock off the Longhorns, Kansas and Texas would both have three losses in the conference.

Published on February 25, 2008

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BLHS ladies pass first sub-state challenge

It's sub-state basketball week around the area, and tonight belongs to the 4A ladies. In the Spring Hill bracket, the top-seeded Basehor-Linwood Bobcats knocked off DeSoto 66-36.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Lady Cardinals roll Bishop Ward

The number 2 seed in the Spring Hill sub-state: Eudora High. The 17-3 Lady Cardinals topped Bishop Ward tonight.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Tonganoxie girls fly past Atchison

The Tonganoxie girls are a 2 seed in the Holton bracket. The Lady Chieftains crushed Atchison in round one.

Published on February 25, 2008

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Spring high school sports kick off

While winter sports wind down, spring sports are just firing up. Today marks day one for spring high school sports practices.

Published on February 25, 2008

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6News Now

Videocast for February 25

Published on February 25, 2008

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Stacy Walters on tuition and internships

Stacy Walters, an organizer of the new Douglas County Manufacturing Certificate Program, explains how combining free tuition with paid on-the-job internships can pay off for area companies and program participants alike.

Published on February 25, 2008